Category Archives: FDI

Indian Govt steps to boost foreign investments in India

Simplified investment rules to attract more domestic and foreign investment Government has put in place a liberal, transparent and investor-friendly policy on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) wherein most of the sectors are open to FDI under the automatic route. The Government reviews FDI policy on an ongoing basis and significant changes are made in the… Read More »

Indian Govt liberalized FDI policy on Other Financial Services and NBFC

Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion Press Note No. 6 (2016 Series) Subject: Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Policy on Other Financial Services The Government has liberalized its FDI policy on Other Financial Services and Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs). Accordingly, amended policy provisions are mentioned below. 2.0 Para… Read More »

100% FDI under automatic route in Other Financial Services in India

Foreign investment in Other Financial Services RBI/2016-17/90 A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 8 October 20, 2016 To All Category – I Authorised Dealer Banks Madam/Sir, Foreign investment in Other Financial Services Attention of Authorised Dealers Category – I (AD Category – I) banks is invited to the Foreign Exchange Management (Transfer or Issue of Security… Read More »

Review of sectoral caps & simplification of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Policy

Review of sectoral caps and simplification of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Policy RBI/2016-17/88 A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 6 October 20, 2016 To All Category – I Authorised Dealer Banks Madam/Sir, Review of sectoral caps and simplification of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Policy Attention of Authorised Dealer Category – I (AD Category-I) banks is invited… Read More »

Increase on limits for investment by FPIs in Central Government Securities

Investment by Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPI) in Government Securities RBI/2016-17/72 A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 4 September 30, 2016 To, All Authorised Persons Madam/Sir Investment by Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPI) in Government Securities Attention of Authorised Dealer Category-I (AD Category-I) banks is invited to Schedule 5 to the Foreign Exchange Management (Transfer or Issue of… Read More »

Category: FDI

Consolidated FDI Policy Circular of 2015

Ministry of Commerce and Industry Department of Industrial Policy Promotion CONSOLIDATED FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT POLICY [EFFECTIVE FROM 12-5-2015] CIRCULAR OF 2015, DATED 12-5-2015 CHAPTER 1 INTENT AND OBJECTIVE 1.1 Intent and Objective 1.1.1 It is the intent and objective of the Government of India to attract and promote foreign direct investment in order to supplement… Read More »