Types of Non-Banking Financial Companies (NFBC)

May 29, 2015

All NBFCs are either deposit taking or Non-deposit taking. If they are non-deposit taking, ND is suffixed to their name (NBFC-ND). The NBFCs which have asset size of Rs.100 Crore or more are known as Systematically Important NBFC. They have been classified so because they can have...

Non-Operative Financial Holding Company

April 24, 2015

In February 2013, RBI had issued final guidelines to apply for new banking licenses in the private sector. Under these guidelines, RBI said that the entities or groups in the private sector, entities in public sector and Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) can set up a bank, which...

How RBI regulates Foreign Banks ?

April 28, 2011

On February 28, 2005, RBI had released a road map for the presence of foreign banks in India. This was the first ever documented policy on foreign banks in India. This road map suggested two phases. During the first phase between March 2005 to March 2009; the...