The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday imposed penalty of Rs 50 lakh to 2 crore on six more state-owned banks for violation of Know Your Customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering (ALM) norms. Those public sector lenders included Allahabad Bank, Bank of Maharashtra, Corporation Bank, Dena Bank, IDBI Bank, and Indian Bank.
Banks got a rebuff from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). The central bank on Monday imposed nearly Rs 50 crore fines on 22 banks while warning seven other banks for violating Know Your Customer (KYC) or Anti-Money Laundering (ALM). A brief synopsis as to why RBI imposed such fine....
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) found violation of KYC (Know Your Customer) norms by HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank and Axis Bank allegedly involved in a money laundering expose done by Cobrapost.com, CNBC TV18 reported quoting sources.
ICICI Bank, the country's largest private sector lender, was the top loser on Sensex and Nifty, falling nearly 5 percent on Friday.
Shares of ICICI Bank, Axis Bank and HDFC Bank were largely unmoved by the Cobrapost.com expose charging these banks with abetting money laundering (making black money legal).