Certificate of Deposit

Certificates of Deposit (“CD”) were introduced in 1989 following the acceptance of the Vaghul Working Group of Money Market. These are also usance promissory notes issued at a discount to the face value and transferable in demat form. They attract stamp duty. CDs are issued by scheduled commercial banks and it offers them an opportunity to mobilise bulk resources for better fund management. To the investors they offer better cash management opportunity with market related yield and high safety.