Monday, 5 December, 2022

Topic: Indiabulls

Debt-laden Vodafone, Indiabulls & Glenmark likely to be taken out of MSCI index

The global index provider could remove sinking companies, brokers say, but is likely to add ICICI Prudential Life Insurance and Siemens this week.

HDFC Bank’s value surges the most in the world despite India’s lending crisis

HDFC Bank’s market value surged by $21 billion over past year. Among 25 biggest lenders globally, no other stock commands a higher price relative to earnings.

Indiabulls, Lakshmi Vilas Bank merger rejection fans new contagion risks

Indian taxpayers have already shouldered burden of a Rs 14 lakh crore bad loan problem at conventional banks. They can’t foot the bill again.

RBI rejects proposed merger of Indiabulls and Lakshmi Vilas Bank

Lakshmi Vilas Bank was recently placed under Prompt Corrective Action due to high level of bad loans & negative return on assets for two consecutive years.

Yes Bank bonds slump to record low as shadow banking crisis continues

Yes Bank is at the epicenter of rising stress in India’s credit markets, where last year's shock defaults by a major infrastructure lender led to strains at other shadow banks.

Delhi High Court seeks response to Indiabulls’ perjury plea against lawyer Prashant Bhushan

Shadow lender Indiabulls claimed advocate Prashant Bhushan made allegations of financial irregularities against the company without verifying facts.

Indiabulls, hurting from share slide, seeks to bring forward court date on fraud charges

Indiabulls’ shares plunged after the Delhi High Court admitted a plea against the shadow lender and RBI placed restrictions on its acquisition target, Lakshmi Vilas Bank.

PMC Bank crisis exposes failure of Indian regulators

Only 54 big lenders are monitored by RBI & investors are now trying to figure out whether they pose new threat to banking system hobbled by bad loans.

Indiabulls’ shares drop record 38% after RBI places restrictions on Lakshmi Vilas Bank

Indiabulls is also in legal hot water after the Delhi High Court agreed to hear a petition to investigate the company over allegations that it gave out “dubious loans”.

Indiabulls and Lakshmi Vilas bank, in talks to merge, face investigation over alleged fraud

The merger is crucial for shadow lender Indiabulls, which is seeking to diversify its asset base, while Lakshmi Vilas bank needs to raise capital to meet regulatory norms.

On Camera


Megha Thakur was no run-of-the-mill pretty face, but an influencer who touched many lives

21-yr-old Indian-Canadian Instagram star and TikTok celebrity Megha Thakur, who died this week, subverted the expectations of a content creator by opening up her mind and heart.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.


The National War Memorial at India Gate, New Delhi | Photo: Suchet Vir Singh | ThePrint

A walk around National War Memorial to read 8 stories of heroism on 51st anniversary of 1971 war

ThePrint walks around the National War Memorial at India Gate in New Delhi & looks back at the stories of those who sacrificed their lives in the war and were awarded top gallantry medals.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.