With the Reserve Bank of India having given a interval of 120 days to Centrum Financial Services Ltd (CFSL) to arrange a small finance financial institution, which is able to ultimately take over the troubled Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative Bank (PMC), the consortium has mentioned that the timeline is “workable” and it hopes to finish the method ahead of that.
Centrum Capital, the holding entity for CFSL, and its associate BharatPe, a funds system firm, will infuse Rs 1,800 crore into the small finance financial institution.
Centrum Capital is the holding entity for CFSL and its associate is BharatPe, a funds system firm.
Talking to NDTV, BharatPe’s Group President Suhail Sameer mentioned, “the timelines are workable and we hope to sort of complete the process sooner.”
Mr Sameer additional knowledgeable that through the 120-day interval whereas CFSL will arrange a small finance financial institution, the RBI concurrently will chart out a reconstruction plan for PMC Bank.
“Once we become operational, they (RBI) will take a decision to merge PMC with the small finance bank,” he knowledgeable.
Mr Sameer mentioned that for them and the RBI, the curiosity of the small depositors, who had misplaced their lives’ financial savings within the PMC Bank rip-off, is paramount.
“They have waited for so long, I will urge the depositors to sit tight for some more time and a meaningful outcome will come out of it soon,” he mentioned.