SEBI Current Affairs, GK & News

SEBI Directions on Collective Investment Scheme

Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) amended collective investment schemes (CIS) rules. What are the new regulations? SEBI enhanced the net worth criteria and track record requirements for entities managing collective investment schemes (CIS). Applicants or promoters of CIS should have a soundtrack record in all their business transactions. Minimum 20 investors and a ..

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SEBI Advisory Committee on ESG-related Matters

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) recently set up an advisory committee for advising on Environment, Social, and Governance (ESG) related matters in India’s securities market. Who will be the head of the advisory committee? The advisory committee on ESG-related matters will be headed by Navneet Munot, CEO of HDFC Mutual Fund. How ..

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SEBI Panel on Governance of Stock Exchanges

SEBI has constituted a committee that will review and make recommendations for the strengthening of governance norms at market infrastructure institutions (MIIs) and stock exchanges. Overview: The committee has been constituted after the alleged corporate lapses of governance at NSE were revealed. SEBI had revealed the existence of a ‘Himalayan yogi’ who had influenced the ..

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Manthan- SEBI Ideathon

The Chairperson of SEBI, Madhabi Puri Buch has launched the ideathon ‘Manthan’, to promote innovations. Overview: India is currently well-positioned to develop and use technology in the securities market sector so as to deliver customized solutions at minimal cost to every individual across the nation. The ideathon was launched after Buch highlighted that financial technology’s ..

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25th Meeting of Financial Stability and Development Council

In the city of Mumbai, the Financial Stability and Development Council’s (FSDC) 25th meeting was held. This meeting was held under the chair of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Overview: The council discussed the different mandates of the FSDC as well as important macro-financial concerns that have arisen as a result of certain domestic and global ..

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