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2014-15
No. Name Address
July, 2015 - September, 2015
1. Kolkata 24x7 - July 10, 2015 বাঙালির ‘বন্ধনে’র প্রদীপ প্রকাশ্যে
2. moneycontrol - July 10, 2015 Bandhan Bank to launch IPO in 2018
3. http://news.chennaionline.com - July 10, 2015 Ashok Kumar Lahiri to be Bandhan Bank chairman
4. http://www.adgully.com - July 10, 2015 Bandhan Bank names Board of Directors; Unveils new logo
April, 2015 - June, 2015
1. Aajkaal () - May 14, 2015
2. Live Mint - June 18, 2015 Bandhan’s new bank to start operations from 23 August
3. The Financial Express - June 17, 2015 Bandhan gets RBI nod to set up bank; to begin ops from Aug 23
4. Hinustan Times - June 18, 2015 Bandhan Bank to begin operations in August
5. Reuters - June 17, 2015 Bandhan, India's newest bank, to launch operations in August
January, 2015 - March, 2015
1. BusinessLine - January 19, 2015 IFC, Singapore’s GIC to invest Rs. 1,600 cr in Bandhan
2. Limca Book of Records, 2015 Bandhan has been recognized as the largest microfinancier by Limca Book of Records 2015
3. Business Standard- February 4, 2015 We do not, for a change, plan to target the corporate sector for lending: Chandra Shekhar Ghosh
October, 2014 - December, 2014
1. Finextra - October 10, 2014 FIS wins strategic technology partner status with Indian microfinance firm Bandhan
2. BusinessLine - October 10, 2014 Bandhan Bank appoints FIS Intl to develop core banking tool
3. BusinessLine - October 10, 2014 Bandhan, India’s Largest Microfinance Institution, Accelerates Financial Inclusion with FIS
4. indiaeducationdiary.in - November 4, 2014 XLRI Organised 3rd International Workshop on Inclusive Finance
5. The Economic Times - November 5, 2014 Micro-finance institution Bandhan to start banking operations by September next year
6. Business Standard - December 12, 2014 Bandhan now closes in on Grameen Bank
July, 2014 - September, 2014
1. Business Standard - July 2, 2014 Bandhan starts recruitment drive
2. Outlook - July 7, 2014 As A Bank, We Can Give More Than Just Credit
3. The Financial Express - July 6, 2014 IFC to infuse Rs 160 cr into Bandhan
4. The Financial Express - July 13, 2014 World Bank ready to assist Bandhan further
5. DNA - August 5, 2014 Bandhan Bank to set up fresh branch networks, to hire rural folks
6. Business Line - August 31, 2014 Infy, TCS in race for Bandhan Bank deal
7. http://dnasyndication.com - September 17, 2014 We will prove that serving the poor is sustainable and cost effective for a bank
8. http://dnaindia.com - September 20, 2014 Bandhan to be ready with 600 branches before banking debut
9. http://smartonline.in - September 20, 2014 Bandhan bares bank contour
10. http://www.nbmcw.com - September 20, 2014 Bandhan gets Rs. 160cr IFC funding infusion
11. http://http://kolkata24x7.com - September 20, 2014 বন্ধনের ব্যাংকে দু’রকম শাখা
12. Business Standard - September 24, 2014 Bandhan recruits ten people from banking sector for its top management
April, 2014 - June, 2014
1. The Hindu, BusinessLine - April 2, 2014 IDFC, Bandhan get RBI approval to start banks
2. live Mint - April 2, 2014 RBI gives in-principle approval to bank licences for IDFC, Bandhan
3. Anandabazar Patrika - April 3, 2014
4. Ei Somoy - April 3, 2014
5. Ei Somoy - April 3, 2014
6. http://indiatoday.intoday.in - April 3, 2014 New Banking Licence: Bandhan to focus on staff training
7. Anandabazar Patrika - April 4, 2014
8. Deccan Chronicle - April 4, 2014 Safe choice by RBI
9. The Economic Times - April 4, 2014 Bandhan founder Chandra Shekhar Ghosh: From sweet shop to bank owner
10. www.4-traders.com - April 4, 2014 IDFC : Bank on jobs as Bandhan, IDFC set up shop after RBI nod
11. Samakal - April 4, 2014
12. The Financial Express - April 4, 2014 Unbanked population to be Bandhan’s priority
13. The Times of India - April 5, 2014 Every hurdle made Bandhan stronger
14. Financial Chronicle - April 5, 2014 The MFI Messiah
15. MSN News - April 5, 2014 Priority lending will be focus: Bandhan
16. The Financial Express - April 6, 2014 Not eyeing tie-up, have capital to start Bandhan Bank: Shekhar Ghosh
17. www.dnaindia.com - April 6, 2014 This son of a sweet shop owner has a bank to build now
18. Anandabazar Patrika - April 6, 2014
19. Anandabazar Patrika - April 8, 2014
20. www.rediff.com - April 10, 2014 Starting with Rs 2 lakh, he built a Rs 5,000-cr business!
21. Business Standard - April 10, 2014 Bandhan may hire consultancy firm to prepare bank's blueprint
22. Business Today - April 11, 2014 Our customers in rural areas are our brand ambassadors: Bandhan CEO
23. Business Standard - April 12, 2014 Bandhan signals competition for rural microfinance
24. http://economydecoded.com - April 13, 2014 Microfinance to a Nationalized bank a big leap for 'BANDHAN' & a ray of hope for the rural population.
25. The Financial Express - April 14, 2014 Bandhan Financial eyes deposits from existing client base in bank avatar
26. BANKER'S ADDA - April, 2014 Bandhan: A microfinance group that beat corporates to a bank license
27. live mint - April 23, 2014 Bandhan Financial Services leads push to get poor to banks
28. business today - May 2, 2014 Bandhan to start banking operations with 600 branches
29. political mirror - May 2, 2014 Bandhan to start banking operations 600 branches in India
30. Business Standard - May 2, 2014 Bandhan to open 700 bank branches in first phase
31. Indian Radios - May 5, 2014 Bandhan Financial Services cuts lending rate by 50 basement points to 22.4%
32. Business Line - May 4, 2014 Bandhan Bank may open doors in 18 months
33. The Hindu - May 4, 2014 Bandhan will show that the poor are also bankable
34. NDTV - May 7, 2014 He Trumped Anil Ambani in India's Race to Change Banking
35. INCLUSION - January-March, 2014 Microfinance Agenda for Tomorrow : Chandra Shekhar Ghosh
36. live Mint - May 14, 2014 Bandhan picks Deloitte to help in banking entry
37. JAS - May 14, 2014 Bandhan : From a NGO to a bank - A success story in rural Bengal
38. dna India - May 14, 2014 Bandhan gets Deloitte to draw banking roadmap
39. www.dnaindia.com - June 2, 2014 Think out of box to reach the unbanked
40. Business today - June 9, 2014 Banking foray helps Bandhan Financial win support from UTI
41. live Mint - June 10, 2014 Full financial inclusion a pipe dream
2013-14
No. Name Address
January, 2014 - March, 2014
1. livemint.com - February 25, 2014 Bandhan building up capital base ahead of banking licence issue
2. dainikbhaskar.com - March 7, 2014
October, 2013 - December, 2013
1. Business Standard - October 18, 2013 Microfin industry close to being 100% insured sector
2. Business Standard - October 21, 2013 Crisil awards high grading for 4 MFIs
3. moneycontrol.com - November 15, 2013 FM hopes RBI will opt for those who set specialised banksup
4. livemint.com - December 4, 2013 Financial inclusion: viable model critical
July, 2013 - September, 2013
1. The Financial Express - July 1, 2013 On D-Day, microfinance firms, NBFCs jostle for bank licences
2. Business Standard - July 2, 2013 MFI Bandhan applies for banking licence
3. VCCIRCLE - July 2, 2013 MFIN elects Bandhan's CS Ghosh as vice president
4. Business Standard - July 13, 2013 Banking licence will help us reduce interest rate by 10%: Chandra Shekhar Ghosh
5. The Financial Express - July 22, 2013 Bandhan Fin looks to tap Northeast market with eye on banking licence
6. Financial Chronicle - August 15, 2013 MFI Bandhan bets on bank licence to improve efficiency
7. India Blooms - August 19, 2013 Bandhan launches showroom for handicrafts
8. DNA India - August 19, 2013 Bandhan braces for banking licence, starts grooming staff
9. Business Standard - October 18, 2013 Microfin industry close to being 100% insured sector
10. Business Standard - October 21, 2013 Crisil awards high grading for 4 MFIs
April, 2013 - June, 2013
1. Business Line - April 9, 2013 Bandhan Microfinance keen on banking foray; securitises Rs 355 cr loans
2. Business Standard - April 16, 2013 Bandhan appoints Delloite for banking foray
3. The Economic Times - April 25, 2013 Saradha's collateral damage: MFIs face inquiries as ponzi schemes threaten reputations
4. Financial Chronicle - June 21, 2013 Skill deficit
5. The Statesman - June 22, 2013 Bandhan in race for banking
6. Financial Chronicle - June 26, 2013 Race for banking licence hots up
7. Anandabazar Patrika - June 29, 2013
8. www.inclusion.in -April- June, 2013 Banking on Bandhan