Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 | Last Update : 11:25 PM IST

interest rates Page-2

RBI hikes repo rate by 25 bps to 6.5 pc after its 3rd bi-monthly MPC meet

Reserve Bank of India has hiked the repo rate for the second consecutive month.

01 Aug 2018 2:43 PM

Unsecured bank loans rise four-times in FY15-18, says report

As of March 2018, outstanding unsecured loans stood at around Rs 5 trillion.

04 Jul 2018 3:48 PM

IMF welcomes RBI decision to hike interest rates

In January 2014 RBI had increased the repo rate to eight per cent to keep the inflation under check.

08 Jun 2018 9:41 AM

Reserve Bank of India to hold rates, but June hike now close call

GDP data showed Asia’s third-largest economy grew at its fastest pace in nearly two years in the January-March period.

05 Jun 2018 10:29 AM

Jammu and Kashmir Bank reduces loan rates for women borrowers

Jammu and Kashmir Bank has announced reduction in interest rates on loans for women borrowers following state government's decision.

15 May 2018 2:11 PM


BoI offers home loans at cheaper rates to good credit score holders

A consumer's CIBIL score is a three-digit numeric summary of the credit information report.

07 May 2018 7:23 PM

Interest rates unlikely to go up, says Subhash Garg

Acharya was of the view that the central bank should wait for some more time before withdrawing monetary accommodation.

04 May 2018 6:35 AM

Interest rates unlikely to go up further: Viral Acharya

Viral Acharya favoured withdrawal of monetary accommodation in the next policy review meeting on June 4-5.

03 May 2018 2:41 PM

Savings rates market-governed: CCI

Fair trade watchdog rules out any cartelisation among lenders in fixing savings bank interest rates.

25 Apr 2018 9:36 AM

Probability of RBI rate hike has increased, say experts

The minutes of the RBI's monetary policy committee (MPC) are 'hawkish' and indicate a hike in key policy rates.

22 Apr 2018 11:24 AM


Small savings interest rates may not go up in April-June

For January-March quarter, govt had reduced interest rates on such schemes by 0.2 percentage points.

27 Mar 2018 10:29 AM

What to do with your debt mutual funds now

With FD interest rates expected to rise, debt funds are getting hit. so what are the options available to investors?

14 Mar 2018 1:57 AM

Exim Bank hits dollar debt market with over USD 500 million issue

ICICI Bank had mopped up USD 500 million in a 10-year bond issued in December

18 Jan 2018 5:01 PM

Govt slashes interest rates on PPF, small savings schemes by 0.2 percentage point

At the same time, investments in the five-year Senior Citizens Savings Scheme has been retained at 8.3 per cent.

27 Dec 2017 9:25 PM

Unintended good results due to note ban: Economist

Scrutiny of bank accounts where large amounts of old currency were deposited has revealed black income.

08 Nov 2017 1:42 AM


RBI comes down heavily on MCLR, moots external benchmark

The base rate/MCLR regime is also not in sync with global practices on pricing of bank loans.

04 Oct 2017 4:24 PM

Govt to facilitate cheaper loans to SC artisans, weavers

There are around 44 lakh handloom weavers in the country out of which 3.90 lakh are scheduled caste weavers.

14 Apr 2017 6:02 PM

Interest rates on small saving schemes cut by 0.1 pc

Since April last year, interest rates of all small saving schemes have been recalibrated on a quarterly basis.

31 Mar 2017 12:13 PM

Indian Bank revises interest rates in FCNR (B) deposits

For deposits of upto five years, the interest rates were fixed at 3.29 per cent from existing 2.86 per cent.

08 Dec 2016 3:35 PM