Budget 2013: It's positive for the rupee - 9 months ago
A lower fiscal deficit will encourage RBI to cut key rates to help revive growth and support the local currency.
Rising risk appetite holds promise for Rupee - 1 year ago
Hopes of a turnaround in the global economy were bolstered last week as data from the US economy continued to show an improvement and even data from China showed some promise of a recovery.
Weak risk appetite may offset any RBI support for rupee - 1 year ago
Risk appetite in the financial markets remained weak last week on disappointing US corporate results, record unemployment in Spain and unexpected fall in German business confidence.
Rupee vulnerable as +ve momentum fades - 1 year ago
The Indian rupee continued to lose ground to the US dollar for a second successive week , as a widening trade deficit saw demand for dollars rise while capital inflows moderated.
Momentum supportive of a stronger rupee - 1 year ago
The ongoing rally gathered more steam last week as the rupee added to its gains against the US dollar, buoyed by optimism relating to the governments decision to increase the FDI limit in insurance and pension sectors.
Appreciation bias for Rupee to persist - 1 year ago
The rupee finished its best quarter since 2009, as it appreciated over 1% last week, adding to its sharp gains over recent weeks.
Reforms push to keep the bias +ve for Rupee - 1 year ago
In the currency market, most major currencies remained weaker against the US dollar, as the optimism following the Feds decision to implement a third round of monetary easing gradually faded.
CRR slicing will help reduce lending rates - 1 year ago
The central bank would rather wait and watch the impact of QE3 in the US and the foreign direct investment (FDI) measures in India on three things: investment activity, inflows of capital into India and rupee value.
Reforms, QE3 to turbocharge the rupee - 1 year ago
The US Federal Reserves much-awaited third round of quantitative easing (QE3) sparked a sharp rally in riskier and growth-oriented assets across the board last week.
Strong global risk appetite could buoy Rupee - 1 year ago
In the global currency market, the euro posted its biggest advance in six months versus the US dollar. The 17-nation euro advanced 1.9% over the week after the ECB pledge.