Prices of long term bonds are more susceptible to the changes in bond yields, compared to bonds maturing in near term.
Its housing finance subsidiary Piramal Capital & Housing Finance also raised Rs 4,000 crore of term loans in the same period.
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After years of volatility, gold makes a comeback, fixed income investors look ahead
Hopefully, with spread of investor base, with more people holding G-Secs, the requirement of trading and hence liquidity will start developing.
It's true that global storm clouds are gathering, but the India Vix shows the Indian market has not paid much attention to them as yet
Individuals with low-risk appetite can consider lock-in rates at current level.
For borrowers, the new framework is aimed at making loan pricing more transparent. But it may also mean more volatility in their EMIs
RBI Governor hinted in the post-policy media conference that if the upside risks to inflation projections do not materialize, there is scope for review of the policy stance sometime going forward.
If expectations come true, after a three-day meet from December 3 to 5, the 6-member Monetary Policy Committee will keep its key policy repo rate unchanged at 6.5 percent
"The board of directors of the bank, have by circular resolution... approved the raising of tier II capital by issue of tier II Basel III compliant bonds for an issue size of Rs 200 crore with green shoe option of additional Rs 100 crore aggregating Rs 300 crore in one or more tranches on a private placement basis," Indian Overseas Bank said in a regulatory filing.
The rating downgrade considers the series of resignations from the board of directors, which raises concerns on corporate governance at the bank, ICRA said in a note.
The Board of Directors at their meeting held on Thursday, November 22, 2018 has considered and approved to augment the capital, the bank said in a regulatory filing.
NHAI has filed papers for "public issue of taxable, secured redeemable non convertible bonds in the nature of debentures upto Rs 10,000 crore".
By investing in AAA oriented portfolios, you are that much better off, but you cannot avoid credit risk completely.
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Longer maturity bonds or bond funds may be volatile for some more time.
It can be argued that despite enjoying windfall gains from the drop in global oil prices, the NDA government opted to shore up revenue by raising taxes, instead of passing the benefit to customers.
The company has sought some "accommodations" from NCLT for itself and 40 group units under the Companies Act
The saving grace may come with a caveat that the infrastructure lender may have to create a tangible plan to monetise its assets. RBI is set to meet shareholders on Sept 28
By virtue of being debt instruments, bonds are relatively risk-free instruments, especially when compared to shares
Ripple effects of the DHFL-panic were also felt on other companies including non-banking financial company (NBFC) and mortgage lender Indiabulls Housing Finance.
Trade on Friday was so volatile that the BSE benchmark Sensex tanked, only to recover by over 800 points before the end of the day. Here are a few factors that have contributed to uncertainty in the market
It is expected, though not desirable, that credit-related incidents may happen
The supply of US bonds will spike if China sells its holdings resulting in a rise in yields. Higher yields will drive up the cost of borrowing for consumers and companies, causing the economy to slow down