State Guaranteed bonds (SGBs) are the debt securities issued by the State government owned enterprises (SOE) and explicitly guaranteed by the state government. In this article, we will understand about the SGBs, the risk associated with these instrument and its suitability for the retail investors as an investment option. But first, lets understand about the ... What are State Guaranteed Bonds?
- Animesh Gupta
- 18 May 2023 • 6 min read
What happens when the government lacks the funds it needs for its projects? Does it take funds from the general public? If yes, how? What does the public get in return? Why will the general public provide funds to the government? This article focuses on answering these questions. The Government of India borrows funds from ... How to Buy RBI Bonds?
- 1 May 2023 • 10 min read
India’s economy has been growing steadily over the past few years and is now the fifth-largest economy in the world. However, despite contributing 8.7% to the global GDP, India’s bond market remains relatively small, accounting for only about 1% of the global bond market. One of the major structural problems of our bond market is ... Indian debt market : Settlement Guarantee Fund by the Limited Purpose Clearing Corporation (LPCC)
- Anshul Gupta
- 24 April 2023 • 3 min read