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  • KFC prunes interest rates (December 31, 2003)
  • Plan panel wants educational loans at lower rates (December 28, 2003)
  • Canara Bank unlikely to raise home loan rates (December 27, 2003)
  • Can Fin Homes' offer (December 25, 2003)
  • Plea to fix benchmark lending rate for SSIs (December 24, 2003)
  • Union Bank cuts lending rates for agri, small sectors (December 23, 2003)
  • LAF implementation key for interest rates (December 22, 2003)
  • Tirupur water project SPV seeks rate cut on loans (December 17, 2003)
  • Jaswant defends cut in interest on tax refunds (December 17, 2003)
  • Citigroup's floating rate securitisation transaction (December 11, 2003)
  • US Fed: Words drive markets (December 10, 2003)
  • BPCL completes first interest rate swap (December 09, 2003)
  • Build up IFR fast, RBI tells banks (December 06, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank hikes FCNR (B) rates (December 06, 2003)
  • RBI fixes floating bond rate at 4.49 pc (December 06, 2003)
  • BoB cuts domestic term deposit rates (December 05, 2003)
  • The missing linkages for borrowers (December 04, 2003)
  • PNB lowers home loan rate (December 03, 2003)
  • BoI reduces deposit rates (December 03, 2003)
  • PSBs finalise new PLR formula (December 02, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank slashes rate to SHGs by 50 basis points (December 01, 2003)
  • Trimming PLRs (November 27, 2003)
  • RBI report soon on derivatives trading (November 26, 2003)
  • Interest-rate derivatives — Banks may be allowed to be market makers (November 25, 2003)
  • Karnataka Bank trims term deposit rates (November 21, 2003)
  • It's all in their interest (November 16, 2003)
  • PNB Housing cuts rate to 7.75 pc on all home loans (November 15, 2003)
  • J&K Bank cuts housing loan rates (November 15, 2003)
  • Govt proposes new interest rate derivative product (November 15, 2003)
  • Monetary and Credit Policy — Looking beyond the rate cuts (November 13, 2003)
  • Rajnath Singh asks NCDC to slash interest rates further (November 08, 2003)
  • SBI drops deposit rates (November 08, 2003)
  • KCCI plea to banks on prime lending rate (November 08, 2003)
  • Govt floating rate bonds auction opens tomorrow (November 06, 2003)
  • RBI trims rates on RIDF deposits, loans (November 06, 2003)
  • US rebound suggests early rate rise (November 05, 2003)
  • `Stance on rate cut reflects prudence' (November 04, 2003)
  • IBA moves closer to benchmark PLR — Sub-group set up; advice to banks in 4/5 days (November 04, 2003)
  • `Banks likely to rationalise PLRs' (November 04, 2003)
  • Why continue to reward defaulter-banks? (November 04, 2003)
  • Monetary Policy Review — Managing inflation and liquidity (November 03, 2003)
  • Syndicate Bank resets home loan rates (November 01, 2003)
  • As bank deposits growth decelerates — Post office saving schemes gain (October 29, 2003)
  • Housing loan shadow on consumer durables? (October 28, 2003)
  • Special scheme for co-op loans in Kerala (October 27, 2003)
  • NHB slashes lending rates (October 17, 2003)
  • Co-op bank staff demand refinance at 3 pc (October 16, 2003)
  • RBI to set rates for deposits by NBFCs, cos (October 14, 2003)
  • Why no future for interest rate futures (October 13, 2003)
  • Are home loan rates heading further south? (October 13, 2003)
  • APSFC cuts interest rate (October 04, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank cuts home loan rates (September 30, 2003)
  • Are FDs immune to interest rate falls? (September 29, 2003)
  • Hudco may cut home loan rates (September 27, 2003)
  • Capital gains bond: SIDBI too cuts rate (September 14, 2003)
  • Interest on excess tax paid reduced (September 14, 2003)
  • SIDBI cuts rate on capital gains bond (September 10, 2003)
  • Liquidity and repo cut (September 10, 2003)
  • Bank deposits grow, never mind rate cuts (September 05, 2003)
  • Vijaya Bank increases FCNR(B) rates (September 04, 2003)
  • Canara Bank slashes rates for SSI loans (September 04, 2003)
  • Kotak Mahindra Bank cuts home loan rates (August 29, 2003)
  • Don't bank on arbitrage advantage, NRIs told (August 23, 2003)
  • Falling bank rates bring retail investors back to equities (August 20, 2003)
  • Govt unveils credit package for small sector — Rates on SFC loans lowered; interest deferral for (August 20, 2003)
  • Vijaya Bank raises FCNR deposit rates (August 16, 2003)
  • `High-yielding debt funds can beat bank deposits hollow' (August 11, 2003)
  • `Interest rate derivatives can hedge risk' (August 09, 2003)
  • Seminar on interest rate derivatives today (August 08, 2003)
  • Farmers are good credit-risk, but...
    Major pick-up in crop loans unlikely: Bankers
    (August 08, 2003)
  • Farmers put off by delays, hassles (August 08, 2003)
  • BoI hikes interest on FCNR deposits (August 07, 2003)
  • SIDBI seeks lower rates on foreign banks' deposits (August 07, 2003)
  • Politics of farm interest rates (August 06, 2003)
  • Sundaram Home offers variable rates of interest (August 06, 2003)
  • Karnataka Bank cuts rates for term deposits (August 05, 2003)
  • Plan afoot to cut lending rates for small-scale sector (August 05, 2003)
  • SBM cuts floating home loan rates (August 02, 2003)
  • Centre clears MFL proposal on interest reduction (August 02, 2003)
  • Union Bank trims home loan rates (August 01, 2003)
  • SICOM cuts lending rates (July 25, 2003)
  • UCO Bank lowers crop loan rates (July 25, 2003)
  • Canara Bank cuts home loan rates (July 25, 2003)
  • More banks cut crop loan rates (July 23, 2003)
  • Is Rajnath Singh tilting at windmills? (July 23, 2003)
  • New SBT rates on NRE deposits (July 23, 2003)
  • Punjab National Bank slashes rates on housing loans (July 22, 2003)
  • PSBs welcome rate cap on crop loans (July 19, 2003)
  • PNB's new NRE deposit rates (July 19, 2003)
  • Creditable (July 18, 2003)
  • Move to stem arbitrage-driven inflows — RBI caps interest rate on NRE deposits (July 18, 2003)
  • Syndicate Bank announces new home loan rates (July 16, 2003)
  • Single-digit farm lending rate policy coming (July 13, 2003)
  • Jalan rules out cut in repo rate (July 11, 2003)
  • Despite fall in interest rates — Growth in bank credit drops (July 02, 2003)
  • FRBs 2017 to fetch 5.26 pc (July 01, 2003)
  • RIB holders may convert bonds into rupee deposits (June 29, 2003)
  • IndusInd to tap forex derivatives (June 19, 2003)
  • Jalan rules out repo rate cut (June 17, 2003)
  • RBI adds a twist (June 16, 2003)
  • `Interest rate fall may boost banks' investment portfolio' (June 14, 2003)
  • StanChart cuts home loan rates for Pune residents (June 13, 2003)
  • BOB pares rates on farm, SSI credit (June 12, 2003)
  • NSE interest rate futures trading from tomorrow (June 12, 2003)
  • A window of opportunity for corporates (June 09, 2003)
  • EPF rate: Count your blessings! (June 08, 2003)
  • No repo rate cut now, says RBI (June 07, 2003)
  • Repo rate cut unlikely before buyback (June 05, 2003)
  • NHB lowers refinance rate (June 05, 2003)
  • Few takers for `floating' deposits (June 05, 2003)
  • EPF rate cut condemned in Kochi (June 04, 2003)
  • Prudence given go-by (June 03, 2003)
  • EPF interest rate (June 02, 2003)
  • Labour Minister to meet Jaswant on PF rate issue (May 28, 2003)
  • Farm loans in drought-hit areas — Co-ops seek deferral of interest payments (May 21, 2003)
  • SBT revises interest rates (May 19, 2003)
  • Beware! High coupons do not mean high returns (May 18, 2003)
  • Farmers switching over to low interest loans — Rural banks fail to pass benefit of falling (May 18, 2003)
  • Funds rush to bonds on low forward cover (May 16, 2003)
  • Bankers sore with SFCs on interest payments (May 16, 2003)
  • Insurers find it tough to get new business (May 13, 2003)
  • NSIC cuts hire purchase rates (May 12, 2003)
  • Buying, selling futures as hedge (May 11, 2003)
  • Effect of falling interest rates — Insurers seek changes in investment norms (May 10, 2003)
  • Soft rate obsession — Not in everybody's interest (May 10, 2003)
  • TIIC to introduce rollover facility (May 07, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank lowers home loan rates (May 01, 2003)
  • Bonds and rising rates: Buyback to the rescue? (April 30, 2003)
  • Bankers guarded on rate cut impact (April 30, 2003)
  • Banks told to scrap tenor-based PLR (April 30, 2003)
  • Coping with interest rate swings — Sops to banks to build up IFR (April 30, 2003)
  • RBI drops Bank Rate — Jalan prescription looks at growth (April 30, 2003)
  • Bank rate likely to be cut by 25 basis points (April 28, 2003)
  • EPF trustees' meet on rate cut inconclusive (April 24, 2003)
  • Easy money policy, soft rate bias likely to stay (April 21, 2003)
  • A primer on floaters (April 20, 2003)
  • Kerala industrial corpn cuts interest rates (April 13, 2003)
  • Minister says report on EPF rate by month-end (April 08, 2003)
  • Kerala State Housing Board cuts loan rates (April 04, 2003)
  • Ajit slams high interest rates for farm sector — `Subsidies at input levels help make prices (April 04, 2003)
  • Decision deferred on EPF rate cut (March 29, 2003)
  • Housing finance cos' deposit rate cap at 11 pc (March 29, 2003)
  • KSIDC reduces interest rates (March 28, 2003)
  • Floating vs fixed rate home loans (March 23, 2003)
  • `Risk strategies must for derivative products' (March 21, 2003)
  • `Infrastructure projects need better interest rate regime' (March 20, 2003)
  • States still pay dear on Plan loans (March 15, 2003)
  • Govt to issue 6.5% tax-free savings bonds (March 14, 2003)
  • Dewan Housing cuts lending rates (March 13, 2003)
  • The case for bond bulls (March 12, 2003)
  • Co-op banks cut interest rates on fixed deposits (March 07, 2003)
  • AP seeks interest waiver on crop loans (March 06, 2003)
  • Canara Bank's floating rate plan for big deposits (March 06, 2003)
  • IDBI Flexibonds issue at reduced rates (March 05, 2003)
  • Gilts buyback plan will lead to better provisioning (March 05, 2003)
  • RBI lowers NBFC deposit rates limit (March 05, 2003)
  • BoB trims deposit rates (March 05, 2003)
  • Bond yields may fall sharply (March 01, 2003)
  • `Low interest rate will benefit farm, small sector' (March 01, 2003)
  • `Borrowers will gain from NPA recovery' (February 28, 2003)
  • Farm loans to be made cheaper in Kerala (February 26, 2003)
  • SBI reduces rates for existing customers (February 23, 2003)
  • SBI reduces floating rates on home loans (February 22, 2003)
  • SBI to reset existing home loan rates (February 21, 2003)
  • Syndicate Bank slashes home loan rates (February 14, 2003)
  • SBI plans new prime rate for housing loans (February 13, 2003)
  • ICICI Bank cuts interest rates on Feb bonds (February 12, 2003)
  • `Urban coops need to trim interest rates' (February 11, 2003)
  • NHB lowers refinance rates for HFCs, banks (February 11, 2003)
  • Bank of Baroda increases deposit rates (February 09, 2003)
  • Housing loan rates slashed (February 09, 2003)
  • LIC Housing cuts lending rates (February 08, 2003)
  • HDFC to stress on monthly rest options (February 07, 2003)
  • Interest on savings (February 07, 2003)
  • HDFC reduces home loan rates (February 05, 2003)
  • CanFin reduces home loan rates (February 03, 2003)
  • SBI hints at selective rate cuts (February 01, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank cuts rates on home loans (January 28, 2003)
  • UBI revises deposit rates (January 27, 2003)
  • Hudco likely to cut lending rates (January 27, 2003)
  • Nabard cuts bond interest rate (January 25, 2003)
  • Nabard cuts CG bond rates again (January 22, 2003)
  • ICICI Bank cuts deposit rates (January 21, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank revises term deposit rates (January 19, 2003)
  • ICICI Bank cuts home loan rates (January 18, 2003)
  • LVB cuts rate for deposits (January 17, 2003)
  • Oriental Bank trims deposit rates (January 14, 2003)
  • Central Bank cuts deposit rates (January 14, 2003)
  • Canara Bank cuts deposit rates (January 13, 2003)
  • Central Bank cuts NRE deposit rates (January 04, 2003)
  • SIDBI lowers rates on capital gains bonds (January 01, 2003)
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  • Union Bank takes lead, fixes PLR at 10.75 pc (December 12, 2003)
  • Floating rate home loans — Advantage new customers (November 27, 2003)
  • Bank of India cuts prime lending rate (November 26, 2003)
  • Safer home: `Float over to fixed rate' (November 19, 2003)
  • IBA okays single benchmark PLR (November 16, 2003)
  • Home in on special discount loans (November 15, 2003)
  • ICICI Bank cuts deposit, home loan rates (November 11, 2003)
  • Falling interest rates hit corporate `welfare' loans (November 09, 2003)
  • RBI further trims cap on NRE deposit rates (October 19, 2003)
  • SBI slashes housing, auto loan rates (October 01, 2003)
  • Interest on tax refunds cut to 6 pc (September 10, 2003)
  • SBI cuts farm loan rates to 8.75 pc (July 20, 2003)
  • Interest rate derivatives trading launched (June 25, 2003)
  • EPF interest rate with `bonus' kept at 9.5 pc (June 01, 2003)
  • Ministry may seek one-time support (May 23, 2003)
  • EPF panel moots 8-9 pc rate (May 23, 2003)
  • Banks not on the same wavelength on PLR cut (May 02, 2003)
  • RBI allows hedging interest rate risks (April 25, 2003)
  • At this rate, one will lose interest in bank deposits (April 09, 2003)
  • Banks offering sub-PLR loans to small borrowers — BoB sets the ball rolling; others to follow s (January 05, 2003)
    Investment World
  • SBM cuts rates on term deposits, loans (October 12, 2003)
  • Corporation bank too cuts NRE deposit rates (September 21, 2003)
  • RBI caps interest rates on NRE deposits (September 21, 2003)
  • Floating rate loans: You are locked into it (June 22, 2003)
  • Rate cut and current consumption (March 02, 2003)
    Markets
  • Oh, for a little inflation (May 14, 2003)
    Money & Banking
  • SBI cuts deposit rates; benchmark PLR at 10.25 pc (December 30, 2003)
  • BoB, Canara Bank cut PLR by 25 basis points (December 27, 2003)
  • SBI package for BSNL staff (December 24, 2003)
  • PNB fixes benchmark PLR at 10.75 per cent (December 23, 2003)
  • `Lending rates to fall with new PLR' (December 10, 2003)
  • Benchmark PLR may be in double digits (December 05, 2003)
  • SBT cuts car, home loan rates (November 30, 2003)
  • IBA details to banks formula on benchmark PLR (November 28, 2003)
  • What is interest rate risk? (November 23, 2003)
  • New models to forecast interest rate movements (November 22, 2003)
  • PSUs keen on debt recast plans now (November 22, 2003)
  • IBA group to study PLR issues (November 21, 2003)
  • RBI cautions banks on interest rate risks (November 18, 2003)
  • IBA okays single benchmark PLR (November 16, 2003)
  • Nabard reduces refinance rates (November 15, 2003)
  • Rajnath for rate cut on coop farm loans (November 15, 2003)
  • Separate PLR for small units mooted (November 15, 2003)
  • SBI cuts rates for priority sector lending (November 12, 2003)
  • `Enough liquidity buffer to sustain soft rates' (November 11, 2003)
  • Corporation Bank revises FCNR (B) rates (November 08, 2003)
  • Credit Policy likely to maintain bias towards softer rates (November 03, 2003)
  • PLR: Will RBI answer IBA's prayers in Credit Policy? (October 24, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank cuts rate for SHGs (October 21, 2003)
  • No trickledown yet of falling rates (October 16, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank cuts PLR by 0.75 pc (October 16, 2003)
  • `Allow us to prepay loans or reset interest rates' — We'll look elsewhere, States tell LIC, GIC (October 16, 2003)
  • End game in global rate-cutting cycle (October 15, 2003)
  • Repo, bank rate cut on the cards? (October 10, 2003)
  • SBM cuts rates on term deposits, loans (October 08, 2003)
  • PNB lowers rates under flexible deposit scheme (October 08, 2003)
  • Stay long bonds for now (October 06, 2003)
  • Interest burden declines more for mid-sized companiess (October 04, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank cuts rates on FCNR(B) deposits (October 02, 2003)
  • Karnataka Bank cuts rates on term deposits (October 02, 2003)
  • Why not a single PLR sans RBI push? (October 02, 2003)
  • Is UK interest rates cycle about to turn? (September 29, 2003)
  • PNB cuts rates on loans for festive season (September 28, 2003)
  • `Fall in interest rates could hit savings' (September 25, 2003)
  • Rates must be same for NBFCs, banks for NRE deposits: RBI (September 18, 2003)
  • RBI discourages repatriable bank deposits (September 17, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank cuts NRE deposit rates (September 17, 2003)
  • RBI asks IBA to prepare report on PLR system (September 17, 2003)
  • Interest rates on NRE deposits cut further (September 16, 2003)
  • Bank chiefs to discuss benchmark PLR on Sept 16 (September 13, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank hikes NRE deposit rates (September 09, 2003)
  • Central Bank cuts rates on deposits (September 09, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank reduces FCNR rates (September 07, 2003)
  • `PLR benchmarking by month-end' (September 06, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank hikes NRE interest rates (August 29, 2003)
  • `Case for lower lending rates' (August 28, 2003)
  • PSBs oppose freeing of SB rate (August 26, 2003)
  • Cut in repo rates — Dr Jalan's parting gift (August 25, 2003)
  • Banks may drop deposit, lending rates (August 24, 2003)
  • RBI cuts repo rate to 4.5 pc (August 24, 2003)
  • Punjab National Bank hikes FCNR rates on select maturities (August 22, 2003)
  • Banks to review housing loan plans (August 11, 2003)
  • Syndicate Bank to offer farm, SSI loans at sub-PLR (August 06, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank cuts term deposit rates (July 31, 2003)
  • State Bank of Travancore's new FCNR rates (July 28, 2003)
  • SBH lowers rates on term deposits (July 24, 2003)
  • Jaswant sets 9% interest on crop loans by banks (July 17, 2003)
  • Squeeze on spreads testing banks' skills: IOB chief (July 17, 2003)
  • Interest rate stability, a relief (July 06, 2003)
  • Oriental Bank cuts lending rates for SSIs (July 01, 2003)
  • UCO Bank cuts lending rates (June 27, 2003)
  • Bankers to cut interest rates for APTransco (June 26, 2003)
  • Fed likely to go for 50 basis point cut (June 25, 2003)
  • `Banks can cut PLR by 50 bps' (June 25, 2003)
  • Deflation fears, not growth, will decide interest rates (June 18, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank cuts rates on forex deposits (June 13, 2003)
  • BoI cuts rates on deposits (June 06, 2003)
  • PNB to cut rates on term deposits (June 01, 2003)
  • LVB prunes rates (May 30, 2003)
  • UCO Bank cuts rates (May 29, 2003)
  • ICICI Bank cuts deposit rates (May 21, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank cuts deposit rates (May 16, 2003)
  • Oriental Bank revises interest rates, margins on SSI advances (May 16, 2003)
  • Bank of India hikes deposit rates (May 15, 2003)
  • SBH cuts PLR, deposit rates (May 09, 2003)
  • BoB reduces lending rates (May 06, 2003)
  • Canara Bank revises floating rates on deposits (May 06, 2003)
  • Union Bank cuts lending rates (May 03, 2003)
  • Reassuring note for insurers (May 03, 2003)
  • OBC revises interest on SSI advances, lowers margins (May 02, 2003)
  • SBI takes lead, drops lending, deposit rates (May 01, 2003)
  • Lead banks may lower rates (April 30, 2003)
  • Corporation Bank raises FCNR(B) interest rates (April 30, 2003)
  • Odds of Fed rate cut decrease (April 16, 2003)
  • Why banks are averse to lending rate cut (April 10, 2003)
  • At this rate, one will lose interest in bank deposits (April 09, 2003)
  • Change in RNBC rates of interest (April 02, 2003)
  • Canara Bank cuts farm loan rates (April 02, 2003)
  • `No matching response on interest rates' (April 01, 2003)
  • Banks go easy on capping spreads on priority lending (March 22, 2003)
  • Rate cut on GPF and deposit schemes (March 16, 2003)
  • Fair deal still eludes farm sector (March 14, 2003)
  • SBT cuts interest rates (March 03, 2003)
  • BoE rate cut hints at change of tack (March 03, 2003)
  • Hard push for soft rates (March 02, 2003)
  • Savings bank, repo rates cut (March 01, 2003)
  • Further cut in PLR unlikely (February 28, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank cuts FCNR (B) rates for select periods (February 28, 2003)
  • Bank lending rates data on RBI Web site (February 27, 2003)
  • LVB raises bulk deposit rates (February 25, 2003)
  • BoI hikes rates on deposits (February 25, 2003)
  • Karnataka Bank reduces rates on deposits (February 19, 2003)
  • Karnataka Bank reduces rates on deposits (February 19, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank hikes rates on deposits (February 18, 2003)
  • IOB hikes deposit rates, but bankers see no trend (February 16, 2003)
  • Corpn Bank cuts FCNR (B) rates (February 15, 2003)
  • Corporation Bank cuts rates on FCNR deposits (February 09, 2003)
  • NHB Capital Gains Bonds rates slashed again (February 09, 2003)
  • Karnataka Bank cuts PLR (February 06, 2003)
  • Oriental Bank cuts home loan rates (February 02, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank goes for swaps to hedge rate risks (January 22, 2003)
  • UCO Bank cuts deposit rates (January 20, 2003)
  • Interest rate cuts, debt restructuring — The pay-off for companies (January 19, 2003)
  • SBI lowers deposit rates (January 10, 2003)
  • Andhra Bank cuts rates on deposits (January 10, 2003)
  • SBT cuts FCNR deposit rates (January 10, 2003)
  • PNB lowers rates for term deposits (January 09, 2003)
  • Bank of Baroda cuts deposit rates (January 05, 2003)
  • Banks offering sub-PLR loans to small borrowers — BoB sets the ball rolling; others to follow s (January 05, 2003)
  • Chamber for softer interest regime (January 04, 2003)
  • Bank of India cuts rates on FCNR deposits (January 03, 2003)
    Opinion
  • What, floating rate deposits? (December 22, 2003)
  • Will interest rates rise? (December 11, 2003)


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