Posts Tagged ‘Overnight Policy Rate’

KLCI rebounds while Asian markets see sea of red

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN & SHAZNI ONG / Pic By TMR
The local benchmark index made a turnaround yesterday ending a six-day slump, lifted by positive ...

BNM keeps OPR at 3.25% as EM currencies slide

Policy and supply uncertainties at home forces BNM to refrain from interest-rate hike
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By TMR File Malaysia’s ...

Unchanged monetary policy is supportive of growth

Keeping the status quo on the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) reflects positively on the economy, which remains on the growth path supported by easing ...

BNM maintains OPR at 3.25%, risks tilted to downside on global trade tensions

Analysts have largely predicted the rate to be unchanged until year-end
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has ...
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Low inflation, ringgit strength seen keeping OPR at 3.25%

The central bank MPC will meet tomorrow to decide whether there is a case to raise the OPR
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By AFIF ABD HALIM Bank Negara Malaysia ...
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BNM maintains OPR at 3.25%

By NG MIN SHEN/FILE PIX
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has maintained the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 3.25%, as inflation remains manageable while a ...

Tumbling equity market is ‘quite normal’, says OCBC Bank

By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By TMR file
The drop in global equities is deemed “quite normal” as a market correction is necessary to avoid financial bubbles ...

Banks raise lending rates on BNM’s OPR hike

By NG MIN SHEN  / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Banks in the country have raised their lending rates following the Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) ...

Banks will be hit with the proposed lower housing loan interest rates

Banks’ financing rates are based on the OPR and many lenders have already begun increasing the said rates
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By ...

Oil prices, strong economy helping ringgit

Much anticipated interest-rate hike injects renewed optimism to the ringgit
By MARK RAO / Graphic By TMR THE ringgit story since October ...

RHB: OPR hike a small positive

RHB Bank has taken the necessary steps to manage the impact of the new financial standard, MFSR 9
By MARK RAO / Pic By MUHD AMIN ...

Hike in OPR will not dampen property market

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
The property market will not be affected by the central bank’s hike in Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) by 25 ...