Tag Archives: Monetary policy

Liquidity support, bond yield management: Key takeaways from RBI Policy

By | April 7, 2021

Given the rise in the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) infection and imposition of fresh localised lockdowns, the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) monetary policy committee (MPC) on Wednesday decided to leave the key repo-rate unchanged at 4 per cent. It also maintained the policy stance as ‘accommodative’ to keep the liquidity taps running in the… Read More »

Acharya warns against systemic risk building on low rates, high liquidity

By | December 9, 2020

Former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) deputy governor Viral Acharya on Wednesday warned against systemic risks building up and stoking inflation, if the corporate sector fed off easy money at cheap rates and the central bank indirectly monetised government deficits. According to the former deputy governor, the corporate bond market in India gets a… Read More »

Indian economy may be recovering faster than anticipated: Oxford Economics

By | November 15, 2020

The Indian economy is seen recovering faster than expected and the Reserve Bank is likely to have come to an end of the rate easing cycle, according to global forecasting firm Oxford Economics. It further said that inflation is expected to average significantly above 6 per cent in the fourth quarter of the current… Read More »