Sebi pitches for scaling up NCFE to complement Jan Dhan Yojana

It works with a vision of "a financially aware and empowered India".

Macro-economic vulnerabilities significantly reduced: FSDC

Jaitely said, emphasised that action on single demat account and uniform KYC norms be expedited and suitable regulation framework to be put in place.

Common account in works for all financial assets

Financial regulators, including RBI, Sebi and IRDA, are working on creating a common account aggregation facility, which may allow people to get details of all their financial assets in one place.

SEBI now empowered to deal with ponzi menace: Sinha

Chairman of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) U K Sinha on Thursday said it is now empowered to deal effectively with the ponzi menace.

High-powered committee for banks to comply Basel III norms

A high powered committee under Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) has been set up to find ways for the banking sector to comply with Basel III capital norms.

Introduce common demat account for financial investments: FM

Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday asked regulators to expeditiously introduce a common demat account for financial assets, a move that is expected to benefit investors.

FSDC meet to discuss rupee fall, state of markets

The sub-committee meeting, headed by RBI governor D Subbarao, will also be attended by senior finance ministry officials including Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) Secretary Arvind Mayaram.

Capital base to help banks withstand stress of bad loans: FSDC

The Financial Stability Development Council (FSDC), headed by Finance Minister P Chidambaram, today discussed the asset quality of banks and hoped that strong capital base would help the banking sector withstand stress.

FSDC panel to discuss rising bad loans issue Monday

A sub-committee of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) is likely to discuss asset quality of banks, fraudulent scheme, among others, at its meeting on Monday.

Financial regulators sign pact to monitor conglomerates

Financial sector regulators on Friday signed an agreement to monitor conglomerates - large banks and other key players - in view of their rising importance to the real economy, apart from approving a national strategy for financial education.

FSDC deliberates on ways to deepen corporate debt market

A high-level panel of financial sector regulators headed by Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday discussed steps required to promote corporate bond market to help India Inc access long-term funds.

High level panel discusses global, domestic economic situation

RBI Governor D Subbarao headed sub-committee of Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) Thursday discussed steps to protect India from possible systemic risks in wake of the prevaling global scenario.

FSDC reviews financial stability and economic situation

The Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday reviewed general economic situation in the light of steep rate hike by RBI.