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RBI On Hold For Now, 50 Bps Rate Hike Likely In 2018: Nomura

The Reserve Bank is expected to keep rates on hold this year as near-term inflation outlook is benign, but a cumulative 50 bps hike in 2018 is likely as growth accelerates, says a report

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Retail Inflation Dips Below 3% As Food Prices Ease; Factory Output Slips To 2.7% In March

India's consumer inflation eased in April to its lowest in at least five years, reviving a debate on whether the central bank should revisit policy easing even as most analysts expect it to hold rates for the time being

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Retail Inflation Seen Easing In April On Lower Food Prices

India's inflation likely cooled in April due to lower food prices, but the pullback may not give the Reserve Bank of India enough leeway to ease monetary policy anytime soon

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Under Governor Urjit Patel, Reserve Bank Zooms In On 4 Per Cent Inflation Target

Under Governor Urjit Patel, the Reserve Bank of India will target inflation of 4 per cent, three officials familiar with its thinking said, adopting a narrower reading of its mandate than markets in a bid to stamp out rampant price rises of the past

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Bullish US Federal Reserve Holds Interest Rates Steady, Downplays Economic Weakness

The US Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday and downplayed weak first-quarter economic growth while emphasising the strength of the labour market, in a sign it was still on track for two more rate rises this year

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Fed Set To Leave Interest Rates Unchanged, May Hint At June Hike

The US Federal Reserve is expected to hold interest rates steady at its meeting this week as it pauses to parse more economic data but may hint it is on track for an increase in June

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RBI Rate Panel Maintains Hawkish Stance, Warns Of Inflation

The Reserve Bank of India's monetary policy committee cited upside risks to inflation arising from price pressure excluding food and fuel as the main reason for keeping its policy rate unchanged, according to minutes of its April meeting released on Thursday

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Reserve Bank To Keep Rates Steady Over The Next 18 Months, Predicts Poll

The Reserve Bank of India is expected to keep interest rates steady well into next year after it shifted to a neutral monetary policy stance in February, and despite having raised concerns over a potential spike in inflation

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Retail Inflation Edges Up In March

Higher fuel costs drove up India's headline inflation to its highest level in five months in March, data released on Wednesday, vindicating a central bank decision last week to keep its policy rate on hold amid concern about prices

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Expert Views | RBI Keeps Policy Rate On Hold, Eyes Inflation Risk

The Reserve Bank of India kept its repo rate at 6.25 per cent for a third consecutive policy meeting on Thursday as it continues to guard against any potential flare-up in inflation and an uncertain global economic environment

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Reserve Bank Keeps Policy Rate On Hold, Keen To Drain System's Excess Cash

The Reserve Bank of India kept its repo rate at 6.25 per cent for a third consecutive policy meeting on Thursday as it continues to guard against any potential flare-up in inflation and an uncertain global economic environment.

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RBI Credit Policy To Spring No Surprises

Industry expects the RBI to keep status quo on interest rates as inflation continues to remain on the higher side

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Monetary Policy Committee Meet Begins; RBI Likely To Hold Policy Rate

The Monetary Policy Committee, headed by RBI Governor Urjit Patel, began its 2-day meeting on Wednesday amid experts saying that the central bank is likely to hold the rate tomorrow while unveiling the first bi-monthly review of 2017-18 in view of hardening inflation

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