RBI sets rupee reference rate at 66.8481 against US dollar

The SDR-rupee figure will be based on this rate, the statement added.

By: PTI | Mumbai | Published:October 14, 2016 2:16 pm

The Reserve Bank of India on Friday fixed the reference rate of the rupee at 66.8481 against the US dollar and 73.6867 for the euro. The corresponding rates were 66.8473 and 73.6657, respectively on Thursday.

According to an RBI statement, the exchange rates for the pound and the yen against the rupee were 81.4811 and 64.23 per 100 yens, respectively, based on reference rates for the dollar and cross-currency quotes at noon.

The SDR-rupee figure will be based on this rate, the statement added.