Securities regulator prohibits new contracts in effort to cool speculation, ease volatility in agricultural commodities prices.
Buffer to be raised to 1.25 percent from 1 January 2017 amid credit, property market concerns.
Indian banks will be allowed to provide full range of services at off-site ATMs.
Eight specialised financial institutions are currently regulated by Finance Ministry.
BCBS says banks will have to increase high-quality capital held against trading books by only 40 percent.
Mumbai exchange to also extend existing price reasonability monitoring to cover currency options, effective 18 January.
Industry association sees greater certainty as Basel Committee targets no ‘significant increases’ in capital requirements.
Non-performing asset securitisation tops China banking regulator’s priorities for 2016.
Regulator awaiting passage of Financial System Safety Net bill before creating list of systemically important lenders.
Members of determination committees required to declare conflicts of interest, detail internal voting procedures.