RBI sets rupee reference rate at 66.9115 against dollar

Thursday, Jan 7, 2016,15:46 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

Mumbai | The Reserve Bank of India today fixed the reference rate of the rupee at 66.9115 against the US dollar and 72.3782 for the euro. These rates were 66.7165 and 71.7002, respectively, on yesterday.

According to an RBI statement, the exchange rates for the pound and the yen against the rupee were quoted at 97.8514 and 56.78 per 100 yens, respectively, based on reference rates for the dollar and cross-currency quotes at noon.

The SDR-rupee rate will be based on this rate, the statement added.