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The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its monetary policy review undertaken by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has made the following decisions: RBI cuts repo rate to 5.4% from the current 5.75%. Reverse repo rate under liquidity adjustment facility stands revised to 5.15%. Marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the bank rate reduced to 6%. ..
Topics: Bank of England • Bank rate • Economy • Finance • Finance in India • Inflation • Interest Rates • Liquidity adjustment facility • Monetary Policy • Monetary Policy Commitee • Monetary Policy Committee • Monetary Policy review • Money • Reduction in Interest Rates • Reserve Bank of India
The discourse on the need to separate debt management and monetary policy is doing rounds for quite a time. The view was even endorsed by the committee on capital account convertibility in 1996 because of the possible conflict of interest between monetary policy and debt management. Why the issue went to backburner? When Bimal Jalan ..
Topics: Debt • Economy • Finance • Finance in India • Government debt • Greek government-debt crisis • Ministry of Finance • Monetary Policy • Money • PDMA • Public Debt Management Agency • RBI • Repurchase agreement • Reserve Bank of India • SEBI • Securities and Exchange Board of India
SIDBI introduces web-based application system for contribution from Fund of Funds for Startups (FFS)
SIDBI has introduced web-based application system for contribution from Fund of Funds for Startups (FFS). The applications for contribution from various Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) will now be accepted online and the status of the same shall be accessible to applicants, thereby increasing the transparency in the system. The provision of submission of online application ..
After linking its short-term loans and large savings deposits rates to the repo rate, the State Bank of India (SBI) has decided to introduce a repo rate-linked home loan product from July 1. The home loans under this product will be priced at 2.65% over the repo rate of 5.75%. So, the home loan interest ..
Topics: Economy • Federal funds rate • Finance • Finance in India • Interest rate • Interest Rates • Loans • Monetary Policy • Money • Official bank rate • Repurchase agreement • Reserve Bank of India
On June 6, the 6-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has reduced the repo rate by 25 basis points to 5.75% from 6.0% with immediate effect in its 2nd bi-monthly monetary policy statement for 2019-20. Repo rate is the interest rate at which the central bank provides liquidity to ..