Municipal Bonds Current Affairs, GK & News

SEBI launches Information Database on municipal bonds

SEBI is the Security and Exchange Board of India. It is a regulatory body that was established under the SEBI Act of 1992. To develop the bond markets, SEBI recently introduced a database and a repository for municipal bonds. Today the municipalities in India are focusing to increase revenue-generating assets and green projects. The SEBI-launched ..

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Vadodara Municipal Bond’s Successful Listing – A Case Study for US Treasury

The book titled ‘All About Municipal Bond’ includes Vadodara Municipal Corporation’s successful listing of municipal bond as a case study. About the Vadodara Municipal Bond Vadodara Municipal bond was listed at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on March 23. With this, Gujarat’s Vadodara became the second Indian city to issue a municipal bond with assistance ..

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New Norms Proposed for Municipal Bonds

The market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has proposed a new set of norms for listing and trading of municipal bonds on stock exchanges and to channel household investments into urban infrastructure development. Norms Proposed A municipal bond popularly known as a Muni Bond is a bond issued by a local government ..

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Municipal Bonds in India

Municipal bonds (or “munis” for short) are debt obligations issued by states, cities, counties and other governmental entities to fund day-to-day obligations and to finance capital projects such as building schools, highways and other projects for the public good. For example, if a municipal corporation wants to establish a new metro rail link, then it ..

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