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Repo Rates

RBI Monetary Policy : Borrowers Heave A Sigh Of Relief, Inflation Worries Continue

Dec 08, 2021 Pushpita Dey

With no change in repo and reverse repo rates, borrowers will continue to repay loans with low interest rates. Inflation worries seem to continue among consumers, but it might have a positive impact on the economy in long term.

RBI Monetary Policy Explained : What Are Repo And Reverse Repo Rates?

Dec 08, 2021 Outlook Money Team

Repo and reverse repo rates play a role in determining the retail loan rates and in controlling inflation. In recent RBI Monetary Policy, both repo rate and reverse repo rate have remain unchanged.

RBI Rate Change: Consumers Caught Between Inflation and High Rates

While high rates may reduce inflation, they will affect borrowers who are already suffering from pay cuts and job losses. There is a growing concern among people on how the new rates will affect their lives.

Monetary Policy Meet: Will RBI Change Its Key Rates? Know What Experts Say

Dec 05, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The RBI Governor-headed Monetary Policy Committee is scheduled to meet during December 6-8, 2021. The decision of the rate-setting panel would be announced on Wednesday.

RBI Rates Unchanged: Should You Take That Home Loan Now?

Experts say interest rates seem to have bottomed out so if buying assets such as a home or car is on your cards, borrowers should go ahead.

07 April, 2021

RBI Maintains Status Quo, Keeps Repo Rate Unchanged At 4%

Outlook Web Bureau

This is the fifth time in a row the central bank has maintained a status quo on policy rate.

05 February, 2021

Repo Rate Unchanged At 4%, 10.5 GDP Growth Projected For 2021-22

Outlook Web Bureau

The reverse repo rate will also continue to earn 3.35 per cent for banks for their deposits kept with RBI.

04 December, 2020

RBI Keeps Repo Rate Unchanged At 4%, Maintains Accommodative Stance

Outlook Web Bureau

The RBI governor announced that the decision was taken unanimously and added that the reserve repo rate too was kept unchanged at 3.35 per cent.

09 October, 2020

RBI Keeps Repo Rate Unchanged At 4%, Says Governor Shaktikanta Das

Outlook Web Bureau

Three new external members in the panel voted in today's decision.

06 August, 2020

RBI Keeps Lending Rate Unchanged Amid High Inflation; Maintains Accommodative Stance


The reverse repo rate will also continue to earn 3.35 per cent for banks for their parked deposits kept with the RBI.

27 March, 2020

RBI Reduces Key Repo Rate By 75 Basis Points To 4.4% Amid Coronavirus Lockdown

Outlook Web Bureau

CRR for all banks was cut by 100 basis points to release Rs 1.37 lakh crore across banking system


06 February, 2020

RBI Keeps Key Lending Rate Unchanged At 5.15%


The RBI retained GDP growth at 5 per cent for 2019-20 and pegged it at 6 per cent for the next fiscal.

04 October, 2019

RBI Rate Cut Triggers Decline On Fears Of Economic Woes

Shilpa Nagpal

After opening in the green and staying there till the time the RBI policy announcement -- cutting the repo rate by expected 25 basis points -- came, the stocks then started declining.

19 August, 2019

RBI Governor Das Says Time Other Banks Linked Loans, Deposits To Repo Rate


While SBI was to first one to link its loans and deposits to the repo rate from May and home loans from July, six other peer banks like announced the same last week in which the asset side pricing has moved down fast.

07 August, 2019

RBI Cuts Repo Rate By 35 bps To Fuel Investment, Experts Optimistic Of Economy Picking Up

Jyotika Sood

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das said Wednesday that the central bank has lowered the GDP growth forecast for 2019-20 from 7 per cent to 6.9 per cent owing to demand and investment slowdown, which is causing dampening effect on the growth

07 August, 2019

RBI Cuts Repo Rate By 35 Basis Points To 5.40%, EMIs Set To Get Lower

Outlook Web Bureau

This is the fourth consecutive time that the RBI has reduced repo rate. In the earlier three policies, it reduced repo rate by 25 basis points each.

04 April, 2019

RBI Cuts Key Interest Rate By 0.25 Per Cent To 6 Per Cent, Loans May Get Cheaper

Outlook Web Bureau

The central bank, however, kept monetary policy stance at 'neutral'.


04 April, 2019

RBI Monetary Policy Today: Central Bank Likely To Cut Repo Rate

Outlook Web Bureau

The six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) headed by RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das will announce the resolution in noon today.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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