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Yes Bank shares gain nearly 3%

PTI New Delhi | Updated on March 01, 2019 Published on March 01, 2019

Shares of Yes Bank Friday rose nearly 3 per cent. File Photo   -  Reuters

Ravneet Gill takes charge as MD, CEO

Shares of Yes Bank on Friday rose nearly 3 per cent after the company said Ravneet Gill has taken charge as MD and CEO with immediate effect for a tenure of three years. The stock gained 2.68 per cent to close at Rs 237.40 on BSE. During the day, it surged 3 per cent to Rs 238.35.

On the NSE, shares went up 2.48 per cent to close at Rs 236.90. On the traded volume front, 35.43 lakh shares were traded on the BSE and over 4 crore units on the NSE. “Ravneet Gill has joined Yes Bank as MD and CEO today. His tenure as approved by RBI is 3 years from the date of his joining, i.e. March 1, 2019 to February 28, 2022,” Yes Bank said in a regulatory filing.

The appointment of Gill, will be subject to approval of shareholders’ at the ensuing annual general meeting of the bank to be held in June, 2019.

Published on March 01, 2019
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