Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) Current Affairs, GK & News

Single-block-and-multiple debit in UPI

At the end of the recently held Monetary Policy Committee’s Meeting, RBI Governor announced that UPI’s capacity will be enhanced through the introduction of single block and multiple debits functionality, enabling the users to block funds in their accounts to be used when in need. He also announced the expansion of the scope of BBPS ..

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RBI Monetary Policy Committee Meeting – Highlights

The MPC has lowered the GDP forecast and increased the repo rate by 50 basis points. Key Highlights The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has increased the repo rate by 50 basis points to 5.90 per cent, which is a three-year high. This makes funding expensive for existing and new borrowers. For existing borrowers, all ..

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RBI Monetary policy committee (MPC) Meeting- Highlights

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) held meeting on August 5, 2022. On the basis of assessment of current and evolving macroeconomic situation, MPC has decided to: Hike policy repo rate by 50 basis points, under liquidity adjustment facility (LAF). Repo rate now stands at 5.40%. Adjust Standing deposit facility (SDF) rate to 5.15%, marginal standing ..

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RBI Monetary Policy Review- Highlights

Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India, recently decided to increase the Policy Repo Rate by 50 basis points to 4.9 per cent in June 2022. Key Facts MPC members voted unanimously to increase rates and to continue withdrawal of accommodative stance. According to MPC, inflation is likely to remain above 6 ..

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RBI Monetary Policy Update

On February 10, 2022, RBI’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) kept key interest rates unchanged. It retained the accommodative stance in its first policy after Union Budget 2022. Key Facts This is the tenth consecutive time that, MPC has maintained the status quo. The three-day RBI MPC meeting started on February 8, and concluded on February ..

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India’s Retail Inflation in December 2021

The retail inflation in India increased to 5.59% in December 2021. This is the highest in the last five months. The inflation data was released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation. About the increase in retail inflation The inflation rate is measured by Consumer Price Index. In December 2020, the retail inflation in ..

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