FIIs have added 42K long Index Futures contracts this week but a large part of this could be in NOV series. They have been net sellers in equity segment for ₹1766 crores in the week so far.
Clients have reduced exposure in Index Futures this week while adding Long Stocks Futures.
Nifty OCT has shed 2543 contracts in Open Interest while 10682 contracts have been added to Nifty NOV/DEC OI suggesting new business addition. Banknifty OCT, however, has shed 8508 contracts this week with merely 1628 contracts rolled over to Nifty NOV/DEC