Wednesday, 30 November, 2022

Topic: HDFC

HDFC plans acquisitions in lending, insurance with new capital of Rs 14,000 crore

HDFC wants to have adequate capital in place to expand lending business once economic growth picks up from downturn sparked by the coronavirus pandemic.

Lockdown will test the resilience of even HDFC Bank, Kotak Mahindra and ICICI Bank

HDFC Bank, Kotak Mahindra & ICICI Bank – India’s strongest private banks – have been unable to escape the effects of the lockdown.

Trump visit: Arun Singh & Kanwal Sibal see good times ahead & who will succeed Puri at HDFC

Today’s political, economic & strategic punditry from Sanjaya Baru, Tamal Bandopadhyay, Ajay Shah, Sandipan Deb & many others.

Sensex crashes by 306 points as HDFC twins & FMCG stocks plummet

Stock markets extended their losses for a third straight day amid weak global trends, sinking the Sensex to an over two-month low.

HDFC Securities turns bullish as midcap stocks slump

HDFC Securities joins growing chorus to invest in smaller stocks after their share prices declined, citing prospect of a rebound.

Banks earn Rs 5,000 crore from customers breaching minimum balance in 2018

According to banking data, SBI earned the most at Rs 2,433 crore followed by HDFC which made Rs 590 crore. 

HDFC Bank may have to rely on Indian market for its $2.3 billion share sale

HDFC Bank is weighing seeking all the capital through a qualified institutional placement in India.

Private banks have benefited from the clampdown on unaccounted cash

HDFC Bank, the most preferred wealth manager in India among high net worth clients surveyed by Euromoney, plans to add as many as 150 relationship managers by the end of 2020 to the current 250.

RBI delays bonuses of top private bankers amid reports of frauds

India’s private banks have had a tough time over the past year, plagued by revelations of hidden bad loans and alleged lapses in corporate governance.

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In Gujarat, voters want BJP’s alternative but not of Modi

After ruling Gujarat for 27 years, BJP knows how to shield election outcomes from ground realities such as people’s hardships, leaderless govt and corrupt bureaucracy.
File photo of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Indian counterpart Subrahmanyam Jaishankar | Maxim Shipenkov/Pool via Reuters

Modi govt asked by sanction-hit Russia for parts for key sectors, says report

Moscow has sent India a list of over 500 products including parts for cars, aircraft and trains for delivery as sanctions squeeze Russia's ability to keep vital industries running.


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Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.