About us

Late Shri. Chandrappa L. Pattanshetti
1963-67

Late Shri. Basappanna B. Kagganagi
1967-71

Late Shri. Basavanneppa K. Kadannavar
1971-77

Late Shri. Chandrashekharanna V. Hondakatti
1977-1978

Late Shri. Shivashankaranna S. Kattishetti
1978-80, 1986-88, 2000-01, 2004-05

Late Shri. Gangadharanna V. Hulamani
1980-83, 1990-91
In the year 1963, under the stewardship of Late Shri Chandrappanna L Pattanshetti as a founder Chairman. The Merchant’s Co-Operative Bank Ltd, established with an object to serve the business community. His stewardship was well supported by Late Shri Basappanna B Kagganagi, Late Shri Basavanneppanna K Kadannavar, Late Chandreshekharanna V Hondadakatti, Late Shri Shivashankaranna S Kattishetti, Late Shri Gangadharanna V Hulamani, Late Shri Shashidharanna V Pattanshetti, Late Shri Virupaxappanna V. Zond and all Directors.

            Slowly and gradually, on attaining satisfactory stability and progress, the Bank was renamed as “Shree Basaveshwar Co-operative Bank Ltd, in the year 1977. To strengthen the base and foundation and also to attract the confidence of beloved members, the bank obtained License from the Reserve Bank of India on 12th September 1986 vide License No.UBD.KA 552 P .

In the Process, the development of Bank was on its heel and growth in Deposit front started zooming up, while lending process slowed down, due to reduced demand from large borrowers. Understanding, the need of proper lending and investment, the then Board of Directors.

Took initiation from all directions for not only for disciplined lending and investments, but also for overall development of the bank.

The Bank is proud to place here, that full computerization of all banking services was commenced in the year 1998, being the first bank in the Belgaum city.


Shri. Virupaxanna S. Bagi
1996-97

Late Shri. Shashidharanna V. Pattanshetti
1983-85

Late Shri. Virupaxanna I. Zond
1985-86, 1998-99

Late Shri. Vasantanna M. Balekundri
1988-89, 1991-93, 2003-04

Late Shri. Mallikarjunanna G. Girigouda
1989-90

Late Shri. Someshanna V. Mahanteshetti
1990


Smt. Shailaja J. Bhinge
1993-94

The progress of the bank can be gouzed from all the following figure.
YearNo. of
Members
CapitalTotal
Reserve Fund
Working
Capital
DepositsAdvancesProfitAudit
Class
Dividend
1973-744852.580.922.5011.7813.200.70A12
2013-1410496222.571103.131325.149793.276970.2280.86A25