Urjit Patel Appointed As New RBI Governor
Aug 20, 2016
Expect Rupee To Remain Volatile: Madan Sabnavis
Aug 09, 2016
On April 21, 2017 15:58 (IST)
A rate-tightening move would be the RBI's first such since January 2014, when previous governor Raghuram Rajan was responding to a rupee crisis that had sent the currency to record lows.
On April 21, 2017 10:05 (IST)
"We are seeing early signs of investment intentions. Of course there are always clouds. There are clouds this time also," he said.
On February 26, 2017 11:14 (IST)
At present there seems to be a consensus building up on the need of creating a government owned bad bank, though the former governor of Reserve Bank Of India, Raghuram Rajan was not in favour of such an entity.
On February 08, 2017 20:57 (IST)
It can be noted that Mr Patel's predecessor Raghuram Rajan was not convinced about such an institution and had gone public with his concerns multiple times.
On January 24, 2017 21:32 (IST)
Demonetisation of old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 bills was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8 last year.
On January 10, 2017 13:09 (IST)
Mr Acharya's primary research interests are in the regulation of banks and financial institutions, measurement of systemic risk and understanding the nexus between sovereign and financial sector credit risks.
On December 29, 2016 23:25 (IST)
He would look after the Monetary Policy and Research cluster and would fill the post that became vacant after Urjit Patel was made RBI governor.
On December 28, 2016 17:48 (IST)
Apart from the Tata-Mistry battle, the year 2016 would be remembered for high profile exits of RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and SoftBank president and COO Nikesh Arora.
On December 28, 2016 15:31 (IST)
In his first-ever interview, RBi Governor Urjit Patel said that demonetisation was "once in a lifetime event.
On December 06, 2016 12:18 (IST)
Most economists believe the RBI will follow a 25 basis points rate cut on Wednesday with at least one easing next year after the scrapping of high-value bank notes severely curbed consumer demand.
On December 04, 2016 14:52 (IST)
Patel, who took over as RBI Governor in September, is presently in possession of the bank's flat (Deputy Governor's flat) at Mumbai, it said.
On November 15, 2016 17:06 (IST)
The March 2017 deadline had been set by the previous RBI governor, Raghuram Rajan, but bankers and analysts had speculated whether the central bank under new Governor Urjit Patel would be open to extending it.
On November 14, 2016 14:13 (IST)
Flamboyant former Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan too may have cut interest rates like his successor Urjit Patel did at his every first monetary policy review, said rating agency Fitch.
On November 06, 2016 14:44 (IST)
At its maiden rate review, the Monetary Policy Committee surprised all by its unanimous rate cut call amid mixed expectations among analysts.
On November 06, 2016 12:09 (IST)
Replying to an RTI query, the Cabinet Secretariat denied to share copy of minutes of the meetings of the search committee for selecting the RBI governor, details of the candidates considered by it and its recommendations.
On November 03, 2016 18:01 (IST)
The report by Crisil comes days after India was ranked low in the global ease of doing business rankings.
On October 13, 2016 16:57 (IST)
India and fellow BRICS countries need to be prepared to confront potential "political risk" events such as Britain's exit from the European Union and the US presidential elections, Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel warned.
On October 10, 2016 19:32 (IST)
Adding to Indian banks' woes, data shows another Rs 1.93 lakh crore ($29 billion) worth of loans as of June that were not yet classified as "stressed" but on which borrowers are more than 60 days behind on interest or principal payments, putting those at high risk of becoming non-performing loans.