India And The United Kingdom (UK) : Meeting
India and the United Kingdom (UK) held the inaugural meeting of the India-UK Financial Markets Dialogue (‘the Dialogue’) virtually.
- The Dialogue was established at the 10th Economic and Financial Dialogue (EFD) in October 2020 to deepen bilateral ties in the financial sector.
- The Dialogue was led by senior officials from the Indian side by the Ministry of Finance and from UK, Her Majesty’s Treasury, with participation from Indian and UK independent regulatory agencies, including the RBI, SEBI, Bank of England, and the Financial Conduct Authority.
Discussions during the Dialogue were focused on four themes:
- GIFT (Gujarat International Finance Tec-City) City, India’s flagship international financial centre,
- banking and payments,
- insurance, and
- capital markets