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Important Banking Terms for Interview And Exams

 Dear Readers, we are presenting important Banking Terms for Bank and insurance Interviews and for upcoming Exams
Banking Terms for Interview And Exams
Try to understand these Banking terms, it will help you in upcoming Interviews and exams

Australia Open 2020- List Of winners

The 2020 Australian Open is a Grand Slam tennis tournament that is taking place at Melbourne Park, from 20 January to 2 February 2020. It is the 108th edition of the Australian Open, the 52nd in the Open Era, and the first Grand Slam of the year. The tournament consists of events for professional players in singles, doubles and mixed doubles. Junior and wheelchair players compete in singles and doubles tournaments. As in previous years, the tournament's main sponsor is Kia.

Highlights of the 2020 Union Budget

Here are sector-wise highlights of the 2020 Union Budget presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Jio Payments Bank begins its operations

Jio Payments Bank commenced its banking services on 3rd April 2018.

Bill To Change Gratuity Rules Tabled In Parliament

The government on Monday introduced a bill in Lok Sabha that will allow it to notify the period of maternity leave and gratuity that can be availed by employees under a central law. The Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2017 was introduced by Labour Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar in the lower house of Parliament, amid continued sloganeering by opposition members and counter-slogans by those of the BJP.

Nobel Prize 2017: All The Winners

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2017

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Barry C. Barish thumb picture
Kip S. Thorne thumb picture
Rainer WeissBarry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne
"for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves"

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017

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Richard Henderson thumb picture
Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson
"for developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution"

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017

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Michael Rosbash thumb picture
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Jeffrey C. HallMichael Rosbash and Michael W. Young
"for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm"

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017

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Kazuo Ishiguro
"who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world"

The Nobel Peace Prize 2017

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International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)
"for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons"

The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2017

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Richard H. Thaler
"for his contributions to behavioural economics"

Global Hunger Index 2017: India ranks 100th

India, which has more than a fifth (21 percent) of its children wasted (weigh too little for their height), slipped three places to 100th in the 2017 Global Hunger Index (GHI) - three places down from last year’s rank of 97th.

Government launches Sampoorna Bima Gram Yojana

Sampoorna Bima Gram Yojana:

14TH President Of India- Ram Nath Kovind

Ram Nath Kovind, lawyer, former MP and governor, was elected India's next President on Thursday. The government-backed candidate, a Dalit leader, won nearly 66 per cent of the votes cast by an electoral college of MPs and state lawmakers on Monday. He will be sworn in on July 25.

IIFA Awards 2017: List Of Winners

The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2017 is being held in New York, with Karan Johar and Saif Ali Khan being the hosts of the evening.

Money Market

A money market is a market for borrowing and lending of short-term funds. It deals in funds and financial instruments having a maturity period of one day to one year. It is a mechanism through which short-term funds are loaned or borrowed and through which a large part of financial transactions of a particular country or of the world are cleared.

  It is not a single market but a collection of markets for several instruments like call money market, Commercial bill market etc. The Reserve Bank of India is the most important constituent of Indian money market
In money market the players are :-Government, RBI, DFHI (Discount and finance House of India) Banks, Mutual Funds, Corporate Investors, Provident Funds, PSUs (Public Sector Undertakings), NBFCs (Non-Banking Finance Companies) etc.

GS Notes- Bank Board Bureau (BBB)

Bank Board Bureau (BBB)

BBB is the super authority (autonomous body) of eminent professionals and officials for public sector banks (PSBs). It had replaced the Appointments Board of Government. It is set up in April 2016 as part of seven point Indradhanush Mission to revamp the Public Sector Banks (PSBs). 

Heads of 7 PSU Banks Appointed

In a major restructuring in the banking sector, Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC), headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi appointed heads of seven public sector banks besides shifting managing directors of PNB and Bank of India.

GS Notes- Cultural institutions of India

In this post we are sharing list of cultural institutions of India which are very important for exam purpose.

Lok Sabha passes Constitution (123rd Amendment) Bill, 2017

The Lok Sabha on 10 April 2017 passed the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Third Amendment) Bill, 2017. It was passed by the house with 360 MPs voting in favour and 2 against the bill.

Important Government Schemes- One liners

Dear Readers, we are presenting short note of different government schemes launched by union government in last two years. It will help you in upcoming SBI Exams, IBPS and other exams.

Important Government Schemes- One liners

Banking Notes- NABARD

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development

Headquarters in Mumbai
Headquarters in Mumbai
Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Established 12 July 1982
Chairman Dr. Harsh Kumar Bhanwala
Currency INR (Rupees)
Reserves Rs.81,220 crore (2007)
NABARD is the apex development bank in India


Q1. What is RTGS System?
Ans. The acronym 'RTGS' stands for Real Time Gross Settlement, which can be defined as the continuous (real-time) settlement of funds transfers individually on an order by order basis (without netting). 'Real Time' means the processing of instructions at the time they are received rather than at some later time; 'Gross Settlement' means the settlement of funds transfer instructions occurs individually (on an instruction by instruction basis). Considering that the funds settlement takes place in the books of the Reserve Bank of India, the payments are final and irrevocable.

Current Affairs PDF- November 2016

Dear Readers, Download Current Affairs Capsule PDF for the month of November 2016. Current Affairs Capsule PDF will help you in upcoming IBPS Clerk, RRB exam and other competitive exams. Current Affairs Capsule PDF is based on The Hindu. The Hindubusinessline.