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RBI seen keeping rates on hold on inflation concerns

RBI has made a priority of maintaining consumer inflation at around 4 per cent with a band of -/+2 per cent.

02 Oct 2017 4:45 PM

RBI may hold repo rate in October policy meet

Weak economic growth and signs inflation may soon overshoot its target likely to weigh in on MPC meet.

27 Sep 2017 12:48 PM

Scope for further rate cut by RBI: Finance Ministry

The rate cut was the first in 10 months and brought policy rates to a near 7-year low.

23 Sep 2017 6:05 PM

Rise in rupee, farm loan waivers may bog down GDP growth: Economic Survey

The survey said achieving the high end of the 6.75-7.5 per cent growth projected previously will be difficult.

11 Aug 2017 1:46 PM

Interest rates to slowly become reasonable: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley also says LIC has come out with a pension scheme to offer fixed rate of interest to investors.

03 Aug 2017 6:20 PM


RBI rate cut: Time for govt to act now

On the growth of the economy it is a good sign that the RBI has maintained the real GDP growth for 2017-18 at 7.3 per cent.

03 Aug 2017 12:00 AM

RBI likely to cut rate on Aug 2 as inflation hits record low

A rate cut will give a push to credit growth which has been sluggish from last many quarters.

30 Jul 2017 1:25 PM

RBI policy, Q1 results to drive markets this week

RBI is scheduled to meet this week and the market would keenly await action on rate reduction front.

30 Jul 2017 11:33 AM

RBI may cut repo rate on Aug 2 on lowest inflation

The central bank headed by governor Urjit Patel last cut its key interest rate in October 2016.

28 Jul 2017 4:29 PM

Urjit Patel to appear before Par panel on July 6

Committee had also called top finance ministry and RBI officials in January to discuss the impact of demonetisation.

09 Jun 2017 4:40 PM


Urjit patel calls Jaitley before monetary policy review

The resolution of the MPC will be placed on the website in the afternoon of June 7.

02 Jun 2017 6:27 PM

'Growth recovery ahead; policy rates to be on hold in June'

Nomura expects a recovery thereafter to an average of 7.5 per cent in the second half of 2017 and 7.7 per cent in 2018.

30 May 2017 2:00 PM

Service sector growth nearly stalls in April: PMI

A composite PMI, which includes both manufacturing and services, fell to 51.3 last month from 52.3 in March.

04 May 2017 11:24 AM

RBI likely to increase interest rate: Nomura

RBI MPC minutes suggest hawkish stance to continue.

22 Apr 2017 3:34 AM

March CPI inflation makes Aug rate cut case stronger: BofAML

March CPI inflation, at 3.8 per cent, actually came in below our 4 per cent expectations.

13 Apr 2017 12:59 PM


Banks cutting rates to use liquidity available: Jaitley

The banks had cut their rates down by almost about 80 to 85 basis points.

11 Apr 2017 8:01 PM

Sensex slips 47 points as RBI holds policy rate

The 30-share index stayed in the red zone throughout the session.

06 Apr 2017 4:48 PM

RBI retains policy at 6.25 pc; ups reverse repo, MSF by 25 bps

Central bank cited upside risks to inflation and excess liquidity in system for its decision to hold key rate.

06 Apr 2017 3:52 PM

Sensex remains in red as RBI keeps rate unchanged

The 30-share index was quoting 62.87 points lower at 29,911.37 soon after RBI announced its review.

06 Apr 2017 3:24 PM

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.25 per cent

Central bank also projects 7.4 per cent GDP growth for current fiscal, up from 6.7 per cent in 2016-17.

06 Apr 2017 2:43 PM