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The going gets tough for insurance claim investigators

Many operating in insurance claims investigation space are facing hardships during probing suspicious claims

Banks seek changes in law for better loan recovery

To improve the loan recovery performance of banks in Odisha, the state level bankers' committee (SLBC) has urged the state finance department to ...

SKS Microfinance completes Rs 316 crore securitisation

SKS Microfinance, the only listed microfinance company in the country, has completed its first securitisation transaction of Rs 316.25 crore in ...

Rajan gets his way on RBI's restructuring plan

RBI conducts interviews for first lateral hire for CGM post; deputy governors to head four distinct verticals

RBI revises rules on reporting of bad loans

The Reserve Bank of India issued new guidelines on Tuesday on the reporting of bad debt and the working of the Joint Lenders' Forum (JLF).It ...

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What's so special in officers of govt-run Dena Bank?

Many from this small lender have made it to other bank boards over the past 5 years

Life Insurance: Anuj Agarwal

I am 23 and have started working in June this year. I want to buy a life insurance policy but don't know which policy to buy. Please help.It is ...

Divergent monetary policies positive for India

Inflows from Europe, falling crude oil to come to the rescue if rupee cracks against the dollar

Rupee outlook: Barring a few intermittent spikes, rupee to trade in 60-62 range

The rupee has witnessed remarkable stability over recent months and its volatility is at multi-year lows. This is in sharp contrast to last ...

One year of Raghuram Rajan: A spring in his step

The Governor, who completes one year in RBI on Wednesday, has stabilised the rupee and is getting a fix on inflation. Next on his agenda: ...

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Rupee ends at over one-week high of 61.27

Fresh capital inflows and a rally in stocks helped the rupee rise

Rupee trades higher as Asian shares gain

Govt's recent reform moves a positive for rupee

Rupee rises on reforms hopes

Chinese GDP data grows slightly above expectations, helps rupee

Rupee gains, bond yields fall due to poll results, optimism

The rupee ended at 61.36 to the dollar, compared with the previous close of 61.44. During intra-day trade, it touched a high of 61.18

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As inflation rates slide, hopes for RBI rate cuts brighten

RBI's inflation target likely to be met much before January 2016 deadline

New monetary policy framework by Dec

Govt to fix inflation target, RBI panel will decide how to meet it; mix of Patel and FSLRC suggestions

RBI not biased towards either raising or cutting rates: Rajan

Says action will depend on inflation data

Wait for a rate cut just got longer

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged; market sees prolonged pause; banks may trim deposit rates

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Enabling inflation targeting

Real government action on inflation containment still awaited

Focus on structural change

Reserve Bank of India takes regulatory steps forward

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Madan Sabnavis

Madan Sabnavis: Payment banks - Spot the difference
Madan Sabnavis

With post office deposits and Jan Dhan already in place, is there really place for yet another institution for banking inclusion?

Debashis Basu

Debashis Basu: A chowkidar for state banks
Debashis Basu

Narendra Modi's many passionate election speeches last year and earlier this year were punctuated by a very colourful expression. "Send me to ...

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Instrument 22/10/2014 1 year ago
Call Rate 9.00 9.00
5 yrs GSec 8.49 8.59
10 yrs GSec 8.36 8.60
Bank rate 9.00 9.00
PLR 11.00/15.75 11.00/15.75
Deposit rate 8.00/9.05 8.00/9.05