May 03, 2016 at 07:26 | Source: PTI
"Derivatives are an integral risk management tool for business entities and financial institutions. However, derivative markets can also lead to excessive and opaque risk taking, which may result in systemic risks, especially so in the context of the over-the-counter (OTC) derivative markets," the central bank said in a notification this evening.
May 02, 2016 at 19:00 | Source: CNBC
The easy money policies from central banks around the world is a "fascinating movie to watch," Buffett said, stressing he does not try to make money off central bank rate moves.
May 02, 2016 at 13:18 | Source: CNBC
The Nikkei 225 closed down 518.67 points, or 3.11 percent, at 16,147.38, after initially tumbling as much as 4.14 percent in early trade. On Thursday, the benchmark index shed 3.61 percent, after the Bank of Japan surprised markets by standing pat on its monetary policy.
May 02, 2016 at 10:26 | Source: Reuters
Adding to the subdued sentiment, a survey released on Sunday showed that activity in China's manufacturing sector expanded for the second month in a row in April but only marginally, raising doubts about the sustainability of a recent pick-up in the economy.
May 02, 2016 at 09:12 | Source: PTI
The total amount of funds yet to be raised by the state-run banks to shore up their capital requirements stands at Rs 22,257 crore, Finance Ministry said in reply to a Parliament question on Friday.
May 02, 2016 at 08:47 | Source: Reuters
Indian banks have either taken over or are in the process of seizing majority control in 18 firms with a combined debt of about USD 15 billion, under a central bank plan that allows them to swap the companies' debt for equity and freeze non-performing loans, brokerage Religare Capital Markets estimates.
Apr 29, 2016 at 20:57 | Source: Reuters
Central banks in Asia's emerging markets are introducing new policy tools to get lenders to cut borrowing costs and move credit more quickly through their slowing economies.
Apr 29, 2016 at 10:13 | Source: CNBC
The central bank, the People's Bank of China (PBOC), set the midpoint of the yuan trading band against the dollar at 6.4589, down 0.56 percent compared with the previous fix at 6.4954. That's the biggest change since 2005, when China removed its peg to the dollar.
Apr 29, 2016 at 08:52 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Quality of global growth remains a concern, while current market conditions are conducive for commodity-based economies, says Viktor Shvets of Macquarie.
Apr 29, 2016 at 08:49 | Source: Reuters
Struggling with ultra low inflation, the ECB cut its deposit rate to -0.4 percent in March to force cash parked with the bank into the real economy to generate growth and inflation.