Interest Equalisation Scheme for Export Credit

The interest Equalisation Scheme (IES) for pre and post shipment rupee export credit is being implemented by Directorate (DGFT) through commercial banks.The scheme came into effect from 01.04.2015 and is for a period of 5 years.(The scheme was earlier called as ‘interest subvention scheme’  which was  existing for the period from August 2010 to 31.03.2015).…

Definition of NPA and Asset Classifications

(This article  explains the definition of non-performing assets (NPAs), classification of assets, Income recognition and provisioning requirement under prudential norms) Internationally income from Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) is not recognized on accrual basis but is booked as income only when it is actually received. In line with the international practices and in terms of recommendations made…

Monetary limit for filing cases in DRT rose up to Rs.20 lakh

The notification  dated  September 6, 2018 of finance ministry, Government of India increased the monetary limit up to Rs.20 lakh for filing loan recovery application in the Debt Recovery Tribunals (DRT) by banks and financial institutions. It is reported that there are 38,376 cases pending in 39 debt recovery tribunals (DRTs) in the country, as…