Banks

  • Change India: Will linking Aadhaar, India Post revolutionise banking? 19-04-2014 03:57 PM

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network 18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In today's show, we discuss idea of setting up new payment bank, which is currently a joint venture between Aadhaar. The big idea for that could...
  • From Amit Shah to Azam Khan: Is vote bank politics creating a dangerous communal divide? 09-04-2014 10:27 PM

    A day before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, the polarisation of voters along communal lines continues. A defiant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that he stands by his comments on the religion of Indian Army soldiers arguing that there is nothing wrong in saying that...
  • Show Me The Money: A Raja's total assets valued at Rs 3.6 crore 06-04-2014 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: 2G scam-tainted former Telecom Minister A Raja has cash reserves of Rs 7.9 lakh. The AIADMK leader's bank deposits and investments are valued at Rs 97 lakh. He and his wife have jewellery worth Rs 69.6 lakh. Raja has shown present immovable assets worth Rs.32.85 lakh. And the...
  • Show Me The Money: Girija Vyas has Rs 1.2 cr as bank deposit, investments 05-04-2014 10:29 AM

    Senior Congress leader from Chittorgarh, Girija Vyas has cash reserves of Rs 40,000 and her bank deposits and investments are valued at Rs 1.2 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Gaurav Gogoi has cash reserves worth Rs 76,000 04-04-2014 01:30 PM

    Congress leader from Kaliabor, Gaurav Gogoi has cash reserves of Rs 76,000 and bank deposits and investments ranging up to Rs 30 lakh. ...
  • RBI set to announce annual monetary policy today, no changes likely 01-04-2014 09:04 AM

    The Reserve Bank will come out with annual monetary policy on Tuesday amid expectations that it will maintain status quo because retail inflation, especially in food items, is yet to show definite signs of moderation. ...
  • SBI: Bank for the unbanked 30-03-2014 05:02 PM

    The 200-year-old State Bank of India stands tall in the Indian banking industry. As on December 2014, the bank had deposit worth Rs 13 lakh crore and advance worth Rs 11 lakh crore. ...
  • Open Mike: Will vote bank politics further widen communal divide? 26-03-2014 11:16 PM

    After the communal riots in 2013, the importance of the Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarnagar is very high. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Muzaffarnagar to find out the views of its residents on vote bank politics. ...
  • Leader Talk: 'Over 55 per cent banking assets led by women' 22-03-2014 06:33 PM

    Arundhati Bhattacharya, chairperson of State Bank of India asserted that over 55 per cent banking assets were led by women. However, she went on to say that it will take some time for more and more women entering the corporate world. Speaking to Rajdeep Sardesai, editor-in-Chief, IBN18 Network, Arundhati justified...
  • Unsung Heroes: Journey of Indian Overseas Bank 21-03-2014 09:26 PM

    Indian Overseas Bank has completed 75 years, during this period is has gone beyond banking creating many unsung heroes. ...
  • Hike in LPG cap a misdirected subsidy: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan 30-01-2014 09:49 PM

    Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has questioned the decision to raise the cap of subsidised LPG cylinders from 9 to 12 per annum, calling it a 'misdirected subsidy'. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Rajan said, "What one should be careful about is expanding the misdirected subsidies...
  • RBI to withdraw pre-2005 currency notes to unearth black money 23-01-2014 11:02 AM

    The RBI has announced that currency notes issued before 2005 will no longer be accepted. The notes can be exchanged at banks till July. The old notes are being withdrawn because they do not display the year they were printed. The move is being seen as an effort to crack...
  • Delhi elections: What makes AAP click with the common crowd 01-12-2013 10:43 PM

    In the past few months, the Aam Aadmi party has become a force to reckon with in the upcoming Delhi assembly elections. Polls surveys have predicted the party will fare well in the elections. ...
  • ATM attack: Government passes buck to the bank, attacker still absconding 20-11-2013 11:22 PM

    It's been more than two days after the chilling cctv footage from inside an ATM booth in Bangalore showed a man attacking a woman shook the nation, the attacker is still absconding. ...
  • Bangalore ATM attack: Is safety at ATMs a neglected issue? 20-11-2013 10:16 PM

    Even as a woman who was attacked by a machete wielding man inside an ATM in Bangalore on Tuesday continues to battle for her life, the Indian Banks' Association has said that rules are in place and the onus of providing security is on banks. ...
  • CJ Archana demands skin banks for acid attack survivors 27-10-2013 03:36 PM

    Archana, an acid attack survivor goes through a painful process of skin grafting to regain some of the lost look on her face and body. The process could be simpler by the implementation of government promised skin banks. In this report, CJ Archana appeals for a better treatment through the...
  • Best Bankers' Awards: Celebrating excellence in banking sector 06-10-2013 05:01 PM

    Top bankers come together for Best Bankers' Awards to celebrate excellence in banking sector. ...
  • Rajan's statement shown RBI is concerned about inflation: Montek 20-09-2013 03:53 PM

    Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has done somethings that will ease liquidity and at the same time send a signal that the RBI is concerned about bringing inflation down. ...
  • The Last Word: Has the US federal reserve move brought an end to India's economic worries? 19-09-2013 10:15 PM

    The rupee surged 2.6 per cent on Thursday, hitting its highest in nearly five weeks, as the US Federal Reserve's decision not to dial back its easy money policy is expected to provide a reprieve to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its policy making. ...
  • Government has no control over its administration, say investors 28-08-2013 07:28 PM

    The depreciation in the value of rupee has left the investors on the Dalal Street worried. As rupee hit its life low and closed at 68.80 on Wednesday, investors believe that the way in which the fiscal deficit is stressed and increased and the way the policy decisions are being...
  • No sync between RBI, govt on tackling economy, says BJP 22-08-2013 11:40 AM

    Bhartiya Janata Party leader Yashwant Sinha said on Wednesday that there is completely lack of understanding between the Reserve Bank of India and the government of India on tackling economy. ...
  • RBI intervenes to curb rupee's volatility 21-08-2013 10:08 AM

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday announced a slew of measures, including Rs 8,000 crore bond buyback, to ease liquidity and ensure adequate credit flow to the productive sectors of the economy. ...
  • The Last Word: What should the government do to tackle the rupee crisis? 20-08-2013 09:35 PM

    The carnage on the Dalal Street continued on Tuesday with the Rupee opening at its all time low of 64.11. It however recovered by the end of the day's trade and closed at 63.25 to the dollar. This is an all time closing low for the rupee. ...
  • State of The Nation: Are we losing or winning the war against poverty? 12-08-2013 11:58 PM

    This Thursday is the 15th of August and in this 67th Independence Day week CNN-IBN is bringing you State Of the Nation focusing on whether there is anything to celebrate about Independence Day this year. ...
  • RBI to announce quarter monetary policy; unlikely to cut repo rate 30-07-2013 08:30 AM

    The RBI on Tuesday will reveal its quarter monetary policy review. It's the first time since 1997, that the rupee will be at the centre of a quarterly monetary policy. ...
  • RBI measures only a 'short term' step: Montek Singh Ahluwalia 16-07-2013 01:40 PM

    In a move to stem the continuing fall of rupee, the RBI on Monday night came out with a slew of measures including hiking the lending rates for banks and sucking up of Rs 12,000 crore, to make the currency dearer. Planning Commission Deputy Chairperson Montek Singh Ahluwalia said that...
  • Is the violation of banking norms far more widespread than believed? 18-06-2013 11:32 PM

    After the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) fined ICICI, HDFC and Axis banks for flouting customer norms, highlighted by a Cobrapost expose, the latest sting operation by the online magazine exposes how some employees in two foreign banks in India have also been involved in accepting black money and agreeing...
  • Is the entire banking and finance system prone to money laundering? 06-05-2013 11:31 PM

    As many as 23 public and private sector banks and insurance companies were on Monday accused of "running a nation-wide money laundering racket" by online portal Cobrapost, prompting the Finance Ministry and regulator IRDA to initiate independent investigations into the matter. ...
  • Money laundering: No KYC norms violation at SBI, says bank chairman 06-05-2013 09:48 PM

    CNBC TV18's Akanksha Sethi spoke to State Bank of India's chairman Pratip Chaudhary over the latest expose by Cobrapost revealing money laundering operations at SBI and other public sector unit banks. ...