News - Jan 2017
20th Jan 17 HDFC Limited reduces retail prime lending rate (RPLR) by 15 basis points for existing home loan borrowers
HDFC Limited has reduced its retail prime lending rate (RPLR) by 15 basis points for existing home loan borrowers. The revised PLR now stands at 16.15 percent as compared to 16.30 percent earlier. Home loan rates are calculated by reducing the spread form PLR.
20th Jan 17 Axis Bank registers a 73 percent fall in its net profit in third quarter of FY 17
Axis Bank has registered a decline of 73 percent in its net profit at Rs. 580 crore for the quarter ending on 31st December, 2016 as compared to Rs. 2, 175 crore for the corresponding period a year ago. The decline in net profit has been caused to by a sharp rise in the non performing assets of the banks rose sharply and reached Rs. 20, 466 crore during the latest quarter compared to Rs. 6, 378 crore a year ago.
20th Jan 17 Yes Bank registers a 30 percent growth in its net profits in third quarter of FY 17
Yes Bank has reported a 30 percent growth in its net profit to Rs. 882 crore in the third quarter of FY 17 as compared to Rs. 676 crore in the same quarter previous year. The growth in profit has been contributed by a reduction in nonperforming assets and a healthy growth in volume of loan sanctions.
20th Jan 17 HDFC Bank to organize Digital Literacy Camp to train people in cashless transactions
HDFC Bank is planning to organize a Digital Literacy Camp to train people in executing cashless transactions via various digital payment platforms. The bank expects to target 25, 000 people across 275 different places in the state of Madhya Pradesh. The bank is planning to open 5 new branches in future in this state.
20th Jan 17 SBI and BSNL launch Mobicash, a virtual wallet application in Chennai
SBI in association with BSNL has launched a virtual wallet application in the state of Chennai. The application is already available in six states. Customers can use the application for wallet to wallet transfer, mobile recharge and cash transfer.
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