The world has been stuck in a low-interest-rate environment since 2009 and most likely will be in it for the foreseeable future. In this backdrop, credit opportunities in India could offer attractive yield enhancement and diversification opportunities to international investors. However, this uptake has not been significant historically. Has Fintech offered a solution?
The practice of dragging lenders to court to delay the repayments of outstanding loans is slowly coming to and end. India’s Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code is ensuring that lenders get repaid on time and this is making India a more attractive investment destination.
The Finance Minister of India, Nirmala Sitharaman, in her maiden budget speech announced that India would issue its first international Sovereign Bond. Above the din of sound bytes and criticism that has followed, two investment experts decipher what this really means for the Indian economy. Will they, or Won’t they? Should We, or Shouldn’t we? Global investors have been asking themselves the first question and various agencies of Government of India have been asking the second. The Finance Minister of [...]