Infrastructure Debt Funds

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.

Feb 04, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

Govt approaches World Bank for infrastructure funding facility

India has approached the World Bank to set up a global infrastructure facility (GIF) to help finance about USD 1 trillion of investments needed for projects in the sector.

Sep 30, 2013, 16:11 PM IST

IDFs to play key role in infra financing: Mayaram

Infrastructure Debt Funds (IDFs) will play a key role in financing projects that would require USD 1 trillion over the next few years, the government said on Friday.

Jul 05, 2013, 20:22 PM IST

New financial products needed to push infrastructure development: FM

Development of infrastructure and expansion of financial products such as Infrastructure Debt Funds (IDFs) and takeout finance are crucial to the country achieving 8 percent growth, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said here on Tuesday.

Jun 18, 2013, 15:35 PM IST

India looking to set up feeder fund for IDFs: Chidambaram

India is exploring the possibility of setting up a London-listed 'feeder fund' for Infrastructure Debt Funds (IDFs), and is looking to work with the UK on increasing institutional investments in the sector, said Finance Minister P Chidambaram.

May 17, 2013, 19:44 PM IST

IDFs can extend schemes' tenure by up to 2-year: Sebi

The IDFs, which can be set up like mutual funds, can also invest funds collected for their schemes in bonds of public financial institutions and infrastructure finance companies.

Apr 17, 2013, 15:39 PM IST

RBI issues norms for setting up of IDFs by banks, NBFCs

The Reserve Bank Friday announced guidelines for permitting banks and Non Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) to set up Infrastructure Debt Funds (IDFs), to help meet long-term financing for the sector.

Sep 23, 2011, 16:34 PM IST

RBI issues norms for setting up of IDFs by banks, NBFCs

The Reserve Bank on Friday announced guidelines for permitting banks and Non Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) to set up Infrastructure Debt Funds (IDFs), to help meet long-term financing for the sector.

Sep 23, 2011, 16:30 PM IST