Bank lending

(Left to right) Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, RBI governor Shaktikanta Das and former economic affairs secretary Subhash Chandra Garg. (Photo: Mohd Zakir/HT)
IDBI Bank lowers lending rates by 5 bps
Private sector banks seem to have cracked the code in lending to MSME segment. Graphic: Mint

The big cost of small business loans

2 min read . 22 Jun 2018
The new bankruptcy code that came into force last year was backed in the early months by strong support from the courts as well as the decision by the Reserve Bank of India to force banks to move against the biggest defaulters. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

Debts come due

1 min read . 27 Dec 2017