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 15:54 (IST)
The Reserve Bank of India, in its monetary policy review meet on April 6, kept the repurchase or repo rate - at which it lends to banks - unchanged at 6.25 per cent but increased reverse repo rate to 6 per cent from 5.75 per cent.
On April 21, 2017 15:28 (IST)
The Reserve Bank of India had opted to leave the repo rate unchanged at 6.25 percent on April 6, and the minutes released on Thursday showed the six-member monetary policy committee had cited upside risks to inflation as the main reason for the decision.
On April 20, 2017 20:16 (IST)
The six-member monetary policy committee had raised a secondary rate called the reverse repo rate, which is used to drain excess funds from banks.
On April 20, 2017 12:43 (IST)
Economists expect inflation to be at 5.0 per cent for the 2017-18 fiscal year. This compares with the latest predictions from the RBI, which sees the rate at 4.5 per cent in the first half of the year and 5.0 per cent in the second half.
On April 19, 2017 09:59 (IST)
Banks were asked to put in place a board-approved policy for making provisions for standard assets at rates higher than the regulatory minimum, based on evaluation of risk and stress in various sectors.
On April 18, 2017 18:57 (IST)
The RBI said at a policy review earlier this month that it would allow banks to invest in REITs and InvITs.
On April 16, 2017 13:32 (IST)
As per the RBI website, Mr Buiter said at the lecture that the monetary policy of any central bank has an unavoidable fiscal dimension because the fiscal theory of seigniorage is the right way of thinking about the inherent fiscal dimension of monetary policy.
On April 15, 2017 18:28 (IST)
A surge in bank deposits after demonetisation and RBI rate cuts have brought down the overall interest rate in the system.
On April 13, 2017 18:56 (IST)
In extreme cases, the framework provides the RBI with powers to force mergers or even wind up the non-compliant lender.
On April 13, 2017 15:17 (IST)
"We are pleased to receive our PPI license from the RBI (Reserve Bank of India). Our focus is providing customers a convenient and trusted cashless payments experience," Amazon India said.
On April 12, 2017 18:22 (IST)
Consumer price inflation rose marginally to 3.81 per cent last month compared with 3.65 per cent in February.
On April 09, 2017 13:31 (IST)
The aim of setting up the Public Debt Management Agency is to resolve issues relating to conflict of interest as the Reserve Bank of India decides on the key interest rates as well as undertakes buying and selling of government bonds.
On April 07, 2017 21:53 (IST)
The cash deposits of Rs 100.57 crore in purported shell companies' accounts in Axis Bank's Memnagar branch in Ahmedabad were in violation of RBI notifications issued after November 8 last year, when the government, in a sudden move, scrapped Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes.
On April 07, 2017 19:25 (IST)
The RBI had said it would explore possibility of setting up more differentiated banks, including those concentrating on wholesale and long-term financing.
On April 07, 2017 21:40 (IST)
Analysts attribute the rupee's gains to the RBI's decision in two policy reviews this year to keep repo rate unchanged.
On April 06, 2017 20:00 (IST)
The lack of transmission has been one of the dominant worries expressed by RBI during the past two years when it was in an accommodative stance.
On April 06, 2017 19:51 (IST)
"The present level of NPA resolution is untenable," Governor Urjit Patel said while addressing the media at the customary post-policy presser.