Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are considered as driving engines for the developments of the nation in the least developing countries like Nepal.SME Lending is financing to the SMEs. Bank and Financial Institutions (BFIs) in Nepal were much concentrated on large-ticket corporate loans in the past for maximizing profitability by managing very limited customers. They used to consider that SME Loans requires high operating cost against low return.
Banking industry in Nepal has rapidly grown in last decade. With the growth and expansion the industry has faced acute shortage of skill amongst its existing pool of human capital. Lack of proper curricula, untrained trainers and absence of training knowhow in the industry led to huge knowledge gap within its human capital. To address this NBI ran industry wide survey and rounds of meetings with top executives, HR heads and regulators.
After completion of a series of program on Current Issues & Challenges in BFIs in four different regions of the country, NBI is pleased to announce the program in Kathmandu for the first time. Program will focus on Regulatory aspects i.e. How to create best operational system? Types of Risk in BFI’s and mitigating tools, Risk Per NRB perspective, Role of internal control in Risk Management Operations Risk along with Operational Risk Management in BFI’s.
Credit Appraisal is the process that bank assesses the credit worthiness of the borrower. The major question in this appraisal is "Will I get my money back?" The assessment of the various risks that can impact on the repayment of loan which revolves around character, collateral capability and capacity.
Bank and Financial Institutions have been giving extra focus in growingRetail/ Consumer Lending in the recent days as it contributes in diversifying the risks and enhancing the customer base. Due to comparatively low risk weightage on retail loans, excepton a few products, retail loans have been enabling the BFIs to enhance more loans with the limited available capital, which has been further helping them to maximize profitability.
Credit Appraisal is the process that bank assesses the credit worthiness of the borrower. The major question in this appraisal is "Will I get my money back?"The assessment of the various risks that can impact on the repayment of loan which revolves around character, collateral capability and capacity.
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