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Nov 05, 2018
Finance ministry likely to finalise capital infusion of Rs 54,000 cr in public sector banks this monthIn this round of fund infusion, most of the banks would be getting growth capital for expanding their lending, particularly to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).
Sep 20, 2018
The Great Indian NPA Mess: Banks, govt and industrialists worked together to kick bad loans can down the roadWe now have one big problem which the Narendra Modi government is trying to postpone further by merging different public sector banks. The trouble is bringing two rotten eggs together is only going to lead to another rotten egg
Nov 13, 2017
Memo to Arun Jaitley: Giving capital to PSBs alone won’t save ailing MSMEs; the problem runs deeperThe demand for bank loans for MSMEs will pick up only when overall economic activity improves with sector specific measures
Sep 06, 2017
Raghuram Rajan says cleaning up bank balance sheets biggest challenge, reduced lending holding up economyBefore bringing more change in the public sector banking system, it is extremely important that the banks get back into the business of lending, Rajan said.
Feb 22, 2017
RBI deputy governor Viral Acharya asks banks to act on NPAs with a sense of urgencyWarning that recovery is a long way off, Acharya said sectors with the most stressed assets have so much excess capacity relative to current or near-term utilization that there is no sign of a pickup in higher capacity utilisation.
Dec 14, 2016
Demonetisation: Why PM Modi’s big task now is finding a way out of the economic messDemonetisation would have been a clean-hit for Modi had he executed it with enough preparation. But, the hurried, poorly-thought out action has backfired badly on the economy and the pain is likely to outweigh the likely long-term gains of curbing black money, counterfeit notes and corruption
Dec 01, 2015
India Inc welcome steady policy rates, but seek full benefit of previous rate cutsWant banks to pass on the full benefits in the form of lower lending rates for both consumers and investors to aid economic growth
Oct 10, 2015
Good news: RBI move on loan-to-value ratio seen reducing home loan rate furtherHome loan borrowers in smaller cities are likely to be the biggest gainers from the RBI move due to limited supply at affordable price points in the larger cities
Sep 11, 2015
Dear PM, corporates won't take risks because once-bitten banks wouldn't want to lend to themThe last time banks went on an overdrive while lending to corporates they burnt their fingers badly, with corporates defaulting big time on their loans
Jun 03, 2015
RBI rate cut: Cheaper EMI an illusion unless banks get over their profit hungerNine large Indian bans have NIMs above 3 percent while US banks' average stands around 2.95 percent