Our Journey

Proud to serve over 2.7 Million Customers across 1000+ banking outlets

It has been a long and eventful journey of almost 13 years. Starting in 2007 from just 4 branches to expanding across 15 states today, and being awarded by IiAS, IFC & BSE for Corporate Governance, our journey has been driven with a dream to empower every Indian to save more.

We have constantly worked on bringing best in class products and services to help support your financial dreams and aspirations, and will continue to do the same with your patronage and support.

Be a part of our journey as we bring banking services closer to the unbanked, and transform lives across the country.

Valuable New Age Banking - Major Milestones


Started Microfinance business in 4 branches, Headquarterd in Chennai


Raised 1st round of capital Rs.6 cr within 3 months of operations


MFI Grading upgradedto mfR3 in November 2008, Raised 99 crs fresh equity


MFI Grading upgraded to mfR2 in June 2010, Raised 138 crs fresh equity


Received GVC rating of GVC Level 3 (1st for a MFI ) from CRISIL


Equitas Small Finance Bank Gross Assets Under Management crossed 1000crs


Launched SME, LAP business, Raised 148 crs fresh equity


Gross AUM crossed 2000 crs , Raised 198 crs fresh equity


RBI granted in principle license for small finance bank, Net worth crossed Rs 1000 crs


Initial Public Offering (IPO) of the shares of Equitas Holding Limited


Opened 375 branches,Deposits grew to Rs 3700 crs with a 32% CASA book


The Yellow Army Campaign wins ABP News Best Brand Campaign Award in BFSI category


Equitas was awarded the Corporate Governance Award powered by IiAS, IFC & BSE

Our Events

Building a Small Finance Bank

Bernstein hosted Mr. P N Vasudevan, MD & CEO of Equitas Small Finance Bank for a free-wheeling chat on challenges of building a small finance bank (SFB) and a lending franchise for the unserved & underserved segment of the society.

One India One Bank

As different the nation, as different are the aspirations! No matter which state you belong, or where you come from, here’s a bank that is there to support you through it all!

Introducing Video KYC

Equitas Small Finance Bank introduces contactless video KYC for savings account, so you can bank from anywhere without having to visit our bank branch.

Madurai Kolaagalam

In an attempt to give the citizens of Madurai a platform to showcase their talent, we conducted a Mega Kolam contest – Madurai KOLAAGALAM

Transforming Lives

Founded in 2007, Equitas helps customers from financially excluded segments who do not have sufficient access to financial service providers.

Inspiring Story

Watch the inspiring interview of the self-made leader Mr. P. N. Vasudevan, Managing Director & CEO of ESFBL in Paesum Thalamai News7 Tamil.

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