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Feb 05, 2019
Govt to make additional borrowing of Rs 36,000 crore during current fiscal through dated securitiesAs per the calender issued previously, the last tranche for borrowing through government bonds was to complete in the week ending 8 March, 2019.
Dec 06, 2018
Bonds rise to 8-month high on Reserve Bank of India's bond purchase hopes, inflation commentsThe 10-year benchmark bond yield fell to as low as 7.38 percent, its lowest since April 11 and compared with its previous close of 7.44 percent.
Oct 24, 2018
RBI to infuse liquidity into the market by purchase of government bonds worth Rs 12,000 cr on ThursdayThis is part of the RBI's liquidity infusion of a total of Rs 36,000 crore this month, to be held in three phases, through purchase of government bonds in order to meet the festival season demand for funds.
Oct 10, 2018
Reserve Bank of India to inject Rs 12,000 cr into system on 11 October to manage liquidityThe auction to purchase government bonds is a part of the Open Market Operations (OMO) to manage liquidity in the system which seems to be facing liquidity tightness
Jan 24, 2018
Budget 2018: Bond investors want level playing field with equities in capital gains taxThe yields on government bonds have surged by more than 100 basis points (100 basis points is equal to 1 percent) since August 2017.
Jan 17, 2018
Government cuts size of additional borrowing from Rs 50,000 cr to Rs 20,000 cr saying it is enoughOn 27 December, the government had stated that it would raise additional market borrowing of Rs 50,000 crore
Dec 28, 2017
Govt's higher borrowing of Rs 50,000 crore means there will necessarily be fiscal slippageThe alternative is to have central govt breach fiscal deficit target and borrow more from the market, which is being done now
May 24, 2017
Paytm launches niche payments bank offering 4% interest, to open 31 branches initiallyAs many as 11 companies including Reliance Industries and India's top three telecom operators were in 2015 permitted by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to set up payments banks which can take deposits and remittances but cannot lend.
Apr 07, 2017
Finmin wants to cut EPF rates by 50 bps: Will it give way to better investments?The Finance Ministry has been following the cost reduction approach in the process spurning and undermining the more demanding income-enhancement approach.
Mar 31, 2017
PPF rate cut: Why Modi govt is wrong in linking small savings interest rates to bond yieldsIt reinforces the depressing view that the Modi government is unsympathetic to the concerns of the small man though the BJP has been winning successive state elections thanks to his unstinted support