FIIs added net 19K long Index Futures, net 40K long Index CE, net 32K short Index PE and net 31K long Stocks Futures. They were net sellers in equity segment to the tune of ₹3455 crore during the week. Thus FIIs displayed a long bias in Derivatives while continuing with their selling in equities this week. FIIs are now holding 42% of long Open Interest and 28% of short Open Interest in Index Futures.
Clients showed short bias in every category this week, they added 16K short Index Futures, 10K short Index CE, net 127K long Index PE, net 8K short Stocks Futures this week.
Nifty OCT added 44K contracts in new business, Banknifty OCT Open Interest, however, remained flat with addition of only 4K contracts.