What are BPLR,Base Rate, MCLR, and Repo linked lending rate(RLLR)?

Banks & Financial Institutions are generally free to determine the lending rates on loans and advances.  The method to arrive at Lending Rate has been changed drastically over last one decade. The Lending Rate like BPLR, Base Rate and MCLR are internal benchmark rates used by individual banks to determine the interest rates on their…

What is multiple indicator approach (MIA)?

Monetary policy decisions by central banks can have far-reaching implications for the economy, investors, savers and borrowers. Between1980 to 1998, RBI adopted operating method of monetary policy ‘monetary targeting with feedbacks’. This method has been later altered pursuant to liberalization of financial markets and opening up of the economy and short-term deviation in the relationship…

Bank customers can now lodge single window on-line complaint to RBI

RBI today (June 24, 2019) launched the “Complaint Management System (CMS)” to facilitate grievance redressal process. CMS portal is a software application through which public can access at RBI website to lodge their online complaints against any of the entities regulated by RBI with public interface such as commercial banks, Urban Co-operative banks, Non-Banking Financial…