Housing finance companies

Cabinet approves Special liquidity scheme for NBFCs/HFCs to address their liquidity stress

The government has proposed a framework for addressing the liquidity constraints of Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) and Housing Finance Companies (HFCs) through a Special Liquidity Scheme.

May 20, 2020, 15:34 PM IST

RBI proposes to strengthen ALM framework for NBFCs in annual report FY2019

Reserve Bank of India said that it will provide required liquidity backstop to the banks against their excess G-sec holdings.

Aug 30, 2019, 11:22 AM IST

No Debenture Redemption Reserve norm for listed firms, NBFCs

A statement by the Corporate Affairs Ministry said that the decision has been taken in pursuance of the budget announcements for 2019-20 by Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

Aug 20, 2019, 11:39 AM IST

SEBI may ease NBFC share buy-back norms

If approved, then the new norms will follow the government's scheme to provide a one-time partial credit guarantee to PSBs for purchase of pooled assets of financially sound NBFCs.

Aug 20, 2019, 11:38 AM IST

HFCs to need Rs 9,000-16,000 crore capital over next 3 years: Icra

Housing finance companies (HFCs) are likely to need around Rs 9,000-16,000 crore of external capital over the next three year to grow at 20-22 per cent, said a report on Monday.

Sep 04, 2017, 16:27 PM IST

Govt exempts housing finance cos from XBRL filings

Providing relaxation for housing finance companies, the Corporate Affair Ministry has exempted such entities from filing financial statements in XBRL format.

Apr 10, 2016, 15:48 PM IST

Housing finance stocks hog limelight, soar up to 5%

LIC Housing Finance surged 4.63 percent while Dewan Housing Finance Corporation rose 4.21 percent on BSE.

Jun 18, 2015, 13:03 PM IST

Housing price inflation declines to 4-year low: RBI

Housing price inflation has slipped to nearly four-year low to below 4 percent, a survey by the Reserve Bank said on Thursday.

May 07, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

Banks to benefit more than HFCs through long-term bonds: Icra

The incentives announced by the RBI "are likely to have a positive impact on banks' competitive position vis-a-vis the housing finance companies", it said in a note.

Jul 17, 2014, 18:01 PM IST

IRDA relaxes investment norms for housing, infra finance firms

Housing finance companies and infrastructure finance companies will get higher funding from the insurance companies as the sector regulator IRDA has relaxed investment norms for these firms.

Aug 09, 2013, 18:52 PM IST

NHB hopes for more easing in ECB norms for housing fin cos

The National Housing Bank Monday said it is looking forward to relaxations in external commercial borrowing norms for housing finance companies (HFCs) to enable larger number of players to tap the route.

Apr 01, 2013, 16:17 PM IST

Correction in housing prices to continue for some time: NHB

National Housing Bank (NHB), the regulator for housing finance companies, Thursday said there has been price correction in the housing market and it is likely to continue in some pockets, including the NCR region.

Feb 07, 2013, 19:41 PM IST

SEBI relaxes mutual fund exposure limit for HFCs

Providing more leeway for housing finance companies, market regulator SEBI Monday relaxed the investment limit for such entities in debt mutual funds.

Nov 19, 2012, 19:36 PM IST

Sebi to relax mutual fund exposure norms for HFCs

The decision to relax the exposure norms for Housing Finance Companies (HFCs) was taken at Sebi's board meeting here.

Oct 06, 2012, 22:36 PM IST

Housing Finance Companies may see higher NIM in H2

Housing finance companies may see higher net interest margin (NIM) during the second half of the current financial year on the back of higher asset re-pricing coupled with stable borrowing cost, the report said.

Aug 20, 2012, 19:21 PM IST