PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2021 06:04 PM IST
The KBW Bank Index has jumped 8.4% in January, beating the S&P 500 Index’s 1.8% advance.
By Gopika Gopakumar | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON NOV 30, 2020 01:45 AM IST
All the 10 economists expect RBI to keep the repo rate, the rate at which banks borrow from the central bank, at 4% while maintaining an accommodative policy stance.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON NOV 29, 2020 10:32 AM IST
Payrolls probably rose by about a half million during the month after a 638,000 gain in October, according to the median projection in a Bloomberg survey of economists ahead of government data due on Friday. The jobless rate is seen easing to 6.8% from 6.9%.
By Dhirendra Tripathi | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2020 06:49 AM IST
India’s sovereign external debt to GDP is at less than 5%, among the lowest globally, and thus, supporters of the plan argue, it would be easy for the government to service the borrowing.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON OCT 12, 2020 06:22 AM IST
Financial sector stability and low demand remain key challenges
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2020 04:56 PM IST
You can use the amount to fund any expense and use it without restriction, be it to renovate your home, consolidate debt, make big-ticket purchases, or address medical or other emergencies.
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2020 08:04 PM IST
While buying a house is often an emotional decision, investing in real estate needs to be a pragmatic one.
By Samarth Goyal | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 08:49 PM IST
Vishal Dadlani, Penn Masala and lyricist Poojan Sahil have collaborated together on a song, which aims to raise money for migrant workers who have been affected because of the ongoing crisis.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune, Pune
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2020 06:11 PM IST
Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Association of India’s (CREDAI) Pune chapter president Suhas Merchant said that the builders’ body has welcomed the state government’s decision.
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 03:49 PM IST
In recent times, there have been several defaults on deposits by reputed financiers. Hence, when choosing to invest in Fixed Deposit, it is best to choose AAA-rated deposits accredited with highest safety like Bajaj Finance Fixed Deposit.
By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON AUG 06, 2020 01:57 PM IST
Tata Steel was the top gainer in the 30-share Sensex pack, rising around 2 per cent, followed by HDFC Bank, Bajaj Finance, HCL Tech, Infosys, Kotak Bank, TCS and Reliance Industries.
By Partnered Feature, HT Brand Studio
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2020 12:05 PM IST
The deposits under this scheme will attract 0.8 percent more than the interest rate applicable to the general public. Those interested will have to invest in the scheme before September 30, 2020.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh | Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JUN 11, 2020 02:09 PM IST
The rupee opened weak at 75.81 at the interbank forex market and fell further to 75.82 against US dollar, down 23 paise over its last close.
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2020 12:42 PM IST
Financiers like Bajaj Finance Limited are still offering lucrative returns up to 7.85% on their fixed deposit. Read along to know why you must invest in a Bajaj Finance Fixed Deposit to protect your savings, during these times.
By Brand Post
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2020 01:10 PM IST
If you are investing for long-term goals such your children’s education or your retirement, the current market phase should not affect you.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Meenakshi Ray | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2020 02:03 PM IST
“SBI has slashed its interest rates on retail term deposits by 20 bps for ‘up to 3 years’ tenor in view of adequate liquidity in the system as well as with the bank,” the bank said in a statement.
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2020 03:01 PM IST
Since business and manufacturing activities have slowed down over the last couple of months, this has affected revenues, growth in business prospects and salaries and payments. Thus, spending has taken an economy-wide hit – bringing savings and investments right back into focus.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2020 07:02 AM IST
The government has reduced interest rate on Senior Citizen Savings scheme from 8.6% to 7.4%, which will be effective from April 1, 2020, a finance ministry notification said.
Govt cuts interest rate on PPF, NSC, Kisan Vikas Patra and Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts from April 1: All you need to know
By Rajeev Jayaswal | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2020 11:00 AM IST
Interest rates for small savings schemes are notified on a quarterly basis.
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2020 12:56 PM IST
With a customer base of more than 2.22 lakh, Bajaj Finance is one of the most trusted FD issuers.
UPDATED ON MAR 20, 2020 11:21 AM IST
If you want to stay away from market swings or simply want to hedge your portfolio against losses, you can consider investing in a fixed deposit.
By Prasun Sonwalkar | Hindustan Times, London
PUBLISHED ON MAR 19, 2020 10:40 PM IST
Coronavirus update: Lowering the interest rate was among new plans of the Boris Johnson government to deal with the growing scale of the challenge, including publishing a new bill in the House of Commons to provide more emergency powers to authorities.
By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 11, 2020 08:26 PM IST
Currently, the interest rate on saving bank accounts is 3.25 per cent for deposits up to Rs 1 lakh in SB accounts, and 3 per cent for deposits above Rs 1 lakh.
By Nadeem Inamdar | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2020 06:05 PM IST
PCMC had earlier deposited Rs 3000 crores with Yes Bank but later gradually shifted its reserves to other private banks. The high interest rates offered by the bank was the reason why it was preferred by the civic body.
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2020 05:19 PM IST
Invest in fixed-income instruments like fixed deposit seems like a good move, for you to stabilise your portfolio, amid increasing volatility.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2020 06:00 PM IST
In 2019, investments by Indians in mutual funds dropped by a whopping 41%.
UPDATED ON FEB 24, 2020 03:10 PM IST
While personal loan eligibility criteria are simple, every time you apply for a personal loan your lender incites a hard inquiry into your CIBIL report to assess your creditworthiness.
By Agence France-Presse | Beijing
UPDATED ON FEB 20, 2020 11:17 AM IST
The reduction in the loan prime rate (LPR) -- one of the preferential rates commercial banks impose on their best customers and which serves as a reference for other lending rates -is the latest measure to help companies struggling through the epidemic.
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 01:20 PM IST
The benefit of investing in an FD now is that you can lock in at an attractive rate and earn returns steadily over a tenure of your choice.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Shimla, Shimla
PUBLISHED ON FEB 16, 2020 10:02 PM IST