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RBI monetary policy review from October 3-5: Central bank likely to raise rates

After two successive hikes, the repo rate currently stands at 6.50 per cent.

Monetary Policy Committee members turn hawkish, talk of tightening policy

The MPC noted that there are several uncertainties surrounding the baseline inflation path.


RBI to keep rates on hold, sound cautious despite easing inflation: report

The Reserve Bank of India is expected to keep interest rates on hold on Thursday for the fourth straight meeting but maintain a cautious tone despite a sharper-than-expected pullback in inflation in the last few months.

Monetary Policy: RBI keeps key rates steady, warns on five levies, fiscal slippage

Unveiling the bi-monthly monetary policy statement in Mumbai, RBI Governor Urjit Patel said “significant and postponed deviations” from fiscal targets would make matters “more challenging” going forward.

RBI to announce monetary policy today

RBI will announce the new monetary policy today, the Monetary Policy Committee is likely to bring down the repurchase rate by 50 basis points from 6.25 percent. Rupee edged down by 5 paise against the dollar ahead of the RBI policy.

Monetary policy: A 13-year debate on unshackling the Reserve Bank

In 2002, an advisory group argued for the creation of a Monetary Policy Committee in India. Much of what it recommended is relevant in the context of the current debate on MPC, based on a revised draft of the Indian Financial Code that was released last week.


As Indian rate cut hopes grow, some warn of going too far

With interest rates being cut after unexpected clampdown on cash, foreign investors will look for assurance from new RBI Governor Urjit Patel over monetary policy.

Govt to nominate 3 independent members to Monetary Policy Committee soon

The Finance Bill is awaiting passage in Rajya Sabha after having been passed in Lok Sabha last week.

Monetary Policy Committee: Govt, RBI may settle on casting vote for Guv, 6 member panel

The Centre will also consult the RBI while selecting the external members on the committee.

Across the Aisle - Monetary policy committee: vote or veto?

On 8 out of 10 monetary policy statements or actions, Government and the RBI will be — and in the past, have been — on the same page.