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Interest rates of PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra and other small savings schemes slashed; new rates will be applicable from today (1 April)
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Interest rates of PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra and other small savings schemes slashed; new rates will be applicable from today (1 April)

People with accounts in Public Provident Fund (PPF), Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) and National Savings Certificate (NSC) will earn less after the rates were cut by 70-140 basis points (bps).

If you think RBI’s 35 bps surprise rate cut is big bonanza for common man, the joke is on you; here’s why
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If you think RBI’s 35 bps surprise rate cut is big bonanza for common man, the joke is on you; here’s why

The banks have room for further reduction of at least 80 bps in their lending rates if these entities choose to pass on the full benefit of the RBI rate cuts to the end-borrower.

Govt cuts interest rate on NSC, PPF and other small savings schemes by 0.1% for July-September quarter
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Govt cuts interest rate on NSC, PPF and other small savings schemes by 0.1% for July-September quarter

The government on Friday reduced the interest rate on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, by 0.1 percent for the July-September quarter

Small savings schemes: Govt keeps interest rates unchanged for Apr-June quarter on NSC, PPF, KVP
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Small savings schemes: Govt keeps interest rates unchanged for Apr-June quarter on NSC, PPF, KVP

The government has kept the interest rates on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, unchanged for the April-June quarter

IL&FS fiasco: Stock markets are bleeding; what should a retail investor do now to ensure longevity in bear phase?
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IL&FS fiasco: Stock markets are bleeding; what should a retail investor do now to ensure longevity in bear phase?

Constant inflows are needed in equity markets to propel stock prices higher, combating gravity and selling pressure are additional counter forces.

Small savings interest rates may not go up in Apr-June, hints finance ministry
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Small savings interest rates may not go up in Apr-June, hints finance ministry

For the January-March quarter, the government had reduced interest rates on small saving schemes by 0.2 percentage points

High interest rates will make Indian economy sluggish: Jaitley
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High interest rates will make Indian economy sluggish: Jaitley

Justifying slashing of interest rate on small saving instruments like PPF, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said interest rates in India are "extraordinarily" high and the country risks becoming the most sluggish economy if lending rates continue to rule high.

Here are four reasons why Kisan Vikas Patra may make little sense for you
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Here are four reasons why Kisan Vikas Patra may make little sense for you

The declining savings rate in India may have forced the government to re-launch the popular Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP).