Mar 31, 2021 05:57 PM IST
For the current financial year (2020-21), the gross borrowing estimate was revised to Rs 12.8 lakh crore as against the Budget estimate of Rs 7.8 lakh crore. However, Economic Affairs Secretary Tarun Bajaj said the Centre has borrowed a record gross Rs 13.70 lakh crore in 2020-21, while net borrowing was Rs 11.43 lakh crore.
- Feb 17, 2021 09:44 AM IST
Investors can trade through the exchanges and also participate in primary issuances directly through their Retail Direct account
- Jan 08, 2021 06:38 PM IST
Investors are taking profits from gilt funds or g-sec funds, as yields not expected to see meaningful dips from current levels
- Sep 02, 2020 02:04 PM IST
Most pension fund managers’ g-sec schemes have delivered double-digit returns over five years
- Aug 12, 2020 09:41 AM IST
The NPS allows investments in equity, corporate debt, government securities and alternative asset schemes
- Feb 10, 2020 10:54 AM IST
Governments are criticised for using institutions as captive source of financing deficits and retail participation will mitigate this criticism.
- Dec 21, 2019 10:47 AM IST
The repo rate currently is at 5.15 percent and the 10-year G-Sec yield was trading ~6.75 percent in pre-announcement of ‘Operation Twist. This could be one of the key reasons behind the move.
- Jul 17, 2019 01:19 PM IST
The fall in g-sec yields is understandable because investors are assuming further rate cuts. However, one can still not be sure if these cuts will deliver higher investment when the broader economic environment is not yet conducive.
- Apr 18, 2019 10:00 AM IST
Why has the Indian yield curve steepened?
- Nov 29, 2016 06:16 PM IST
The expectations on a repo rate cut have been tempered with hike in cash reserve ratio (CRR), Icra said in a note.
- Nov 21, 2016 03:14 PM IST
Bankers have maintained a positive stance after the roll-out of the demonetisation scheme. Rakesh Sharma, MD & CEO of Canara Bank concurs with the optimism and says that the bank is not facing issues since the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) formed the task force to manage the chaotic situation.
- Oct 27, 2016 11:23 AM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, SK Dubey, MD of PNB Gilts said that company's current book is at Rs 4500 crore and it has sufficient margin to increase book if opportunities come.
- Aug 29, 2016 06:58 PM IST
Meeting corporates' credit needs would emerge as a challenge, unless the corporate bond market develops rapidly, diversifying the risk across market participants other than banks.
- Aug 25, 2016 06:13 PM IST
It has been decided to enhance the aggregate limit of partial credit enhancement (PCE) provided by banks, permit brokers in corporate bond repos, authorise the platform for repo in corporate bonds and encourage credit supply for large borrowers through market mechanism.
- Aug 17, 2016 11:10 AM IST
The Indian market is likely to continue its upward trend for the next 2-3 years. Investors will have to rummage through the overpriced pockets in the market, says Krishna Kumar Karwa, MD & CEO of Emkay.
- Nov 06, 2015 08:44 AM IST
The 10-year benchmark is likely to trade in a range of 7.65-7.70 percent today, says Ajay Manglunia of Edelweiss.
- Nov 24, 2014 07:44 PM IST
"The Public Debt of the Central Government (excluding liabilities under the 'Public Account') provisionally increased to Rs 49,60,472.3 crore as at end-September 2014 from Rs 48,27,485.6 crore at end-June 2014," a Finance Ministry report said.
- Nov 17, 2014 12:56 PM IST
A Kotak Institutional Equities report says net profit of the BSE-30 Index grew 6 percent year-on-year, well below expectation of 10.1 percent growth; while EBITDA grew 1.8 percent, 3.8 percent lower than expectation.
- Feb 06, 2014 09:15 AM IST
The rupee started off trade on a positive note. It rose 17 paise to 62.40 per dollar as against Wednesday's closing of 62.57.
- Nov 28, 2013 08:51 AM IST
The new 10-year yield is likely to trade today in a range of 8.65-8.72 percent, says Mohan Shenoi, Kotak Mahindra Bank.
- Nov 05, 2013 08:54 AM IST
Overnight rates could trend lower this week on the back of easier liquidity conditions due to government spending, says Sandeep Bagla, ICICI Securities.
- Oct 14, 2013 04:34 PM IST
Jitendra Solanki of JS Financial Advisors analyses whether one should invest in the tax free bonds rolled out by the Power Finance Corporation.
- Sep 20, 2013 10:41 AM IST
If RBI cuts rates today, then the 10-year rate will go down, but it won't go below 7.90 percent in the lower end, says Mohan Shenoi of Kotak Mahindra Bank.
- Sep 02, 2013 08:44 AM IST
The rupee trajectory will be the key determinant of market direction, says Ajay Manglunia, Edelweiss.
- May 31, 2013 08:54 PM IST
The 8.20 percent government security maturing in 2025 dropped to Rs 106.28 from Rs 106.40 yesterday, while its yield edged up to 7.41 percent from 7.40 percent.