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Apr 07, 2017
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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 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 18:37 (IST)
The benchmark 10-year bond yield rose 12 basis points to 6.77 percent, its biggest single-day rise since the previous RBI policy on Feb. 8.
On April 06, 2017 18:25 (IST)
The Reserve Bank of India surprised markets on Thursday by raising a secondary rate while holding the key rate steady, a move to help mop up liquidity.
On April 06, 2017 15:44 (IST)
The RBI kept its repo rate unchanged at 6.25 percent for a third consecutive policy meeting on Thursday as it continues to guard against a potential flare-up in inflation and an uncertain global economic environment.
On April 06, 2017 15:06 (IST)
All 60 economists polled by Reuters had predicted the Reserve Bank's six-member monetary policy committee (MPC) would keep the repo rate at the same level since October.
On April 06, 2017 15:47 (IST)
Real estate shares were witnessing good buying interest after the Reserve Bank allowed banks to invest in Real Estate Investment Trusts.
On April 06, 2017 16:37 (IST)
The RBI said in a statement that though risks are evenly balanced around the inflation trajectory at the current juncture, there are upside risks to the baseline projection.
On April 06, 2017 15:23 (IST)
The RBI move to keep repo rate steady was widely expected. All 60 economists polled by Reuters predicted that the six-member monetary policy committee will leave the repo rate unchanged.
On April 06, 2017 10:48 (IST)
Excess funds are limiting the central bank's ability to intervene in the foreign-exchange market to rein in the rupee's rally.
On April 06, 2017 13:01 (IST)
After springing surprises in all three of its past monetary policy meetings, some analysts have not ruled out another one from the Reserve Bank of India later today.
On April 03, 2017 15:09 (IST)
The RBI will keep the repo rate at 6.25 per cent on April 6, according to all 60 economists polled, which would mean the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has not changed rates at three straight meetings.
On April 02, 2017 17:06 (IST)
Apart from the challenge of getting inflation down to 4 per cent, which was flagged by the RBI Governor at the last review, one of the biggest factors influencing the analysts seems to be the shift in the policy stance to neutral.
On March 27, 2017 17:54 (IST)
Apart from the challenge of getting inflation down to 4 per cent which was flagged by RBI Governor Urjit Patel at the last review, one of the biggest factors influencing the analysts seems to be the shift in the policy stance to neutral.