CBI raids: Sebi may approach FinMin The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) is likely to seek clarity from the Finance Ministry on Central Bureau of Investigation’s (CBI’s) scrutiny of its staffers in various high profile cases. Regulator is believed to be miffed with the extensive searches conducted by CBI on Tuesday at the Read More →


SEBI reverses stand on self-trades The markets regulator will give the benefit of doubt to entities that have carried out self-trades, or orders that match each other but does not result in ownership change, reversing an earlier stance that all such transactions were manipulative. As many as 270,000 of the average 12.2 million orders executed Read More →


SEBI meeting likely to gift bonanza to FPIs The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) is likely to announce a slew of measures pertaining to foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) at its board meeting on Friday. These could include foreign funds to own multiple demat accounts, simplification of account-opening procedures and providing a direct membership Read More →

Securities and Exchange Board of India SEBI

New curb on promoter shares of suspended firms Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has imposed a new restriction on promoters of companies suspended from stock exchanges. Sebi has directed freezing of shares of promoters of such delisting-bound companies whose ‘fair value’ is positive, till the promoters of such company provide an exit option Read More →

reserve bank of india (rbi)

RBI unions write to MPs, state FMs against PDMA Ahead of Urjit Patel taking over as the new Governor, Reserve Bank employee unions have appealed to Parliament members and state finance ministers to prevent the proposed Public Debt Management Agency (PDMA), saying that moving the function will cost the government dearly. “Holding of government securities Read More →