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Govt appoints 3 members to interest-rate setting Monetary Policy Committee

Govt appoints 3 members to interest-rate setting Monetary Policy Committee

The government on Thursday appointed three members to the interest-rate setting Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) for four years.

Finance Ministry hopes RBI will factor in better inflation print

Finance Ministry hopes RBI will factor in better inflation print

 Enthused by moderation in retail inflation, the Finance Ministry today expressed hope that RBI will take into account improvement in the price situation while deciding on rate cut in its next policy review due in October.

New RBI Governor Urjit Patel calls on FM Jaitley

After taking over charge in Mumbai earlier this week, new Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel called on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here on Thursday for their first meeting.

October rate cut 'alive' if August CPI is at 5%: Citigroup

October rate cut 'alive' if August CPI is at 5%: Citigroup

August CPI inflation is likely to fall sharply to 5 percent mainly because of correction in vegetable and pulse prices, which in turn will open up the possibility of a 25 bps rate cut in the upcoming policy review, says a Citigroup report.

RBI Governor went with majority view on status quo in Aug meet

RBI Governor went with majority view on status quo in Aug meet

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan, in his last monetary policy review on August 9, sided with four of the five members of the Technical Advisory Committee that recommended to leave interest rates on hold, citing sticky inflationary tendency.

 

Urjit Patel as new RBI head to ensure continuity: Mundra

Urjit Patel as new RBI head to ensure continuity: Mundra

The appointment of Urjit Patel as 24th Governor of the Reserve Bank will ensure continuity of policy as he has been incharge of the monetary policy, RBI Deputy Governor S S Mundra said Tuesday.

Did Urjit Patel's hawkish stance on inflation win him top job at RBI?

Did Urjit Patel's hawkish stance on inflation win him top job at RBI?

Archana Khatri Das

New Delhi: Urjit Patel's appointment as the next Reserve Bank of India chief did not come as a surprise. He was always seen as one of the prominent contenders for filling in Rajan's shoes.

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan terms attacks on him 'abominable', says was open to extension

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan terms attacks on him 'abominable', says was open to extension

Rajan said however that he was never worried about reappointment or a future career in government and did the best in the interest of the country and he was the "best team player".

Raghuram Rajan keeps rates intact; blasts banks for being stingy on cuts

Raghuram Rajan keeps rates intact; blasts banks for being stingy on cuts

In the third bi-monthly policy review of this fiscal, RBI kept the benchmark repurchase rate (at which RBI lends to the system) at 5-year low of 6.50 percent.

Raghuram Rajan presented his last RBI policy, no rate cut made

Raghuram Rajan presented his last RBI policy, no rate cut made. Watch complete news story of Top 10 Market News for getting detailed updates!

Sensex falls 97 points, Nifty below 8,700-mark post RBI policy review

Sensex falls 97 points, Nifty below 8,700-mark post RBI policy review

The 30-share index declined by 97.41 points, or 0.35 percent, to 28,085.16 after shuttling between 28,289.96 and 27,956.77.

Had fantastic tenure; results to be visible in 5-6 years: Raghuram Rajan

Had fantastic tenure; results to be visible in 5-6 years: Raghuram Rajan

Terming his tenure as "fantastic", RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday said snap judgements by critics do not matter as he has made useful contributions and the results will visible in the next 5-6 years.

Vallabh Bhansali's overview on credit policy

Vallabh Bhansali's overview on credit policy. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Rajan may keep rate static in his last monetary policy tomorrow

Rajan may keep rate static in his last monetary policy tomorrow

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan in his last monetary policy on Tuesday may keep interest rate static as retail inflation continues to be above the comfort zone.

Raghuram Rajan calls on Jaitley ahead of monetary policy

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday called on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and is believed to have discussed the macroeconomic situation ahead of his last monetary policy review on Tuesday.

RBI may hold rates on Aug 9, FY17 growth likely at 7.4%: UBS

RBI may hold rates on Aug 9, FY17 growth likely at 7.4%: UBS

Indian economy is expected to clock a growth of 7.4 percent this fiscal, and on the policy front, the Reserve Bank is likely to leave key rates unchanged at its August meet, says a UBS report.

 

RBI may go for status quo in Aug 9 meet: DBS

RBI may go for status quo in Aug 9 meet: DBS

RBI may keep the key interest rates on hold in the upcoming policy meet as inflation for the second quarter has hastened to 5.7 percent and July-August prints may also stay high.

RBI to keep rates unchanged in August 9 policy: ICRA

RBI to keep rates unchanged in August 9 policy: ICRA

ICRA on Friday said RBI is unlikely to cut policy rates in its upcoming monetary policy review on August 9, but a 0.25 percent cut is on cards in 2016.

0.50% cut in policy rate by March quarter: Morgan Stanley

0.50% cut in policy rate by March quarter: Morgan Stanley

Inflation in India is expected to fall to 4.5 percent by the quarter ended March 31, and this in turn would give Reserve Bank space to cut key policy rates by 50 basis points this fiscal, says a Morgan Stanley report.