India Ratings maintains stable rating outlook for NBFCs in FY23

India Ratings and Research on Friday maintained a neutral sector outlook and a stable rating outlook for non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) in FY23. It believes that FY23, in absence of any negative event, would see normalization of business activities, after facing challenges in the past few years following the default by Infrastructure Leasing and Financial … Read more

RBI brings NBFCs on par with banks in new PCA framework

To further strengthen the supervision on non-banking entities (NBFCs), the Reserve Bank on Tuesday issued revised guidelines on a Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework for such companies, excluding government-owned ones, effective from October 1, 2022, on the lines of what it had introduced for banks in 2002. The RBI came up with stricter supervisory norms … Read more

Shriram hires Chief Digital Officer from Bajaj Finserv

Shriram Capital has hired Ajay Thomas John as Group Chief Digital Officer to lead the digital transformation at the company. He has been hired from Bajaj Finserv where his last designation was Head – Digital Strategy, Transformation and Fintech. Key points to note – Shriram Capital (SC) is the holding company of Shriram Group comprising … Read more

Shriram City Union Finance looking interesting

Shriram City Union Finance (SCUF) stock has been a significant under performer since the beginning of 2015. Stock is currently trading at about Rs 2,300 compared with Rs 2,042 in January 2015 and the all time high of Rs 2,396 in October 2016. This is an NBFC that is significantly exposed towards the auto sector … Read more

RBI supersedes Srei’s Board. Appoints administrator.

RBI on October 4, 2021 superseded the struggling NBFC, Srei’s board, appointed an administrator (ex CGM of Bank of Baroda) and intends to shortly put it under the insolvency process (ICBC). Action has covered both Srei Infrastructure Finance and it’s wholly owned subsidiary Srei Equipment finance Ltd. Key points to note – The action came … Read more

Bank credit grows by 5.93%, deposits by 11.06%

Bank credit grew 5.93 per cent to Rs 107.05 lakh crore, while deposits rose 11.06 per cent to Rs 147.98 lakh crore in the fortnight ended January 29, RBI data showed. In the fortnight ended January 31, 2020, bank credit stood at Rs 101.05 lakh crore and deposits at Rs 133.24 lakh crore. In the … Read more