What Are The Characteristics Of Government Securities Market?

QuestionsWhat Are The Characteristics Of Government Securities Market?
nihalshaikh9881 Staff asked 4 weeks ago
  • It is the largest segment of debt market in India.
  • It accounts for nearly 2/3rd of the issues in primary market.
  • It accounts for nearly 4/5th of the turnover in secondary market.
  • Issues are regulated by RBI under Public Debt Act.
  • These securities are issued through an auction mechanism.
  • Perspective investors are banks, insurance companies, mutual funds, trusts, provident funds etc.
  • These instruments can be traded in WDM segment of NSE which is fully automated screen based trading system.