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RBI to remain open July 1 to facilitate public transactions

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 19:48

Departing from its regular practice, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Friday said it will remain open on July 1 this year to facilitate settlement of market transactions as well as of the general public.

Analysts see Rajan effecting third hike on December 18

Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 16:31

The latest retail inflation data which has hit a nine-month high, could force the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to unleash another 0.25 percent hike in its short-term lending rate, though concerns persist on the growth front, according to analysts here.

FM cautions stock investors against excessive exuberance

Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 18:50

With the stock markets scaling new heights, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday sounded a note of caution and asked investors to guard against excessive exuberance.

RBI revises MSF borrowing window timings

Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 22:07

The Reserve bank Thursday revised the timings for the Marginal Standing Facility (MSF), a borrowing window for the banks, to help them improve liquidity management.

Raghuram Rajan hikes key rate by 0.25%; loans to get costlier

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 12:00

The policy stance and measures, Rajan said, "are intended to curb mounting inflationary pressures and manage inflation expectations in a situation of weak growth.

Assocham asks RBI to slash CRR, MSF rates by 0.5%

Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 21:00

"Due to the ongoing festive season and forthcoming state elections, currency leakage from the banking system is likely to be around Rs 70,000 to 80,000 crore.

RBI may hike interest rate this week, MSF rate cut likely

Last Updated: Sunday, October 27, 2013, 10:46

Worsening price situation may prompt the Reserve Bank to raise interest rate by 0.25 percent in its policy review on Tuesday, but it is also likely to announce some liquidity easing steps.

Analysts expect RBI to hike repo rate by 0.25%

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 15:38

Official data released yesterday showed wholesale price inflation for the the month of September inching up to 6.46 percent from 6.10 percent for August.

Capital infusion in PSU banks to boost investment: Raghuram Rajan

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 21:22

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan Tuesday said the Finance Ministry's decision to provide more capital to PSU banks will lower the borrowing cost and increase their capacity to lend, besides promoting investments.

Yield curve to ease on RBI measure to reduce MSF rate: MFs

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 19:55

A day after RBI cut marginal standing facility (MSF) rate by 50 basis points, fund managers today said the yield curve will ease due to improved liquidity situation.

Banking shares dazzle as RBI lowers short-term interest rate

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 19:19

Banking stocks on Tuesday rose by as much as 4 percent after the RBI cut a short-term interest rate, effectively lowering lenders' cost of funds ahead of the busy festive season.

'RBI move to curtail volatility, lower banks' borrowing cost'

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 18:34

Welcoming the RBI's move to cut the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate, industry body Assocham Tuesday said the step will curb volatility in the interest rates and lower cost of borrowing for banks.