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Jun 14, 2016
SKS Microfinance changes company's name to Bharat Financial InclusionThe company is among the largest microfinance players in India. It has presence across 18 states covering 1,00,000 villages, catering to its 63.65 lakh women members
Dec 11, 2014
Vikram Akula makes a comeback with financial start-up Vaya; plans small bank forayHaving forced to quit SKS Microfinance, which he founded, three years ago, Vikram Akula has returned to the financial inclusion space by buying 26 percent stake in a start-up Vaya Finserv, which is also eyeing small bank licence.
Dec 04, 2013
SKS Microfinance shareholder alleges irregularities in AGMSKS Trust Advisors, one of the largest shareholders of SKS Mircofinance, today asked market regulator Sebi to recount votes cast at the micro-lender's annual general meeting, alleging irregularities with regard to proxy votes.
Sep 25, 2013
I shouldn't have brought only people from banking into SKS: AkulaVikram Akula, the founder of SKS Microfinance Limited, has said he should have brought in people who understood the significance of balancing social impact and profitability than merely those with banking and insurance experience into the company, when he was holding the reins.
Sep 10, 2013
Akula eyes comeback but SKS says shareholders can't nominate directorsWith its ousted founder Vikram Akula attempting to script a comeback, SKS Microfinance today said none of its shareholders have any right to nominate a director on the company board.
Sep 09, 2013
Vikram Akula may be readying for long battle to return to SKSWith SKS Trusts demanding a board membership for Vikram Akula, will the erstwhile poster boy of microfinance in India return to the top post at the lender?
May 11, 2012
SKS is back in the game after it gets out of AndhraSKS Microfinance has surged 15.2 percent to Rs 102.15 after the company announced yesterday that it will reduce its headcount and shut down some of its Andhra Pradesh branch.
Apr 12, 2012
The return of Vikram Akula, this time as sugarcane messiahFormer microfinance posterboy says he made many, many, many mistakes; talks about 3Cs to make social entrepreneurship models more sound.
Feb 22, 2012
Will high expenses, huge losses drive others the Kingfisher way?Kingfisher is not alone in its woes. There are a number of companies struggling to fight off bankruptcy. Several state-owned entities and some private sector-ones too are potential basket cases.
Feb 17, 2012
Akula vs SKS: There's Rs 4 crore in play nowAkula has slapped a legal notice on SKS demanding a refund of around Rs 4 crore that he paid to exercise 906,734 options on the grounds that the shares were never allotted to him by the company.