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Deshhit: EPFO likely to increase interest rate on employees’ provident fund

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is likely to retain or increase the interest rate on employees’ provident fund

Feb 13, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

RBI, in a tight spot, is expected to raise rates again

In June, the repo rate, or the benchmark lending rate, was raised for the first time in over four years, by 25 basis points to 6.25 percent.

Aug 01, 2018, 06:43 AM 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

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

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

Here is the full text of RBI Monetary Policy Review

Aug 02, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

RBI seen cutting rates to over 6-1/2 year low, faces pressure to do more

The central bank has previously warned that inflation could accelerate due to a seasonal rebound in food prices and factors such as planned pay hikes for government employees.

Aug 02, 2017, 12:44 PM IST

RBI Monetary Policy Review today: Here's what analysts expect

Analysts expect the apex bank to cut interest rates in view of the latest macro data.

Aug 02, 2017, 08:56 AM IST

RBI monetary policy review today: Urjit Patel likely to cut interest rate by 0.25%

The outcome of the Monetary Policy Committee meeting  headed by RBI Governor Urjit Patel is being keenly awaited by all stakeholders including industry and stock markets.

Aug 02, 2017, 08:29 AM IST

RBI Monetary Policy Review: Why MPC should vote for rate cut?

With retail inflation receding to record low levels, the six-member monetary policy committee (MPC), headed by RBI Governor Urjit Patel likely to cut the benchmark lending rate by at least 0.25 percent in its third bi-monthly monetary policy review on Wednesday afternoon.

Aug 01, 2017, 14:13 PM IST

RBI Monetary Policy: Urjit Patel expected to cut key interest rate today

With latest macro-economic data showing inflation at a record low and fall in factory output, RBI is expected to reduce its repo rate at its monetary policy review on Wednesday.

 

Aug 01, 2017, 10:31 AM IST

ECB leaves interest rates unchanged and bond buying intact

European Central bank governors on Thursday left key interest rates at historic lows and the ECB`s mass bond-buying programme in place, a spokesman said, in line with observers` expectations.

Apr 27, 2017, 17:37 PM IST

Favourable domestic factors to accelerate growth: RBI

The Reserve Bank of India on Thursday said economic growth in the current fiscal will accelerate to 7.4 percent compared to 6.7 percent in 2016-17 on the back of several favourable domestic factors and improvement in global environment.

Apr 06, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

RBI monetary policy review of 2017-18: Key highlights

RBI left its benchmark lending rate unchanged at 6.25 percent for the third policy review in a row citing upside risk to inflation.

Apr 06, 2017, 15:23 PM IST

Need a well capitalised banking sector to support economy: RBI Guv Urjit Patel

Stating that liquidity has surged in the system post demonetisation, Patel said that RBI will continue to provide sufficient liquidity through LAF.

Apr 06, 2017, 15:02 PM IST

RBI Monetary Policy: Urjit Patel brings no respite to borrowers; hikes reverse repo rate to 6%

RBI kept its repo rate unchanged at 6.25 percent for a third consecutive policy meeting on Thursday while it has raised the reverse repo rate.

Apr 06, 2017, 14:29 PM IST

RBI monetary policy to be presented today; likely to hold interest rates

The Monetary Policy Committee, headed by RBI Governor Urjit Patel, began its 2-day meeting yesterday amid experts saying that the central bank is likely to hold the rate.

Apr 06, 2017, 08:58 AM IST

RBI monetary policy review: Change in interest rates unlikely

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to keep interest rates unchanged at its first bi-monthly monetary policy review of this fiscal due on Thursday.

Apr 05, 2017, 13:46 PM IST

Fed raises rates as job gains, firming inflation stoke confidence

The U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months, a move spurred by steady economic growth, strong job gains and confidence that inflation is rising to the central bank`s target.

Mar 16, 2017, 00:01 AM IST

RBI Governor nudges banks to reduce lending rates

RBI Governor Urjit Patel today exhorted banks to reduce their lending rates to push credit demand in laggard segments, saying banks have benefited from influx of low-cost deposits and its previous repo rate cuts.

Feb 11, 2017, 15:24 PM IST