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Shaktikanta Das

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

RBI to issue guidelines on regulatory sandbox in next two months: Das

A regulatory sandbox is a framework set up by a regulator that allows FinTech startups to conduct live experiments in a controlled environment under supervision.

Mar 25, 2019, 14:41 PM IST

RBI Governor to meet heads of payments banks later this week

As many as seven payments banks have commenced their operations.

Mar 25, 2019, 12:22 PM IST

RBI board warned of noteban's short-term impact on economy; no material effect on black money

Curbing black money was one of the prime objectives of the shock move to junk old Rs 500 and 1,000 notes.

Mar 11, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

Rating agencies play critical role in providing stability to financial sector: RBI Guv

Das Thursday held a meeting with top officials of credit rating agencies as part of stakeholder consultation exercise.

Mar 08, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

Will meet bank heads on Feb 21 on transmission of rate cut, says RBI Guv

Earlier this month, the Reserve Bank cut the benchmark interest rate by 0.25 per cent to 6.25 per cent.

Feb 18, 2019, 13:32 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

Chanda Kochhar case: RBI says law will take its own course

The role of the regulator is limited to looking at the violations of its regulations by individuals or groups, and act on the same, governor Shaktikanta Das said.

Feb 08, 2019, 09:59 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

Follow prudential norms for credit without being excessively conservative: Das to banks

He also flagged "the need for PSBs to extend credit while observing prudential norms but without excessive conservatism".

Jan 29, 2019, 09:52 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

No liquidity shortage at the moment; will take steps if required: Das

Pointing out that liquidity in the system is regularly monitored, Das said the RBI will take steps whenever there is any deficit.

Jan 08, 2019, 14:38 PM IST

NPA level of banks on the decline, says RBI Governor

He also said the RBI has also initiated stakeholder consultation on governance reform in the banking sector.

Jan 08, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

New RBI governor should follow his "dharma" to protect Autonomy: Rangarajan

Das should work closely with the government on all the pressing issues, Rangarajan said.

Dec 24, 2018, 18:21 PM IST