Equity benchmark sensex jumped 248 points to end at a fresh life-time high on Tuesday, tracking gains in index heavyweights Reliance Industries, HDFC Bank and Bharti Airtel amid positive global cues and persistent FPI inflows. After touching an all-time high of 49,569.14 during the day, the 30-share BSE index ended 247.79 points or 0.50 per … Continue reading Sensex jumps 248 points to end at new peak

Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs), which own more than 24 per cent of the domestic market, pumped in a record $8.1 billion last month, highest in 12 years, and at $5 billion to date, December also looks to get record inflows, says a foreign brokerage report.