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Profits soar despite slow in bank credit growth

Profits soar despite slow in bank credit growth

VOV.VN - The banking sector is sending positive signals right from the get-go in 2019 as business outcomes of some commercial banks highlight noticeable growth in earnings.

Banks expect higher credit growth limits

Banks expect higher credit growth limits

More commercial banks expect their credit growth limits to be expanded this year after Techcombank became the first to get the nod to do so from the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) recently.

Credit growth must be controlled: experts

Credit growth must be controlled: experts

Authorities need to closely control the rapid increase in Vietnam’s credit-to-GDP gap so as not to cause high inflation as in the past, experts have warned.

Experts forecast lending rates to remain stable

Experts forecast lending rates to remain stable

Many commercial banks have recently increased deposit interest rates, but experts forecast that the rise will last only a short time and won’t have a domino effect on lending rates.

Central bank urges property lending caution

Central bank urges property lending caution

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has asked credit institutions to limit their lending to the real estate and construction sectors to better control bad debts.

Credit growth expected at 18% in 2018

Credit growth expected at 18% in 2018

The National Financial Supervisory Commission (NFSC) forecast Vietnam’s credit to grow 17- 18% in 2018, similar to the growth last year.