The Board of Directors of Union Bank of India approved the accounts of the Bank for the Quarter ended December 31, 2022.
Key Highlights in Q3FY23
- Strong Financial Performance:
Net Profit of the Bank increased by 106.81% on YoY basis during Q3FY23. Net interest income of Bank grew by 20.26% on YoY basis during Q3FY23.
- Bank continues to demonstrate a strong liability franchise
The CASA deposits have increased by 8.43% YoY. Bank now have a total deposits base at Rs.10,65,027 Crores as at the end of Q3FY23.
- Business growth gaining momentum
Total Business of the Bank increased by 16.31% YoY, wherein Gross Advances increased by 20.09 % YoY & Total Deposit grew by 13.61% YoY. Bank now have a total Business at Rs.18,69,042 Crores as on December 31, 2022.
- Credit in Retail, Agri and MSME (RAM) segments
RAM Segment of the bank increased by 17.76 % YoY, where 16.55 % growth in Retail, 17.56% growth in Agriculture and 19.55 % growth in MSME advances achieved YoY basis. RAM advances as a per cent of Domestic Advances stood at 54.72%.
- Reduction in NPA: –
Gross NPA (%) reduced by 369 bps on YoY basis to 7.93% and Net NPA(%) reduced by 195 bps on YoY basis to 2.14% as on 31.12.2022.
- Improved capital ratios
CRAR improved from 13.92 % as on 31.12.2021 to 14.45% as on 31.12.2022. CET1 ratio improved to 10.71% as on 31.12.2022 from 10.18% as on 31.12.2021.
8,710 Branches including foreign branches
16,260 BC points
126 MLPs (MSME Loan Points)
217 RLPs (Retail Loan Points)
105 MSME First Branches
Financial inclusion schemes:
Financial inclusion schemes launched by GOI with an aim to eliminate barriers and provide economically priced financial services to the less accessible sections of the society through government-backed schemes like PMJJBY, PMSBY, PMJDY and APY.
Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY):
This is a Government- backed insurance scheme; 5.54 lakh new enrollments were done by the Bank for the quarter ended December 31, 2022.
Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY):
This is Government- backed accidental insurance scheme; 21.32 lakhs new enrollments were done by the Bank for the quarter ended December 31, 2022.
Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY):
Our bank is instrumental in opening 2.86 Crores accounts under PMJDY Scheme with balance of Rs. 8,162 Crores as on 31.12.2022. The corresponding figure was 2.38 Crores account with balance of Rs. 7,037 Crores as on 31.12.2021. Thereby increase in account opening is 20.17% on YoY basis.
Atal Pension Yojana (APY):
APY is a pension scheme, primarily targeted at the individuals working in unorganized sector, 3.57 lakh new enrollments were done by Bank for the quarter ended December 31, 2022.
New schemes launched to tackle COVID-19:
The bank had taken initiative for easing out challenges of Covid 19 by disbursing flagship schemes launched by GOI meant for business entities, retails customers for fulfilling immediate needs.
A micro credit facility that provides street vendors a collateral free loan of Rs.10,000 with low rates of interest for a period of one year.
No. of Loans Sanctioned – 4,67,641
Total amount Sanctioned – Rs.572 Crores
Union Guaranteed Emergency Credit Line (UGECL):
A special scheme as per GOI guidelines for sanctioning pre-approved limit to eligible borrowers up to 20/40 per cent of loan outstanding as on 29th February, 2020. These limits were meant for Business Enterprises / MSME borrowers/Individuals, including interested PMMY borrowers as additional working capital term loan facility.
No. of Loans Sanctioned (UGECL 1,2,3,4 & Extension) –3,91,627
Total amount Sanctioned (UGECL 1,2,3,4 & Extension)– Rs.16,516 Crores
Union Nari Shakti Scheme for Women Entrepreneurs:
Sanctioned 11,526 Applications for Rs.1,408 crores
Credit facility towards Green initiatives: –
1) Renewable Energy Sector: -Sanctioned Rs. 11,031 crores as on 31.12.2022
2) Union Green Miles: -Sanctioned amount Rs. 163.73 crores as on 31.12.2022