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India's bond rally fizzles on government spending fears

14 Aug 2019

MUMBAI A rally in government bonds, spurred by a large and surprise reduction in policy rates last week, has been cut short by renewed fears of government profligacy.

India's bond rally fizzles on government spending fears

14 Aug 2019

MUMBAI, Aug 14 A rally in Indian government bonds, spurred by a large and surprise reduction in policy rates last week, has been cut short by renewed fears of government profligacy.

RBI moves unlikely to ease pain for India's struggling shadow banks

07 Aug 2019

MUMBAI India's central bank outlined two measures on Wednesday aimed at easing liquidity pressures on crisis-hit shadow banks, but industry insiders say the moves, while positive, are unlikely to lead to any substantive improvements in the troubled sector.

India's central bank makes unconventional rate cut in bid to spur growth

07 Aug 2019

MUMBAI The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) lowered its benchmark interest rates for a fourth straight meeting on Wednesday with a slightly bigger than expected cut, underscoring its worries about India's near-five year low economic growth pace.

Asian central banks flag growth concerns with surprising rate cuts

07 Aug 2019

WELLINGTON/MUMBAI Asia central banks signalled major concerns on Wednesday about the outlook for economic growth, stunning markets with a series of surprising interest rate cuts and pointing to policymakers' dwindling ammunition to fight off a downturn.

How a shadow banking crisis sent India's autos sector into a tailspin

05 Aug 2019

MUMBAI Sudhir Gharpure and his sales team sat chatting at a big Maruti Suzuki dealership on the outskirts of Mumbai some two hours after its doors were opened on a recent Saturday morning - not a single customer was in sight.

Indian rupee hits 5-month low on U.S.-China trade worries, Kashmir tensions

05 Aug 2019

MUMBAI, Aug 5 The Indian rupee plunged to a five-month low and bond yields rose sharply on Monday, as an escalating China-U.S. trade spat sent most regional currencies lower while tensions in the disputed region of Kashmir also weighed on investor sentiment.

RPT-INSIGHT-How a shadow banking crisis sent India's autos sector into a tailspin

04 Aug 2019

* Shadow banks, or NBFCs have long funded vast chunk of auto sales

INSIGHT-How a shadow banking crisis sent India's autos sector into a tailspin

04 Aug 2019

* Shadow banks, or NBFCs have long funded vast chunk of auto sales

INSIGHT-How a shadow banking crisis sent India's autos sector into a tailspin

04 Aug 2019

* Shadow banks, or NBFCs have long funded vast chunk of auto sales

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