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RBI monetary policy

RBI likely to cut interest rate again in June; no cut thereafter

In a report on the forecast for global monetary policy actions and resulting economic impact, the London-based global information provider said RBI is likely to tighten its monetary policy stance in early-to-mid 2020.

May 08, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

Home, auto loans set to be cheaper as RBI cuts repo rate by 25 bps to 6%

After the rate reductions, the reversed repo rate stands adjusted at 5.75 percent.

Apr 04, 2019, 11:54 AM IST

RBI to announce first bi-monthly monetary policy of 2019-20 shortly

The Monetary Policy Committee headed by RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das will announce the resolution of the meeting at around 11.45 today.

Apr 04, 2019, 10:06 AM IST

Growths set to slow down to 6-6.5% in H1 of 19: Nomura

The Reserve Bank under the new governor had last week projected a GDP growth of 7.4 percent for 2019-20--7.2-7.4 percent in first half, and 7.5 percent in the second half.

Feb 20, 2019, 13:10 PM IST

After a surprise rate cut, Das promises more if inflation falls

The surprise 25 basis points rate cut to 6.25 percent is a measure to broad base credit growth across all the sectors of the economy that's gathering more steam now, the governor said.

Feb 08, 2019, 10:01 AM IST

RBI raises collateral-free farm loan limit to Rs 1.6 lakh

The central bank also decided to set up an internal working group (IWG) to review agricultural credit and arrive at a workable policy solution.

Feb 07, 2019, 13:50 PM IST

RBI to ensure adequate liquidity to all sectors

The central bank also cut its estimates on headline inflation.

Feb 07, 2019, 13:45 PM IST

RBI projects 7.4% GDP growth for FY20

The CSO has estimated GDP growth at 7.2 percent for 2018-19.

Feb 07, 2019, 12:43 PM IST

RBI cuts inflation forecast to 2.8% for Q419; 3.2-3.4% for H1FY20

For the third quarter of 2019-20, the inflation target is set at 3.9 percent.

Feb 07, 2019, 12:42 PM IST

Home, auto loans set to be cheaper as RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das cuts interest rates by 0.25%

This is Das' first monetary policy review after taking charge as the RBI Governor, replacing Urjit Patel.

Feb 07, 2019, 11:49 AM IST

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das to present maiden monetary policy today

Deviating from the practice of releasing the resolution of MPC in afternoon, the RBI will place it on its website at 11.45 am today.

Feb 07, 2019, 10:18 AM IST

RBI may take dovish stance in February policy with softer inflation

RBI will announce it's sixth bi-monthly monetary policy on February 7.

Jan 17, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

RBI December policy: Ex-RBI Guv Patel favoured status quo on repo rate

All six members of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had voted for keeping the key benchmark rate unchanged, said the Minutes of the MPC meeting released by the Reserve Bank Wednesday.

Dec 20, 2018, 11:34 AM IST

Monetary policy review: RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.5%

Five out of the six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted in favour of keeping the repo rate unchanged at 6.50 percent and the reverse repo rate at 6.25 percent.

Dec 05, 2018, 14:32 PM IST

RBI panel begins 3-day meet on interest rate

Experts are of the view that the RBI may not change the benchmark lending rate (repo) despite moderation in economic growth and easing inflation.

Dec 03, 2018, 18:16 PM IST

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.5%

Five out of the six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted in favour of keeping the repo rate unchanged.

Oct 05, 2018, 14:38 PM IST

RBI monetary policy today; rate hike expected as rupee slide accelerates

Anticipation of a rate hike has increased in the past month as oil prices climbed, the rupee`s slide accelerated and concerns on liquidity emerged.

Oct 05, 2018, 09:15 AM IST

RBI rate-setting panel begins three-day meet

After two successive hikes, the repo rate currently stands at 6.50 percent.

Oct 03, 2018, 15:56 PM IST

HDFC raises retail lending rate by 10 bps

The new rates vary from 8.80 to 9.05 percent on various slabs of loans.

Oct 01, 2018, 17:21 PM IST

RBI likely to raise rates at Friday's review

The monetary policy committee will start its three- day meeting from October 3 to decide on the fourth bi-monthly monetary policy.

Oct 01, 2018, 15:24 PM IST