Russia to treat further US sanctions as economic war: PM
Saturday, August 11, 2018, 9:38 AM
Russia will treat any US sanctions that target its banking operations and currency trade as a declaration of economic war and will respond to it accordingly, PM Dmitry Medvedev has warned. Medvedev's comments came after the US announced new sanctions against Russia over its alleged poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the UK.
Bonds: Govt bonds slip, call rates turn higher
Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 6:34 PM
Government bonds (G-Secs) slipped on selling pressure from banks and corporates, while, the overnight call money rates turned higher due to good demand from borrowing banks amid tight liquidity in the banking system. The 7.17 percent 10-year benchmark bond maturing in 2028 slid to Rs 96.1575 from Rs 96.52, while its yield rose to 7.74 percent from 7.68 percent.