scorecardresearchAs bond losses pile up, banks request RBI to extend held-to-maturity leeway: Report

As bond losses pile up, banks request RBI to extend held-to-maturity leeway: Report

Updated: 21 Jul 2022, 10:02 AM IST
TL;DR.
Commercial banks have requested RBI to park a larger quantum of securities in the portfolio than is currently permitted while bond yields are rising.
The central bank said that the enhanced HTM limit of 23 per cent would be reduced to 19.5 per cent in a phased manner, beginning from the quarter ended June 30, 2023.

The central bank said that the enhanced HTM limit of 23 per cent would be reduced to 19.5 per cent in a phased manner, beginning from the quarter ended June 30, 2023.