Through increased penetration and close follow up efforts the company has been able to increase overall collections and bring down NPA levels resulting in growth of profits, M&M Financial Services said in a statement.
The company has reported an 11% rise in standalone net profit at Rs 370 crore for quarter ended 31 March. It had posted a net profit of Rs 333 crore in the corresponding quarter of 2014-15.
Net interest income (operational revenues minus finance cost) increased by 13% to Rs 1,001 crore against Rs 883 crore in the same period from a year ago, it said in a BSE filing.
At 09:32 am, the stock up 4.6% to Rs 288 on the NSE as compared to 0.05% decline in the Nifty 50 index. A combined 1.99 million shares changed hands on the counter on the NSE and BSE so far.