Basel III norms

Finance Ministry for extending RBI deadline on Basel III norms

Finance Ministry for extending RBI deadline on Basel III norms

The finance ministry has made a case for pushing back the Reserve Bank's deadline for implementing Basel III banking norms in view of higher capital requirement to deal with bad loans which have reached unacceptable levels.

Jun 26, 2017, 18:35 PM IST
SBI to raise Rs 5,681 cr from preferential issue to govt

SBI to raise Rs 5,681 cr from preferential issue to govt

State Bank of India on Friday said it will raise Rs 5,681 crore by issuance of preferential shares to the central government, its majority shareholder.

Nov 25, 2016, 12:33 PM IST

PSBs losses may hamper ability to pay interest on bonds: Crisil

A sharp decline in profitability and mounting losses could wipe out the revenue reserves of some PSU banks and hamper their near-term ability to pay interest on the bonds issued to meet Basel III norms, Crisil Ratings said today.

Oct 12, 2016, 21:36 PM IST
Next round of capital infusion in PSBs post Q3 results

Next round of capital infusion in PSBs post Q3 results

Government has set parameters for public sector banks for receiving capital support and only those lenders which fulfil the criteria post third quarter results would be eligible for funds.

Sep 04, 2016, 12:58 PM IST
RBI revises liquidity measuring rules for Basel III

RBI revises liquidity measuring rules for Basel III

The Reserve Bank has revised certain rules on measuring liquidity for Basel III norms, providing exemption to branches of foreign banks from submitting statement with regard to foreign currency.

 

Mar 23, 2016, 20:00 PM IST
SBI to raise up to Rs 12,000 crore by tier-II bonds

SBI to raise up to Rs 12,000 crore by tier-II bonds

Country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday said it plans to raise up to Rs 12,000 crore by issuing tier-II bonds on private placement basis.

Dec 21, 2015, 20:42 PM IST
'Banks need to invest more on tech for Basel III compliance'

'Banks need to invest more on tech for Basel III compliance'

In order to meet Basel-III norms by March 2019, banks in India will need to begin collecting relevant data points and upgrade their processes, which could run into several thousands, across the organisation.

Nov 19, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Bank of Maharashtra to auction Rs 500-crore NPAs in Sept

State-owned Bank of Maharashtra is looking to sell stressed assets worth Rs 500 crore in an auction in September.

Aug 19, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

State-owned banks will need additional capital to meet adequacy norms: RBI

Reserve Bank Deputy Governor R Gandhi on Friday said state-owned banks are "adequately" capitalised at present but would need additional money to comply with global capital adequacy norms in the future.

Jun 26, 2015, 14:54 PM IST

Bank of Maharashtra raises Rs 1,000 crore from bonds

State-owned Bank of Maharashtra (BoM) Monday raised Rs 1,000 crore from bonds to funds business growth.

Jan 12, 2015, 19:38 PM IST

State-run banks to find capital raising challenging: Fitch

State-owned banks are likely to continue to raise funds through additional Tier-I capital to meet the Basel III norms even as the government plans to pare its holdings in such financial institutions, says a report.

Dec 12, 2014, 20:33 PM IST

Banks request clarity on tax treatment over bonds under Basel3

Clarity on taxation would help investors in putting money into such instrument without hesitation.

Oct 06, 2014, 20:17 PM IST

RBI revises Basel III norms, cuts capital maturity to 5 years

Banks can issue tier-2 debt capital instruments to retail investors, subject to board approval.

Sep 02, 2014, 16:12 PM IST

State-run banks surge after RBI extends Basel III deadline

Shares of state run bank on Friday surged in the range of three percent to nearly five percent after the Reserve Bank extended deadline for meeting Basel III norms to March 2019.

Mar 28, 2014, 13:02 PM IST

High-powered committee for banks to comply Basel III norms

A high powered committee under Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) has been set up to find ways for the banking sector to comply with Basel III capital norms.

Mar 07, 2014, 19:32 PM IST

Basel III norms prevented merging subsidiary: Chaudhuri

Former SBI Chairman Pratip Chaudhuri has said the nation's largest lender would have completed the process of merging a subsidiary but for the huge capital requirement due to the Basel III norms.

Oct 06, 2013, 15:01 PM IST

SBI says needs Rs 2.3 lakh crore to meet Basel III norms

The nation's largest lender State Bank of India needs Rs 2,30,000 crore in additional capital to meet the stringent Basel III requirements till 2018, a top official has said.

Jul 21, 2013, 14:37 PM IST

RBI puts off Basel norms for forex derivatives to Jan 2014

The Reserve Bank Wednesday postponed the implementation of Basel-III regulations for currency derivatives segment to next January pending resolution of norms regarding trade settlement, even as it said the new capital adequacy requirements will kick in from April 1.

Mar 28, 2013, 23:47 PM IST

RBI may allow partial SLR conversion to meet Basel-III norms

The Reserve Bank Monday hinted at allowing part of the statutory liquidity ratio (SLR) holdings of banks to be treated as liquid assets under the Basel-III guidelines, which will come into effect next fiscal.

Jan 07, 2013, 22:16 PM IST

No systemic risks, but banks need capital for Basel III: RBI

The Reserve Bank Thursday said the strength and profitability of the banking system remained robust despite rising bad assets, but underlined the need to raise capital to meet the Basel III norms.

Nov 08, 2012, 23:26 PM IST