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  • Looking at a fixed deposit for six months? Check out the interest rate offerings of India’s top banks Sep 03, 2020 10:26 PM IST

    Looking at a fixed deposit for six months? Check out the interest rate offerings of India’s top banks

    Are you looking to park your money for the short term but do not want to earn the tepid returns on savings bank accounts. Short term fixed deposits (FDs) is one such option. Check out the interest rate offered by some of the banks on six months fixed deposits:

  • Heads up! Cautious RBI governor Shaktikanta Das warns of a correction, and he is not alone Aug 24, 2020 02:18 PM IST

    Heads up! Cautious RBI governor Shaktikanta Das warns of a correction, and he is not alone

    For momentum investors/traders these are good time to make quick bucks in stocks, for contra investors/ traders these are good times to sell and yet for those who are conservative may want to wait and watch.

  • 10 banks which pay high interest rates on savings accounts Jul 04, 2020 01:25 PM IST

    10 banks which pay high interest rates on savings accounts

    Large banks, both government-owned and from the private sector, give far lower interest rates to depositors. But some banks, especially smaller or newer ones, pay a higher interest rate on your balances in order to attract new business into banks.

  • Interest rates on small savings schemes like PPF, SCSS left unchanged Jul 01, 2020 10:59 PM IST

    Interest rates on small savings schemes like PPF, SCSS left unchanged

    Among the small savings schemes, Sukanya Samriddhi Account will fetch the highest interest rate at 7.6 percent

  • EPFO board likely to recommend lower provident fund rate for FY20 Jun 26, 2020 09:59 AM IST

    EPFO board likely to recommend lower provident fund rate for FY20

    The proposal was made in March, but has not yet been approved by the Finance Ministry, whose nod is needed before the Labour Ministry can notify the rate change

  • China leaves benchmark lending rate unchanged for second straight month Jun 22, 2020 07:50 AM IST

    China leaves benchmark lending rate unchanged for second straight month

    The one-year loan prime rate (LPR) remained at 3.85% from last month's fixing, while the five-year LPR was also steady at 4.65% from previously.

  • Interest rate waivers for bank loans during moratorium will harm depositors: AIBDA Jun 17, 2020 12:05 PM IST

    Interest rate waivers for bank loans during moratorium will harm depositors: AIBDA

    Bank depositors will be "severely hit" if a waiver on interest rates is allowed, as banks would inevitably seek to cover their potential or actual loss of interest income through further cutbacks in the deposit interest rates, it said.

  • Bank of Japan keeps policy steady, eyes recovery from pandemic Jun 16, 2020 08:52 AM IST

    Bank of Japan keeps policy steady, eyes recovery from pandemic

    To clarify the scale of its money printing, the central bank said it plans to pump $1 trillion to cash-strapped firms through a range of crisis-response tools announced so far.

  • Fed to keep providing aid and sees no rate hike through 2022 Jun 11, 2020 07:20 AM IST

    Fed to keep providing aid and sees no rate hike through 2022

    The Fed has cut its benchmark short-term rate to near zero. Keeping its rate ultra-low for more than two more years could make it easier for consumers and businesses to borrow and spend enough to sustain an economy depressed by still-widespread business shutdowns.

  • SBI cuts MCLR; Here are banks offering lowest interest rates on home loans Jun 09, 2020 02:10 PM IST

    SBI cuts MCLR; Here are banks offering lowest interest rates on home loans

    Here's a list of banks that are offering lowest interest rates on home loan.

  • COVID19-led lockdown disruptions: Why interest rate cuts aren't helping May 27, 2020 01:14 PM IST

    COVID19-led lockdown disruptions: Why interest rate cuts aren't helping

    When rate cuts fail to bring down the entire yield curve the policy decision needs to front-load ammunition to achieve the desired goals. Monetary policy has to shift to principles of inclusion and not selectivity.

  • China to strengthen policy, lower lending rates: PBOC governor Yi Gang May 26, 2020 09:17 AM IST

    China to strengthen policy, lower lending rates: PBOC governor Yi Gang

    Yi, in an interview published by the central bank on Tuesday, said China's economic fundamentals are unchanged despite many uncertainties and reiterated that its current stance on monetary policy will be more flexible.

  • In pics | RBI cuts repo rates: See these high FD rates before banks cut them May 22, 2020 01:38 PM IST

    In pics | RBI cuts repo rates: See these high FD rates before banks cut them

    The move came in the wake of COVID-19 related relief measure. Banks all set to drop FD rates as RBI cuts interest rates. (Disclaimer: For each year range, the maximum offered interest rate is considered; interest rate is for a normal fixed deposit amount below Rs. 1 crore. Only main entity of the merged banks are taken. Banks which merged with its main entity are removed from the table.)

  • Here's the full text of RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das' May 22 conference May 22, 2020 11:35 AM IST

    Here's the full text of RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das' May 22 conference

    The RBI Governor announced a 40 basis points cut in the repo rate, extended the term loan moratorium by a further three months among other announcements.

  • RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das to hold a press conference at 10 AM today; here's what to expect May 22, 2020 07:37 AM IST

    RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das to hold a press conference at 10 AM today; here's what to expect

    In the first two pressers, the RBI governor announced a series of measures to ease liquidity pressure in the banking system and cushion the economy from the COVID-19 shock.

  • China stands pat on benchmark rate, signals brief pause in easing efforts May 20, 2020 10:53 AM IST

    China stands pat on benchmark rate, signals brief pause in easing efforts

    The one-year loan prime rate (LPR) remained at 3.85% from last month's fixing, while the five-year LPR was also kept at 4.65%.

  • US Federal Reserve policymakers will not take interest rates to negative May 12, 2020 11:00 AM IST

    US Federal Reserve policymakers will not take interest rates to negative

    Policymakers say they will do what it takes to cushion an economy crushed by the widespread lockdowns, but there's one thing they probably won't do: take interest rates below zero.

  • SBI hikes FD rates for senior citizens: Does that make the deposits attractive? May 08, 2020 11:12 AM IST

    SBI hikes FD rates for senior citizens: Does that make the deposits attractive?

    Interest rates compare favourably with those of private banks, but the SCSS scheme offers better returns

  • Fitch Solutions says RBI may cut interest rates by 75 bps by March 2021 Apr 21, 2020 02:40 PM IST

    Fitch Solutions says RBI may cut interest rates by 75 bps by March 2021

    "In the light of a widening interest rate corridor as well as other aggressive monetary easing measures by the RBI, we have revised our expectations to 75 bps worth of cuts by March 2021, which imply a repo rate of 3.65 per cent and a reverse repo rate of 3.00 per cent," it said.

  • China cuts key rate for second time this year, more easing likely Apr 20, 2020 02:11 PM IST

    China cuts key rate for second time this year, more easing likely

    The one-year loan prime rate (LPR) was lowered by 20 basis points (bps) to 3.85% from 4.05% previously, while the five-year LPR was cut by 10 bps to 4.65% from 4.75%.

  • China cuts benchmark rate for second time this year, as widely expected Apr 20, 2020 07:20 AM IST

    China cuts benchmark rate for second time this year, as widely expected

    The one-year loan prime rate (LPR) was lowered by 20 basis points (bps) to 3.85% from 4.05% previously, while the five-year LPR was cut by 10 bps to 4.65% from 4.75%.

  • List of banks and NBFCs that offer the highest rates on fixed deposits Apr 10, 2020 03:30 PM IST

    List of banks and NBFCs that offer the highest rates on fixed deposits

    Here are the list of Banks and NBFC that offers highest rates on fixed deposit

  • Here's a list of banks that are still offering fixed deposit rates of 8% and above Apr 09, 2020 01:28 PM IST

    Here's a list of banks that are still offering fixed deposit rates of 8% and above

    There are still some banks that are offering interest rates of 8 percent and above.

  • Small savings — the unkindest cut of all Apr 03, 2020 10:50 AM IST

    Small savings — the unkindest cut of all

    Lowering of postal deposit rates should have been done in a gradual manner to soften the adverse impact on fixed-income earners and senior citizens

  • RBI may cut key interest rates by 175 bps in FY21: Fitch Solutions Mar 18, 2020 10:52 AM IST

    RBI may cut key interest rates by 175 bps in FY21: Fitch Solutions

    This would take the policy repurchase (repo) rate to 3.40 percent and 3.00 percent, respectively, from 5.15 percent and 4.75 percent at present.

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