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Weak governance in PSBs resulting in high NPAs: Shaktikanta Das

Ahmedabad/New Delhi: Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das on Saturday called for strong corporate governance culture and accountability in public sector banks (PSBs) to check ballooning non-performing assets (NPAs). “Many of the problems that currently seem to affect the PSBs such as the elevated levels of NPA, capital shortfalls, frauds and inadequate risk management […]

Lakshmi Vilas Bank's Stocks Slump 5% As RBI Initiates PCA

Mumbai: Shares of Lakshmi Vilas Bank hit the 5 per cent lower circuit on Monday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) initiated Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) against it on account of its high non-performing assets (NPA) among other issues. It hit the lower circuit right at the start of the trading session and fell […]

No MSME Loans As NPA In FY20 Fiscal, PSBs To Hold Loan Melas: FM

New Delhi: In a public outreach exercise, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said public sector banks will organise credit “shamiana meetings” in 400 districts beginning October 3 to provide loans to NBFCs and retail borrowers, including homebuyers and farmers and banks won’t declare any stressed loan account of MSMEs as NPA till March 2020 […]

UCO Bank targets Rs 8,000 crore recovery in FY20

Kolkata: State-run UCO Bank, which is focusing on increasing retail, agriculture and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) business, is aiming at Rs 8,000 crore recovery from the non-performing asset (NPA) accounts during the current fiscal, an official said on Wednesday. “We set a target of at least Rs 2,000 crore of recovery per quarter […]

RBI to issue revised NPA circular in 3-4 days

Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday said the RBI will issue a new circular on non-performing assets (NPAs) in three to four days. The circular is likely to set new norms and bring clarity over classification of companies as NPAs. The apex court had on April 2 struck down RBI’s […]

Federal Bank looks at 20% business growth in 2019-20

Kolkata: Private sector Federal Bank is looking at a 20 per cent growth in business in the current fiscal, an official said on Wednesday. “We are pursuing a 20 per cent year-on-year growth in business, including deposits and credit, in 2019-20,” Federal Bank MD and CEO Shyam Srinivasan said. The lender had posted a net […]

RBI looked the other way when banks lent freely, ran up NPAs: Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday held the central bank responsible for the mountain of bad loans, saying the Reserve Bank looked the other way when banks lent indiscriminately during 2008-14 to keep the economy humming. Jaitley’s comments reflect a growing tension between the RBI and the government, days after the central bank […]

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SBI records highest non-performing assets worth Rs 1.1 lakh crore in 2017-18

New Delhi: The State Bank of India (SBI), the country’s largest public sector lender, recorded its highest non-performing asset (NPAs) of Rs 1.1 lakh crore in 2017-18, almost equal to what it had registered in the decade before, according to information available through RTI and the bank’s annual report. The gross NPAs of the bank […]

State-run banks' NPA touched Rs 7.34 lakh cr by Q2-end

Mumbai: Non-performing assets (NPAs), or bad loans, of state-run banks amounted to a staggering Rs 7.34 lakh crore by the end of second quarter of the current fiscal ended September, most on account of corporate defaulters, according to data furnished by the RBI and the government. Reserve Bank of India data earlier this week, however, […]

Big defaulters responsible for higher NPAs of banks: Jaitley

Pune: Holding big defaulters responsible for higher NPAs of banks, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that recovery of money from these “big people” has become a “big challenge”. Jaitley was in city to attend the centenary completion celebrations of Pune District Central Co-operative Bank (PDCC). NCP chief Sharad Pawar is associated with this bank […]