monetary policy

RBI fifth monetary policy review for 2017-18: Full text

RBI fifth monetary policy review for 2017-18: Full text

RBI has kept the key interest rate unchanged, on the expected lines.

Dec 06, 2017, 15:08 PM IST

RBI cuts SLR by 0.5 percent; frees Rs 57K crore for lending

The Reserve Bank will soon put in place a framework for authorisation of electronic trading platforms (ETP) for financial market instruments regulated by the Reserve Bank.

Oct 04, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Stimulus, farm waiver to push up fiscal deficit by 1%: RBI

The RBI, in August, had pegged growth at 7.3 per cent for 2017-18 on a GVA basis.

Oct 04, 2017, 16:52 PM IST

RBI on GST: Adverse impact on mfg, may delay investment

Growth of the manufacturing sector, which makes up 77.6 per cent of the industrial production measuring index, decelerated sharply to 0.1 per cent in July compared to 5.3 per cent in the same period of 2016.

Oct 04, 2017, 16:50 PM IST

RBI comes down heavily on MCLR, moots external

The base rate/MCLR regime is also not in sync with global practices on pricing of bank loans, it said, adding that "the study group has, therefore, recommended a switchover to an external benchmark in a time-bound manner".

Oct 04, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

RBI comes down heavily on MCLR, moots external

The base rate/MCLR regime is also not in sync with global practices on pricing of bank loans, it said, adding that "the study group has, therefore, recommended a switchover to an external benchmark in a time-bound manner".

Oct 04, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
RBI maintains status quo; cuts growth forecast to 6.7% in FY18

RBI maintains status quo; cuts growth forecast to 6.7% in FY18

Some analysts have been saying inflation has been off the lows and will be pushing up in the second half of the fiscal.

Oct 04, 2017, 15:03 PM IST
Expert views: RBI keeps repo rate unchanged as expected

Expert views: RBI keeps repo rate unchanged as expected

The impending tightening of monetary policy globally, easing in fiscal discipline, rise in commodity prices are all factors which will reinforce its hawkish stance further.

Oct 04, 2017, 14:59 PM IST
RBI fourth monetary policy review for 2017-18- Full text

RBI fourth monetary policy review for 2017-18- Full text

Consequently, the reverse repo rate under the LAF remains at 5.75 per cent, and the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the Bank Rate at 6.25 per cent. 

 

Oct 04, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

FPIs stay bullish on debt, pump in Rs 10,000-crore in August

Foreign investors have pumped in over Rs 10,000 crore in the Indian debt markets this month so far, following the RBI's decision to cut key interest rates.

Aug 13, 2017, 15:01 PM IST

RBI monetary policy review: Repo rate slashed by 0.25% to 6%, lowest since 2010; loans may get cheaper

The cut in the repo rate by RBI will help in lowering interest rate for individual and corporate borrowers. It will thus make home, auto and corporate loans cheaper.

Aug 02, 2017, 16:29 PM IST
RBI Monetary Policy Review: Who said what

RBI Monetary Policy Review: Who said what

Here are the experts' comments on RBI Monetary Policy Review.

Aug 02, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: Evolving momentum of inflation to be determined by implementation of HRA, says RBI

7th Pay Commission: Evolving momentum of inflation to be determined by implementation of HRA, says RBI

In line with record low retail inflation, the RBI cut policy repo rate by 25 basis points to 6 percent and the reverse repo by similar proportion to 5.75 percent.

Aug 02, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
RBI Monetary Policy Review: Here is the full text

RBI Monetary Policy Review: Here is the full text

Here is the full text of RBI Monetary Policy Review

Aug 02, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
Global stocks, euro dip as Macron win shifts focus to economy

Global stocks, euro dip as Macron win shifts focus to economy

European equities dipped, with French shares, which hit 9 1/2-year highs on Friday, underperforming the wider market.

May 08, 2017, 15:45 PM IST

March CPI inflation makes Aug rate cut case stronger: BofAML

CPI inflation is well within the RBI's 2-6 percent mandate and the March number makes the case for a 25 bps rate cut in August even stronger, says a Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) report.

Apr 13, 2017, 13:34 PM IST
Decision to keep repo rate unchanged will improve financial system: Arundhati Bhattacharya

Decision to keep repo rate unchanged will improve financial system: Arundhati Bhattacharya

The RBI policy to keep the repo rate on hold was on expected lines, even though the reverse repo rate was hiked to six percent.

Apr 06, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

ECB guidance change could lead to undue market turbulence: minutes

The euro zone economy may be improving, but a change in the European Central Bank`s policy guidance could backfire.

Apr 06, 2017, 17:42 PM IST
Asian markets extend global rout on Donald Trump fears

Asian markets extend global rout on Donald Trump fears

Asian equities tumbled Wednesday, extending a global sell-off as a poll showing Donald Trump overtaking market favourite Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House flamed fears about future US economic policy.

Nov 02, 2016, 08:47 AM IST
It's time that banks relax lending rates for loan borrowers

It's time that banks relax lending rates for loan borrowers

Zee Media Bureau

Banks' obduracy in not complying with the Reserve Bank of India's word seeking a benign transmission policy has continued for long.

Oct 07, 2016, 19:50 PM IST