High loan growth aided net interest income which increased 21% to Rs 11,763 crore in the quarter ended September 2018 from Rs9,752 crore in the quarter ended September 2017.
Total advances for the quarter at Rs 7,50,838 crore was up 24.2 per cent on year-on-year basis.
The lender had reported Rs 4,151 crore profit in the corresponding quarter last year.
Combined ratio improved to 101.1 per cent from 102.9 per cent.
Globally, gold rose 0.10 per cent to USD 1,227.50 an ounce.
'There are liquidity constraints in the market for the past 3-4 months'
“Sitting on 30% cash now but in 3-6 months, it will probably come down to 10% as I will be redeploying.”
Don't expect midcaps to deliver meaningful alpha in next three years: Nitin Jain, Edelweiss Global Wealth
“Alternative investment funds could be as big as equities in the next five years.”
The equity benchmark ended the week 168.95 points, or 1.61 per cent, down.
"The European process might not be central," Bank of America Merrill Lynch said in a note to clients.