GET Stock QuotesNews18 APP
News18 English
Powered by cricketnext logo
»
1-min read

ICICI Bank Seeks Settlement Through Consent on Chanda Kochhar Issue, Says Sebi Chief

Chanda Kochhar and her family members are facing allegations of quid pro quo and conflict of interest with respect to a loan extended to certain entities.

PTI

Updated:September 18, 2018, 6:33 PM IST
facebookTwittergoogleskypewhatsapp
ICICI Bank Seeks Settlement Through Consent on Chanda Kochhar Issue, Says Sebi Chief
File photo of ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar. (Reuters)
Loading...
Mumbai: Markets regulator Sebi on Tuesday said the ICICI Bank had replied to its show cause notice with respect to a probe into alleged regulatory lapses involving its CEO Chanda Kochhar, her husband and his business dealings.

Sebi Chairman Ajay Tyagi also said the bank has sought to settle the issues related to Kochhar through consent mechanism. ICICI Bank and the business dealings of the Kochhar family have come under the regulatory lens of Sebi and other agencies.

Earlier, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) issued show cause notices to ICICI Bank, Kochhar and others after its preliminary examination favoured initiating adjudication proceedings against them for alleged violation of listing disclosure norms regarding 'conflict of interest' in business dealings of her husband with Videocon Group.

The bank and Kochhar have been maintaining there has been no regulatory violation on their part and that she was not aware of specific business dealings of her husband. As per Sebi's preliminary probe, her husband Deepak Kochhar has had many business dealings with Videocon Group over the last several years.

Besides, Deepak Kochhar and Videocon chief Venugopal Dhoot were co-founders and promoters of NuPower, besides other associations.

The cases under scanner include the significant loan exposure of the bank to Videocon way back in 2012 and the alleged involvement of Kochhar's family members in the restructuring of that loan. Kochhar and her family members are facing allegations of quid pro quo and conflict of interest with respect to a loan extended to certain entities.

Read full article
Loading...
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwittergoogleskypewhatsapp
Most Active
Company Price Change %Gain
Jet Airways 320.90 24.43
Yes Bank 205.85 -7.44
ICICI Bank 370.00 0.93
Maruti Suzuki 7,478.30 1.48
Reliance 1,096.85 -0.10
Company Price Change %Gain
Jet Airways 320.95 24.52
Motherson Sumi 143.05 -6.87
Yes Bank 206.00 -7.42
Maruti Suzuki 7,482.85 1.50
Apollo Hospital 1,265.65 8.53
Top Gainers
Company Price Change %Gain
Adani Ports 346.20 4.28
Titan Company 920.80 3.21
Eicher Motors 23,945.35 3.03
Kotak Mahindra 1,162.25 2.86
Hero Motocorp 2,922.15 2.62
Company Price Change %Gain
Adani Ports 345.30 4.19
Kotak Mahindra 1,162.65 2.93
Hero Motocorp 2,917.20 2.20
Axis Bank 625.65 2.11
Tata Motors 179.95 1.78
Top Losers
Company Price Change %Gain
Grasim 808.70 -7.72
Yes Bank 205.85 -7.44
Indiabulls Hsg 804.85 -4.10
NTPC 153.80 -2.26
Bharti Infratel 255.40 -1.79
Company Price Change %Gain
Yes Bank 206.00 -7.42
NTPC 153.90 -2.16
ONGC 158.90 -1.15
Sun Pharma 514.95 -1.04
Coal India 263.05 -0.96

Live TV

Loading...
Loading...