Market Fund raising via equity market routes plunges 60% to Rs 63,744 crore in 2018 Updated : December 29, 2018 10:16 AM IST Apart from equity, firms have also mopped up Rs 29,944 crore through public issuance of bonds during the year. Out of the cumulative Rs 63,744 crore garnered through public equity markets in 2018, a large chunk or Rs 33,244 crore has been mopped up from initial public offers (IPOs). Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.