Hela May 28, 2019

Despite reporting a loss in the fourth quarter of 2018-19, analysts are getting bullish on Indian Bank. This is because the loss was due to increased provisioning. However, this increased provisioning has helped Indian Bank improve its provision coverage ratio to 65.7% from 60.9%, quarteron-quarter (q-o-q). It also helped the lender bring down its net nonperforming assets (NPAs) to […]

Hela May 27, 2019

Human life is subject to risks that come in the form of death and disability due to natural, accidental or other reasons. The right insurance plan provides you and your loved ones with the much-needed financial security. Yet, people are often ignorant towards insurance. According to a report published by IndiaSpends earlier this year, at […]

Hela May 26, 2019

There are various factors that decide how much interest rate you pay on your loans. Here we list out five points that determine the interest rate on your loan. Representational image New Delhi: People typically go for a personal loan when they fall short of money to fund their immediate expenses such as a family […]

Hela May 24, 2019

Kerala-based Muthoot Finance Ltd plans to expand personal loan operations taking the tally to 50 locations across the country by the end of the year, the gold financing company said on Tuesday.The non-banking finance company (NBFC) forayed into the personal loans segment in 2018 and plans to expand its business portfolio, with its latest target the salaried personal loan […]

Hela May 17, 2019

New Delhi, Telecom major Bharti AirtelNSE -0.49 % on Monday said that it has partnered with HDFC Life Insurance to bundle an insurance cover with its Rs 249 prepaid plan. The insurance cover would be of Rs 4 lakh, Airtel said in a statement. “Airtel has launched a prepaid bundle that will come with an in-built life insurance cover […]

Hela May 15, 2019

Consumer protection in microfinance is not just about fair treatment and safeguarding of clients’ individual rights, but also about proper governance of microfinance institutions. Microfinance was once applauded as the world’s most powerful tool for eliminating poverty. But it is now on a slippery slope, moving from good to bad. Microfinance is facing trouble because […]

Hela May 14, 2019

Women may make up half of the U.S. population, but they dominate consumer purchasing decisions. Brands looking to reach this coveted audience must move beyond traditional marketing methods and understand how cultural shifts affect this diverse group. Here are a few key facts to know before you launch a campaign targeted to women: Women drive […]

Hela May 13, 2019

Let’s discuss the fees and charges attached to personal loans to help you better evaluate how much do they actually cost. If you were unsure about the popularity of personal loans in the country, check out this statistic: the total number of unsecured instalment loans stands at 16 million accounts as of December 2018 with […]