Fed Rate hikes and the Indian Markets

The table below shows the size and length of the FED Tightening Cycle

Source: Samir Arora

In recent memory,the FED started tightening on 30 June 2004,hiked rates 17 times till the rate was 5.25% and the cycle lasted 25 months i.e. till July end 2006

How did the Indian markets fare in this period?

The Nifty went from 1505.6 on 30 June 2004 to 3143.2 on 31 July 2006 i.e. it doubled.

 

Marquee Pre-IPO Investors of Coffee Day

Coffee Day Enterprises Limited (parent company of Cafe Coffee Day) is coming out with its IPO next week with the price band in the range of Rs.316-Rs.328

Six months back,on March 02,2015, the Company had placed shares with India’s most prominent investors at Rs.362.5 per share (Adjusting for bonus)

The list of investors with the amounts invested is shown below:

Entity # of Shares (Pre-Bonus) Amount Invested (In Crores)
Nandan Nilekani 258620 75.00
Rare Enterprises (Rakesh Jhunjhunwala) 34482 10.00
Derive Investments (Radhakishan Damani) 34482 10.00
Ramesh Damani 10344 3.00
Ketan Sheth 6896 2.00

 

Who bought what yesterday

Yesterday was a day of carnage in the markets.Interesting to see these entities pick up shares in bulk .

Date Symbol Security Name Client Name Buy / Sell Quantity Traded Trade Price / Value (In Crores)
Wght. Avg.
24-Aug-15 ESCORTS Escorts India Ltd. GREATER INDIA PORTFOLIO BUY 660521 154.41 10.20
24-Aug-15 GHCL GHCL Limited OCEAN DIAL GATEWAY TO INDIA MAURITIURS LTD BUY 924034 115.87 10.71
24-Aug-15 INDTERRAIN Ind Terrain Fashions Ltd MALABAR INDIA FUND LIMITED BUY 45505 599.02 2.73
24-Aug-15 JUBLINDS Jubilant Industries Ltd EQUITY INTELLIGENCE INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED [P M S] BUY 100000 238.39 2.38