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Repo rate cuts: Slow pick-up in borrowing, big hit to depositors

March 21, 2021 1:12 am

In short, depositors have seen their income shrinking since February 2019, while borrowers benefited from the rate cut.

Fed balance sheet below $7 trillion, repo drops to zero for first time since September

July 10, 2020 1:41 pm

It was the first time in 10 months that banks have not tapped the Fed for this key source of short-term funding.

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 5.15%, sees GDP growth in 2020-21 at 6%

February 06, 2020 4:35 pm

The RBI Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) kept the repo rate unchanged at 5.15 per cent.

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 5.15 per cent, cuts 2019-20 GDP forecast to 5 per cent

December 05, 2019 5:19 pm

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) left its repo rate unchanged at 5.15 per cent and continued with its accommodative stance for supporting the economy. However, it reduced its GDP growth forecast for 2019-20 to 5 per cent from 6.1 per cent.

A cut in time

October 05, 2019 12:51 am

RBI signals further support to revive growth. On its part, government should stick to fiscal deficit target

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

October 05, 2019 11:31 am

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

India Inc’s Q1 profit takes a hit amid high interest costs, demand slowdown

August 18, 2019 5:37 am

Interest costs soared by 22.16 per cent to Rs 65,485 crore during the first quarter ended June 2019 even as demand slowdown started hitting India Inc.

RBI may go for 25 basis points rate cut on April 4

March 31, 2019 3:41 pm

The RBI had reduced the repo rate by 25 basis points in February after a gap of 18 months. A back-to-back cut in interest rate would provide relief to borrowers in the election season.

RBI monetary policy statement today: What to expect

October 05, 2018 2:27 pm

The anticipation of a rate hike has increased in the past month as oil prices climbed, the rupee's slide accelerated and concerns on liquidity emerged.

A tighter policy

August 02, 2018 12:05 am

With crucial polls ahead, India’s central bank may not be done yet with monetary tightening