Basis Points

  • SBI hikes lending rates, loans to get dearer 10-05-2011 08:23 PM

    Mumbai: Country's largest lender SBI on Tuesday announced a hike in lending rates by 75 basis points (bps), making housing, auto and other loans dearer for both new and existing borrowers. State-owned SBI has increased the base rate, or the minimum lending rate, by 75 bps (0.75 per cent) to...
  • No hike in home loan rates, banks not worried 29-04-2008 10:13 PM

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram feels the appointment of Virat Kohli as India's vice-captain for the Asia Cup will hurt senior players such as Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir. Kohli was on Wednesday named MS Dhoni's deputy for the upcoming Asia Cup to be held in Bangladesh and...