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How Rising Bond Yields Can Derail Government’s Fiscal Deficit Target

With a target of maintaining a fiscal deficit at 6.4 per cent of the GDP for the current financial year, the government has a task at hand

09 August 2022

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Front-loading Monetary Policy Action Can Anchor Inflation Expectations: RBI Paper

The paper has been authored by three RBI analysts, including Deputy Governor Michael Debabrata Patra who is a member of the rating setting panel Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) and also heads the key monetary policy...


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Debt Mutual Funds See Rs 92,248 Crore Outflow In June On Uncertain Macro Environment

Out of the 16 fixed-income or debt fund categories, 14 witnessed net outflows during the month under review. The heavy withdrawal was seen from segments, such as overnight, liquid and ultrashort-term duration funds


FD Returns Still Not Beating Inflation; PPF, Other Small Savings Schemes Better Options

With the RBI increasing the repo rate yet again, banks will increase deposit rates. But should you put your money in fixed deposits for meeting your long-term or tax-saving goals? There are better options you can look at, if...

06 August 2022

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Why Are Global Rating Agencies Downgrading India’s GDP Growth Forecast?

Concern regarding India’s inflation seems to be a major reason behind ratings agencies being forced to downgrade India’s GDP forecast


RBI Repo Rate Hike: Builders Expect Slowdown In Housing Demand In Short-Term

The cost of borrowing for developers could also increase, impacting their profit margins, they said, while hoping that the move would control inflation thus bringing down the cost of construction raw materials like steel and...

08 June 2022

RBI Interest Rate Hike: Rising Home Loan Rates Could Hit Buyer Sentiment In Affordable Housing

The Reserve Bank of India increased the repo rate by 50 basis points, taking it above the pre-pandemic levels. Now, experts believe it could affect buyer sentiment in the mid-housing segment as banks are likely to increase...

05 August 2022

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Monetary, Fiscal Authorities Taking Steps To Moderate Inflation, Push Growth: DEA Secretary Ajay Seth

The central bank also upped the inflation projection to 6.7 per cent while maintaining the growth estimate at 7.2 per cent for the current fiscal.

08 June 2022

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08 June 2022
Will RBI Be Able To Tame Inflation By Making Your EMIs Expensive?

Will RBI Be Able To Tame Inflation By Making Your EMIs Expensive?

Although the government is pulling out all the stops to bring it under control, it is a given that prices are decided by the supply and the demand for goods...


05 June 2022
Stock Market Outlook: RBI Policy, Global Trends To Be Key Drivers For Markets This Week

Stock Market Outlook: RBI Policy, Global Trends To Be Key Drivers For Markets This Week

Last week, the BSE Sensex advanced 884.57 points or 1.61 per cent.


11 May 2022
RBI's Rate Hike To Dampen Demand, Prolong Recovery: Sources

RBI's Rate Hike To Dampen Demand, Prolong Recovery: Sources

According to sources, decisions of various central banks will have a bearing on the demand, thus hurting the global economy which has yet to reach a...


05 May 2022
RBI Failed In Convincing Government For Supply-Side Measures To Fight Inflation, Will Work Alone Now: Sources

RBI Failed In Convincing Government For Supply-Side Measures To Fight Inflation, Will Work Alone Now: Sources

The RBI, which is mandated to ensure inflation is under 6 per cent, acted with a 0.40 per cent increase in repo rate to check prices before they went...


09 April 2022
The Tyranny Of Transient Inflation And RBI’s Obsession With Growth  

The Tyranny Of Transient Inflation And RBI’s Obsession With Growth  

Traditionally, GDP growth has been the domain of the finance ministry in New Delhi, while the RBI has focussed on controlling inflation and money supply in the...


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08 April 2022
Regulations In Sync With Changing Times; Large NBFCs Can Comply Or Restructure: Das

Regulations In Sync With Changing Times; Large NBFCs Can Comply Or Restructure: Das

Earlier this week, HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh blamed the harmonisation for the narrowing regulatory arbitrage to operate a separate entity like his and cited...


08 April 2022
RBI's Policy Normalisation Gets A Leg Up, Say Analysts

RBI's Policy Normalisation Gets A Leg Up, Say Analysts

The six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted to hold the benchmark repurchase or the repo rate at 4 per cent and decided to stick to an accommodative...


08 April 2022
RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das Hints At Ending Accommodative Policy Stance

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das Hints At Ending Accommodative Policy Stance

Das said the time is appropriate to put inflation ahead of growth in monetary policy priorities


08 April 2022
RBI Extends Rationalised Home Loan Norms Till March 2023

RBI Extends Rationalised Home Loan Norms Till March 2023

In October 2020, the Reserve Bank as a countercyclical measure to deal with the Covid situation had rationalised the risk weights by linking them only with...


08 April 2022
RBI Starts Normalisation On Liquidity; Introduces SDF As The Floor To Absorb Excess Funds

RBI Starts Normalisation On Liquidity; Introduces SDF As The Floor To Absorb Excess Funds

Governor Shaktikanta Das said the SDF will be at 3.75 per cent, 0.25 per cent below the repo rate and 0.50 per cent lower than the marginal standing facility...


08 April 2022
RBI Keeps Repo Rate Unchanged, Cuts Growth Forecast, Raises Inflation Target

RBI Keeps Repo Rate Unchanged, Cuts Growth Forecast, Raises Inflation Target

The RBI projected growth projection of 7.2 per cent from 7.8 per cent earlier amid volatile crude oil prices and supply chain disruptions due to the ongoing...


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