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RBI’s contingency fund falls to Rs 1.96 lakh crore

The RBI said as of June 30 it “stands as a central bank with one of the highest levels of financial resilience globally”.

30 Aug 2019 1:47 AM

Bank frauds take 74pc leap to Rs 71,543 crore in FY19: says Reserve Bank's annual report

Report states, ‘balance in contingency fund as of June 30, 2019 was Rs 1.96 lakh crore compared to Rs 2.32 lakh crore as of June 30, 2018.’

29 Aug 2019 6:55 PM

What went behind RBI decision to transfer funds?

The RBI was founded in 1935 and has been operating according to the Reserve Bank of India Act of 1934.

28 Aug 2019 2:47 AM

Huge RBI dividend a bonanza for government

The RBI is aware and concerned about slow growth and cut interest rates in its policy statement.

28 Aug 2019 1:10 AM

RBI approves surplus transfer of Rs 1.76 lakh crore to government

This follows the RBI board accepting the recommendation of high-level panel headed by its former governor Bimal Jalan.

26 Aug 2019 9:08 PM

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DHFL resolution: Banks may convert debt into equity, says Union Bank

DHFL owes over Rs 45,000 to banks, and the rest to other financiers including mutual funds, pension funds and insurers.

21 Aug 2019 12:31 PM

Link bulk deposits to repo for effective transmission of interest rates: SBI report

A dozen public sector banks, including State Bank of India, have voluntarily linked their interest rates to repo.

21 Aug 2019 11:31 AM

Government, RBI must work closely for a ‘big bang’ cut

Every bank has to deposit a percentage of their deposits in the RBI to safeguard the interests of the depositors.

20 Aug 2019 8:21 AM

RBI rules out asset quality review of NBFCs for now

IL&FS group's failure has made banks highly risk averse to the NBFC sector, leading to a severe liquidity crunch.

19 Aug 2019 1:14 PM

Time has come for banks to link loans, deposits to repo rate: RBI Gov Das

SBI was to first one to link loans and deposits to the repo rate from May and home loans from July, six other banks followed.

19 Aug 2019 12:40 PM

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More forced lending to NBFCs can land banks in trouble: Fitch

Earlier this month, RBI announced three major steps to encourage banks to lend more to liquidity starved NBFCs.

14 Aug 2019 4:02 PM

Banks cut rates, to roll out repo-linked loans

Bank of India said that it has cut the one-year MCLR where more than 80 per cent of its loan book sits by 25 bps, effective August 10.

10 Aug 2019 1:24 AM

Reserve Bank of India survey shows Indian companies are stressed over finance

Companies are very despondent about the cost of capital. They are also less cheerful than earlier on availability of funding.

08 Aug 2019 4:04 PM

RBI cuts rate 0.35 per cent, EMIs set to fall

The 35 basis points (bps) cut in the repo rate is unusual, as the RBI has been changing the interest rate by 25 or 50 bps in the past.

08 Aug 2019 2:04 AM

RBI cuts rate 0.35 per cent, EMIs set to fall

The RBI itself has reduced its growth estimate down to 6.9 per cent for FY20, from the seven per cent it had projected in its June policy.

08 Aug 2019 1:59 AM

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As it lowers rate, RBI sees hard days ahead

The economy needs to be pumped up as every sector from automobiles to agriculture is seeing a slowdown.

08 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

RBI cuts risk weight on consumer loans to 100 per cent

On a review, it has been decided to reduce the risk weight for consumer credit, including personal loans, RBI statement said.

07 Aug 2019 7:35 PM

RBI to cover all repetitive bill payments under Bharat Bill Payments System

A detailed guideline in this regard will be issued by September-end.

07 Aug 2019 3:00 PM

RBI lowers GDP growth forecast to 6.9 pc for FY'20 on demand, investment slowdown

The RBI said various high frequency indicators suggest weakening of both domestic and external demand conditions.

07 Aug 2019 1:36 PM

EMIs likely to come down as RBI cuts interest rate by 35 bps

The fourth consecutive rate cut is expected to lower EMIs for home and auto buyers, and borrowing cost for corporates.

07 Aug 2019 12:49 PM

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