FII and DII Data Live

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Jul 14, 2024

The FII and DII full form Foreign institutional investors (FII) and domestic institutional investors (DII) are crucial components of the Indian stock market. Fll refers to foreign investors investing in Indian stock markets, while DII includes local mutual funds, insurance companies, and financial institutions. Understanding these factors is essential for investors, as data significantly influences the stock market's direction.

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*All Values are in Rs. Cr

DateGross PurchaseGross SaleNet Purchase/ Sale
12-07-202419,11415,0924,022
11-07-202415,36016,497-1,137
10-07-202417,46416,880584
09-07-202414,53714,223314
08-07-202413,56413,50361
05-07-202413,35412,1131,241
04-07-202413,83711,2612,576
03-07-202418,02412,5405,484
02-07-202414,55116,551-2,000
01-07-202413,20613,632-426
28-06-202420,60620,629-23
27-06-202430,84923,1917,659
26-06-202419,92123,456-3,535
25-06-202417,33216,1561,176
24-06-202413,72014,374-654
21-06-202444,52346,314-1,790
20-06-202416,27715,862415
19-06-202424,85216,9447,908
18-06-202419,10216,5322,569
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*All Values are in Rs. Cr

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*All Values are in Rs. Cr

DateGross PurchaseGross SalesNet Purchase/Sales
12-07-202419,11415,0924,022
11-07-202415,36016,497-1,137
10-07-202417,46416,880584
09-07-202414,53714,223314
08-07-202413,56413,50361
05-07-202413,35412,1131,241
04-07-202413,83711,2612,576
03-07-202418,02412,5405,484
02-07-202414,55116,551-2,000
01-07-202413,20613,632-426
28-06-202420,60620,629-23
27-06-202430,84923,1917,659
26-06-202419,92123,456-3,535
25-06-202417,33216,1561,176
24-06-202413,72014,374-654
21-06-202444,52346,314-1,790
20-06-202416,27715,862415
19-06-202424,85216,9447,908
18-06-202419,10216,5322,569
14-06-202415,69113,5152,176

FII and DII Trading Activities

FIIs, including registered offices, banks, and government bodies, invest in other countries' financial assets to make profits. India's growing potential attracts FIIs from various countries, contributing to currency appreciation. DIIs, including Indian banks, mutual funds, insurance companies, and government bodies, trade large volumes of shares, significantly impacting the Indian stock market.

The Purpose of FII and DII in the Share Market

The Indian share market, like many others, sees participation from two major categories of institutional investors, Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs) and Domestic Institutional Investors (DIIs). Both play crucial roles in the market's dynamics, each with distinct purposes.

What is FII and DII?

Important integrals in the Indian stock market are FII and DII. Retail investors are categorised under Fll or Foreign institutional investors, whereas investment institutions like mutual funds and pension funds are categorised under Fll or retail investors. Through these institutions, domestic institutional investment (DII) is conducted. 

Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs)

  • Bring in foreign capital: FIIs invest funds from overseas investors like pension funds, hedge funds, and sovereign wealth funds. This inflow of foreign capital helps to increase liquidity in the market, potentially leading to higher valuations for Indian companies. 
  • Provide global perspective: FIIs bring with them expertise and insights from global markets, which can help to identify undervalued opportunities in the Indian market and drive price discovery. 
  • Influence market sentiment: Large FII buying or selling can influence market sentiment and impact stock prices in the short term.

Domestic Institutional Investors (DIIs)

  • Mobilise domestic savings: DIIs invest funds collected from domestic sources like mutual funds, insurance companies, and pension funds. This helps to channel domestic savings into productive investments, supporting economic growth.
  • Provide stability: DIIs generally have a longer-term investment horizon than FIIs, contributing to market stability by counterbalancing short-term volatility. 
  • Focus on local knowledge: DIIs have a deeper understanding of the Indian economy and local companies, allowing them to make informed investment decisions based on specific market dynamics.

Overall, both FIIs and DIIs play complementary roles in the share market:

FIIs bring in fresh capital and global insights, while DIIs provide stability and mobilise domestic savings. Their combined activity contributes to a more vibrant and efficient market, benefiting investors and the economy.

How to Use FII and DII?

  • The NSE website updates FII and DII statistics daily. A retail investor can keep track of FII and DII actions, such as the securities they buy and sell. 
  • The FII and DII data may be read using the Buy and Sell values, however it is preferable to focus on the net value. This will assist you make the greatest stock selection possible. If the net value of an FII or DII is positive, they have made a net buy; if it is negative, they have sold it. 

What Types of FIIs vs DIIs are Allowed in India? 

Here are some FII and DII types allowed in India: 

Types of FIIs that are allowed in India:

  • Mutual funds 
  • Investment Trusts
  • Banks 
  • International Pension Funds 
  • Foreign Central Banks 
  • Sovereign Wealth Funds 
  • Insurance companies 
  • Endowments in the Public Interest 
  • Foreign Government agencies 
  • International Multilateral Organizations

Types of DIIs that are allowed in India: 

  • Indian mutual funds 
  • Local pension funds 
  • Indian banks
  • Indian financial institutions 
  • Indian insurance companies  

Important Terms to Know in FII and DII Activity?

Some important terms related to FII and DII activity today are:

PIS (Portfolio Investment Scheme): This scheme allows FIIs (Foreign Institutional Investors), NRIs (Non-Resident Indians), and PIOs (Persons of Indian Origin) to invest in the Indian stock market through designated bank accounts.

FDI (Foreign Direct Investment): This type of investment involves acquiring a controlling stake or a long-term interest in an Indian company or business.

FPI (Foreign Portfolio Investment): This type of investment involves buying and selling financial assets or securities in the Indian market without acquiring a controlling stake or a long-term interest.

FAQs on FII & DII

FIIs are permitted to invest all of their assets in debt instruments as long as they receive the necessary SEBI clearance. These investments, which go toward the overall cap on external commercial borrowing, can be made in dated government securities or listed or soon-to-be-listed corporate debt instruments.

FIIs are international institutional investors who make investments outside of their own country. Conversely, DIIs are institutional investors who limit their investments to within their nation.

Foreign institutional investors are the full form of FII, and domestic institutional investors are the complete form of DII.

FIIs' investment decisions can influence market sentiment and stock prices, while DIIs' actions can provide stability and liquidity, affecting overall market dynamics.

FIIs' decisions are influenced by global economic trends, currency fluctuations, and geopolitical events, while DIIs' choices are influenced by domestic economic indicators and market conditions.