CRR cut

More CRR cuts, OMOs depend on liquidity crunch: Gokarn

Use of CRR or OMOs as instruments to ease liquidity shortage will depend on the nature of deficit, he told reporters at the customary post-policy meeting.

Oct 30, 2012, 20:59 PM IST

Subbarao hopes banks will cut lending rates

Following the CRR cut by the Reserve Bank of India, the country's largest bank State Bank of India (SBI) reduced the minimum lending rate by 0.25 percent last week.

Sep 25, 2012, 20:51 PM IST

CRR cut will lift investor confidence: SBI Chairman

He said the bank has requested the RBI to bring down interest rates as it was necessary at this point of time.

Jun 16, 2012, 00:14 AM IST

Bankers say they will cut rates; EMIs to come down

Leading banks, including SBI and ICICI Bank, on Tuesday said lending rates will fall after the Reserve Bank cut repo rate by 0.50 percent.

Apr 17, 2012, 17:27 PM IST

RBI cut CRR twice since Apr'10 to contain inflation: Govt

The Reserve Bank cut cash reserve ratio (CRR) twice since April, 2010 in its monetary policies to contain inflation and help credit growth, Parliament was informed on Friday.

Mar 30, 2012, 17:27 PM IST

India Inc urges govt to cut repo rate by up to 1% point

India Inc on Friday urged the Reserve Bank to cut its short-term lending rate, repo, by up to 1 percentage point in the forthcoming monetary policy review.

Mar 09, 2012, 23:09 PM IST

Pleasantly surprised bankers say no cut in lending rates soon

Bankers on Friday said RBI's more-than expected 0.75-percentage point cut in cash reserve ratio (CRR) will ease the liquidity strain, but ruled out any immediate reduction in lending rates.

Mar 09, 2012, 22:41 PM IST

Developers hail CRR cut; hope banks to fund realty projects

Terming RBI's decision to reduce cash reserve ratio (CRR) as a "positive step", the realty body CREDAI Friday said the move would enable financial institutions to fund real estate projects.

Mar 09, 2012, 19:38 PM IST

RBI cuts Cash Reserve Ratio by 0.75%

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday reduced the cash reserve ratio (CRR) by 0.75 percent to 4.75 percent to be effective from March 10.

Mar 09, 2012, 18:00 PM IST

RBI hints at another CRR cut; rules out SLR reduction

The Reserve Bank on hinted at another reduction in the Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) of banks to ease the severe liquidity in the system but ruled out a cut in the statutory liquidity ratio or SLR.

Mar 05, 2012, 15:30 PM IST

RBI hints at another CRR cut as liquidity remains tight

RBI Deputy Governor Subir Gokarn Tuesday said the apex bank will "consider" a further cut in the cash reserve ratio (CRR) if the systemic liquidity conditions continue to be tight.

Feb 21, 2012, 12:16 PM IST