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Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi)  has sought greater powers to inspect books of accounts of listed companies for contravention of any securities law and also to take...
Mar 25, 2019
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Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), India’s capital markets regulator, has asked the government to amend the Companies Act to ensure that a director declared as a disqualified person...
Mar 05, 2019
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Bengaluru-based technology company Infosys will settle with Sebi the former CFO Rajiv Bansal's severance pay case by paying Rs 34.4 lakh.   According to a report by Times of India, the...
Feb 19, 2019
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Q: Why do professionally managed corporate boards fail? Are the reasons for failure different from those of companies under dominant investor families? Are these cases exceptions or an indication...
Dec 24, 2018
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Starting 1 April 2019, large companies will have to raise 25 per cent of their incremental borrowings through the corporate bonds market, said Sebi in a circular on Monday.   For those who...
Nov 27, 2018
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The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has refused to share information about non­performing assets (NPAs) and loan defaulters sought by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), according to...
Nov 16, 2018
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The capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), chairman Ajay Tyagi, on Tuesday, expressed on the need for greater governance norms to keep the faith and trust of...
Sep 12, 2018
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Under the erstwhile foreign exchange laws, foreign direct investment (FDI) in a manager or sponsor of an alternative investment fund (AIF) was permitted under the automatic route, subject to...
Jul 26, 2018
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The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Finance Ministry should work in unison to ensure that rupee does not face any more significant fall from the current levels, as the country could then be...
Jul 04, 2018
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In order to enhance governance and provide greater transparency, the market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has notified changes in the governance norms for listed companies...
May 11, 2018
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The government has further tightened norms for independent directors in order to strengthen the corporate governance structure in companies. In a move that is bound to bring in better corporate...
May 11, 2018
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In a development that is sure to take the wind out of the sails of dubious companies adopting the shell firm route, the task force appointed by the government has developed a formula to define a ‘...
May 01, 2018
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The worried stakeholders related to foreign portfolio investment (FPI) have rushed to the market regulator to figure out the fate of several offshore funds linked to non-resident Indians (NRIs),...
Apr 26, 2018
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Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has s once again drawn flak, this time for making public names of over 2,000 entitiesthat have defaulted on its dues. The names were...
Apr 24, 2018
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The finance ministry is deliberating writing to Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) to seek relaxation for certain state-owned firms from the criteria under which they must meet the...
Apr 10, 2018
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In a step that may force chartered accountants, company secretaries, cost accountants and valuers to clean up their act and strengthen corporate governance in companies, Sebi to institute a set...
Apr 09, 2018
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Chartered accountants and company secretaries could be brought under the jurisdiction the capital markets regulator.    It might issue securities regulations which chartered accountants,...
Apr 04, 2018
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has released a list of about 2,200 entities that have failed to pay penalty imposed by the capital market regulator for violation of various...
Apr 04, 2018
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Corporate governance got a boost in India with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) accepting some of the most important recommendations that had been proposed by the Kotak Committee...
Mar 30, 2018
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The capital market regulator, Sebi, has accepted most of the recommendations of the the Kotak Committee on Corporate Governance.   It is believed that businesses will become much more...
Mar 29, 2018
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New norms on share buyback programmes are under consideration of market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi). Under the proposal,   maximum limit for share repurchase will be 25...
Mar 26, 2018
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The capital market regulator, Sebi, has exempted the Government of India from making an open offer for the shareholders of six state-owned lenders after capital infusion.   The exemption was...
Mar 20, 2018
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With an aim to attract more foreign investment, the government mulls easing rules for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs), a LiveMint report quoted three officials as saying.   The government...
Feb 27, 2018
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The capital market regulator Sebi and stock exchanges are looking into possible manipulation in equity and derivatives trade of some public sector banks (PSBs) after reports of issuance of fake...
Feb 26, 2018
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Sebi chairman Ajay Tyagi has called upon the government to come out with regulation on cryptocurrencies without much delay.   “The day Budget was presented, on the next day itself we have...
Feb 12, 2018
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has abolished the extra commission for distributors in more than 15 cities and towns.   Starting next fiscal, these mutual fund distributors (...
Feb 06, 2018
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The Minister for Finance Arun Jaitley is likely to deliver speech to the boards of Sebi and Reserve Bank of India on February 10, a senior official told PTI.   It is a practice for the finance...
Jan 22, 2018
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Price Waterhouse (PW) has petitioned the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) against Sebi's order barring firms in its network from auditing listed entities for two years.   “We have moved SAT...
Jan 18, 2018
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Sebi is looking at whether Tata Sons’ plan of becoming a private limited company from a public one would impact shareholders, especially minority shareholders of listed Tata entities that own...
Jan 17, 2018
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Sebi plans to impose a limit on the minimum market capitalization for companies to remain listed in an effort to weed out penny stocks, said people in the know, including a Sebi official. Sebi is...
Jan 10, 2018
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India’s (Sebi) renewed push to split the role of an investment advisor and distributor has mutual fund heads worried. “If Sebi’s proposal is implemented, the...
Jan 03, 2018
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Sebi has approved norms to improve governance in mutual funds and credit rating agencies and deepen the securities markets by proposing restriction in cross-holding in mutual funds and credit-...
Dec 28, 2017
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Sebi has directed Axis Bank Ltd to conduct an internal inquiry into the suspected leak of its June quarter financial results.   Sebi held that based on first impression it seems that inside...
Dec 28, 2017
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Sebi has notified relaxed norms to allow Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs) to raise funds by issuing debt securities. This would be allowed for...
Dec 28, 2017
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India’s board will consider proposals to ease compliance norms for insolvent firms — especially with regard to trading, listing and de-listing and declaring...
Dec 26, 2017
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The government will likely give the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) the power to regulate private placements by any Indian entity at a time when the capital markets regulator is...
Dec 26, 2017
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) is finding it difficult to implement suggestions of Uday Kotak committee.   It's been two months since the Uday Kotak committee, constituted to...
Dec 21, 2017
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Sebi has slapped Linaks Microelectronics and its two promoters — Anil Kumar Singh and Meena Singh — with a total fine of Rs 18 lakh for not complying with shareholding disclosure norms.  ...
Nov 29, 2017
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Banks have asked Securities & Exchange Board of India (Sebi) to define the type and duration of default in its revised guidelines on the loan default disclosure.    Four people aware of the...
Nov 22, 2017
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Thursday gave its go ahead for the integration of stock and commodity brokers.   The move will aimed to enable doing businesses in the...
Sep 22, 2017
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If market regulator Sebi has its way, the role of stockbrokers would soon be limited in handling client money. The move should be beneficial to thousands of retail investors, as per a BusinessLine...
Sep 11, 2017
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) mulls bringing in rules to help merge mutual fund schemes in the same investment categories.   In simple terms, if a mutual fund has two large-...
Aug 28, 2017
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Investing in mutual funds made easy! If you wish to invest in mutual funds, you don't need to open laptop/computer or visit any mutual fund branch to do the formalities. Now, you can do it via...
Aug 16, 2017
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has asked stock exchanges to take action against 331 listed firms, which are alleged to be shell companies as per the Ministry of Corporate Affairs...
Aug 09, 2017
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The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) may have to recast its high-powered advisory committee (HPAC) after two members – Dharmishta N Raval and Deloitte Haskins & Sells LLP chairman PR...
Jul 31, 2017
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If the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has its way, it will soon be mandatory for listed companies to inform bourses in case they fail to make interest and loan installment payments on...
Jul 26, 2017
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Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has suggested overhauling of its rules for derivatives trading through a public consultation.   The market regulator has noted that the trading...
Jul 13, 2017
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Companies will now have to replace independent directors who either resigned or removed from the Board within three months at par with the SEBI’s listing regulations.   The time period of 90...
Jul 13, 2017
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Companies will now have to replace independent directors who either resigned or removed from the Board within three months at par with the SEBI’s listing regulations.   The time period of 90...
Jul 13, 2017
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In its latest circular, capital markets regulator Sebi has restricted foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) from issuing offshore derivative instruments or participatory notes (P-Notes) for derivatives...
Jul 10, 2017
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