IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/sae/emffin/v15y2016i1p49-83.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Influence of Foreign Institutional Investments (FIIs) on the Indian Stock Market: An Insight by VAR Models

Author

Listed:
  • Harsh Vardhan
  • Pankaj Sinha

Abstract

The study examines the influence of foreign institutional investments (FIIs) on the Indian equity market and its role in integration with the United States (US) equity market. Different vector autoregression (VAR) models have been employed for sub-periods created by the structural breaks. Despite global recessionary conditions, both purchase and sales of FIIs have steadily increased. The FII inflows and outflows are significantly influenced by the domestic equity market. The exchange rate has no effect on FII inflows; however, outflows are influenced by its change. The US equity market has no influence on FIIs’ inflows but has marginal impact on the outflows. JEL Classification: C58, C54, G23, G18, G15

Suggested Citation

  • Harsh Vardhan & Pankaj Sinha, 2016. "Influence of Foreign Institutional Investments (FIIs) on the Indian Stock Market: An Insight by VAR Models," Journal of Emerging Market Finance, Institute for Financial Management and Research, vol. 15(1), pages 49-83, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:sae:emffin:v:15:y:2016:i:1:p:49-83
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://emf.sagepub.com/content/15/1/49.abstract
    Download Restriction: no

    More about this item

    Keywords

    Foreign institutional investments (FIIs); structural change; VAR;

    JEL classification:

    • C58 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Financial Econometrics
    • C54 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Quantitative Policy Modeling
    • G23 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Non-bank Financial Institutions; Financial Instruments; Institutional Investors
    • G18 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Government Policy and Regulation
    • G15 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - International Financial Markets

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:sae:emffin:v:15:y:2016:i:1:p:49-83. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (SAGE Publications). General contact details of provider: http://www.ifmr.ac.in .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.