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Rupee at 68 Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

Aug 28, 2013

Rupee at 68 Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

The RBI has no reason to continue with its tight liquidity policy that it introduced on the 15 July when the rupee was trading at levels of around 60. #BSE Sensex #InMyOpinion #PolicyWatch #Food Security Bill #Bond market #Indian rupee #Syrian crisis #RBI policies
Raghuram Rajan as RBI chief may have some surprises up his sleeve

Aug 07, 2013

Raghuram Rajan as RBI chief may have some surprises up his sleeve

He takes over the reins of the central bank at a time when the economy is going downhill, the Indian Rupee (INR) is on a free fall, equity and bond markets are nervous and the government at the centre wants quick fixes before the 2014 general elections. #RBI #D. Subbarao #Rupee #WhatNext #Raghuram Rajan #PolicyWatch #RBI Governor
Waiting for Godot Will RBI's wait for a stable rupee be endless?

Jul 30, 2013

Waiting for Godot Will RBI's wait for a stable rupee be endless?

The INR has depreciated by over 25 percent over the last couple of years on the back of many factors including fiscal and current account deficits, rising inflation and falling GDP growth, strength in the US economy relative to the rest of the world and expectations of the US Federal Reserve (Fed) withdrawing its asset purchase program sooner than later. #Inflation #GDP #RBI #Rupee #PolicyWatch #RBI policy
Rate cut probability low from here on, but India Inc wants more

May 03, 2013

Rate cut probability low from here on, but India Inc wants more

Ball now in govt court to boost growth, experts say; India Inc wants more #India #RBI #Interest rates #PolicyWatch #ExpertView #India Inc #Rate cut
Hawkish RBI decides to loosen purse strings, but only this time

May 03, 2013

Hawkish RBI decides to loosen purse strings, but only this time

Enough indication that lengthy monetary easing unlikely; growth estimates cut sharply to 5.7%; CAD biggest risk #Economy #RBI #CRR #Repo rate #Subbarao #PolicyWatch #Rate cut
Will RBI's bite be as hard as its bark yesterday?

May 02, 2013

Will RBI's bite be as hard as its bark yesterday?

RBI points to high consumer price inflation and headline inflation remaining above threshold #Economy #RBI #CRR #PolicyWatch #Rate cut #Governor D Subbarao
Inflation undershoots expectations, bets rise for another rate cut

Apr 15, 2013

Inflation undershoots expectations, bets rise for another rate cut

Coming after a series of depressing developments on the economic front, the latest inflation figure is bound to give a fillip to those segments clamoring for another rate cut when the RBI meets on 3 May to decide its monetary policy stance. #Inflation #RBI #WPI #PolicyWatch #Rate cut #CAD
ECB, RBI traversing rough fiscal waters in same boat

Sep 04, 2012

ECB, RBI traversing rough fiscal waters in same boat

ECB and RBI will do what must be done but the fact is that both the central banks have to deal with fiscal pressures using monetary tools and that by itself reduces their independence by a wide margin. #RBI #fiscal deficit #PolicyWatch #ECB
Why Subbarao told the finmin to take a walk

Jun 18, 2012

Why Subbarao told the finmin to take a walk

The latest policy is the clearest signal yet from the RBI that rates can't fall further without a lot of effort from the finance ministry #Pranab Mukherjee #Duvvuri Subbarao #PolicyWatch #MonetaryPolicy
18 June policy RBI is caught between rock and hard place

Jun 01, 2012

18 June policy RBI is caught between rock and hard place

The latest manufacturing PMI number is stable, but inflationary pressures remain #RBI #PolicyWatch #Rate Cuts #Monetary Policy 18 June