SBI to raise up to Rs 11,000 crore via debt securities

State Bank of India said it will raise up to Rs 11,000 crore through Basel III compliant debt instruments on a private placement basis

PTI August 24, 2016 14:40:13 IST
SBI to raise up to Rs 11,000 crore via debt securities

New Delhi: Country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) Wednesday said it will raise up to Rs 11,000 crore through Basel III compliant debt instruments on a private placement basis.

SBI to raise up to Rs 11000 crore via debt securities

Reuters

The bank has informed the BSE that "the Committee of Directors for Capital Raising at its meeting held on August 24, 2016 authorised the bank to raise up to Rs 11,100 crore additional tier 1 capital, by way of issue of Basel III compliant perpetual debt instrument in USD and/or INR, at par, through private placement to overseas and/or Indian investors".

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