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RBI Monetary Policy is the policy adopted by India’s monetary authority – the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) – to control either the interest rate payable for very short-term borrowing or the money supply. More

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  • RBI Policy: Status quo, low interest rates to boost growth, say corporates Aug 06, 2021 02:27 PM IST

    RBI Policy: Status quo, low interest rates to boost growth, say corporates

    The MPC kept the repo rate unchanged at 4 percent. As expected, the stance of the monetary policy panel has been retained as 'accommodative'.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: Low interest rate regime to enable more homebuyers to invest in real estate, say experts Aug 06, 2021 02:24 PM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: Low interest rate regime to enable more homebuyers to invest in real estate, say experts

    Prevailing lower home loan rates supported by the RBI's policy rate stance, stable prices and attractive payment plans are aiding the translation of pent-up demand into sales. If the downward trajectory in COVID-19 cases is sustained, the sector is expected to make a healthy recovery in H2 2021, they said.

  • Monetary Policy Review | MPC tries to thread the needle Aug 06, 2021 01:13 PM IST

    Monetary Policy Review | MPC tries to thread the needle

    Central bank announces plan to absorb liquidity while retaining accommodative stance

  • RBI Monetary policy: CPI inflation pegged at 5.7% for FY 2022 Aug 06, 2021 10:29 AM IST

    RBI Monetary policy: CPI inflation pegged at 5.7% for FY 2022

    Inflation is expected to be at 5.9 percent in Q2, 5.3 percent in Q3 and 5.8 percent in Q4 FY22, the RBI has said

  • RBI monetary policy announcement today at 10 am: Will MPC revise interest rates, inflation target? Aug 04, 2021 12:17 PM IST

    RBI monetary policy announcement today at 10 am: Will MPC revise interest rates, inflation target?

    RBI Monetary Policy: The MPC will most likely retain status quo on interest rates in this round. But watch out for the inflation forecast.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: India Inc says status quo on rates on expected lines; worries over COVID third wave persist Jun 04, 2021 12:35 PM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: India Inc says status quo on rates on expected lines; worries over COVID third wave persist

    RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said the MPC has decided to continue with accommodative stance until necessary to mitigate the impact of COVID-19.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: Hotels, travel services stocks gain 1-7% on announcement of Rs 15,000-crore liquidity window Jun 04, 2021 11:44 AM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: Hotels, travel services stocks gain 1-7% on announcement of Rs 15,000-crore liquidity window

    Travel services providers - Cox & Kings, Easy Trip Planners and Thomas Cook gained 1-5 percent. Among others, Wonderla Holidays gains 1.2 percent.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: MPC keeps repo rate unchanged at 4% Jun 04, 2021 10:03 AM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: MPC keeps repo rate unchanged at 4%

    In the last policy review, the RBI had projected the GDP to grow by 10.5 percent in the fiscal year 2022. But, this estimate has been revised factoring in the evolving economic situation

  • RBI’s Das cheers bond markets with liquidity bonanza, but what about savers? Apr 07, 2021 02:03 PM IST

    RBI’s Das cheers bond markets with liquidity bonanza, but what about savers?

    The RBI governor has exercised extreme caution not to give a signal to the markets that there will be any kind of early withdrawal of liquidity measures either via rate tightening or liquidity roll back.

  • RBI maintains status quo on repo rates; low mortgage rates to provide room for continued residential real estate growth Apr 07, 2021 01:08 PM IST

    RBI maintains status quo on repo rates; low mortgage rates to provide room for continued residential real estate growth

    The extension of the TLTRO scheme by six months is expected to ensure adequate liquidity in the form of housing finance to real estate developers and provide stability in the Covid-19 era

  • RBI dovish stance cheers D-St, 10 rate-sensitive stocks to buy for long term Apr 07, 2021 12:09 PM IST

    RBI dovish stance cheers D-St, 10 rate-sensitive stocks to buy for long term

    Investors can ride the low-interest rate scenario by investing in quality and growth-focused rate-sensitive stocks from sectors like consumer durables, autos, banks, NBFCs and infrastructure, say experts.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: Reserve Bank forecasts retail inflation at 5.2% in Q1, Q2 FY22 Apr 07, 2021 10:16 AM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: Reserve Bank forecasts retail inflation at 5.2% in Q1, Q2 FY22

    RBI Monetary Policy: Reserve Bank Governor Shaktikanta Das said that Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation trajectory is likely to be subject to both upside and downside pressures.

  • RBI extends deadline for meeting last tranche of capital conservation buffer by 6 months Feb 05, 2021 01:14 PM IST

    RBI extends deadline for meeting last tranche of capital conservation buffer by 6 months

    The capital conservation buffer ensures that banks have an additional layer of usable capital that can be drawn down when losses are incurred. As per Basel standards, the CCB was to be implemented in tranches of 0.625 percent and the transition to full CCB of 2.5 percent was set to be completed by March 31, 2019.

  • RBI monetary policy | Shaktikanta Das delivers on his promise to lend a hand to shore up economy Feb 05, 2021 12:10 PM IST

    RBI monetary policy | Shaktikanta Das delivers on his promise to lend a hand to shore up economy

    At this point, the tone of the monetary policy is growth, and not inflation, and rightly so.

  • Will the RBI Monetary Policy spoil the Budget party today? Feb 04, 2021 06:18 PM IST

    Will the RBI Monetary Policy spoil the Budget party today?

    The overall growth scenario remains fragile. Sudden withdrawal of liquidity could hurt growth and spook financial markets. The MPC is unlikely to take that risk for now.

  • Did Shaktikanta Das just distance himself from RBI panel’s recommendation on corporate houses' entry into banking? Dec 04, 2020 02:38 PM IST

    Did Shaktikanta Das just distance himself from RBI panel’s recommendation on corporate houses' entry into banking?

    The Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Dad said the internal working group's propsal that large corporate houses should be allowed to promote banka is not the RBI's official view

  • Is MPC's 'accommodative' stance losing its meaning amid high inflation?: 5 key takeaways on RBI’s growth-inflation conundrum Dec 04, 2020 01:30 PM IST

    Is MPC's 'accommodative' stance losing its meaning amid high inflation?: 5 key takeaways on RBI’s growth-inflation conundrum

    The MPC has noted that inflation risks remain high. The high inflation projections, seen along with the promise of continuing 'accommodative stance' is bit perplexing.

  • Experts welcome RBI's focus on growth over inflation; policy remains supportive for equity Dec 04, 2020 12:47 PM IST

    Experts welcome RBI's focus on growth over inflation; policy remains supportive for equity

    The continuity in accommodative stance and lower rates along with liquidity for a longer period, and expected recovery in economic growth in coming quarters boosted market sentiment.

  • RTGS system will soon be available 24x7, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das Dec 04, 2020 11:58 AM IST

    RTGS system will soon be available 24x7, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

    This RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said is being done in “order to expand the adoption of digital payments in a safe and secure manner.”

  • RBI's role as debt manager tested in 2020: Governor Shaktikanta Das Dec 04, 2020 11:45 AM IST

    RBI's role as debt manager tested in 2020: Governor Shaktikanta Das

    RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said that RBI's role as debt manager and banker to the government was tested to the hilt in 2020.

  • RBI raises contactless card transaction limit to Rs 5,000 Dec 04, 2020 11:33 AM IST

    RBI raises contactless card transaction limit to Rs 5,000

    The increase in transaction limit will help expand adoption of digital payments, Governor Shaktikanta Das said in his address after announcing RBI Monetary Policy Committee's decision to keep repo rate unchanged at 4 percent.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: Governor Shaktikanta Das says banks can retain FY20 profit, need not give dividends Dec 04, 2020 11:03 AM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: Governor Shaktikanta Das says banks can retain FY20 profit, need not give dividends

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI)'s move to allow banks to retain profit made during FY20 is seen as an attempt to help lenders conserve cash in view of economic challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: Ready to take more measures to ensure ample liquidity, says Shaktikanta Das Dec 04, 2020 10:41 AM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: Ready to take more measures to ensure ample liquidity, says Shaktikanta Das

    The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on December 4 decided to keep the repo rate unchanged at 4 percent and maintained an accommodative stance.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: GDP growth projected at -7.5% in FY21, says Governor Shaktikanta Das Dec 04, 2020 10:33 AM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: GDP growth projected at -7.5% in FY21, says Governor Shaktikanta Das

    RBI Monetary Policy: Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das said that there were nascent signs of economic recovery seen in second half of FY21.

  • RBI Monetary Policy: MPC projects headline inflation at 6.8% in Q3 2021 Dec 04, 2020 10:29 AM IST

    RBI Monetary Policy: MPC projects headline inflation at 6.8% in Q3 2021

    Governor Das said that CPI inflation is expected to be 6.8% for Q3 adding that it is projected to decrease to 5.8% for Q4.

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