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‘Additional capital has to generate RoI for which one has to go to the hinterland’

SBI General Insurance has received commitment from its foreign partner Insurance Australia Group for additional FDI as a result of the Insurance Bill getting cleared by Parliament.

Insurance firms to lose control over councils

With the passage of the Insurance Bill, these councils will be structured on the lines of self-regulatory organisations (SROs).


Can do

Congress, BJP pass much-needed insurance bill, but extending the bipartisan spirit won’t be easy.

Together, BJP & Cong push insurance door open

The higher FDI cap will also open doors for higher foreign investment in the country’s nascent pension sector which needs a big push.

NCP, BJD, ADMK also stand up to support

Rajya Sabha: Bill raising FDI cap from 26% to 49% passed

From the gallery: Five questions M B Rajesh of CPM

CPM Lok Sabha member M B Rajesh speaks to Liz Mathew on how controversial bills have united the opposition.


Insurance, coal bills sail through Lok Sabha, face Rajya Sabha test

‘Joint session if oppn stalls insurance bill’.

Despite Lok Sabha nod, fate of Insurance Bill hangs in balance

The bill seeking to replace an ordinance on the subject was cleared by Lok Sabha on Wednesday.

Insurance Bill enters Lok Sabha, faces hurdle in Rajya Sabha

As part of key economic reforms, the Bill provides for raising the FDI cap in the insurance sector to 49 per cent.

Lok Sabha: Insurance Bill introduced under heavy opposition

It provides for raising FDI cap in insurance sector from 26 per cent to 49 per cent.