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Reasons for Dropping Credit Score. How One Can Fix it

Finance - Credit score is a 3 digit number ranging between 300 to 900, showing your financial health. credit history, outstanding debts & payment pattern...

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Everything you need to know about credit score

Finance - A credit score is basically a numerical expression resulting from the level analysis of an individual’s credit files. It signifies the creditworthiness of the respective individual. In short, a credit score is a measure of an individual’s capability to pay back the debt. The credit score is more useful to the lenders like banks, credi...

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Credit Rating -Characteristics, Types, Benefits & Credit Rating Agencies

Finance - Credit Rating is an opinion of a particular agency known as credit rating Agency regarding the ability and willingness of an entity (Government, Business or Individual ) to fulfil its financial obligations in completeness and within the established due dates. It is very difficult for an individual investor to gather details about credit w...

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Here’s why a Good CIBIL Score is Key to Get a Personal Loan Quickly!

Finance - Individuals who have applied for a loan would be well aware of a credit score, but first-time borrowers are often confused about the term. So, they need to know what a credit score is?...

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Basics of Credit : Principals of Sound Lending

Finance - Not like common form of businesses banks deals in ‘money’. It accept deposits from public at low cost and lend/invest that money back to public at higher cost. Traditionally, loans and advances account for a larger share of use of funds by the banks. As such a significant portion of bank’s income comes in the […]...

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Auditor cannot share client info with Credit Rating Agencies unless permitted: ICAI

Finance - It is hereby clarified that under the provisions of Chartered Accountants Act,1949 it is not permissible to members to share client information with the CRAs, except if permitted by the Auditee client....

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68% of borrowers are unaware of their CIBIL score, reveals Home Credit Survey

Finance - ♦ Patna reports lowest literacy levels with only 22% of borrowers aware of their CIBIL score, followed by Kolkata (25%) and Mumbai (25%), reveals research conducted to understand Financial Literacy levels ♦ 76% of borrowers do not know their interest amount on loan, research says ♦ 50% respondents aware about Mutual Funds; Kolkata l...

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Moody’s upgrade Sovereign Credit Rating of India to Baa2 from Baa3

Finance - Moody’s Investors Service (“Moody’s”) has upgraded the Government of India’s local and foreign currency issuer ratings to Baa2 from Baa3 and changed the outlook on the rating to stable from positive. India’s rating has been upgraded after a period of 13 years. India’s sovereign credit rating was last upgr...

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Free Credit Information or CIBIL Report to individual assessee

Finance - WEF 01.01.2017, all Credit Information Companies shall provide, upon request provide a Free Full Credit Report popularly known as CIBIL report ...

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CIBIL Report one of the factors to be considered before granting any loan

Finance - The information contained in the CIR (which contains credit score) would be one of the factors that banks would consider before granting any credit facility to a prospective borrower. However, it will be the commercial judgment of the concerned credit institution to grant loan or other wise to such borrowers based on their Board approved ...

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Education Loan cannot be denied merely for Low CIBIL Score of Co-Borrowers

Kiran David Vs Assistant General Manager State Bank of India (Kerala High Court) - Kiran David Vs Assistant General Manager State Bank of India (Kerala High Court) The petitioners are aggrieved by the denial of education loan. The petitioner wanted to study Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Securities Market) in the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM), Navi Mumbai. ...

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HC dismissed WP Filed against Credit Rating Agency as it is Private Body & Not ‘State’ as per Constitution

Mahasemam Trust Vs Union Of India (Madras High Court, Madurai Bench) - The issue under consideration is whether the writ petition filed against credit rating agency by stating that they are not authorised to discharge "Public Functions" as it is not characterised as 'State ' will be sustain in law?...

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Educational Loan cannot be rejected for Unsatisfactory Credit Scores of parents

Pranav S.R. Vs Branch Manager, State Bank of India (Kerala High Court) - In the present case, the education loan application had been declined on the ground that the CIBIL report of the petitioner's father showed that there was a default in a commercial vehicle loan availed by him....

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SEBI Policy on Provisional Credit Rating Rating for Debt Instruments

Notification No. SEBI/HO/MIRSD/MIRSD_CRADT/P/CIR/2021/554 - (27/04/2021) - All Provisional Ratings (‘long term’ or ‘short term’) for debt instruments shall be prefixed as ‘Provisional’ before the rating symbol in all communications viz. rating letter, press release / rating rationale, etc....

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Banks may use ratings of ‘CRISIL’ for risk weighting their claims for capital adequacy purposes

DOR. No. CRE.BC.33/21.06.007/2020-21 - (27/01/2021) - Banks may therefore, use the ratings of the CRISIL Ratings Limited for the purpose of risk weighting their claims for capital adequacy purposes. The rating-risk weight mapping for the long term and short-term ratings assigned by CRISIL Ratings Limited will be the same as was in the case of CRISIL Li...

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Partial Credit Enhancement to Corporate Bonds- Credit Rating

RBI/2016-17/305 DBR.No.BP.BC.70/21.04.142/2016-17 - (18/05/2017) - a) To be eligible for PCE from banks, corporate bonds shall be rated by a minimum of two external credit rating agencies at all times; b) The rating reports, both initial and subsequent, shall disclose both standalone credit rating (i.e., rating without taking into account the effect of PCE) as well...

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Circular on Enhanced Standards for Credit Rating Agencies

PR No. 150/2016 and Circular No. SEBI/HO/MIRSD/MIRSD4/CIR/P/2016/119 - (01/11/2016) - Circular covers following- 1. Formulation of Rating Criteria and rating processes and public disclosure of the same.2. Accountability of Rating Analysts...

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Reasons for Dropping Credit Score. How One Can Fix it

Credit score is a 3 digit number ranging between 300 to 900, showing your financial health. credit history, outstanding debts & payment pattern...

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Education Loan cannot be denied merely for Low CIBIL Score of Co-Borrowers

Kiran David Vs Assistant General Manager State Bank of India (Kerala High Court)

Kiran David Vs Assistant General Manager State Bank of India (Kerala High Court) The petitioners are aggrieved by the denial of education loan. The petitioner wanted to study Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Securities Market) in the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM), Navi Mumbai. The petitioner submitted application for...

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Everything you need to know about credit score

A credit score is basically a numerical expression resulting from the level analysis of an individual’s credit files. It signifies the creditworthiness of the respective individual. In short, a credit score is a measure of an individual’s capability to pay back the debt. The credit score is more useful to the lenders like banks, credi...

Read More
Posted Under: Finance |

Credit Rating -Characteristics, Types, Benefits & Credit Rating Agencies

Credit Rating is an opinion of a particular agency known as credit rating Agency regarding the ability and willingness of an entity (Government, Business or Individual ) to fulfil its financial obligations in completeness and within the established due dates. It is very difficult for an individual investor to gather details about credit w...

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Posted Under: Finance |

Here’s why a Good CIBIL Score is Key to Get a Personal Loan Quickly!

Individuals who have applied for a loan would be well aware of a credit score, but first-time borrowers are often confused about the term. So, they need to know what a credit score is?...

Read More
Posted Under: Finance |

Basics of Credit : Principals of Sound Lending

Not like common form of businesses banks deals in ‘money’. It accept deposits from public at low cost and lend/invest that money back to public at higher cost. Traditionally, loans and advances account for a larger share of use of funds by the banks. As such a significant portion of bank’s income comes in the […]...

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Posted Under: Finance |

SEBI Policy on Provisional Credit Rating Rating for Debt Instruments

Notification No. SEBI/HO/MIRSD/MIRSD_CRADT/P/CIR/2021/554 27/04/2021

All Provisional Ratings (‘long term’ or ‘short term’) for debt instruments shall be prefixed as ‘Provisional’ before the rating symbol in all communications viz. rating letter, press release / rating rationale, etc....

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Everything You Need to Know About Credit Scores

Do you know what is a credit score and how it affects your borrowing capacity? Read the blog to know more....

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How to improve CIBIL score to get loans quickly

Are you struggling with getting a loan? Do you need a quick solution for your credit scores, then let me tell you something- credit scores did improve in a day. If you want your credit score to be good enough, you need two things- 1) discipline and 2) educating yourself about available choices. Don’t worry […]...

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Banks may use ratings of ‘CRISIL’ for risk weighting their claims for capital adequacy purposes

DOR. No. CRE.BC.33/21.06.007/2020-21 27/01/2021

Banks may therefore, use the ratings of the CRISIL Ratings Limited for the purpose of risk weighting their claims for capital adequacy purposes. The rating-risk weight mapping for the long term and short-term ratings assigned by CRISIL Ratings Limited will be the same as was in the case of CRISIL Limited and there is no change in the rati...

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