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Initial Steps Towards Setting up of a Public Credit Registry for India

University and business school professors Analysts at banks, non-bank finance companies (NBFCs), rating agencies, among others ...

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Latest Law on Transfer or Issue of Security by a Person Resident Outside India

Notification No. FEMA 20(R)/2017-RB (07/11/2017)

These Regulations may be called the Foreign Exchange Management (Transfer or Issue of Security by a Person Resident outside India) Regulations, 2017....

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Introduction of Legal Entity Identifier for large corporate borrowers

RBI/2017-18/82 DBR.No.BP.BC.92/21.04.048/2017-18 (02/11/2017)

The Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) code is conceived as a key measure to improve the quality and accuracy of financial data systems for better risk management post the Global Financial Crisis. LEI is a 20-digit unique code to identify parties to financial transactions worldwide....

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The current Agenda: Restoring Public Sector Bank Health in India – Influx of funds: What history reveals?

The news that recapitalization of public sector banks with a sum of Re 2,11,000 Crores by public release of a news item by the Central government to clean up the legacy of Non- Performing Assets...

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Permission to resident / non-resident entities to hedge transactions with simple Procedures

Notification No. FEMA. 388/2017-RB (24/10/2017)

Notwithstanding anything contained in paras 4, 5, 5A and 5B, resident entities with foreign currency exposures and non- resident entities with rupee exposures, other than individuals, may hedge underlying exchange rate risk arising out of transactions permitted under Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999...

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PML (Maintenance of Records) Sixth Amendment Rules, 2017

Notification No. G.S.R. 1318(E) (23/10/2017)

Provided also that in case the officially valid document presented by a foreign national does not contain the details of address, in such case the documents issued by the Government departments of foreign jurisdictions and letter issued by the Foreign Embassy or Mission in India shall be accepted as proof of address....

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RBI clarifies that linking Aadhaar to bank accounts is mandatory

Press Release: 2017-2018/1089 (21/10/2017)

Some news items have appeared in a section of the media quoting a reply to a Right to Information Act application that Aadhaar number linkage with bank accounts is not mandatory....

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RBI Report on MCLR Interest rate: Or simply interest rate on loans by commercial banks – what we lost or would gain

We wish our readers a happy Deepavali. We never had it so good to find that RBI would undertake whether commercial banks had really passed on any gains or losses to its customers whether on loans (various types) or deposits (yes, various types too) and pass any judgement after discussing with the banks. A common […]...

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Interest subvention scheme for Women SHGs – Year 2017-18

RBI/2017-18/80 FIDD.GSSD.CO.BC.No.17/09.01.03/2017-18 (18/10/2017)

RBI/2017-18/80 FIDD.GSSD.CO.BC.No.17/09.01.03/2017-18 October 18, 2017 The Chairman / Managing Director Public and Private Sector Banks (As per list in Annexure II) Dear Sir / Madam, Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM) – Aajeevika – Interest Subvention Scheme Please refer to our cir...

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PML (Maintenance of Records) Fifth Amendment Rules, 2017

Notification No. 6/2017 (16/10/2017)

Obtaining a certified copy by reporting entity shall mean comparing the copy of officially valid document so produced by the client with the original and recording the same on the copy by the authorized officer of the reporting entity in a manner prescribed by the regulator....

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Latest RBI / FEMA News

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The RBI (Reserve Bank of India) is India’s Apex bank which governs the banking regulations in the country and controls all the monetary policies of the country. It began its operations 1st of April 1935 at the time of British Rule as per the provisions laid down in the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934. After India’s independence on 15th August 1947, the Reserve Bank of India was nationalized on 1st January 1949.

Reserve Bank of India is an independent monetary authority that regulates banks and offers important financial services such as controlling inflation, maintaining foreign exchange reserves, and providing monetary policy report. It plays a significant role in developing strategies of the Indian Government.

The FEMA Act (Foreign Exchange Management Act) is an Act constituted by the Indian Parliament for consolidating and amending the law related to foreign exchange for facilitating the external trade and payments and also for encouraging orderly maintenance and development of foreign exchange market in the country. This act was passed in the year 1999 during the winter session which replaced the previous Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA). The FEMA Regulations makes offenses with respect to foreign exchange civil offenses.This Act extends and is applicable for the entire nation. FEMA Act allowed a new regime for foreign exchange management that is consistent with the World Trade Organization’s emerging framework.

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