According to Chanda Kochhar, MD and CEO, ICICI Bank, the RBI has again reiterated its focus on resolution of stressed assets which will help to strengthen the banking system and ensure that investments made are optimally utilised.
State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday introduced SBI FlexiPay Home Loan, whose repayment terms — lower EMIs in initial years, followed by higher EMIs — which the public sector lender refused to term as a ‘teaser loan’ which was introduced by the bank in February 2009. SBI said that it is not offering any […]
A cut in the lending rates by country’s largest lender, State Bank of India, has set the ball rolling for others. This bid to provide cheaper loans would lead to a competition, where it is the customer who would emerge as the real winner.
The scheme would, however, be available only for low-cost housing and subscribers whose monthly salary is less than Rs 15,000. These workers constitute about 70 per cent of the EPFO’s five crore subscribers.