The 7.17 percent government security maturing in 2028 gained to Rs 99.3325 from Rs 99.13 previously, while, its yield eased to 7.26 percent from 7.29 percent.
Jaitley is likely to address the boards of markets regulator Sebi and Reserve Bank on February 10, a senior official said.
The rupee skidded further against the dollar as forex market sentiment took a hard hit on the back of suring global crude prices and growing trade deficit concerns.
The RBI said it does not have any official posted at the Bank Note Press in Dewas, where a person has been apprehended allegedly for stealing currency.
The 6.79 percent government security maturing in 2027 were dropped to Rs 95.42 from Rs 95.4725 yesterday, while its yield inched up to 7.48 percent from 7.47 percent.
Mauritius was the largest source of foreign investment in India, followed by the US and the UK, according to a census by the Reserve Bank.
The rupee strengthened by 10 paise to 63.77 against American currency on good bouts of dollar selling by banks and exporters.
Rupee firmed up 16 paise to trade at 63.70 against dollar in opening session, rising for a 3rd straight day on increased selling of the USD by exporters and banks.
The 6.68 per cent government security maturing in 2031 slipped to Rs 92.48 from Rs 93.06 previously, while its yield edged up to 7.57 percent from 7.50 percent.
Banks have to put in place proper risk-pricing mechanism, especially for funding long-gestation infra projects, if they want to prevent an encore of the present NPAs.
INDIAN OIL CORPORATION
Board to consider bonus issue on Jan. 30.
HPCL may acquire MRPL in cash and share swap deal
HPCL may buyout ONGC shares which is worth roughly Rs 16,000 Cr
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