Apr 01, 2021 06:47 PM IST
West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu and Kerala, where high-stakes electoral battles are underway, together contribute 23.9% in gross collections of national small savings, according to latest available data. Assembly elections give small savers a reprieve from interest rate cut.
- Jan 11, 2021 09:00 PM IST
The Maharashtra government had in August temporarily reduced stamp duty from 5 percent to 2 percent until December 31, 2020, and to 3 percent from January 1, 2021, until March 31, 2021.
- Dec 04, 2020 01:30 PM IST
The RBI's decision to hold rates was expected. A steady repo rate will help boost residential uptake and support construction activity, they say
- Oct 09, 2020 02:06 PM IST
Banks & NBFCs are expected to be one of the key beneficiaries of lower interest rates, but experts suggest to remain invested with sector leaders.
- Oct 09, 2020 10:06 AM IST
This was the first time the central bank did not cut repo rate after previous five consecutive cuts since February 2019
- Jun 16, 2020 09:44 AM IST
The S&P BSE Sensex rallied more than 600 points, while the Nifty50 jumped nearly 200 points to trade above 10,000-levels in early trade.
- May 22, 2020 06:05 PM IST
In this edition of Big Story, Moneycontrol's Sakshi Batra decodes the RBI presser and explains what it means for you.
- May 22, 2020 04:04 PM IST
For a horizon of, say, 1-3 years, it is preferable to opt for a short portfolio maturity so that volatility would be lower
- May 22, 2020 02:37 PM IST
The big will get bigger as marginal competition finds it difficult to survive
- May 22, 2020 07:37 AM IST
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.
- Mar 27, 2020 01:47 PM IST
Addressing the media via teleconferencing, RBI governor begins his policy statement saying ‘Tough times do not last but tough people do and tough institution’. I think we are in those times right now.
- Mar 27, 2020 12:05 PM IST
“This decision of the rate cut and the advancement of MPC have been warranted by the disruptive force of COVID-19. It is intended to mitigate the negative effects of the virus, to revive growth and to preserve financial stability,” Das said.
- Mar 16, 2020 08:59 PM IST
- Mar 16, 2020 10:18 AM IST
MCX Gold prices are expected to be traded in the range of 38500-42400 and silver prices are expected to be traded in the range of 38800-43500 levels.
- Mar 11, 2020 01:12 PM IST
The government official sees scope for a 50 bps repo rate cut
- Mar 05, 2020 12:13 PM IST
The organisation is reportedly looking to make up for low investment yields
- Mar 04, 2020 11:26 AM IST
While low oil prices and expected portfolio inflows provide support for the rupee, this is all contingent on the coronavirus being contained in both India and abroad
- Mar 04, 2020 09:58 AM IST
We should have a contingency plan for the corporate and financial sectors in place
- Feb 28, 2020 09:47 AM IST
Earnings from long-term fixed deposits, bonds and G-Secs fell 50-80 bps over the past year and the retirement fund body may thus find it difficult to keep rates unchanged this fiscal
- Feb 14, 2020 01:05 PM IST
Sector-specific boost and forbearance, and yield control are not without their share of risks
- Feb 06, 2020 06:10 PM IST
One more rate cut will depend on how quickly inflation appears to be reverting back towards 4 percent.
- Feb 06, 2020 05:34 PM IST
In the April policy, it might have enough reasons to act and then wait some more.
- Feb 06, 2020 05:30 PM IST
The RBI is likely to maintain its accommodative stance through FY21 and any space for a rate cut may open up once there is clarity on the monsoons
- Feb 06, 2020 03:03 PM IST
The monetary policy panel didn’t cut rates because it is very concerned about the inflation hydra
- Feb 05, 2020 01:33 PM IST
An accommodative monetary policy with a temporary pause in the rate-cutting cycle is the need of the hour