India may form holding company for its bank stakes
State-controlled lenders have historically been less capitalised than privately owned peers
Mon, Jan 05, 2015 - 5:50 AM
Mr Rajan wants the internationalisation of India's banking system while enhancing the capital base.
INDIA is considering a demand for a holding company for the government's stakes in 27 state-owned banks, a move that may make it easier to raise capital as they struggle with the lowest profitability in at least nine years.
"We will take a decision at a later stage," Finance...