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AA Edit | Nurture is the best policy, but watch out for inflation

A low-interest rate regime is considered a key weapon to revive consumer demand and induce normalcy in the economy

08 Apr 2021 4:17 AM

RBI increases gold loan-to-value ratio to 90%, interest rates unchanged

Monetary Policy Committee after three days of deliberations voted unanimously to leave the policy repo rate unchanged at 4 per cent

06 Aug 2020 2:52 PM

FM gives relief to small taxpayers, halves interest on delayed filing of GST returns

No late fee will be levied for delayed filing of GST returns by registered entities with nil liability, said Sitharaman

12 Jun 2020 5:05 PM

RBI has many other tools to revive growth, not just interest rates: Das

The governor said the continuity in policy from last pause should not be read as a pointer to future actions.

06 Feb 2020 12:50 PM

Fed likely to keep interest rates on hold, focus on balance sheet

Fed is expected to soon decide how much longer it will continue its current practice of buying USD 60 billion a month in US Treasury bonds.

29 Jan 2020 1:05 PM


RBI saw slowdown, acted ahead of time by cutting interest rates from Feb: Das

“In the last MPC meeting when we took a pause, I don't know why the market was surprised, said RBI Gov Shaktikanta Das.

16 Dec 2019 11:52 AM

India central bank set to cut rates again as fiscal measures fail to cheer

With current inflation remaining benign, we expect RBI to opt for a 40 bps rate cut, said Yes Bank's Yuvika Oberoi.

02 Oct 2019 2:41 PM

Housing industry seeks tax sops, lower rates

Industry finds that the stress fund allocated to the housing sector with several riders will not increase demand among homebuyers.

17 Sep 2019 1:27 AM

5 pc Q1 growth surprise; economy will look up with measures taken: RBI Gov Das

He said that the RBI has been cutting rates to give a boost to the economy as slowdown was visible for past few months.

16 Sep 2019 7:28 PM

SBI cuts deposit rates on various tenors

Interest rates have been reduced by 50-75 basis points (bps) for time deposits with shorter tenors of up to 179 days.

29 Jul 2019 1:16 PM


RBI may cut rates by another 25 bps in 2019: Fitch Ratings

RBI cut the repo rate to 5.75 per cent on June 6, its third cut in 2019, while also changing its policy stance to ‘accommodative’.

18 Jun 2019 8:59 AM

Factors to consider before applying for gold loan

Gold loan remains a popular borrowing option for those in immediate need of money within a short time span.

07 May 2019 12:50 PM

RBI sets NBFC-MFIs' average base rate at 9.21 pc for April-June

The regulator in February 2014 had issued directions to NBFC-MFIs regarding pricing of credit.

30 Mar 2019 10:15 AM

5 reasons you need to fix your credit score right away!

credit scores indicate an individual’s financial health and their ability to pay off loans and other acquired debt.

28 Feb 2019 11:53 AM

Shaktikanta Das asks bankers why they aren't cutting lending rates

The meeting focused only on effective transmission of monetary policy, another banker who attended the meeting said.

22 Feb 2019 10:21 AM


Indian Bank revises interest rates on term deposits

The Indian Bank announced upward revision in interest rate on domestic term deposits by 50 bps to 90 bps for amount less than Rs one crore.

17 Feb 2019 4:21 PM

Indian Bank revises interest rates on FCNR(B) deposits

Interest rates for deposits of three years and above, but less than four years have been fixed at 4.06 per cent.

06 Oct 2018 4:33 PM

Sensex drops 218 points to end at 36,324 on Federal rate hike

Moreover, September futures and options (F&O) expiry added to market volatility, brokers said.

27 Sep 2018 4:05 PM

India Inc expects RBI to hike rates

Companies are more than just optimistic about the return of good times, shows survey.

24 Sep 2018 1:12 AM

Indian Bank revises interest rates on FCNR(B) deposits

For deposits of up to five years, interest rates are 4 per cent as compared to 3.93 per cent.

03 Aug 2018 9:50 AM