Total Net Loss Of Public Sector Banks Topped Rs 87,000 Crore In FY18
Sunday, June 10, 2018, 6:43 PM
Public sector banks collectively suffered a net loss of Rs 87,357 crore in 2017-18, with PNB posting the highest loss of nearly Rs 12,283 crore. Of the 21 state-owned banks, only Indian Bank and Vijaya Bank reported profits during the financial year. All the 21 banks had together reported a net profit of Rs 473.72 crore in 2016-17.
Syndicate, OBC, Bank of India raise rate by up to 0.15%
Saturday, June 9, 2018, 9:25 AM
Joining peers, three state-owned lenders today announced raising interest rate in the range of 0.05-0.15 percent, to be effective next week. Bank of India has hiked the marginal cost based lending rate (MCLR) by 0.10 percent each for various tenors; the Oriental Bank of Commerce by 0.10-0.15 percent and Syndicate Bank effected a change of 0.05 percent for one-year tenor loan.