diversify risk, enhance financial stability, and have better matching of risk-return preferences of the borrowers.
* The plan is to scale down bank financing between 10-25% of the total debt financing for listed companies
* Banks will soon be asked to cut their exposure to top listed companies by 10% of their current levels
* The headroom created will free up bank lending for more sectors and ensure a large volume of top-quality bond papers arrive in the corporate bond market
* The RBI is also examining the exposure of banks to infrastructure SPVs based on rating and group exposure