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What next after RBI cuts rate for third time in 2015?

June 2, 2015

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The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan listens to a question during a news conference, after the bi-monthly monetary policy review, in MumbaiThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday cut its benchmark repo rate by 25 bps to 7.25 percent while maintaining the cash reserve ratio (CRR) steady at 4 percent and the statutory liquidity ratio (SLR) at 21.5 percent.

Why the RBI preferred an SLR cut

August 2, 2012

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