State Bank of India

WhatsApp payment may soon become a reality with partners like SBI, ICICI bank

The payment feature on WhatsApp is likely to become a reality soon in partnership with banks like State Bank of India, ICICI bank among …

Banking

Indian shares hit record highs as banks rally

© Reuters. Indian shares hit record highs as banks rally<p>* NSE index up 0.80 pct, BSE index 1.13 pct higher<p>* Nifty bank index .NSEBANK hits record high<p>…

Markets

EPFO-data based study shows jobless growth is a myth; its time India overhauled its payroll reporting method - Firstpost

If one goes by a study done jointly by Pulak Ghosh of IIM Bangalore and Soumya Kanti Ghosh of State Bank of India on the number of new jobs created …

India

CRISIL ratings for Indian debt instruments-Jan 18

© Reuters. CRISIL ratings for Indian debt instruments-Jan 18<p>Jan 18 (Reuters) - Below are the ratings awarded by Credit Rating Information Service of …

India

India shares higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.82%

© Reuters. India shares higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.82%<p>Investing.com – India equities were higher at the close on Wednesday, as gains in …

Markets

Banks Surge on Report India Is Mulling More Foreign Investment

Indian bank shares surged the most since November on a report the government is considering allowing foreign investors to own larger stakes in the …

India

BRIEF-State Bank Of India Approves Issuance Of Long Term Bonds

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Finance

Sensex surges 300 pts, closes above 35k-mark for first time

Benchmark Sensex soared over 310 points today to close above the 35,000-mark for the first time ever, while the broader Nifty too ended at a fresh …

Markets

APGVB to set up 76 Aadhaar enrolment centres

Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank (APGVB) will be setting up 76 Aadhaar enrolment centres in the two Telugu states. Out of these, 50 will be in …

Andhra Pradesh

JM Financial appoints banks for $100 million QIP

JM Financial appoints Credit Suisse and IDFC Bank for its qualified institutional placement (QIP) offering

Credit Suisse

India Bonds Slide After RBI Says Banks Need to Manage Rate Risk

India’s sovereign debt was sold after a central bank official said it can’t repeatedly manage the interest rate risks of lenders, as banks suffer …

Economy

State Bank of India to raise Rs 5,000 cr through long-terms bonds for affordable housing - Firstpost

<b>New Delhi</b>: The country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) said it proposes to raise Rs 5,000 crore through long-term bonds to fund affordable …

India

Cast Software eyes $ 9 m revenue from India this year

Software intelligence provider Cast Software today said it has set a revenue target of $ 8-9 million from Indian market this calender year. Cast …

Fannie Mae

Indian Think Tank looks to Launch Blockchain-based Pilot Projects

<b>An Indian news publication, Economic Times, reported on January 4, 2018, that the government’s policymaking subsidiary is actively looking into the</b> …

Bitcoin

India's Reliance Jio Plans To Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency | Investopedia

There is some interesting news related to cryptocurrencies coming in from India. Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited is planning its own cryptocurrency, …

Bitcoin

Understanding Bitcoin — Imagine the world on Blockchain: Paperless, deathless, impregnable

The Blockchain on which it rests, a distributed digital ledger, could become the backbone of the global financial system, and radically alter the …

Bitcoin

SBI prescribes grooming tips, dress code for 2.7 lakh employees

The bank has a staff strength of 2.69 lakh and over 24,000 branches.<p>State Bank of India, India’s leading commercial bank, has asked its employees to …

T-shirts

Presidency and NPS teams bag top honours

The regional finals of the multi-city event The Hindu Young World Quiz was held at Chowdiah Memorial Hall on Wednesday. This year’s event, presented …

India

‘I have come home’

<i>Elf could have been his middle name and he just might be one, going by his goodness in the dance field: Smiling, helpful, impish, high energy, never</i> …

India

SDMC seals upper floors of 135 shops in Meher Chand Market

Meher Chand Market is home to many plush eateries and boutique shops, and gets a good footfall.<p>In a massive crackdown against unauthorised …

India

Coal India soars 7% on price revision; Stock markets start on positive note | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Key Indian equity indices, Buoyed by positive global cues, opened at fresh high levels on Tuesday with healthy buying in metals, auto and healthcare …

Markets

Little Rock team wins The Hindu Young World Quiz

In a closely fought contest, a two-member team of Class 8 students from Little Rock Indian School, Brahmavar, emerged winners of the 18th edition of …

India

Hedge Funds' Indian Revenge, by Way of Singapore

Six months ago, India's regulator had the brilliant idea of destroying a market it believed existed only for "naked speculation." Now's the time for …

India

Indian markets scale record high on gains in pharma, IT and banking stocks

A surge in all other major Asian bourses also helped Indian indices rise.<p>The Indian benchmark indices closed at an all-time high on Monday on strong …

Business (India)

Market Live: Benchmark indices open at record highs; Nifty above 10,600, Sensex up 160 pts

<b>9:21 am Asia Update:</b> Asian markets were higher, following the positive lead from Wall Street in last session. Japan's Nikkei gained 0.9 percent, …

Business (India)

Electoral Bonds prize anonymity, you won’t know who’s bought them

In the Budget speech, Jaitley had pledged the introduction of a new mechanism for funding elections in India intriguingly called “electoral bonds.” …

India

Base effect lifts credit growth

Credit growth, after a long gap, grew in double digits to 10.65% to ₹80,96,727 crore in the fortnight ended December 22, 2017 due to the base effect, …

Banking (India)

Govt open to suggestions to further cleanse political funding, says Jaitley

The government was open to suggestions to further clean political funding in the country, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday, describing …

India News

1,463 bad loan accounts owe 21 PSU banks Rs100 crore or more

Gross NPAs of state-owned banks stood at Rs7.34 triillion by the end of second quarter this fiscal.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> As many as 1,463 entities account for …

Owe

SBI hints at minimum balance reduction

State Bank of India (SBI) — the country’s largest lender — has hinted at lowering the minimum balance that customers are required to maintain in …

Business (India)