Destiny 2 Guide: How Currency Works

If you’re new to Destiny, here’s some bad news: There are a lot of redeemable currencies in Destiny 2, and even worse, they aren’t named anything that’s immediately comprehensible like “Dollars”, “Gold” or even “Zenny”. But here’s the good news: Spending these currencies is relatively More...

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By Loknath Das On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

99% Of Banned 1000, 500 Rupee Notes Returned, Says RBI

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its annual report released today revealed that about 99 per cent of the banned 500- and 1,000-rupee currency notes returned. According to RBI estimates, a total of Rs. 15.28 lakh More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, August 28th, 2017

Government Okays Issue Of Rs. 200 Notes

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday gave its go-ahead to the Reserve Bank to issue Rs. 200 notes that will ease pressure on lower-denomination currency bills. The finance ministry, in a notification, said that More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Is this the new Rs 50 currency note the RBI plans to introduce soon?

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in December last year had said that it would issue new currency notes of Rs 50 and Rs 20 denominations with numerals in ascending size in the number panels and without More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, August 18th, 2017

RBI to shortly issue new Rs 50 note in fluorescent blue colour

The Reserve Bank of India will shortly issue new Rs 50 denomination banknotes with the motif of Hampi with chariot on the reverse, the central bank said on Friday. “The base colour of the note is Fluorescent More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Hong Kong’s Crowded Currency Trade Enters Perilous Territory

One of the world’s most reliable currency bets is suddenly looking like less of a sure thing. The Hong Kong dollar carry trade, which has produced steady returns for seven straight months, suffered a rare setback More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Virtual currency Bitcoin troubles Centre

NEW DELHI:  After last year’s demonetisation and pushing for online transactions, the BJP-led Central government is caught in a quandary over virtual currency Bitcoin. Admitting that Bitcoins could pose to More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, July 20th, 2017

How Fairly Valued is China’s Currency? Big Mac and Mini Mac Square Off Again.

The “law of one price” holds that identical goods should trade for the same price in an efficient market. But how well does it actually hold internationally? The Economist magazine’s famous Big Mac Index uses More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, July 17th, 2017

RBI pushes ‘Make in India’ in tender for currency security features

In a big ‘Make in India’ push, the Reserve Bank on Monday came out with fresh tender for currency security features, mandating that the supplier set up the manufacturing unit in the country within two years More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Your ultimate holiday money guide: Currency exchange rates, bank charges, prepaid cards – and how to keep costs down

Plan ahead and you’ll have the best possible chance of bagging the most for your sterling (Image: Getty) Holidaymakers jetting off for their summer escape should pay careful attention to rates over the next More...