Falaknaaz Syed
Assistant Editor
New Delhi
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More non-life insurers to take IPO route for capital needs

Driven by capital requirements to expand business and maintain solvency margins, the coming months may see some more non-life insurers launching their Initial Public Offering (IPO).

Higher provisions, weak loan growth to mar bank earnings

The banking sector is expected to report yet another quarter of subdued performance on both revenue and profitability fronts.

GIC Re IPO: opportunity for long-term investors

State-owned General Insurance Corporation of India, the country’s largest reinsurance company in terms of gross premium for FY17, will launch its Rs 11,370 crore mega initial public offering (IPO)

Premiums set to cost more after listing of insurers

Listing of non-life insurance companies on the bourses has brought back the industry’s focus on profitability, which for the past decade was driven purely by topline.

Reserve bank moots external benchmark for lending rates

Lamenting the arbitrariness of banks in pricing loans to borrowers and delaying monetary transmission, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is planning to bring a new external benchmark for lending rate

RBI paints dim picture; projects higher inflation, lower growth

As widely expected, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the central bank decided to keep interest rates unchanged, shrugging off government pressure to cut rates to boost economic growth.

Mixed signals on policy as RBI likely to push banks into lowering rates to drive growth

While the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the central bank is likely to maintain a status quo on rates on Wednesday, the central bank may push banks to cut lending rates given the abundant liqui

Tightrope walk for RBI as growth, inflation weigh heavy

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is caught in a bind as it meets over the next two days to announce the fourth bi-monthly monetary policy on Wednesday.

RBI may stand pat on rates at Oct 4 policy meeting

Referring to the recent outflows by foreign institutional investors, Ritesh Jain, chief investment officer, BNP Paribas Mutual Fund, tells Falaknaaz Syed that FIIs

Rupee hit, experts await govt action on economy

With domestic risks emanating from falling economic growth, widening fiscal and current account deficit, nervousness among foreign investors have risen hurting the rupee.

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