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India's RBI surprises again with post-budget rate cut MUMBAI: India's central bank unexpectedly lowered its policy rate for the second time this year on Wednesday, backing a government that is pushing to revive economic growth as inflation cools.Although markets had broadly expected the Reserve Bank of India to reduce rates again after a cut in January, few had expected a move just days after the government unveiled a budget that took a slower path to lowering the fiscal deficit.The reduction in the RBI's policy repo rate by 25 basis points to 7.5 percent sent Indian bond prices to 20-month highs."Given low capacity utilisation and still-weak indicators of production and credit off-take, it is appropriate for the Reserve Bank to be pre-emptive in its policy action to utilise available space for monetary accommodation," RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said in a statement.Rajan aired doubts over the credibility of official data after recent changes to methodology showed India's economy grew 7.5 ...

Indian bonds at 20-month’s highs, rupee gains after surprise rate cut MUMBAI, March 4 (Reuters) - Indian government bonds surged to their highest in nearly 20 months while the rupee jumped to a one-month high on Wednesday after the central bank lowered interest rates, in a move that came earlier than expected.India's central bank lowered its key policy repo rate by 25 basis points to 7.5 percent, its second inter-meeting cut this year on the back of easing inflation and what it said was the "weak ...
TMB Bank issues first Thai Dim Sum HONG KONG: TMB Bank has issued Thailand's first Dim Sum bond, in an offering that comes amid one of the lowest renminbi-US dollar exchange rates since 2012.The three-year Reg S senior unsecured bonds priced to yield 5.5 percent to raise Rmb600m (US$96m). The notes were trading slightly above par in the secondary market. The lender garnered an order book in excess of Rmb900m from 48 accounts.Dim Sum syndicate bankers said they hoped the milestone bond ...
Thailand's CP All plans $552mn bond issue to refinance debt BANGKOK: CP All PCL, Thailand's largest convenience store chain, said on Tuesday it plans to raise 18 billion baht ($552 million) through a bond offer in March to refinance existing debt and reduce interest expenses.CP All, controlled by billionaire Dhanin Chareavanont's Charoen Pokphand Group, is the retailer with the most net debt in Southeast Asia as it took on a $5.8 billion loan two years ago to finance the takeover of cash-and-carry wholesaler Siam Makro.CP ...
JGBs edge higher, bolstered by solid 40-year sale TOKYO: Japanese government bonds firmed on Tuesday, bolstered by solid demand at a 40-year auction.The Ministry of Finance sold 399.5 billion yen ($3.35 billion) worth of 40-year JGBs with a 1.7 percent coupon at a highest accepted yield of 1.550 percent. Bids totalled 1.3572 trillion yen, so the bid-to-cover ratio rose to 3.40 times from the previous 40-year sale's 3.18, indicating stronger demand.The yield on the 10-year cash JGB inched down half a basis point ...
India central bank says conducted bond switch for 88bn rupees MUMBAI: The Indian government bought back 88 billion rupees ($1.42 billion) of bonds maturing in the fiscal years 2015/16 and 2016/17 and sold an equivalent amount of bonds maturing in 2026/27, 2030/31, the central bank said in a release on Monday.The so-called bond switch programme is being conducted by the government to reduce the burden of bunched-up bond redemptions in the short term. The switch was done on Feb. 18 with a commercial bank, the ...
Mauritius 5-year Treasury bond yield falls to 4.11pc PORT LOUIS: Mauritius' five-year Treasury bonds fetched a weighted average yield of 4.11 percent on Wednesday, down from 4.68 percent at the last auction on December 17, the central bank said. The Bank of Mauritius sold all the 1.5 billion rupees ($45.18 million) of debt it had offered. Bids totalled 4.355 billion rupees with yields ranging from 3.99 to 5.33 percent. The coupon rate was 3.95 percent. Copyright Reuters, 2015 ...

 



 
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Banking Review 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $62.649bn
Per Cap Income $1,512
GDP Growth 4.24%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyJune
Trade Balance $-2.378 bln
Exports $2.016 bln
Imports $4.394 bln
WeeklyAugust 27, 2015
Reserves $18.509 bln