In the second bi-monthly monetary policy review announced in June, RBI had hiked the repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.25 per cent while maintaining a neutral stance.
A Bank rate rise does not guarantee the equivalent increase in interest paid to savers.
The one reason that may have prompted the RBI to hike interest rates is the core inflation, which has been on a upsurge. But the same market on August 1 slipped 85 points even though commentators said the second rate hike was on "expected lines".
State Bank of India (SBI) on Tuesday raised its fixed deposit rates by up to 10 basis points, ahead of the monetary policy announcement.
The RBI today increased repo rates by 25 basis points to 6.5%, the second hike in two months, making housing and automobile loans costlier. That was the first increase since January 28, 2014 when rates were hiked by a similar proportion to 8 percent.
Meanwhile, reverse repo, the rate at which the central bank borrows money from commercial banks within the country, was adjusted to 6.25 per cent and the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the Bank Rate to 6.75 per cent. "Three MPC members had dissented at the last BoE meeting, including Chief Economist Andrew Haldane, and key data releases since June, such as a healthy labour market report, will have strengthened the resolve of other Committee members".
In the subsequent years, RBI cut the interest rate on six occasions.
In the shorter term, the Bank Rate implied by a so-called equilibrium real interest rate, or "r*", was likely to be somewhat lower, the BoE said, without giving a precise estimate.
"Every saver now has their fingers crossed that this latest base rate rise may go some way to returning rates to those levels, but like last time, providers are likely to be slow to react and choosy with their increases".
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