Cash Reserves

  • RBI keeps Repo Rate unchanged at 8 pc, CRR at 4 pc 01-04-2014 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India maintained status quo in key rates on Tuesday, keeping the Repo Rate unchanged at 8 per cent and Cash Reserve Ratio at 4 per cent. The RBI also warned that failure to elect a stable government in the coming elections will accentuate "downside...
  • RBI keeps key rates unchanged 18-12-2013 11:13 AM

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has kept key policy rate and cash reserve ratio unchanged in the December 2013 Mid-Quarter Monetary Policy Review. On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation, the RBI decided to keep the policy repo rate under the liquidity...
  • India Inc disappointed by hike in repo rate by RBI 20-09-2013 02:36 PM

    Expressing disappointment over the hike in repo rate by the RBI, India Inc on Friday said a rate cut by the bank would have helped ameliorate sentiments as businesses are "reeling" under a tight liquidity crunch due to high cost of capital. "High interest rate has been identified as a...
  • Raghuram Rajan defends his monetary policy, says RBI is anti-inflation 20-09-2013 01:05 PM

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan defended his first monetary policy on Friday in which the repo rate was hiked by 25 basis points from 7.25 per cent to 7.5 per cent. He said, "We intend to make repo rate the effective policy rate." He also said the...
  • Raghuram Rajan hikes repo rate by 25 basis points 20-09-2013 11:25 AM

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday hiked the repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 25 basis points from 7.25 per cent to 7.5 per cent with immediate effect. The RBI said repo rate has been hiked to bring down inflation to tolerable level...
  • Raghuram Rajan to announce his maiden RBI monetary policy today 20-09-2013 07:58 AM

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan will announce his maiden monetary policy on Friday. The move by the US Federal Reserve not to taper stimulus has made his job easier, but he still has to balance slowing growth with accelerating inflation which soared to 6-month high of 6.1...
  • Full text: RBI's mid-quarter monetary policy review 17-06-2013 11:32 AM

    The Reserve Bank of India kept interest rates unchanged on Monday after cutting them in each of its previous three policy reviews, warning of upward risks to inflation posed by a falling rupee and increases in food prices. Monetary and Liquidity Measures On the basis of an assessment of the...
  • RBI leaves rates unchanged, warns of inflationary risks 17-06-2013 11:04 AM

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India kept interest rates unchanged on Monday after cutting them in each of its previous three policy reviews, warning of upward risks to inflation posed by a falling rupee and increases in food prices. The RBI also called for vigilance over global economic uncertainty, citing...
  • If RBI can't cut CRR, let them pay us interest on it: SBI 17-06-2013 02:48 AM

    Mumbai: Ahead of the mid-quarter review of monetary policy on Monday, the State Bank of India has said if the apex bank cannot reduce CRR rate, which is a must for lending rate cuts by banks, they should pay interest on cash reserves that banks park with the monetary authority....
  • RBI to use all options, including CRR, to manage liquidity 07-05-2013 02:27 AM

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank Governor D Subbarao on Monday said the Reserve Bank will consider all options available, including reducing the cash reserve ratio (CRR), to manage liquidity in the system. "The assumption that OMOs will be the preferred tool is wrong. Don't go with that assumption. We will use all...
  • RBI credit policy highlights 29-01-2013 11:47 AM

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  • RBI cuts repo rate, CRR by 25 bps 29-01-2013 11:24 AM

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  • RBI keeps CRR, repo rate unchanged 18-12-2012 11:15 AM

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  • Inflation is still a concern: RBI governor Subbarao 30-10-2012 02:21 PM

    The RBI left interest rates unchanged on Tuesday but cut the cash reserve ratio for banks and indicated it may ease monetary policy further in the January-March quarter, although inflation remains a near-term concern. While the decision to leave the policy repo rate unchanged at 8.00 per cent. As inflation...
  • RBI cuts CRR by 25 bps, keeps repo rate unchanged 30-10-2012 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: The RBI left interest rates unchanged on Tuesday but cut the cash reserve ratio for banks and indicated it may ease monetary policy further in the January-March quarter, although inflation remains a near-term concern. While the decision to leave the policy repo rate unchanged at 8.00 per cent...
  • What do rising repo rates mean for average consumers 26-06-2008 02:20 AM

    Mumbai: Team India will not be wearing their new T20 jersey, which was unveiled with much fanfare recently by Nike, at the World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka due to a 'superstition', DNA reported on Saturday. When MS Dhoni's men played the second T20 international against New Zealand at Vizag wearing...
  • RBI hikes rates, banks may follow suit 25-06-2008 04:55 PM

    New Delhi: The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) and Trinamool Congress-led state government are set on a collision course on the issue of new national selector from East Zone who will be replacing the current incumbent Raja Venkat. With around a fortnight left for the new BCCI selection panel to...
  • RBI hikes rates | Banks may follow suit 25-06-2008 12:26 PM

    Bridgetown: West Indies coach Ottis Gibson has expressed confidence in his side's chances in the World Twenty20 Tournament beginning on September 18 in Sri Lanka. Gibson said the composition of the team struck the right balance between experience and talent, and he expected the West Indies to live up to...
  • No hike in interest rates in the short term: SBI 01-05-2008 12:10 PM

    Adelaide: Australia coach Micky Arthur on Wednesday promised that his team will have some tricks up its sleeves to defeat Sri Lanka in Thursday's tri-series decider. The South African had told the Australian players that they were pathetic in the crushing eight-wicket loss to the Sri Lanka in Tuesday's second...