Policy Rates

  • RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan may raise policy rates yet again 23-09-2013 10:00 AM

    Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan may raise policy rates again after shocking markets by increasing them in only his first meeting, signalling he is willing to risk prolonging what is already the lowest economic growth in years in order to quash persistent inflation. Raising the repo rate by...
  • RBI keeps key rates unchanged: India Inc expresses disappointment 30-07-2013 01:16 PM

    New Delhi: Expressing disappointment over the RBI's move for not cutting the key policy rates, India Inc on Tuesday asked the government to take immediate actions to revive growth and boost investments. "We are disappointed. The RBI has also cut down the GDP forecast for FY'14 to 5.5 per cent,...
  • Reserve Bank should focus on growth now, says SBI 08-06-2013 02:23 AM

    Jaipur: Pitching for cut in policy rates, country's largest bank SBI on Friday said the Reserve Bank should now focus on growth as inflation has eased. "In my opinion, this is the time to focus on growth because a lot of ... has been done for inflation control and the...
  • RBI to announce its credit policy today 30-10-2012 08:31 AM

    Tuesday: The Reserve Bank of India is set to announce the credit policy on Tuesday. There is almost a war cry out for a rate cut. A CNBC-TV 18 poll indicated that 80 per cent of the respondents see a CRR cut. Of this, 20 per cent see a 50...
  • RBI hints that Oct 25 review may not lower rates 12-10-2011 10:28 PM

    Jaipur: Ahead of second quarter review of monetary policy on October 25, RBI indicated that it may not lower the key interest rates as inflation is still high. "...We need to bring inflation down in order to bring interest rates down," RBI Governor D Subbarao said here. He further said...
  • RBI may hike key policy rates by 25 bps: bankers 15-06-2011 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: With inflation hovering much above the comfort zone, the Reserve Bank may raise key policy rates by 25 basis points in its first mid-quarterly review of the credit policy for FY'12 on Thursday. "I think the RBI would take one more small step to curb inflationary expectations. Market...