RBI Monetary policy review

Reserve Bank of India slashes GDP growth projection from 6.1% to 5% for 2019-20

Contrary to expectations, the Reserve Bank of India on Thursday decided to keep the repo rate unchanged following a meeting of its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC).

Dec 05, 2019, 08:27 AM IST

RBI Governor meets PSU banks' CEOs, conveys regulator's expectations

RBI is scheduled to announce its sixth bi-monthly monetary policy for 2018-19 on February 7.

Jan 28, 2019, 13:30 PM IST

RBI-industry meet: India Inc pitches for rate cut to prop up growth

Suggestions come ahead of the sixth bi-monthly monetary policy statement for 2018-19 scheduled to be announced on February 7.

Jan 18, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

A policy rate cut could have spurred housing market: Industry

Gaur expects the RBI to cut rate in the next policy review after a neutral review for the second straight time.

Dec 06, 2017, 21:17 PM IST

RBI says economy on the mend; sees growth gaining momentum

In the Fifth Bi-Monthly Monetary Policy Review for 2017- 18, where it left the key policy rate unchanged, the central bank sounded confident of the economy achieving its previous growth estimate of 6.7 percent on a gross value-added basis, with risks evenly balanced.

Dec 06, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

RBI leaves key rate unchanged; retains growth forecast at 6.7%

RBI raised the inflation estimate to 4.3-4.7 percent, from the earlier projection of 4.2-4.6 percent, for the second half of the current financial year.

Dec 06, 2017, 16:38 PM IST

Sensex falls over 205 points on RBI hawkish stance

Interest-sensitive stocks took a beating, dragging the BSE banking index down by 0.49 percent. SBI, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, HDFC Bank, Bank of Baroda and Yes Bank fell by up to 1.44 per cent.

Dec 06, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

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 keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%

The GDP growth in the second quarter of 2017-18 was higher than 5.7 percent in the preceding April-June period.

Dec 06, 2017, 14:34 PM IST

Rate cut dilemma remains as RBI wary on Inflation

Economists believe a status quo would be right thing to do by the RBI.

Dec 06, 2017, 09:57 AM IST

RBI monetary policy review today: Will MPC go for a rate cut?

The MPC meeting outcome is being keenly awaited by all stakeholders including the industry and stock markets.

Dec 06, 2017, 07:14 AM IST

Sensex ends slightly lower ahead of RBI policy decision

The broader NSE Nifty closed 0.09 percent lower at 10,118.25 while the benchmark BSE Sensex ended 0.2 percent lower at 32,802.44.

Dec 05, 2017, 16:06 PM IST

RBI monetary policy review: What to expect from Urjit Patel

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), headed by RBI Governor Urjit Patel, will meet on December 5 and 6 for the Fifth Bi-monthly Monetary Policy Statement for 2017-18.

Dec 04, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Markets run into a bumpy ride, lose early edge

Risk-taking activity was muted on sustained selling by foreign portfolio investors.

Oct 05, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Sensex starts on a positive note, domestic buying builds

The BSE Sensex, which rose 174 points yesterday after the Reserve Bank decided to hold rates in line with expectations, had gained 512 points in the previous four sessions.

Oct 05, 2017, 10:24 AM IST

Rupee turns weaker by 9 paise to 65.10 against USD

Traders said the dollar's renewed strength against other currencies overseas weighed on the rupee, but a higher opening in domestic equities limited the impact.

Oct 05, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

RBI should have cut interest rate to boost growth: India Inc

In its last review in August the Reserve Bank had slashed the benchmark lending rate by 0.25 percentage points to 6 per cent, the lowest in six years.

Oct 04, 2017, 18:59 PM IST

RBI disappoints by keeping its rates unchanged: FICCI

 Real interest rates remain unduly high and a cut in policy and lending rates would have helped propel demand for interest sensitive sectors such as consumer durables, auto and housing

Oct 04, 2017, 18:57 PM IST

Stock markets get RBI lift, closes up for 4th day

Domestic institutional investors played sheet-anchor for the market, which rallied for the fourth straight day.

Oct 04, 2017, 17:13 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