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Repo rate cuts signal a resolve to revive investor, consumer sentiment

RBI analytics suggest that the slowdown is largely cyclical, and in macroeconomic terms, this is probably correct.

Monetary Policy Committee meeting: RBI may review co-op bank norms

Maintaining that cooperative banks are also sound, Das said, “one incident cannot be and should not be used to generalise about the health of all cooperative banks.”


Explained: Reasons, implications of repo rate cut

The minutes of the Monetary Policy Committee reveal how its six members read the state of the economy. But is a repo rate cut enough, and how will linking repo rate to lending and deposits rates impact people?

RBI cuts repo rate: what it means for your loans

The Reserve Bank of India Thursday cut its repo rate, or the rate at which it lends to banks, by 25 basis points to 6 per cent — the second consecutive rate cut under new RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das.

RBI cuts repo rate by 25 bps to 6%, growth seen at 7.2%

In its first meeting in FY'20, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India, headed by Governor Shaktikanta Das, Wednesday cut the key lending rate — repo rate — by 25 basis points from 6.25 per cent to 6 per cent.

Inflation risk led to rate hike: Reserve Bank MPC minutes

In the last MPC meeting held on August 1, five out of the six members voted for a 25 basis points increase in the Repo rate to 6.50 per cent and for retaining the Reserve Bank of India’s neutral policy stance amid various uncertainties on the growth and inflation fronts.


RBI monetary policy review: In a tight spot, central bank expected to raise rates again

RBI monetary policy review: In June, the repo rate, or the benchmark lending rate, was raised for the first time in over four years, by 25 basis points to 6.25 percent.

RBI Monetary Policy review: Pause or hike, opinion divided

With lack of clarity on inflationary and fiscal risks, neutral stance may persist.

Loan default norms among pressure points between RBI and govt

Despite repeated requests by the Ministry to relax the default norms, the central bank refused to budge. The rate hike has now ruffled feathers in the government.

RBI policy panel warns of inflationary pressures

The RBI cut the Repo rate by 25 basis points to a six-year low of 6 per cent on August 2, but kept its policy stance at “neutral”. Four MPC members, including Urjit Patel and Viral Acharya, voted for 25 basis points cut, while Ravindra Dholakia voted for a 50 bps cut.