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Banks shine brightest in otherwise pale FY23 for India Inc, shows data

The share of their net profit in India's GVA hit a record high of 1%


Krishna Kant Mumbai

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The banking sector emerged as an outlier when the rest of India Inc witnessed a slowdown in earnings in FY23. The combined net profit of listed public and private sector banks was up 39.4 per cent year-on-year (YoY) last financial year and their share in India’s gross value added (GVA) or gross domestic product (GDP) at factor cost rose to a record high of nearly 1 per cent up, from 0.8 per cent a year ago.

Listed banks’ combined net profit grew to Rs 2.36 trillion in FY23, from Rs 1.69 trillion a year ago. In comparison, India GVA at

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First Published: May 23 2023 | 10:47 PM IST

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