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Reserve Bank cuts repo by 25 bps: MPC's rate cut bonanza isn't over yet; expect more moves to spur the economy
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Reserve Bank cuts repo by 25 bps: MPC's rate cut bonanza isn't over yet; expect more moves to spur the economy

Lowering of the repo rate by the RBI has to get transmitted and for this to happen, deposit rates should be lowered so that the MCLR comes down

Urjit Patel resignation: After the truce talk, governor's shocker is surprising; needs clarity
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Urjit Patel resignation: After the truce talk, governor's shocker is surprising; needs clarity

The next few days will be very crucial for the central bank and markets and the earlier a decision taken on Urjit Patel's resignation, the better it will be to eschew speculation

RBI monetary policy meet: Central bank on hold for now, but leaves room for future rate action
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RBI monetary policy meet: Central bank on hold for now, but leaves room for future rate action

A CRR cut of 50 bps would have released at least Rs 65,000 crore. The RBI is either satisfied that there is no need to inject such a quantum of funds or that it would use OMOs to provide comfort as and when it is required.

Rupee crashes past 73: Why crude, US-China trade war can continue to play spoilsport
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Rupee crashes past 73: Why crude, US-China trade war can continue to play spoilsport

if we look at the measures announced by the government to stabilize the rupee and analyze the impact, then it appears that we may be barking up the wrong tree.

Liquidity conundrum: Govt, Reserve Bank of India have done their bit, but it isn't easy to bell the cat
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Liquidity conundrum: Govt, Reserve Bank of India have done their bit, but it isn't easy to bell the cat

A CRR cut is required to infuse a big dose of liquidity which can actually also move the yields downwards if supported by OMOs

RBI Policy: Goods news for savers, but tough times ahead for borrowers as loans may turn expensive
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RBI Policy: Goods news for savers, but tough times ahead for borrowers as loans may turn expensive

Home loans, which have been the mainstay of banking in the last three years, would be affected by these two successive rate hikes and homeowners will be affected here

RBI ups repo to 6.25%: MPC takes aggressive stance on inflation; expect two more rate hikes this year
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RBI ups repo to 6.25%: MPC takes aggressive stance on inflation; expect two more rate hikes this year

Increasing the rates based solely on expectations of higher inflation is a strong signal that the central bank will continue to do so in case inflation increases further notwithstanding the targets being less than 5 percent for the year.

RBI credit policy: Some misses on commentary, but MPC's decision on key rates was on expected lines
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RBI credit policy: Some misses on commentary, but MPC's decision on key rates was on expected lines

The next RBI policy meeting too could be benign. The progress of the monsoon and a clearer picture on oil will be the clues for both inflation and policy.

RBI holds rate at 6%: Policy a firm statement of independence by MPC; growth is for govt to take care of
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RBI holds rate at 6%: Policy a firm statement of independence by MPC; growth is for govt to take care of

The RBI will not budge on interest rates as inflation threat looms. The statement seems to be clear on this.

Demonetisation one month: What defines the success of note ban?
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Demonetisation one month: What defines the success of note ban?

How would we evaluate the success of the scheme? Will it be in terms of the gains in revenue relative to loss of GDP? Or will it be the measure of currency lost in the system?

RBI likely to leave key rates unchanged in next month's policy meet, says ICRA
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RBI likely to leave key rates unchanged in next month's policy meet, says ICRA

The 9 August policy would be the last by present RBI Governor whose term ends on 4 September

As retail inflation inches up, interest rate cut in August looks unlikely
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As retail inflation inches up, interest rate cut in August looks unlikely

Demand-driven pressures are likely to be stoked by a hike of salaries and pensions for about 10 million government employees and pensioners that took retroactive effect on 1 January

Sensex recaptures mount 27k after 7 months on RBI's accomodative stance
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Sensex recaptures mount 27k after 7 months on RBI's accomodative stance

Banking and realty stocks fired on all cylinders while global cues were largely positive

Sensex soars over 250 pts to reclaim 27,000-mark in post policy rally; banking stocks firm
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Sensex soars over 250 pts to reclaim 27,000-mark in post policy rally; banking stocks firm

Even as the market expects a status quo from the central bank on key policy rates, optimism in other global markets boosted sentiment back home

RBI may hold key policy rates tomorrow on rising inflation, crude price concerns
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RBI may hold key policy rates tomorrow on rising inflation, crude price concerns

The central bank may wait for the impact of delayed monsoon rains before making the next move

RBI policy today: Whether Rajan cuts rate or not, your loan rates will fall in next few months
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RBI policy today: Whether Rajan cuts rate or not, your loan rates will fall in next few months

What consumer must note here is that even if Raghuram Rajan chooses to surprise with a status quo in policy rates, bank lending rates and deposit rates are set to drop in the approaching months

Sensex down 100 points ahead of RBI's policy; bank shares weak
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Sensex down 100 points ahead of RBI's policy; bank shares weak

However, market breadth showed optimism with 1,025 stocks advancing against 777 declines on BSE

Sensex trims losses but still down 269 pts, as weakness persists in rate sensitive stocks
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Sensex trims losses but still down 269 pts, as weakness persists in rate sensitive stocks

Banking, auto and realty shares linger in negative territory post RBI's credit policy announcement