DHFL announces its Q3FY19 results today

DHFL announces its Q3FY19 results today

Mr. Kapil Wadhawan, Chairman and Managing Director, DHFL

Mumbai / Chennai, January 25, 2019: DHFL, one of India’s leading housing finance company, today announced its Q3 results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2018. The company registered a net profit growth of 7.4% to ₹1,187.4 crore for the nine months ended December 31, 2018. Assets Under Management (AUM) grew by 25% year-on-year, reaching ₹ 1,26,725 crore from ₹ 1,01,351 crore as on December 31, 2018.

Commenting on the company’s financial performance in the Quarter, Mr. Kapil Wadhawan, Chairman and Managing Director, DHFL said, DHFL’s heritage, robust business fundamentals and a legacy of goodwill continue to be our guiding force towards our vision of enabling home ownership dreams. Our cumulative efforts over the last few years, have enabled DHFL to maintain strong positions on credit quality, high ratings and a healthy asset-liability balance. We have also successfully implemented securitization of our portfolio that reflects the strength and depth of our asset quality. While the financial services sector is gaining back momentum, over the past few months DHFL has been agile and promptly responded taking immediate steps towards mitigating market concerns that have been witnessed by the industry as a whole. We are optimistic of future progress, as we continue to drive several growth-oriented initiatives aimed at widening financial inclusion across the country.”

Performance Details for the nine months ended December 31, 2018 as compared to the corresponding Nine months of the previous year:

  • Net profit increased by 7.4% to ₹ 1,187.4 crore for the nine months ended December 31, 2018 as against ₹ 1,105.6 crore in the corresponding nine months of the previous year
  • Profit before tax rose by 14.9% to ₹ 1,742.6 crore for the nine months ended December 31, 2018 as against ₹ 1,516.9 crore in the corresponding nine months of the previous year
  • Loan book outstanding grew by 15.2% to ₹ 96,839 crore during the nine months ended December 31, 2018 as against ₹ 84,028 crore in the corresponding nine months of the previous year
  • Loan disbursements were ₹ 27,962 crore for the nine months  ended December 31, 2018
  • Total Income was up by 23.8% to ₹ 9,935.8 crore during the nine months ended December 31, 2018 as against ₹ 8,028.6  crore in the corresponding nine months of the previous year
  • Gross NPA stood at 1.12%
  • Net Interest Margin stood at 3.40%

 

Performance Details for the quarter ended December 31, 2018 as compared to the corresponding quarter of the previous year:

  • Net profit at ₹ 313.6 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2018 as against ₹ 495.4  crore in the corresponding quarter of the previous year
  • Profit before tax at ₹ 471.5  crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2018 as against ₹ 677.2  crore in the corresponding quarter of the previous year
  • Loan book outstanding grew by 15.2% to ₹ 96,839  crore during the quarter ended December 31, 2018 as against ₹ 84,028  crore in the corresponding quarter of the previous year
  • Loan disbursements reported at ₹ 510 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2018,
  • Total Income rose by 12.4% to ₹ 3,255.9  crore during the quarter ended December 31, 2018 as against ₹ 2,896.6  crore in the corresponding quarter of the previous year
  • Gross NPA stood at 1.12%
  • Net Interest Margin stood at 2.91%

Note - Current Quarter results are based on Ind AS, so comparative figures of previous corresponding quarter have been restated as per Ind AS.

DHFL holds a leadership position in the affordable housing sector with majority of its home loan portfolio catering to the Lower and Middle Income (LMI) segment. 80% of DHFL’s home loan disbursements are in the affordable housing category with majority being first time home buyers availing housing finance to fulfill their homeownership dream. DHFL’s average loan ticket size at the portfolio level stands at INR 17 lakhs. DHFL’s robust performance continues to be driven by it’s strong focus on the LMI segment in Tier 2 and 3 markets. The company offers a range of home loan products including home loan, home extension loan, home improvement loan, plot loans, mortgage loan, project loan, SME Loan and non-residential property loan to all customer segments across India, retaining its concerted focus on the low and middle income segment.