RBI Reference rate for US dollar and euro

The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday, fixed the reference rate for the US currency at Rs 48.68 per dollar and the single European unit at Rs 65.79 per euro from Rs 48.37 per dollar and Rs 67.32 per euro respectively, on Monday.

In a press note issued in Mumbai by the apex bank, the exchange rates of Great Britain's Pound and Japanese Yen against the Rupee have been given as Rs 71.0874 per pound and Rs 52.30 per 100 yen respectively, based on the reference rate for US dollar and middle rates of the cross currency quotes at noon.

The Reference rate is based on 12 noon rates of a few select banks in Mumbai and the SDR-Rupee rate will be based on this rate, the release added.