Policy shift: Insurers blacklist coal
Coal exit policies have been announced by 17 of the world's biggest insurers controlling 46 percent of the reinsurance market and 9.5 percent of the primary insurance market, said the Unfriend Coal campaign, a coalition of environmental groups, as it released its third scorecard on the sector.
RBI Monetary Policy December 2019: Key takeaways
While announcing the observations and decisions of the Monetary Policy Committee's meet for ...
Good coordination with government on policy measures: Shaktikanta Das
The governor said the central bank would like to see greater clarity on the impact on the government's counter-cyclical measures to push growth, stressing that the central bank is "not worried" over the government missing the fiscal deficit target. Das said inflation is seen rising in the near-term, but is likely to moderate soon.
Key highlights of RBI's monetary policy outcome
RBI revised GDP growth downwards to 5% for 2019-20 from 6.1% projected in its October policy.
RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 5.15%, stance remains accommodative
The central bank slashed FY20 real GDP growth projection to 5% from 6.1%.
GDP shocker: RBI cuts FY20 growth forecast to 5%
CPI inflation projection wad revised upwards to 5.1-4.7 per cent for the second half of FY20.
RBI expects banks to soften lending rates even though it has kept policy rates unchanged
The central bank is expecting higher monetary transmission since the share of base rate loans, which have remained largely sticky, has come down. The marginal cost-based floating rate loans, which have annual resets, have become due.
RBI keeps rates unchanged due to inflation pressure, lowers growth estimate again
The six-member monetary policy committee (MPC) vote was unanimous, RBI said in a release.
Has Guv Das turned hawkish? Key takeaways from RBI money policy
The MPC revised down real GDP growth for 2019-20 from 6.1% in October policy to 5%.
Reliance Jio, Airtel tariff hikes likely to elevate core inflation
Das noted that timing of interest rate cut was important rather than mechanical cuts.
RBI money policy: Repo rate unchanged at 5.15%, stance remains accommodative
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das-headed monetary policy committee (MPC) on Thursday maintained status quo on policy ...
Why RBI stayed put on policy rates? Shaktikanta Das explains
Core inflation expected to remain in the current zone below 4 per cent, said Governor Das.
RBI policy surprise: Should you change your mutual fund strategy?
RBI today surprised everyone by keeping the policy rates unchanged, contrary to expectations of 15-25 bps cut.
5 reasons why RBI didn't go for rate cut
The Reserve Bank of India on Thursday maintained the status quo on policy rates in its fifth bi-monthly monetary policy review of the financ...
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