New Delhi: Mahindra Financial Services Limited (Mahindra Finance), part of the Mahindra Group, a non-banking finance company focused on rural and semi-urban sectors, on Wednesday announced the launch of a Special Deposit Scheme. The scheme, aimed specifically at digitally affluent customers, is part of the company’s digitisation drive.
In keeping with today’s digital world, depositors have an opportunity to interact directly with the deposit taking companies for placement of deposits. To leverage this opportunity, Mahindra Finance is announcing an innovative scheme that will offer 20 bps higher interest rates per annum on direct deposits.
This scheme is in addition to prevailing deposit schemes which the company is already offering to its customers.
Vivek Karve, Chief Financial Officer, Mahindra Finance said: “The launch of this special deposit schemes is in accordance with our larger vision of offering multiple financial/ investment instruments through digital mode. Mahindra Finance’s fixed deposit schemes are FAAA rated by CRISIL, the credit rating that indicates Highest Safety.”
The company will offer this Special Deposit Schemes through digital mode to depositors via the company website for investment. With various digitised and automation backend processes, Mahindra Finance is confident of providing a seamless experience to its deposit holders.
Under these schemes, the depositors can place their deposits for a tenure of 30 and 42 months, which will carry 6.20 percent and 6.50 percent interest rates respectively. Both cumulative and non-cumulative options are available for depositors to choose from. Further, senior citizens shall be eligible for another 20 bps higher rates.
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