Tag: Crisil

Rating companies report sharpest rise in upgrades, improvement in creditworthiness

Rating companies reported sharpest rise in June quarter upgrades bucking the trend of downgrades since the beginning of the pandemic early last year as local...

‘ESG risks, opportunities must be focal point of investments’

Investments in sustainable, or environmental, social and governance (ESG) funds class, have quadrupled in the past three years and stood at just above ₹10,000 crore...

Crisil fears large companies will benefit from RBI sops for contact-intensive sectors

Leading domestic ratings agency on Friday said feared risk aversion among banks may lead to only the large companies benefitting under the Rs 15,000-crore on-tap...

Quick vaccination is the key to growth: DK Joshi, Chief Economist, CRISIL

There is a huge amount of uncertainty about the second COVID wave and the possibility of a third wave, says DK Joshi to ET Now...

Revenue from export of shrimps likely to increase 20% to $4.3 bn in 2021: Crisil

Revenue from export of shrimps is expected to dart up 20% on-year to about $4.3 billion in calendar 2021, driven by a revival in demand...

One year on, bus sales yet to gain traction after skidding due to Covid-19

Business was only recovering for Assamese bus operator Anjit Bora when the second surge of Covid-19 and the following clamp down on interstate and intercity...

Companies flaunt health plans to attract, retain talent

(This story originally appeared in on May 24, 2021) MUMBAI: A well-articulated strategy for employee well-being is being leveraged by companies as a key differentiator...

4G users: India’s 4G user base may grow to 820 million in FY22 as telcos expand coverage: Crisil

India’s 4G user base is slated to grow to around 820 million in FY22 despite a Covid spike as competition is set to intensify with...

Second wave dispersing to more states; MP, Punjab lagging behind in vaccination: Report | India News

MUMBAI: More Indian states are experiencing the ‘second wave’ of Covid-19 infections, while Madhya Pradesh and Punjab are “lagging behind” in vaccination, a report said...

The gift that keeps giving: Why we began growing trees as greetings

In 1991, the 80-year-old credit rating concept that had made no headway outside the USA was getting traction in India, thanks to , India’s first...

Should you go for Muthoot Fincorp’s NCD issue offering up to 10.20% interest?

Non-banking finance company (NBFC) Muthoot Fincorp Ltd on Wednesday launched an unsecured as well as the secured issue of non-convertible debentures (NCDs) with an aim...

No AMC has over 10% exposure to debt funds, says Crisil

MUMBAI : Describing the Sebi move to cap the exposure of mutual funds to tier 1 & 2 bonds to 10% to mitigate the risks...

Thirty-six MF debt fund schemes in breach of Sebi’s cap on riskier bonds

MUMBAI : As many as 36 debt fund scheme spready across 13 fund houses are in breach of Sebi’s cap on mutual fund holdings of...

Infra spends, PLI projects to drive growth next fiscal: Report

Projecting next year’s growth to be a story of two halves, with the low base-effect lifting the growth engine in the first half and a...

Crisil revises outlook on Canara Bank’s debt instruments to stable

Crisil has revised its outlook on long-term debt instruments of Canara Bank to stable from negative while reaffirming the ratings at AAA and AA. The...

Indian corporate bond market can double to ₹65-70 lakh cr by March 2025: Crisil

MUMBAI : The supply of corporate bonds in the domestic market is expected to double to ₹65-70 lakh crore by fiscal 2025 with the financial...

Is it time to revisit equity portfolios?

The reasons behind the recent rally have been a growth-oriented Budget, recovery in the economy as well as businesses, effectiveness of vaccines against the covid-19...

Steel Sector Outlook: Indian steel prices to soften in the near term: Analysts

Mumbai: Indian steel prices are expected to soften in the near term, tracking global rates that are showing signs of weakening ahead of the Lunar...

High cost of production delays recovery of secondary steel companies

MUMBAI: Steel prices are rising, but the responses of primary and secondary makers of the alloy to the defining price movements are markedly different. Big,...

Export boost to help pharma sector come out ‘unscathed’ from COVID-19 pandemic

MUMBAI: Higher exports will help the Indian pharmaceutical sector come out “unscathed” from the coronavirus pandemic and deliver a marginally lower 9 per cent revenue...

Look beyond the return numbers to know what drives a mutual fund’s performance

We looked at the daily rolling return to capture the journey of the fund over a period and not just at one point. Adequate weightage...

Lockdown, Day 63: India faces volley of shots

With the GDP numbers expected on May 29, the growth forecast is becoming more pessimistic by the day. While SBI’s forecast points to a contraction...

Motilal Oswal Financial Services: Strength of the market has defied pessimism: Raamdeo Agrawal

The kind of fear which we are seeing in the debt market is not there in the equity markets, says the Chairman of MOFSL. Let...

India’s cement demand may fall by 20-25 pc this fiscal if pandemic isn’t contained by May: Crisil

MUMBAI: Cement demand in India is expected to fall sharply by 20-25 per cent in the current fiscal year if the COVID-19 pandemic is not...

India Inc’s credit ratio hits 3-year low in second half of FY20: Crisil

Mumbai: Crisil on Thursday said India Inc’s credit ratio fell to an over three-year low for the second half of FY20, and gave a “negative”...