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India GSEC Curve Dynamics

India GSEC Curve Dynamics

India GSEC Curve DynamicsPublished on: 1st December 2022 By Srinivas Puni • Yields of different tenors typically have different triggering factors – short term yields are governed by the RBI rate action and the related expectations (say up to 2y or so) and bond yields move based on the demand...

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India’s Inclusion in Global Bond Indices

India’s Inclusion in Global Bond Indices

India’s Inclusion in Global Bond Indices Updated on: 10th May 2022  The Indian bond market which is estimated to have a size of around USD 1 trillion is a major emerging economy in the world but has absolutely no presence in any of the global bond indices. Moreover, only about 2% of Indian...

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ECB Hedging

ECB Hedging

ECB HedgingUpdated on: 3rd May 2022  ECB stands for External Commercial Borrowings (ECB). ECB helps Indian corporations to raise funds from overseas lenders/foreign branches of Indian banks. ECB includes commercial bank loans, notes, bonds, debentures (not fully and compulsorily convertible),...

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Long Term ECB Loan Hedging Cost

Long Term ECB Loan Hedging Cost

ECB & its Regulations and Long Term Hedge Costs Written by QuantArt MarketForex Hedging | 10 min ReadUpdated on : 11th April 2022What is External Commercial Borrowing? External Commercial Borrowing (ECB) is a type of loan availed by Indian companies in which they raise funds outside of India...

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Managing Fx risk on Masala Bond Investment

Managing Fx risk on Masala Bond Investment

Managing Fx risk on Masala Bond InvestmentForex Hedging Published on: 14th  December 2020Updated on: 22nd  January 2021Search for good USD yield is on given the abundant liquidity and near-zero deposit rates in the US. Masala Bonds or in other words INR bonds listed overseas where coupons are paid...

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Correlations between Bonds and Stocks: The Seen and the Unseen

Correlations between Bonds and Stocks: The Seen and the Unseen

Correlations between Bonds and Stocks: The Seen and the UnseenWritten by QuantArt MarketForex Hedging | 02 min ReadMost people use statistics as a drunken man uses lamp-post, for support rather than for illumination” - Andrew Lang, 19th-century Scottish poetOur brains have been evolved to prefer...

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Is it possible to get a 10% return in the Indian bond market

Is it possible to get a 10% return in the Indian bond market

Is it possible to get a 10% return in the Indian bond marketForex Hedging | Uploaded on: 1st February 2021Under the current scenario in the Indian banking system, Fixed Deposit rates vary between 3% and 7%. It is quite obvious that FD rates have collapsed. This means that Fixed Income investment...

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FAQs on ECB Hedge Regulation

FAQs on ECB Hedge Regulation

FAQs on ECB (External Commercial Borrowings) hedge regulationForex Hedging | Updated on: 1st November 2021Q. Is hedging of FCY (foreign currency) denominated ECB, mandatory for a manufacturing company? A. No Q. Is hedging of FCY denominated ECB, mandatory for an infrastructure space company? A. If...

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RBI LIBERALISATION ON ECB END-USE NORMS

RBI LIBERALISATION ON ECB END-USE NORMS

RBI LIBERALISATION ON ECB END-USE NORMSOn July 30 2019, The Reserve Bank of India relaxed the end-use stipulations under ECB guidelines for corporates and NBFCs. It was a long pending demand by the industry to relax the end-use restrictions and allow ECBs for refinancing of rupee loans and funding...

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ECB Hedging Guidelines and ECB Framework

ECB Hedging Guidelines and ECB Framework

ECB Guidelines and ECB Framework  Written by QuantArt MarketForex Hedging | 10 min ReadThe existing ECB guidelines can be seen as a rationalized and liberalized framework. RBI had started relaxing much-needed rules from 2018. The expanded list of eligible borrowers, Lower minimum average maturity...

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LONG TERM USD LOAN HEDGING COST

LONG TERM USD LOAN HEDGING COST

Long term USD Hedging costWritten by QuantArt MarketForex Hedging | 10 min ReadIndian borrowers and bankers often need to understand the hedge cost of USD ECBs.Here we are listing down some common hedge costs which provide a fair idea to start with. If you have an ECB at USD 6MLibor + 200 bps the...

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