Non Performing Loan

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Non Performing Loan

A loan in or near default. According to the International Monetary Fund, a non-performing loan is any loan in which: interest and principal payments are more than 90 days overdue; or more than 90 days' worth of interest has been refinanced, capitalized, or delayed by agreement; or payments are less than 90 days overdue but are no longer anticipated. Another definition of a non-performing loan is one in which the maturity date has passed but at least part of the loan is still outstanding. The specific definition is dependent upon the loan's particular terms.
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The mandatory minimum for bad-loan provisions is currently set at 150 percent of existing nonperforming debt and the government could cut it to relieve some pressure on banks.
As hundreds of New Jersey's HUD, income- and age-restricted multi-family properties continue to operate in the face of escalating nonperforming debt and exponentially accumulating interest, penalties and other fees, the brokerage specialists at Gebroe- Hammer Associates are negotiating trades of these over-leveraged-properties.
Approximately two-thirds of the loans in IBRA's portfolio were classified as nonperforming debt.
As well, the transfer of 1.1 trillion yuan in nonperforming debt off SOE books in the past year and heavy stimulus spending have given the state sector what some call a very artificial boost.
Ironically, though banks are re-entering the lending arena, their inventory of nonperforming debt has created new opportunities for private lenders.
As of July 31, five state-owned commercial banks had the largest amount of bad loans, with a total of 918.83 billion baht in nonperforming debt, the bank said.
31, six state-owned commercial banks had the most bad loans, 1.14 trillion baht in nonperforming debt for about 65.27% of total credit within the sector, the Thai central bank said.
According to a CBE statement, the launching of the initiative comes within the framework of the CBE and banks' role in supporting economic development, and in order to solve the problems of nonperforming debts and reduce the burden on small-scale customers who are serious about repayment, and returning them to economic activity.
Financial institutions are restricting lending because they are writing down growing amounts of nonperforming debts and suffering from appraisal losses on their shareholdings.