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Jan 08, 2019
Trade unions strike: Banking operations partially affected; SBI, private sector banks remain unaffectedAIBEA and the BEFI have supported the strike, which impacted banking operations where these two unions are strong
Jan 03, 2019
Bank of Baroda, Dena, Vijaya Bank merger: No real winners here; one bad apple can spoil the whole bunchThis is a merger of two healthy banks with one weak, capital-starved, NPA-ridden candidate and it is easy to see who stands to gain the most
Jan 01, 2019
Year 2018 showed us farmer suicides and agri distress aren't fake news; will 2019 be any different for the kisan?Suicides by farmers despite the rollout of freebies should be an important lesson to the government that waiving off farm loans is hardly a way to address farm distress, either in the short-term or long-term.
Dec 26, 2018
Year of exits: Borrowers left country as loans went kaput; CEOs forced to leave and RBI governor quits tooShikha Sharma was denied extension by the RBI as managing director of Axis Bank, the third largest private sector lender.
Dec 13, 2018
Shaktikanta Das says RBI will consult more closely with govt on policy issues, focus on banking sectorWhile offering assurances that he would defend the RBI's autonomy, Das said it also needed to take the government’s views on board.
Nov 30, 2018
No liquidity crisis for any segments except gems and jewellery sector, says govt nominee on RBI boardThe spike in the cost of funds is due to an increased risk perception, and not due to lack of liquidity in the system.
Nov 02, 2018
World Bank Ease of Doing Business ranking: Why strong and efficient laws like IBC create a conducive environment for bizthe dual mechanism of insolvency and thereafter liquidation creates an efficient system of Insolvency Laws, which is very critical for the development of any economy.
Oct 29, 2018
Sensex up 530 points over value buying; banking stocks soar over 2.50%, ICICI Bank, SBI, Axis Bank top gainersAll the 19 sectors on the BSE gained, with banking and finance counters leading. Healthy gains were witnessed in export-oriented stocks like healthcare and IT counters.
Oct 25, 2018
NPA crisis in banking sector an opportunity for bond market development: SEBI chairman Ajay TyagiTyagi noted that a vibrant capital market, both equity and bond, has to play a pivotal role to facilitate fund mobilisation for sustaining the country's projected economic growth momentum
Oct 24, 2018
Reserve Bank of India board discusses NPA crisis, liquidity crunch faced by NBFCs post-IL&FS crisisReserve Bank of India meeting assumes importance as it comes within a week of the central bank openly dissenting with the government on the question of a separate regulator for payments system.