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Sourav Majumdar

Sourav Majumdar has been a financial journalist for over 18 years. He has worked with leading business newspapers and covered the corporate sector and financial markets. He is based in Mumbai.

Sep 21, 2013

Battle against price rise: Rajan proves he’s his own man

While the markets and analysts were expecting these rollbacks and nothing more, Rajan has caught them off guard by hiking the LAF repo rate - the broader signal rate - by 25 bps in a clear message that inflation is well above RBI's tolerance levels and could get more worrisome. #ConnectTheDots #Inflation #P. Chidambaram #PolicyWatch #Raghuram Rajan #RBI #RBI policy #Repo rate

Sep 20, 2013

Why Raghuram Rajan won’t ease rates despite US Fed gift

At best, Rajan is, therefore expected to ease the daily CRR stipulation, providing banks some breathing space on liquidity. #Ben Bernanke #CAD #Chidambaram #Economy #India #Inflation #PolicyWatch #Raghuram Rajan #RBI #Reserve Bank of India #Rupee #US Federal Reserve

Sep 17, 2013

At 6.1%, inflation is worrisome: Rajan’s hands are tied, bid goodbye to rate cut

With inflation back at uncomfortable levels, RBI will most likely keep rates unchanged on 20 September. #August WPI #food inflation #Inflation #Monetary policy #PolicyWatch #Raghuram Rajan #RBI

Sep 13, 2013

Why Raghuram Rajan may wait before pushing for growth

Despite the strong IIP number and slightly better retail inflation, RBI may not cut rates to spur growth just yet. Remaining on pause for a little longer may be the best bet for now. #IIP Data #Inflation #PolicyWatch #Raghuram Rajan #RBI

Sep 12, 2013

IIP up 2.6%: Huge relief but it’s time for Rajan-Chidu to bring in reforms

With industrial production showing signs of a turnaround, this is the best time to push through further structural reform. Will Raghuram Rajan also join the party on 20 September?

#CPI #IIP #Inflation #Numbers #P. Chidambaram #Raghuram Rajan #RBI #WhatNext

Sep 12, 2013

Are we celebrating the ‘Rajan effect’ too soon?

The stockmarkets have begun yo-yoing, the rupee has stabilized, the green shoots theorists are back. But it will be prudent to wait before we can call it a turnaround #Barack Obama #Currency #Economy #P. Chidambaram #Raghuram Rajan #Syria

Sep 11, 2013

Forget rupee stress, demand slowdown is biggest worry for India Inc

Farm sector seen lifting GDP on back of bountiful monsoon, finds CRISIL study





#CRISIL #Demand #India Inc #Indian rupee #Slowdown

Sep 5, 2013

‘Rockstar’ Rajan begins well, but it’s going to be a very long haul

Firm, reformist and like a breath of fresh air, the new Reserve Bank governor has made more than the right noises. Now will come the real test, that of execution #Current Account Deficit #Duvvuri Subbarao #Economy #India #PolicyWatch #Raghuram Rajan #Raghuram Rajan speech #RBI #Reserve Bank of India

Sep 4, 2013

No magic wand: Raghuram Rajan, welcome to the RBI tightrope walk

How Rajan takes his first steps as governor could go a long way in deciding how India will tackle what is quickly turning out to be the most challenging period the country has witnessed in a long time. #Economy #Governor D Subbarao #Growth #policies #Raghuram Rajan #RBI #RBI Governor #Reserve Bank of India #WhatNext

Sep 3, 2013

Dear UPA, reforms and Food Bill cancel each other out

With all major parameters showing that the economy is in serious trouble, the government is talking of tougher reforms. But the reality on the ground is different. #ConnectTheDots #Economy #Food Security Bill #GDP #GST #Manmohan Singh #P. Chidambaram #UPA