Satin Creditcare Network Limited

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Satin Creditcare Network Limited
HeadquartersGurugram, India
Area served
Key people
H P Singh

Satin Creditcare Network Limited is a non-banking finance company (NBFC), licensed by the Reserve Bank of India. It was founded in 1990 by Mr. H P Singh.[1] The company's offers financial requirements for excluded households at the bottom of the pyramid. Satin Creditcare Network Limited is a micro-finance institution (MFI) in the country with presence in 22 states and more than 82,000 villages.


The company launched its operations as a provider of individual and small business loans and savings services to urban lenders in 1990, going on to be registered as an NBFC with the RBI in 1998 and converting into an NBFC-MFI in November 2013. Founded by HP Singh who has over three decades of micro-finance experience.[citation needed]

In 2017, company incorporated a wholly owned Housing Finance subsidiary with the aim of providing financing in the affordable housing segment and leveraging rural outreach.[2][3] In January 2019, company received separate NBFC license to commence MSME business "Satin Finserv Limited".[4] SATIN forayed in digital lending "Loan Dost".

As of March 2019, SCNL had 1,168 branches and a headcount of 11,940 across 22 states and union territories serving 35 lakh clients.[5] Satin Creditcare maintains a focus on rural and semi-urban areas.

The 1 billion mark[edit]

SATIN reached the US$1-Billion Asset Under Management mark at the close of FY2018–19.[citation needed]

This differential is also manifest in its faster-than-industry growth in the last five years – they posted CAGR growth of 37.3% from FY15 to FY19, as against industry growth of 25.6%.[citation needed]


Satin Housing Finance Limited[edit]

Incorporated on April 17, 2017, as a wholly owned subsidiary company of Satin Creditcare Network Limited, Satin Housing Finance Limited has a registered office in New Delhi. Satin Housing Finance Limited provides long-term finance for the purchase, construction, extension and repair of houses for the retail segment, along with loans against a residential property, commercial property and plots.[6]


Taraashna Financial Services Limited acts as a business correspondent for banks and NBFCs and provides similar services to other financial institutions in rural and semi-urban areas. Taraashna Financial Services Limited is enabled under its objects to carry out the business of, among other things, the promotion and nurturing of SBL, Cattle Finance, and JLG and providing them with capacity-building support, as well as linking them to banks and other financial institutions in order to avail different financial services.[7]

Satin Finserv Limited[edit]

Satin Creditcare Network Limited forayed into the MSME segment with a focus on small business owners in manufacturing, trading and services. The company's MSME loan offerings to these customers account for the fact that many of these customers may not habitually maintain standard books of accounts, or that a vast majority of them may not even fall under the turnover bracket warranting financial auditing. [8]


  1. ^ "SATIN Share Price - 328.20 INR, Satin Creditcare Network stock price today, Live updates". The Economic Times. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ Marya, Ritu (2018-06-25). "This Microfinance Institution Wants to Help Rural Indian Women to Fulfill their Dreams of Entrepreneurship". Entrepreneur. Retrieved 2019-03-26.
  3. ^ "Satin Creditcare to focus on rural space for housing portfolio". Retrieved 2019-03-26.
  4. ^ Roy, Shobha. "Satin Creditcare to create separate subsidiary for SME business: CMD". @businessline. Retrieved 2019-03-26.
  5. ^ "At A Glance – SATIN CREDITCARE NETWORK LTD". Retrieved 2019-03-26.
  6. ^ "Satin Creditcare to focus on rural space for housing portfolio". Retrieved 2019-04-24.
  7. ^ Surabhi. "Satin Creditcare plans to launch MFI business in Tamil Nadu next month". @businessline. Retrieved 2019-04-24.
  8. ^ Dhasmana, Indivjal (2018-09-04). "Micro finance company Satin to hive off its MSME lending business". Business Standard India. Retrieved 2019-04-24.