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Fed not in 'any hurry' to change interest rates amid global risks, says chairman Jerome Powell
Business

Fed not in 'any hurry' to change interest rates amid global risks, says chairman Jerome Powell

Rates are currently “appropriate,” Powell said in a wide-ranging interview with CBS’s 60 Minutes news show in which he called the current rate level “appropriate” and “roughly neutral,” meaning it is neither stimulating or curbing the economy.

Why Rajan had to go: Can the RBI governor simultaneously be a public intellectual?
Business

Why Rajan had to go: Can the RBI governor simultaneously be a public intellectual?

It was inevitable that Rajan would be his own man and also equally inevitable that he would leave the confines of a seat which restricts him from giving free air to his ideas.

Gold monetization scheme: Why the gods should allow destiny to run its course
Business

Gold monetization scheme: Why the gods should allow destiny to run its course

India purchases around 1000t/annum and the collection of Rs 250 crore under the SGBS accounts for just about 0.1% of the fresh purchases

Property prices must fall: Rajan reads out riot act to real estate wallahs
Business

Property prices must fall: Rajan reads out riot act to real estate wallahs

The home prices are in a bubble zone and the RBI governor does not want to inflate the bubble further by cutting interest rates.

The Gajendra Chauhan syndrome: Why politicians are trying to take over RBI
Business

The Gajendra Chauhan syndrome: Why politicians are trying to take over RBI

Why does the government want a majority in a committee that decides on the monetary policy of the country?

If Big Banks fail again, will Uncle Sam come to the rescue? You bet
World

If Big Banks fail again, will Uncle Sam come to the rescue? You bet

The 2008 global financial crisis forced the Us government to rescue failing Wall Street banks, But has the situation changed, or are some banks still too big to fail?

What Uday Kotak should learn from Citi: Bigger banks can end up as liabilities
Corporate

What Uday Kotak should learn from Citi: Bigger banks can end up as liabilities

Bigger banks aren't necessarily better, especially in an environment where governments cannot let a bank go bust in case it runs into trouble.

Can RBI play god to markets?
Economy

Can RBI play god to markets?

Most central bankers haven't claimed a god status. It was something that was mostly thrust on them. But the one who takes the cake is Goldman Sachs boss Lloyd Blankfein who famously said that banks serve a social purpose and are doing "god's work"