BEWARE OF FAKE INSTITUTES WITH SIMILAR NAMES. blank    blank

Retail Direct Scheme for investors in G-Secs

  Dec 03, 2021

Retail Direct Scheme for investors in G-Secs

Q What is the context  ?

A The RBI has announced proposals for the Retail Direct Scheme for investors in government securities and the Integrated Ombudsman Scheme.

Q What is the Retail Direct Scheme?

A

Q What are Government Securities ?

  1. Treasury bills (T-Bills) short-term instruments which mature in 91 days, 182 days, or 364 days, and
  2. Dated securities long-term instruments, which mature anywhere between 5 years and 40 years

Q What will be benefits of Retail Direct Scheme ?

Q How can individuals access G-Sec offerings?

Q Why was it necessary to introduce this scheme?

Q Why is the RBI setting up an Integrated Ombudsman?