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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 to raise policy rates by 25 bps in first quarter of 2019: Goldman

The Reserve Bank Friday maintained status quo on the benchmark interest rate but warned that volatile and rising oil prices, and tightening of global financial conditions pose substantial risks to the growth and inflation.

Oct 08, 2018, 15:52 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

Transmission of monetary policy to influence economic development: Moody's

Mumbai: With the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) not altering policy rates, it will be only the transmission of monetary policy that would influence India`s economic development and credit profile, credit rating agency Moody`s Investors Service said on Wednesday.
 

Jun 07, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Deutsche sees Rajan cutting rates by 0.25% each next week

Germany's Deutsche Bank joined the chorus of rate cut-callers on Friday saying it expects Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan to effect a quarter percentage point reduction in the policy rates on Tuesday.

May 29, 2015, 19:45 PM IST

RBI likely to cut policy rates by 0.25% on June 2: Citi

The Reserve Bank is likely to cut policy rates by 0.25 percent in its upcoming policy review meet next week, a Citigroup report said on Wednesday.

May 27, 2015, 17:20 PM IST

MF houses expect 50 bps cut in policy rates in 2015

As the RBI maintained a status-quo on interest rates on Tuesday, mutual fund houses said they expect the central bank to cut policy rates by 50 basis points in the next few months in view of improving macro-fundamentals.

Feb 03, 2015, 21:19 PM IST

RBI can cut policy rates even if Fed hikes: BofA-ML

The Reserve Bank of India could cut policy rates by 75-100 basis points starting early 2015 even if the US Fed hikes rates next year, says a Bank of America Merrill-Lynch report.

Aug 29, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

Dun & Bradstreet pegs 2014 growth at 5.5%

Recent decisions on the policy front are expected to help push up economic growth to 5.5 percent next year from 4.8 percent estimated for 2013-14, Dun & Bradstreet said Friday.

Dec 27, 2013, 17:47 PM IST

Bankers welcome RBI decision on key policy rates

Bankers on Wednesday welcomed the Reserve Bank's move to keep key policy rates on hold saying it will help recovery and macroeconomic stability.

Dec 18, 2013, 18:44 PM IST

Sensex up 248 points as RBI surprises with status quo on rates

The benchmark Sensex gained for the first time in seven days, rising 248 points Wednesday after the RBI unexpectedly decided to keep key policy rates unchanged.

Dec 18, 2013, 17:35 PM IST

RBI kept key rates unchanged to push growth, says Montek

The Reserve Bank's decision to keep interest rates unchanged is aimed at boosting economic growth, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia has said.

Dec 18, 2013, 14:50 PM IST

Expert Views: RBI surprises by holding interest rates steady

The RBI had been widely expected to lift its repo rate by 25 basis points, but instead opted to keep the country`s main lending rate at 7.75 percent.

Dec 18, 2013, 12:16 PM IST

Comfortable with current level of Inflation, says Rajan

Rajan expressed apprehensions that headwinds to growth from domestic constraints continue to pose downside risks.

Oct 29, 2013, 11:29 AM IST

Swap window draws in $11.3 billion till Oct 25: RBI

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan had announced the twin moves immediately after taking charge, to fight the heavy slide in the rupee which had touched a lifetime low of 68.85 in August.

Oct 28, 2013, 19:36 PM IST

RBI to up repo rate 25 bps on inflation; may cut MSF: Morgan

In September, the headline inflation accelerated to a seven-month high of 6.46 percent, while the retail inflation quickened to 9.84 percent.

Oct 24, 2013, 16:44 PM IST

Raghuram Rajan meets FM ahead of second quarter policy review

"I discussed whole set of issues with the Finance Minister including state of economy," Rajan told reporters after the meeting here.

Oct 24, 2013, 14:03 PM IST

‘Industry sees 0.25% hike in policy rates on Oct 29’

An industry poll conducted by RBS India Tuesday said majority participants are expecting RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan to hike the key policy rates by at least 0.25 percent next week when he unveils the second quarter review of Monetary Policy 2013-14.

Oct 22, 2013, 21:54 PM IST

Analysts expect RBI to hike repo rate by 0.25%

Official data released yesterday showed wholesale price inflation for the the month of September inching up to 6.46 percent from 6.10 percent for August.

Oct 15, 2013, 15:38 PM IST