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Indian govt bond yields seen steady as traders await fresh triggers

Bond yields have eased over the last few sessions, after the Reserve Bank of India's board last week approved the transfer of a record 2.11 trillion rupees as surplus to the government

Indian govt bond yields seen steady as traders await fresh triggers
Updated On : 28 May 2024 | 8:46 AM IST

Govt bond yields largely unchanged as traders await fresh debt supply

The gains will be capped as the central bank's record surplus transfer to the government has boosted market sentiment

Govt bond yields largely unchanged as traders await fresh debt supply
Updated On : 24 May 2024 | 10:30 AM IST

Indian bond yields flat as traders eye next move to infuse cash in system

The government has bought back securities aggregating to only around Rs 17,900 crore ($2.15 billion), against notified quantum of Rs 1.60 trillion in May

Indian bond yields flat as traders eye next move to infuse cash in system
Updated On : 22 May 2024 | 10:31 AM IST

Indian govt bond yields seen rangebound as traders await fresh cues

Yields declined on Monday tracking a drop in US yields, as traders turned optimistic on the Federal Reserve's rate cuts during the year after weaker-than-expected April nonfarm payrolls data

Indian govt bond yields seen rangebound as traders await fresh cues
Updated On : 08 May 2024 | 9:06 AM IST

Indian govt bond yields seen steady as traders eye fresh triggers

Bond yields declined in the first two days of the week, before giving up some of the fall on Wednesday, as oil prices and US yields continued to be around levels where a further upside is possible

Indian govt bond yields seen steady as traders eye fresh triggers
Updated On : 25 Apr 2024 | 10:32 AM IST

Robeco, Lombard Odier among buyers of new Adani Green Energy bonds

Adani Green and associated firms raised $409 million this month in the conglomerate's first debt sale since a damaging short-seller report last year

Robeco, Lombard Odier among buyers of new Adani Green Energy bonds
Updated On : 28 Mar 2024 | 9:00 AM IST

Bond traders pin hopes on dovish RBI pivot to extend Budget rally

Indian bonds have rallied over the past three months, fueled by overseas inflows ahead of global index inclusion starting June

Bond traders pin hopes on dovish RBI pivot to extend Budget rally
Updated On : 05 Feb 2024 | 7:43 AM IST

Sebi issues guidelines on product offerings by online bond platforms

Capital markets regulator Sebi on Friday restricted online bond platform providers from offering products other than listed debt securities on their platforms. In addition, the regulator allowed them to offer securities such as Government Securities, Treasury Bills, listed Sovereign Gold Bonds, listed municipal debt securities, and listed securitised debt instruments on their online bond platforms, according to a circular. Under the rules, Online Bond Platform Providers (OBPPs) need to register themselves as stock brokers in the debt segment of the stock exchange. OBPs offer an avenue for investors, particularly non-institutional investors to access the bond market. While restricting products offered on an online bond platform, Sebi reiterated that an entity acting as an online bond platform provider would cease to offer on its platform or any other platform website, products or services not permitted under the rules. It, further, said that the holding company, subsidiary, or ...

Sebi issues guidelines on product offerings by online bond platforms
Updated On : 16 Jun 2023 | 9:39 PM IST

India must limit H1 bond sales to 55% of annual goal, say traders

India aims to borrow gross Rs 15.43 trillion ($187.85 billion) through a sale of bonds in the next financial year beginning April 1, up from the Rs 14.21 trillion raised this year

India must limit H1 bond sales to 55% of annual goal, say traders
Updated On : 08 Mar 2023 | 2:48 PM IST

Bond traders request RBI to shift to multiple price auctions of govt debt

In a uniform price auction, traders are wary of bidding at price levels that are way off the prevailing price of a bond in the secondary market

Bond traders request RBI to shift to multiple price auctions of govt debt
Updated On : 05 Mar 2023 | 10:51 PM IST

Technical glitch on NDS-OM holds up trade in govt bonds for over one hour

According to bond traders, the RBI's NDS-OM platform suffered technical issues between 9:05 am and 10:08 am IST, which led to trade almost coming to a halt during that period

Technical glitch on NDS-OM holds up trade in govt bonds for over one hour
Updated On : 23 Nov 2022 | 11:49 PM IST

CBDC bond trades surge; volumes jump double-fold in second week

Bulk of CBDC wholesale pilot trading concentrated in liquid 5-yr, 10-yr bonds

CBDC bond trades surge; volumes jump double-fold in second week
Updated On : 09 Nov 2022 | 11:25 PM IST

RBI's e-rupee pilot takes off; Day 1 bond trade deals hit Rs 275 crore

SBI, BoB hammer out first gilt deal using digital rupee; 48 transactions carried out

RBI's e-rupee pilot takes off; Day 1 bond trade deals hit Rs 275 crore
Updated On : 01 Nov 2022 | 11:24 PM IST

Global green bond issuance hit new record high last year at $269.5 billion

Green bonds are a growing category of fixed-income securities that raise capital for projects with environmental benefits

Global green bond issuance hit new record high last year at $269.5 billion
Updated On : 25 Jan 2021 | 6:56 AM IST

Singapore-based bond trade platform set for New Year launch in India

Singapore-based bond exchange, BondEvalue, developed by India-origin entrepreneurs, is targeting to launch a blockchain-platform in the New Year to facilitate investment in bonds by individuals

Singapore-based bond trade platform set for New Year launch in India
Updated On : 18 Oct 2020 | 6:25 PM IST

Bond traders in India brace for likely borrowing hike to Rs 6 trillion

The additional borrowing could take full-year issuance to a new high of 13 trillion rupees from the current 12 trillion rupees target, according to Bloomberg calculations

Bond traders in India brace for likely borrowing hike to Rs 6 trillion
Updated On : 28 Sep 2020 | 8:43 AM IST

Will govt meet its fiscal deficit target? Bond traders are too skeptical

The central bank in August already approved a record Rs 1.76 trillion ($24.4 billion) payout to the government

Will govt meet its fiscal deficit target? Bond traders are too skeptical
Updated On : 16 Oct 2019 | 6:57 AM IST

Bond traders caught off-guard as talk of limited fiscal space gains ground

A gauge of volatility for India's 10-year sovereign bonds rose to an eight-month high

Bond traders caught off-guard as talk of limited fiscal space gains ground
Updated On : 23 Sep 2019 | 3:49 PM IST

RBI to soon take steps to boost bond trading: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

In order to improve access to long-term finance, the government would be setting up an organisation to provide credit enhancement for infrastructure and housing projects

RBI to soon take steps to boost bond trading: FM Nirmala Sitharaman
Updated On : 24 Aug 2019 | 1:49 AM IST

Budget 2019: Traders have a challenge spotting govt's hidden, growing debt

There's growing expectations that the government will do an accounting sleight of hand to keep its deficit in check: borrow via state-owned firms and issue special bonds

Budget 2019: Traders have a challenge spotting govt's hidden, growing debt
Updated On : 03 Jul 2019 | 10:50 AM IST