Jan 23, 2012 02:00 PM IST
In a recent report released by Fitch, the ratings agency says that though the Indian banking sector looks stable, the sector will face downside pressure due to weakening asset quality.
- Jan 13, 2012 07:22 PM IST
The Reserve Bank of India's proposed guidelines for implementing Basel-III norms may "negatively affect" credit growth of a few Indian Standard and Poor's said.
- Dec 13, 2011 04:02 PM IST
Bond markets are presenting an interesting position. Ashish Parthasarthy of HDFC Bank expects 10-year bond yields to be in a broad range of 8.25-8.75% from now till March. He also mentioned that a cash reserve ratio (CRR) cut is reasonably expected. Moreover, his forecast for the credit growth is around 17-17.5%.
- Nov 30, 2011 01:46 PM IST
Sanjiv Bajaj, managing director of Bajaj FinServ & Investments tells CNBC-TV18 that his company is slowly starting to see the effect of slowing growth indicators across the verticals. "But opportunities for growth do exist," he says.
- Nov 11, 2011 11:19 AM IST
Leif Eskesen, chief economist for India and ASEAN at HSBC feels it is premature to talk about a cut in rate by Reserve Bank of India (RBI). Moreover, he expects the October inflation to be at 9.7%. He indicated that the overall credit growth has signs of slowdown and slowdown in exports will remain a concern.
- Nov 10, 2011 08:29 PM IST
Even though Moody's cut its outlook of the Indian banking system, Bank of Baroda's chairman and managing director tells CNBC-TV18 that he is absolutely not worried about the health of the Indian banking system.
- Nov 02, 2011 02:45 PM IST
Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) did not spring any positive surprise in the second quarter (July-September) results. Its asset quality remains a concern among market players. However, the new chairman and managing director of the bank seems to be leaving no stone unturned to improve IOB’s performance in the next two quarter.
- Nov 01, 2011 03:14 PM IST
KR Kamath, chairman and managing director of PNB said he expects to achieve the bank’s guidance for full year margins despite savings bank interest rate deregulation.
- Oct 31, 2011 05:29 PM IST
Maintaining a net interest margin of 3.22%, DL Rawal, the chairman and managing director of Dena Bank said the bank is likely to sustain the 3% NIMs for FY12.
- Oct 14, 2011 01:34 PM IST
If the RBI hikes rates this October 25, we would also have to necessarily translate the interest rate, clarified M Narendra, chairman and managing director of IOB in an interview to CNBC-TV18. However, he feels that inflation number would come down December onwards.
- Sep 24, 2011 12:30 PM IST
In an exclusive interview to CNBC-TV18's Latha Venkatesh, Sharma gives her views on how she sees the world ahead and Axis' prospects in it.
- Sep 20, 2011 07:00 PM IST
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday said it was trimming its forecasts of economic growth for India, China and other Asian developing economies due partly to slower growth in the rest of the world.
- Sep 20, 2011 12:27 PM IST
Maintaining a cautious stance on the banking sector, Seshadri Sen of JPMorgan said banks may cut rates only if liquidity in the system eases, which is unlikely to happen at least in the next few months.
- Sep 09, 2011 09:00 AM IST
After the strong positive sessions that we have had, India might look to outperform due to its strong fundamentals, says Alok Sama, President and Founder of Baer Capital Partners.
- Aug 23, 2011 09:45 PM IST
Reserve Bank deputy governor Subir Gokarn today said the present slowdown in credit offtake is a part of the demand adjustment process visualised by the central bank in its tight monetary policy stance.
- Aug 18, 2011 10:36 PM IST
CNBC-TV18's Gopika Gopakumar reports that the banking stocks were singly responsible for the bloodbath on the D-Street today. The banking index, Bankex, accounts for over 25% of the Nifty, and it falling a dramatic 3.5% today, dragged the markets down over 2%.
- Aug 11, 2011 07:21 PM IST
State Bank of India (SBI), the country's top lender, has sought a capital infusion of between Rs 50 billion and Rs 150 billion (USD 1.1 billion-USD 3.3 billion) from the government, its chairman said.
- Jul 28, 2011 03:04 PM IST
KR Kamath, chairman and managing director of the bank joins CNBC-TV18 to talk beyond the numbers and the way forward for PNB.
- Jul 26, 2011 12:08 PM IST
Srinivasan Varadarajan, executive director of Axis Bank joins CNBC-TV18 to talk beyond the financial numbers posted by the bank for the first quarter and throw light on the way forward for Axis Bank.
- Jul 07, 2011 03:38 PM IST
Chairman of Indian Banks Association M D Mallya has said the industry will meet the targeted 19% surge in advances this fiscal.
- Jul 04, 2011 05:35 PM IST
As advances lose steam with the rising interest rate scenario and the fixed deposit rates go up, city-based public sector lender Bank of Baroda (BoB) today said it will bring down its dependence on bulk deposits and will focus more on CASA deposits to shore up its funds.
- Jun 28, 2011 06:05 PM IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may need to infuse cash into the banking system for the second time since January to support credit growth on expectations that tight liquidity may persist above its comfort zone for a sustained period beyond mid-September.
- Jun 27, 2011 02:37 PM IST
S Balasubramanian, Chairman of City Union Bank says that he is expecting a credit growth Rs 3000 crore in the current year. To fund the credit growth, the bank will require addition Rs 300 crore, which may be raised through a QIP.
- Jun 27, 2011 01:52 PM IST
A close look at the latest figures put out by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) shows that credit growth was largely due to borrowing by the oil marketing companies (OMCs). If this borrowing comes down, credit growth can even become negative.
- Jun 24, 2011 01:38 PM IST
ICRA has come out with its report on Indian Banking Sector. The research firm has mentioned that, Indian banks have made good progress over the last five years, as is evident from several parameters, including annual credit growth, profitability, and trend in gross non-performing assets (NPAs).