Foreigners dump bonds fearing widening Budget deficit
The sell-off may be a sign of the start of prolonged pain for the nation’s bond markets.
BOJ raises growth forecast, signals status quo on policy outlook
The Bank of Japan nudged up its economic growth forecasts on Tuesday.
More stringent governance norms needed to address economic slowdown: Report
According to the Dun and Bradstreet Economy forecast, even though...
Market, economy trends that should worry us more than auto sales, inflation
There is a disturbing trend that we perceive even in equity investing.
RBI should target core inflation at 3 per cent: Pronab Sen
Referring to a report by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), which pegged India’s fiscal deficit for 2017-18 at 5.85% against the government’s reported figure of 3.46%, Pronab Sen said, “3.4-3.5% fiscal deficit figure is fiction. Till the time we have the real deficit number, we can’t talk of the slippage. I think it is 4.2-4.4%.”
More beats than misses in earnings to continue in Q3: Vinod Karki, ICICI Securities
The beta rally will spread from the large mega caps to mid and small and microcaps.
ET Explains: Not all may be bad about India's rising inflation
Once the vegetable prices cool down, the headline inflation figure will fall back within RBI's comfort zone.
CPI inflation: Retail inflation rises to 7.35% in December
India's retail inflation accelerated to 7.35% in December on the back of rising food prices. Growth in oil prices have added to the uptick w...
Bond yields rise, but market unperturbed by spike in inflation
Inflation gauges spiked to highs not seen since 2014
Inflation a monetary phenomenon: MD Patra
“Inflation expectations play a central role in setting and conducting monetary policy in modern times,’’ Patra wrote. “Over a finite time horizon, inflation expectations reflect the credibility of the monetary authority’s commitment to stated objectives. The effectiveness of monetary policy is likely to be greater if inflation expectations remain anchored.’’
View: India be overestimating inflation and making skewed policy at the cost of higher growth
A glance at the current CPI basket shows that it accounts for several outdated items such as VCR/VCD/DVD player.
Wholesale price inflation rises to 2.59% in December
A sharp rise in food articles inflation drove India’s wholesale inflation to 2.59 per cent in December, data released by the commerce and industry ministry showed.
Can quantitative easing work in India with 7% inflation?
Last month’s jump in inflation to 7.35%, way above the RBI’s 2% to 6% target range, was driven by food.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra slams government for rising inflation
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday hit out at the government over spiralling prices of vegetables and essential commodities which is hitting the poor.
In India, when inflation comes, growth follows: Sameer Narayan
There is some confidence that the worst in the economy may indeed be over.
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