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Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency (PARA)

The Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency (PARA) colloquially called “Bad Bank” is a proposed agency to assume the Non-Performing Assets (NPA) of public sector banks in India and to deal with the recovery of the bad loans. This agency has been proposed in Economic Survey 2016-17. The NPA Problem At end-September 2016, the NPAs of ..

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Gross Non-Performing Assets of PSU banks touch over 6 lakh crores

The government has said that the Gross Non-Performing Assets (NPA) of public sector banks as of September 2016 has touched nearly six lakh thirty thousand crore rupees. The total number of NPA accounts in the country is around 66 lakh 40 thousand. To tackle the menace of NPAs, the government has taken sector specific measures ..

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Asset Quality in Banks and various factors affecting it

In banking terminology, assets of a bank include all the different types of loans that it gives to borrowers and other investments made by the bank in relatively risk-free instruments such as government bonds, corporate bonds, etc. The term asset quality implies the quality of loans that a bank has given out. A bank is ..

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What is NPA ? What are the Loan classification norms ? What is Provisioning Coverage Ratio (PCR) ?

NPA = Non-Performing Asset Loans and advances given by the banks to its customers is are an Asset to the bank. Just for the sake of simplicity, we can understand that a loan (an asset for the bank) turns as NPA when the EMI, principal or interest component for the loan is not paid within ..

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PSBs see a record rise in Gross NPAs.

The Gross NPAs (Non Performing Assets) to advances ratio for PSBs (Public Sector Banks) rose to a record high at the end of September 2012. As of September 2012 the ratio of gross NPA to advances was the highest for SBI at 5.15 i.e. SBI had Rs 5.15 in stressed assets for every Rs 100 ..

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