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Banks stare at $38 bn new dud loans from power sector: Report
Wed, Apr 04, 2018
The report is based on the fact that as much as 71 gigawatt (gw) of private sector coal-based projects are facing bankruptcy filings at various NCLTs, implying probable resolution from June 2019 and it expects an average 75 per cent write-off in these loans. Of the USD 178 billion loan, the distribution companies have USD 65 billion, generation companies have USD 77 billion, and transmission firms have a debt burden of USD 36 billion, says the report penned by BofA-ML research analysts Amish Shah and Sriharsh Singh.
RBI's new NPA norms may undermine bank earnings: Fitch
Thu, Feb 22, 2018
Stronger regulatory efforts to clean-up bad loan problems, combined with planned recapitalisation of state banks, could help support a recovery in the sector over the medium term.
PNB fraud: Are public sector banks heading to gallows in India?
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
By Anto T Joseph
PNB no one-off! Financial frauds run far and wide in India: RBI's recorded data
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Investors may have been shocked when one of India's biggest banks disclosed a $1.77 billion fraud by billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi, but the central bank has recorded data that shows the problem runs far deeper and wider.
Bad loan resolution: RBI does away with JLR, notifies revised framework under IBC
Tue, Feb 13, 2018
The Reserve Bank of India today came out with a revised framework for expeditious resolution of bad loans, harmonising the existing guidelines with the norms specified in the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC).
Shares of SBI fall on weak Q3 earnings
Mon, Feb 12, 2018
The country's largest lender's loss was due to its bad loans and increased provisions
RBI to resolve bad loans of nearly 1,500 accounts with PSBs
Mon, Jan 08, 2018
As of September 2017, PSBs' gross non-performing assets (GNPA) stood at Rs 7.34 lakh crore.
ICICI Bank second-quarter profit falls, but bad loans stable
Fri, Oct 27, 2017
ICICI Bank Ltd, India`s third-biggest lender by assets, reported a bigger-than-expected 34 percent fall in second-quarter profit on lower income and due to higher provisions for stressed loans and bankruptcy cases.
Yes Bank posts lower than estimated 25% rise in net profit in Q2
Thu, Oct 26, 2017
Yes Bank , India`s fifth-biggest private-sector lender by assets, posted a lower-than-expected 25 percent increase in second-quarter profit, as bad loans rose.
HDFC Bank posts 20% growth in Q2 net profit; in line with industry estimates
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
Net profit rose to Rs 4,151 crore ($634 million) in the three months ended September 30, from 3,455 crore a year earlier.
Indian banks need Rs 4.16 lakh crore in less than two years to meet Basel III norms
Tue, Sep 12, 2017
Banks argue that the haircuts they are expected to take cannot be extrapolated to the other exposures, which they say are backed by more productive assets.
Former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan pitches for state asset sales to bail out banks
Thu, Sep 07, 2017
The expected losses from the bad loans mean banks will need tens of billions of dollars of fresh capital, but the government does not have the money to fund such a bail-out, Raghuram Rajan said.
Government should go slow on public sector bank mergers: Raghuram Rajan
Wed, Sep 06, 2017
Mergers can happen between healthy banks and not amongst weak ones and the central government should be careful in this regard, said Reserve Bank of India`s former Governor Raghuram G Rajan said on Tuesday.
PSU banks took recovery action against 5,954 wilful defaulters, FinMin says
Sun, Aug 27, 2017
Total outstanding loans due to public sector banks by wilful defaulters amounted to Rs. 92,376 crore, according to the finance ministry data.
Defaulters owe 27% of total amount to SBI alone, PNB next
Sun, Aug 20, 2017
The total outstanding loans by wilful defaulters rose to Rs 92,376 crore at the end of financial year 2016-17, from Rs 76,685 crore at the end of last fiscal 2015-16 -- up 20.4%.
NPA resolution not to liquidate cos, but to help save them: FM Jaitley
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
Gross NPAs have crossed 9.6 per cent as of March 2017, while the stressed loans ratio is over 12 per cent.
NPA resolution: Urjit Patel calls for recapitalisation of banks
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
Reserve Bank Governor Urjit Patel today called for recapitalisation of state-run banks to help them resolve the NPAs issue in a time-bond manner as bad loans at 9.6 per cent of the system is not acceptable.
9,000 wilful defaulters owe Rs 92,000 crore to PSU banks
Tue, Aug 15, 2017
Public sector banks have reported 20 per cent jump in the outstanding loans by nearly 9,000 wilful defaulters who collectively owed to lenders more than 92,000 crore at the end of March this year.
NPA resolution to spur credit expansion, growth: Panagariya
Sun, Aug 13, 2017
Terming the non-performing assets (NPAs) or bad loans problem as a 'legacy issue', Arvind Panagariya said that even after three years of the NDA government taking charge, it has not gone away.
Two corporations flouted norms leading to bad loans: CAG
Fri, Aug 11, 2017
"The REC and PFC did not conduct appropriate due diligence during credit appraisal and in the process assumed higher risks on the loan accounts," the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) said in its report tabled in the Lok Sabha.