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RBI likely to change stance, close on rate cut

A 25 basis point rate cut by mid-2019 is to be expected.

05 Feb 2019 10:53 AM

RBI making u-turn, seen shifting to neutral in Feb, cutting rates by mid-year: report

The RBI’s mandate is to control price pressures, which historically have been difficult to tame in India.

24 Jan 2019 10:49 AM

Rupee at 74 to a dollar is still better than its EM peers: Patel

Rupee has depreciated in nominal effective terms by 5.6 per cent since the end of March, says Patel.

05 Oct 2018 6:03 PM

RBI lowers retail inflation projection to 3.9-4.5 pc for second half of FY19

Inflation is projected at 4 pc in second quarter (July-September) 2018-19, 3.9-4.5 pc in H2 (October-March) and 4.8 pc in Q1:2019-20.

05 Oct 2018 3:44 PM

RBI seen raising rates again as rupee slide accelerates

A rate hike should make domestic yields on debt more attractive for foreign investors.

05 Oct 2018 10:41 AM


RBI in a tight spot, is expected to raise rates again

In June, repo rate was raised for the first time in over four years, by 25 basis points to 6.25 per cent.

01 Aug 2018 8:33 AM

Inflation, growth momentum suggest RBI will hit pause button: report

RBI will keep the repo rate unchanged at 6.25 per cent in its policy review meet next week says a report.

29 Jul 2018 11:48 AM

RBI likely to raise interest rates in August: DBS

MPC will begin its three-day meeting on July 30 and announce its decision on the third bi-monthly policy.

13 Jul 2018 3:17 PM

Home loan and auto loan to go up as RBI hikes policy rate

The reverse repo rate, at which it borrows from banks, was also raised by similar proportion to 6 per cent.

06 Jun 2018 5:03 PM

RBI marginally revises upwards inflation forecast

RBI had estimated inflation in the range of 4.7-5.1 per cent in H1; and 4.4 per cent in H2.

06 Jun 2018 3:43 PM


RBI's interest setting panel continues deliberations for 2nd day

Retail inflation, a key data for RBI, has remained above 4 per cent since November 2017.

05 Jun 2018 3:23 PM

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

RBI's interest rate setting panel starts 3-day meet

MPC began 3-day meeting amid speculations that key interest rate may be hiked for the first time after four-and-half years.

04 Jun 2018 4:14 PM

MPC to meet for three days from June 4

The MPC was set up by amending the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934, through the Finance Act 2016.

17 May 2018 11:15 AM

RBI minutes: Patel in favour of more data before changing policy stance

The flow of funds from non-bank sources to the corporate sector has also been rising.

20 Apr 2018 9:16 AM


RBI keeps key policy rate unchanged at 6 per cent

Growth has been recovering and output gap is closing.

05 Apr 2018 2:45 PM

RBI panel warns on inflation as it monitors growth

Govt has projected growth could accelerate to 7 to 7.5 pc in 2018-19 after expanding at its slowest in 3 years.

22 Feb 2018 10:09 AM

RBI may cut rates by 25 bps in August: report

RBI kept key policy rate unchanged at 6 pc for third consecutive time on Feb 7 in view of firming inflation.

13 Feb 2018 12:03 PM

Fiscal situation should be comfortable next financial year: Jaitley

Fiscal deficit or gap between total expenditure and revenues has been pegged at 3.3 per cent for the next fiscal.

10 Feb 2018 3:59 PM

Need to be forward-looking on monetary policy: Urjit Patel

Patel said the MPC decision took into account all the downside risks and mitigating factors.

10 Feb 2018 2:18 PM