Fixed Deposits Articles

interest rate cut
August 24, 2019
FD rates on a downward spiral with SBI cutting rates by 50 bps more; others may follow suit

New lower rates effective from August 26, 2019; applicable to fresh deposits and renewals of maturing deposits The 50 bps cut means interest income will drop by up to Rs 46,300 for Rs 10 lakh FD

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interest rates crash
July 29, 2019
Top banks like SBI, HDFC Bank lower FD rates; what options do you have?

Interest rate cuts by banks make life of those who depend on interest income a tad difficult. How do they bridge the short-fall in that income? RupeeIQ looks at options

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Equity allocation
July 11, 2019
Are you fixed-income heavy? Time to evaluate your portfolio and give it an equity boost provided you have a longer time horizon

Many young people are making a big mistake by only sticking to bank FDs, debt funds, LIC policies, and PPF, while shying away from equity

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June 25, 2019
These banks are still offering 8-9% interest rates on fixed deposits

If you are searching for good FD deals, there are some banks that are still offering attractive interest rates on fixed deposits. Yes, these are banks and not NBFCs

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Ratings downgrade
May 22, 2019
After FD rating downgrade, DHFL puts on hold acceptance of all fresh deposits and renewals

DHFL said the pre-mature withdrawal of deposits has also been put on hold, while it will continue to honour all pre-mature deposit withdrawal requests in the case of any medical or financial emergency

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Fixed Deposit rates
March 31, 2019
Jana Small Finance Bank offers upto 9.6% interest; should you invest?

Yields offered by Jana Small Finance bank are comparable with yields offered by credit risk funds or medium to long duration mutual funds

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ICICI Bank FD Xtra
February 12, 2019
Review: ICICI Bank FD Xtra, fixed deposits with a twist

FD Xtra is a multi-headed fixed deposit scheme with several sub-products like FD Life, FD Invest, FD Income, and FD Card

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fd debt funds edge
December 8, 2018
Fixed deposit rates may be high, but debt funds still have an edge

We compare FD and debt fund returns and find the latter score higher in the long run in post tax, inflation adjusted returns

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Term deposit rates
November 15, 2018
ICICI Bank hikes term deposit rates by 0.25%

The rate hike by ICICI Bank is applicable across various tenors for domestic term-deposits upto Rs 1 crore

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