Modernisation of India’s Banking Sector

This research paper titled “Modernisation of India’s Banking Sector” is published as part of IFMR Finance Foundation’s “Notes on the Indian Financial System” research series.

Financial Inclusion: Indian Women Have Something to Bank On

For the first time, the majority of Indian women have been financially included. Fresh data show that the proportion of Indian women with individual accounts in formal financial institutions…

Being ‘Sachet’ in Curbing Illegal Money Deposits

Taking a significant step towards curbing illegal collection of deposits by unauthorized and illegal entities, RBI recently set up a website named ‘Sachet’ (Alert).

Taking Stock of Weather Insurance in India

This blog post discusses the concept of weather-indexed insurance in India, its advantages over traditional yield-based insurance schemes and the institutional and infrastructure requirements for successful implementation of weather-indexed…