Government Borrowings

Mar 29, 2017 at 17:12 | Source:
When the central government goes around with a hat in hand, it is usually questionable whether it can negotiate, much less, secure cheaper loans.
Mar 28, 2017 at 07:40 | Source: PTI
The government has decided to borrow Rs 3.5 lakh crore from the market in 2017-18, around Rs 75,000 crore lower than the current fiscal.
Mar 03, 2017 at 14:11 | Source:
The fiscal deficit is a measure of the governments annual borrowing. The government borrows because its expenses, like those of a household, often exceed income. It raises loans from the market; issues treasury bills and borrows from small savers.
Feb 21, 2017 at 15:08 | Source: PTI
"The government has expressed its decision to adopt the path of fiscal rectitude. Thus the previous government borrowings figure of Rs 5.80 lakh crore has been pared to Rs 3.48 lakh crore. This leaves of a gap of more than Rs two lakh crore," SEBI wholetime member G Mahalingam said at an Assocham seminar here today.
Feb 18, 2017 at 12:54 | Source: PTI
The rise in the borrowings of state governments would exert upward pressure on state development loan (SDL) yields in the financial year 2017-18, Roy said.
Feb 17, 2017 at 19:08 | Source: PTI
The gross market borrowing of the state governments is likely to rise from Rs 3.7 trillion in 2016-17 to Rs 4.5 trillion in 2017-18 which would exert an upward pressure on state development loans (SDL) yields in the next fiscal, rating agency ICRA said.
Feb 11, 2017 at 19:06 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Veteran banking experts believe a serious NPA problem cannot be bilaterally solved by bankers and borrowers, it has to have major policy support from the government, the RBI and the administration.
Feb 06, 2017 at 15:00 | Source:
Stating that the tax incentive for second home loan borrowers is being virtually misused, revenue secretary Hasmukh Adhia, on February 4, 2017, citing limited resources, said that it was prudent to subsidise first-time buyers R
Feb 01, 2017 at 17:38 | Source:
A bond is a debt security, similar to an IOU. Borrowers issue bonds to raise money from investors willing to lend them money for a certain amount of time. When you buy a bond, you are lending to the issuer, which may be a government, municipality, or corporation.
Feb 01, 2017 at 15:20 | Source: PTI
Hailing the government's decision to grant infrastructure status to affordable housing segment, experts believe it will provide ample push for the sector as developers will now be able to get access to preferential and lower borrowing rates from banks.
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Lowering of government borrowings as announced in the budget from Rs 5.80 lakh crore to Rs 3.48 lakh crore during the current fiscal would augur well for the corporate bond market, a SEBI official said.

3.08 PM Feb 21st


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not indulged in any sort of populism which would have put strain on countries financials. It was also positive to see Finance minister committing to keep Government borrowings under control while maintaining Fiscal deficit at 3.2% level. Market has reacted well today. Follow up session tomorrow or day after

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maintained a good balance between Social welfare and growth. Personally, I appreciate the fact that 2 months away from election, Government has not indulged in any sort of populism which would have put strain on countries financials. It was also positive to see Finance minister committing to keep Government

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subsidiary of PNB and has good holding of Promoter holdings from parent company.. As a dealer, the Company`s activities include supporting government borrowing program through underwriting of government securities issuances and trading in a gamut of fixed income instruments, such as government securities

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The author has not done justice to the gravity of the matter. S/he has merely explained the basic concept of fiscal deficit alluding to the impact of the current economic scenario on SMEs. For instance, one can elaborate on the effects of increased government borrowing on interest rates, and how

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Chances of rate cut recedes as March end inflation is estimated at around 7%. RBI may wait for government borrowing program before taking any rate cut action.

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year the government borrowing will be used for servicing its interest & not for productive use. 2. Slow down is very real irrespective of what stock markets are saying.The government is having multiple damages of rising unemployment,rising crude prices,rising food cost & lower income in hands of people

6.43 PM Dec 2nd 2012

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of borrowing. The company borrows funds for itself on individual basis. Government borrows funds for itself showing company stake. Absolute loans taken by the company or against company stake may exceed the value of the company itself because while borrowing at level of holding company one does not have

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Source:Business Standard - The government is planning to stick to the borrowing programme for the current fiscal. Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Saturday that as of now there are no plans to go for an additional government borrowing. The government would borrow Rs 2 lakh crore

12.10 PM Nov 28th 2012

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Source:Wall Street Journal - European stocks fell and the euro weakened but government borrowing costs in the euro zone's most fiscally frail countries were stable as investors digested news that talks on Greece's next tranche of aid have been adjourned until Monday. Greek stocks

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