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PSU banks gain; SBI, Canara Bank, Bank of Baroda and PNB rise 3%

Central Bank of India, United Bank of India, Syndicate Bank, Andhra Bank and Bank of India were up in the range of 5-12 per cent.

SBI plans to mop up Rs 5,000-crore debt capital via tier-II bonds

SI Reporter Mumbai
Shares of public sector undertaking (PSU) banks were in focus, rising up to 12 per cent in the intra-day deals on Wednesday. The counters extended their past three days' upmove on the National Stock Exchange (NSE), after the State Bank of India (SBI) reported a good set of numbers for September quarter (Q2FY20).

SBI was trading 3 per cent higher at Rs 290, up 9 per cent in four days on the NSE. The September quarter was mostly full of positives for SBI as the quarter saw improvement in the bank’s asset quality as slippages halved and net interest

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First Published: Oct 30 2019 | 1:07 PM IST

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