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Why is the RBI playing it safe?

Why is the RBI playing it safe?

A rate cut by RBI would have been a largely signalling act, which was of little value in today’s circumstances. As widely expected, even though it wasn’t what many had hoped for, the Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday maintained the status quo on the repo rate in its fifth bi-monthly policy review statement of the current year. Business Standard had endorsed this position and must, therefore, commend Governor Raghuram Rajan for sticking to his stance in the face of enormous pressure ..., 1 month ago
RBI cuts key interest rate Himalayan times, 2 weeks ago

RBI might wait till Budget for more cuts

If RBI continues to cut rates, banks and other financial firms’ out-performance is likely to continue The Reserve Bank of India surprised the market last week when it cut policy rates by 25 basis points.  The central bank must be satisfied that consumer inflation is under control. One concrete target was that RBI wanted Consumer Price Index inflation to be six per cent or less, year-on-year (y-o-y), for January 2015. Since CPI y-o-y for December 2014 was five per cent, that January ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Disappointed CEOs expect RBI to cut rates by Feb 2015  Rediff.com1 month ago Why status quo by RBI disappoints India Inc  Rediff.com1 month ago

Defaulting large borrowers are like freeloaders: Raghuram Rajan

Accusing some large borrowers of enjoying ‘riskless capitalism’, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said such entities were responsible for making banks' credit profile unhealthy and these big clients were in effect becoming 'freeloaders' in the banking system. Rajan also said it is the taxpayers and honest borrowers who end up paying the price for losses suffered by state-run banks due to bad loans given to a few big borrowers. A large borrower, whose loan has turned bad, should not be ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago We must get rid of draconian laws, wilful defaulters: Rajan  Rediff.com2 months ago

RBI unlikely to cut rates soon

MUMBAI: India’s consumer price inflation quickened in December for the first time in five months, data showed today, dimming hopes of a new year rate cut by the central bank. But more promising figures released simultaneously by the government showed a ...
 Himalayan times2 weeks ago

RBI warns public against financial frauds in its name

"The RBI has once again cautioned members of public that falling prey to such offers can result in compromising one’s own crucial personal information that may be misused to cause direct financial and other loss to them," RBI said in a notification. RBI ...
 Jagran Post2 months ago

Why Jaitley must allocate more funds to states in the Budget

Many of India’s 29 states are large emerging markets in themselves: Uttar Pradesh has more people than Brazil; Maharashtra is as populous as Mexico. Image: The upcoming Budget gives Finance Minister Arun Jaitley a chance to let states boost spending, say experts. Photograph: Reuters The states of India deserve a break. They have been living under harsh budget constraints that New Delhi has seldom accepted for itself. The upcoming Budget gives Finance Minister Arun Jaitley a chance ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago

After RBI's rate cut, Budget must show fiscal tightening

The moderation in the inflationary momentum has been more significant than anticipated and this has largely offset the unfavourable base effects. When the inflation numbers for December were published on January 12 and 14, they did show slightly higher inflation rates than in November. But they also delivered a positive surprise. The magnitude of the increase was clearly much smaller than many people, particularly the Reserve Bank of India, had expected. Since the extent of the turnaround had ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago RBI pitches for structural reforms; sees 6% inflation in 2015  IndiaTV News1 month ago 'RBI should have started cutting rates from October'  Rediff.com1 month ago Govt looks forward to RBI to support growth revival: FinMin  Rediff.com1 month ago

RBI asks banks to ease norms for individual borrowers

The RBI said it received complaints from borrowers as banks were refusing to grant loans without 'No Due Certificate', specially in rural and semi-urban areas. "In order to ensure hassle free credit to all borrowers, especially in rural and semi-urban areas ...
 Jagran Post2 days ago No discrimination for borrowers, RBI mandates  Rediff.com1 week ago RBI asks rural banks to partially freeze KYC non-compliant a/cs  IndiaTV News2 months ago

Which way will the markets go in 2015? 5 things will decide

India’s macroeconomic environment is improving, but it is still not past the point where it can ignore the developments in the global markets Indian markets have seen some heavy selling in the first week of 2015, spoiling the market's bullish mood seen in the second half of 2014. Most of the selling in India was on account of the turmoil in global economies. But with FII money driving Indian markets, investors will have to look keenly at these developments along with those in India. As ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Jaitley explains why RBI rate cut will benefit the economy  Rediff.com2 months ago Will markets continue the bull run in 2015?  Rediff.com4 weeks ago Welcome 2015: India Inc has reasons to raise a toast  Rediff.com4 weeks ago

Tata's offer for DoCoMo buy-back gets RBI nod

RBI has referred the matter to the investment division of the Department of Economic Affairs under the finance ministry for views and comments. In a breather to NTT DoCoMo, the Reserve Bank of India has agreed to a Tata group proposal to buy back DoCoMo’s 26.5 per cent stake in Tata Teleservices at a pre-determined price of Rs 58 a share (Rs 7,250 crore (Rs 72.5 billion) for the entire stake), despite the company’s valuer, Price Waterhouse, estimating the stake at Rs 23.34 a share, ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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