Aug 26, 2021 06:24 PM IST
Reluctance to borrow both by businesses and consumers means banks are turning to the least lucrative asset
- Apr 16, 2021 09:50 PM IST
The benchmark 10-year bond yield closed at 6.08%, down 5 basis points on the day after earlier rising to 6.18%, its highest since April 7.
- Dec 20, 2019 02:35 PM IST
The central bank has decided to conduct simultaneous purchase and sale of government securities under Open Market Operations (OMO) for Rs 10,000 crore each on December 23, 2019.
- Jul 05, 2019 07:29 PM IST
The government's gross borrowing and revised fiscal deficit targets also added to relief in debt markets, paving the way for lower yields going forward.
- Feb 18, 2019 08:06 AM IST
Net gold purchases by central banks in 2018 was at the highest level since the dollar’s convertibility to gold was suspended in 1971
- Nov 15, 2018 12:46 PM IST
In a notice posted on its website on Thursday, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) said it would encourage local government bonds to target purchase and trade by local investors.
- Dec 15, 2017 12:35 PM IST
The auction will be conducted on NSE's e-bid platform from 1530 hrs to 1730 hrs after the close of market hours, the exchange said in a circular.
- Nov 24, 2017 01:53 PM IST
The auction will be conducted on BSE's ebidxchange platform from 1530 hrs to 1730 hrs, after the close of market hours, the exchange said in a circular.
- Nov 03, 2017 01:51 PM IST
The auction will be conducted on NSE's ebid platform from 1530 hrs to 1730 hrs after market hours, the exchange said in a circular.
- Sep 28, 2017 06:39 PM IST
Last week, RBI also removed masala bonds or the rupee-denominated bonds from the corporate debt limit to allow increase in investments by FPIs.
- Apr 06, 2017 04:51 PM IST
While REIT would help developers unlock value from their leased out assets, it would also provide a much-needed entry and exit vehicle for the global institutional investors.
- Mar 31, 2017 09:41 PM IST
The Reserve Bank today increased foreign portfolio investors' (FPI) limits on investment in government bonds by an aggregate Rs 170 billion for the April- June period.
- Jan 06, 2017 12:30 PM IST
The IRF contract is based on 6.79 percent central government security maturing on December 26, 2029, and will be available for trading from January 10, BSE said in a circular.
- Oct 17, 2016 08:00 PM IST
Demand for high-yielding Indian government bonds is dwindling, going by the reduced interest seen at an auction on Monday for foreign investors for rupee-denominated sovereign paper.
- Jun 10, 2016 03:41 PM IST
TCS ploughed USD 3 billion into the market from January to March, its annual balance sheet showed last month, shifting funds that totalled 80 percent of its surplus cash position. Previously the company had largely invested in mutual funds.
- Jun 06, 2016 12:21 PM IST
There are several reasons for this. Banks have to wait for their high cost deposits to mature. Also for the big banks with 40 percent in savings and current accounts, the rate cut has impact only on 60 percent of the deposits.
- May 27, 2016 08:54 AM IST
The IRF contract based on 7.61 percent central government security maturing on May 9, 2030, will be made available for trading from May 30 this year, BSE said in a circular.
- May 23, 2016 09:32 PM IST
Reserve Bank will buy government bonds worth Rs 15,000 crore through Open Market Operations
(OMO) this week to infuse liquidity in the markets
- Apr 22, 2016 08:32 PM IST
Reserve Bank will conduct auction of
eight state government bonds aggregating Rs 4,815 crore on
- Apr 18, 2016 03:09 PM IST
The lower cut-offs are likely to come as a relief for state governments, given the fear of higher costs of debt, as their market borrowing is seen up by around 20 percent compared with last year.
- Apr 11, 2016 01:58 PM IST
"Let me emphasise that Reserve Bank never sends out e-mails asking for payments. We have about USD 360 billion worth of foreign exchange reserves and we also have about Rs 8 lakh crore of government bonds. We really don't need your money," Rajan said at the launch of Unified Payments Interface (UPI) system.
- Apr 05, 2016 08:08 AM IST
Call money rates, however plunged due to subdued demand from borrowing banks and also adequate liquidity conditions in the banking system.
- Mar 14, 2016 09:38 AM IST
Marc Faber said central bank policies are essentially monetizing debt, particularly in Japan, where he claims the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is buying all the government bonds the treasury is issuing.
- Mar 03, 2016 07:54 PM IST
Government bonds (G-Secs) dropped on heavy selling pressure from banks and corporates, while the overnight call money rate maintained higher due to firm demand from borrowing banks amid tight liquidity in the banking system.
- Feb 24, 2016 06:58 PM IST
Globally, gold prices held ground above USD 1,230 an ounce, acting as foil against risk alongside top-rated government bonds as oil's fall rippled into global equity markets.