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RBI likely to cut repo rate by 25 bps: Goldman Sachs

The monetary policy committee is scheduled to meet from April 2 to 4.

Mar 28, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

RBI may slash interest rate by 25 bps, says SBI report

The six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) headed by RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das will start its three-day meet in Mumbai on Tuesday and announce the policy on February 7.

Feb 05, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

Patel's resignation highlights risks to RBI's policy priorities: Fitch

The Government Tuesday appointed former Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das as the new Governor.

Dec 12, 2018, 13:34 PM IST

RBI may cut CRR by 1% in December if FPI flows don't revive: BofAML

Such a move will release USD 15 billion of liquidity into the system, which is undergoing through a liquidity deficit at present, the foreign brokerage said in its report.

Oct 29, 2018, 16:28 PM IST

GDP growth peaking; slowdown ahead: Credit Suisse

According to global financial services major, Credit Suisse, the 8.2 percent GDP growth for the April-June quarter of this year, though "encouraging", was largely owing to base effects.

Sep 12, 2018, 14:30 PM IST

RBI hikes repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.50%, maintains neutral stance

This is the first time since October 2013 that the central bank has hiked borrowing costs at two consecutive policy meetings.

Aug 01, 2018, 14:38 PM IST

RBI hikes Repo rate to 6.25%, Reverse Repo rate to 6%

On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation at its meeting today, the 6-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to hike the rates.

Jun 06, 2018, 14:44 PM IST

Analysts expect RBI rate hike following 'hawkish' MPC minutes

It was also leaning towards hawkishness, which was a view shared by a majority of watchers.

Apr 20, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

RBI policy, PMI data hold key to stock markets this week

PMI (Purchasing Managers' Index) data on manufacturing and services sectors, due this week, are also key determinants for the market movement, experts added.

Oct 02, 2017, 10:39 AM IST

Expert views: RBI cuts repo rate to more than 6-1/2 year low

Four members of the monetary policy committee voted to cut rates by 25 bps, while one voted for a 50 bps cut and one voted for leaving rates unchanged.

Aug 02, 2017, 15:05 PM IST

Expert views: RBI cuts repo rate to more than 6-1/2 year low

Four members of the monetary policy committee voted to cut rates by 25 bps, while one voted for a 50 bps cut and one voted for leaving rates unchanged.

Aug 02, 2017, 15:05 PM IST

Market opens higher ahead of RBI policy outcome

The BSE benchmark Sensex started on a positive note by recovering over 99 points in early trade as the revised forecast of better monsoon enthused investors, who are keenly awaiting the RBI's bi-monthly policy meet outcome due later in the day.

Jun 07, 2017, 10:24 AM IST

RBI to strike less hawkish tone while standing pat

The Reserve Bank of India is likely to keep interest rates unchanged at a review on June 7, but with inflation well below target its policy statement is likely to sound less hawkish than when the monetary policy committee last met.

May 31, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

RBI minutes suggest next move will be a hike: Nomura

The minutes of the RBI's April 6 policy meeting suggest that the next move of the Central bank will likely be a hike in key policy rates, says a report.

Apr 21, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

'RBI should cut rates by 0.75%; ensure banks pass on benefit'

The Reserve Bank should cut interest rate by 0.5-0.75 percent in view of dismal credit growth as well as subdued demand and, along with government, nudge banks to pass them on at a time when demonetisation has led to "windfall gains", an industry body said today.

Feb 05, 2017, 14:35 PM IST

RBI gave New Year Gift to farmers

RBI gave New Year Gift to farmers. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Dec 27, 2016, 14:01 PM IST

NSE to introduce 6-year govt bond futures from December 30

The National Stock Exchange (NSE) is set to introduce new interest rate futures (IRF) contracts from December 30 on six-year government bonds maturing in 2022.

Dec 23, 2016, 14:15 PM IST

Scope for further monetary easing on softer retail inflation: Fitch

Ahead of the monetary policy announcement by RBI, Fitch Ratings today said there is scope for monetary easing in India as retail inflation is holding below the 5 percent target.

Dec 06, 2016, 16:05 PM IST

CPI inflation may fall below 4%; to make some space for further monetary policy easing

CPI inflation could fall below 4 percent in November-December period before climbing back to 4.5 percent in March and accordingly there will be some space for further monetary policy easing, says a Citigroup report.

Nov 16, 2016, 11:54 AM IST

Patel to instituionalise policy changes at RBI: Fitch

Under new Governor Urjit Patel, RBI is expected to institutionalise policy changes initiated to curb inflation and clean up the balance sheets of banks, Fitch said.

Sep 02, 2016, 15:39 PM IST