}Bank of Maharashtra () is the premier bank of Maharashtra, operating in the country of India.
Registered on 16th Sept 1935 with an authorized capital of Rs 10.00 lakh and commenced business on 8th Feb 1936.
Known as a common man's bank since inception, its initial help to small units has given birth to many of today's industrial houses. After nationalization in 1969, the bank expanded rapidly. It now has 1375 branches (as of 31 March 2008) all over India. The Bank has the largest network of branches by any Public sector bank in the state of Maharashtra.The Bank was founded by a group of visionaries led by the Late V.G.kale and the Late D.K.Sathe and registered as a Banking Company on 16th September,1935.at Pune . The vision was to reach out and serve the common man and meet all their banking needs. Successive leadership of the Bank and the employees have endeavoured to fulfill their vision.Today ,Bank of maharshtra has over 12 million customers across the length andbreadth of the country served through 1506 branches in 23 states and 2 union territories - a truly pan india bank .
To be a vibrant, forward looking , techno-savvy , customer centric bank serving diverse sections of the society,enhancing share holders'and employees value while moving towards global presence .
The Bank attained autonomous status in 1998. It helps in giving more and more services with simplified procedures without intervention of Government.