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Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The country’s banking system is well-positioned to cope with the financial impact of the reduction in monetary stimulus by the US Federal Reserve and the resultant rise in interest rates, accordin...
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Friday, November 22, 2013
The inflation levels over the last couple of years have been high and it is frightening to even think what would be the future value of money if the same levels continues unabated. There has been a...
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August 31, 2013
Many of us fear an interruption in income flow when we need to carve time for something different such as raising a child, pursuing higher studies or starting a dream venture. If we have a cushion...
April 6, 2013
Indifference of banks, lure of high interest forcing many to approach fly-by-night companies
July 1, 2012
Bank of Baroda has started distribution of weaver credit cards to handloom weavers in the State. »
March 2, 2012
Bankers should evolve ways to achieve the objectives of the Financial Inclusion scheme of the government, said the Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) K.C. Chakrabarty at Kotagiri on Frid...
August 22, 2011
Non-banking finance company Religare Finvest plans to increase its loan portfolio to Rs 14,000 crore by the end of the current fiscal, betting big on the small and medium enterprises (SME) sector.
January 8, 2011
Syndicate Bank will open 150 branches for financial inclusion in January all over India, said Devananda Upadhyaya, GM, Syndicate Bank. He was speaking at a press meet in Mogaru village in Ma...
December 8, 2010
The Andhra Pradesh Government is all set to introduce the microfinance bill, which seeks to curb the exploitation of rural borrowers by lending companies, on December 10 during the winter se...
September 9, 2010
The British operation of US banking giant Goldman Sachs has been fined ₤17.5 million pounds ($26.9 million) by a financial watchdog in London, the authority said on Thursday. The Financial S...
June 11, 2010
Virudhunagar Collector (in-charge) B. Ganesan on Thursday inaugurated financial literacy and credit counselling centre ‘Sneha', sponsored by the Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) here.Address...
May 4, 2010
The mutual fund industry witnessed nearly 3 per cent growth in its assets under management over April, with the country’s second largest fund house HDFC MF adding over Rs. 5,900 crore to it.<...
July 27, 2013
Developers are hard-selling deferred payment schemes. What’s in it for you, asks Sonal Sachdev »
December 20, 2012
Banking operations in public sector banks in the country were partially hit on Thursday, as a section of employees went on a one-day strike, protesting against banking reforms. T...
April 2, 2012
On March 27 the government increased the interest rates on a range of small savings schemes .While the interest rate on post office savings bank accounts has been left untouched — it remains at 4...
February 19, 2012
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said the government is committed to provide adequate capital to public sector banks to meet global risk norms. “I have already stated that we...
Ramnagar (Satara district),
March 2, 2011
U.S. Treasury Underscretary visits Ramnagar to study micro financing »
December 19, 2010
Two days after pointing out that the microfinance institutions (MFIs) should change their business model, Chairman, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister, C Rangarajan suggested th...
October 24, 2010
Nationalised banks play a crucial role in helping rural students pursue higher education, said P. Chidambaram, Union Home Minister, here on Saturday.Speaking after declaring open Union Bank...
June 22, 2010
A global micro-finance body set up by the World Bank has elected India’s Vijay Mahajan as the chairman of its executive committee.
US-based Consultative Group to Assist the Poor...
May 30, 2010
The Kudumbasree Poverty Eradication Mission in its 13th year will focus on collective farming as a means of empowering women and guaranteeing their financial emancipation. It also plans to i...
April 29, 2010
The Opposition on Thursday sought changes in the present income tax procedures to make it people-friendly and said it would help check tax evasion.Participating in the resumed debate on the...
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