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Capital market articles published by Hemindra Hazari

By Hemindra Hazari Even in a season of corporate misgovernance, scams and lack of any CEO-level and board-level accountability, a new leviathan of misgovernance threatens to dwarf the rest. Emerging from the murky depths – where it seems...
The bank’s promoter-cum-CEO and its board of directors have not understood the letter and spirit of an important banking rule, but have instead sought to take it as a starting point for negotiation. Uday Kotak. Credit: Reuters
If Chanda Kochhar had disclosed her husband's dealings and recused herself from the credit committee that sanctioned the Videocon loan, her personal integrity would not be under question right now. Credit: Reuters Hemindra...
Where it has powers, the RBI has refused to use them, even when serious lapses in management are detected. Former RBI governor Urjit Patel. Credit: Reuters Hemindra Hazari BANKING 20/MAR/2018
With the help of a whistleblower, the Rajasthan police is prosecuting cases of insurance schemes mis-sold by ICICI as fixed deposits to unsuspecting customers. But the country's insurance and banking regulators don't seem bothered. Victims narrate their stories about how...
February 23, 2018 by rupeindia — Hemindra Hazari writes: The Punjab National Bank (PNB) Nirav Modi scam has led to a clamour from certain quarters for the privatization of India’s Government banks. It was only to be expected that Assocham , the corporate sector...
SBI's massive restructuring of standard loans are finally coming home to roost with a vengeance. Hemindra HazariBANKING13/FEB/2018 SBI’s headquarters in Mumbai. Credit: Reuters
There is a paucity of demand of India – which requires an expansionary fiscal policy to revive employment, growth and investment. Money. Credit: PTI Hemindra HazariBANKINGBUSINESSECONOMY01/FEB/2018 There was...
A strange picture of India’s financial system is being drawn, where privatisation is being pushed even as critical analysis and reporting on private sector entities is slowly being discouraged. Hemindra HazariBANKING29/DEC/2017
Although Roopa Kudva quit the bank transparency body in July 2017, there has been no public intimation of this development. Hemindra HazariBANKINGECONOMY02/OCT/2017 (Left to right) Omidiyar Network india’s Roopa Kudva, Finance...