Union Budget, bond markets and SEBI’s policing blues

Advait here. You must have read our take on this year’s Union Budget. If not, you can do so here. The capex festival is a great way to fire up the economy. But financing it, as we said, is a big question mark. Not just us, the bond market thinks so too. Now that has implications for all of us. If that sounds ominous, market regulator SEBI’s position on mutual funds is tricky too. Read on.

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Advait Palepu

Advait is a financial journalist and a former writer at The Morning Context. Here, he wrote on India’s banks, the wider financial services industry and the fintech ecosystem. He has previously worked with the Economic and Political Weekly, Business Standard, BloombergQuint and MediaNama, where he covered everything from the Reserve Bank of India to fintech policy.





Furquan Moharkan

Furquan leads the banking coverage at The Morning Context. A business journalist with eight years of experience and a best-selling author, in his earlier stints as a reporter with the Deccan Herald and a columnist at The Banker, he wrote on banking, financial markets and regulatory affairs. He has extensively covered India's debt market crisis, banking crisis and the fall of Yes Bank.

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