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Credit growth: Barking up the wrong tree?

It is unfair to expect risk capital from banks to prop up the economy. They deal with public money

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credit growth  | Indian banking sector | bank credit growth

Tamal Bandyopadhyay  |  New Delhi 



Tamal Bandyopadhyay

India’s banking regulator is upset with the extreme risk aversion of commercial banks, which are holding back the flow of credit to the productive sectors of Asia’s third-largest economy. This undermines the role of banks as the principal financial intermediary in the economy, the (RBI) says.

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First Published: Sun, August 30 2020. 21:43 IST

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