Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Banking Current Affairs/Events January to May 2016 Revision Capsule for SBI Clerk Main Exam

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Welcome to Banking Current Affairs 2016 Section of GK series. As current affairs is an important part of General Awareness section of every exam. You can read current affairs for past 6 months here. Huge demand of readers today we are posting some important points as banking news and current events 2016 from January to May 2016.  This is recent and updated news for You that all readers can check their SBI PO exam cutoff here from this download link. All readers stay tuned with team mm for recent updated news for this exam.
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1. IOB posts net loss of Rs.936 crore.


2. HSBC to shut down half of its branches in India, 300 Jobs to go

3. ICICI Bank in strategic tie-up with NDB

4. App-only bank with no branches to launch in UK

5. IFMR Capital initiates first Capital Market Transaction for MUDRA

6. SWIFT financial messaging service launched in India

7. ICICI Bank offers ‘work-from-home’ for women

8. RuPay to launch Credit Cards in September

9. RBI announced liquidity measures for March 2016

10. ICICI Bank to Partner FINO PayTech for Payments Bank

11. Jan Dhan account deposits cross Thirty Thousand Crore Rupees

12. 'RBI to lower rates by another 50 bps in FY17'

13. IDFC Bank launches #IDFC Twitter Resume campaign on Twitter to find prospective employees, attract millennials

14. India rated 9th in FDI Confidence Index

15. Bharti Airtel get payments bank licence from RBI

16. Punjab based Capital Local Area Bank – First small finance bank starts operations

17. RBI floats draft framework for account aggregator NBFCs

18. India-USA to improve AYUSH products jointly

19. Federal Bank to open startup incubation centres

20. SBI Cap seeks to sell Kingfisher House in Mumbai

21. IFSC banking units can open foreign currency current accounts

22. RBI to introduce new 500,100 rupee notes

23. Yes Bank ties up with online payment solutions startup Click & pay

24. RBI cancelled Certificate of Registration of four NBFCs

25. Those earning Rs 50 lakh a year must declare assets

26. ICICI Bank open to investing in startups

27. Development Bank of Singapore(DBS) Bank launches mobile-only bank

28. Paytm ties up with Delhi Metro for card recharge

29. SEBI considering doing away with requirement of fresh KYC for Opening of new accounts in Securities Market

30. LIC launches online repository

31. RBI asked the banks to open banks in villages with a population of more than 5000

32. SBI chief identifies four change drivers in Indian banking system

33. SBI now also has the largest PoS network in India

34. RBI to issue 1000 banknotes with inset letter R

35. Banks adopt new rate formula

36. Punjab National Bank top mobilizer under Gold Monetization Scheme


37. Experian India launches new fraud solution for banking and insurance

38. Country's first small finance bank to start ops on April 13

39. RBI eases reporting of NEFT by Non-A/C holders

40. RBI lets only e-filing of FDI forms from Feb 8

41. SBI opens Japan Desk in New Delhi

42. BSE to get its own postal stamp

43. SBI, BoB and other PSBs creating anti-money laundering framework for overseas branches

44. Public sector banks install 14k ATMs in 2015-16

45. DBS Bank to set up new technology hub in Hyderabad

46. SBI lowers lending rates by 5 bps to 9.15%

47. National Payments Corporation of India’s (NPCI) Unified Payments Interface (UPI) was

48. NABARD lent 1000 crore rupees to Haryana State Warehousing Corporation (HSWC)

49. Bank customers can use post-office ATMs soon

50. ICICI Bank launches credit-linked subsidy scheme under PMAY

51. Mutual funds roll out Aadhaar number

52. Bank of Baroda posts highest ever loss by an Indian bank

53. Bandhan Bank Mobilizes 5000 crore deposits till December

54. KickStarter launches official Android app

55. SIDBI signs MoU with Saarc Development Fund

56. HDFC Bank launches SmartUp

57. Government raises EPF interest rate to 8.8 pc for 2015-16

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60. Amazon to set up its second largest global delivery centre in Hyderabad

61. Uber opens Asia’s first engineering hub in India

62. First revised estimates of macroeconomic indicators for 2014-15 released

63. Public Sector Banks risk losing 'highly safe' tag sans additional capital

64. Banks may put 3-lakh cr of bad loans on the block in 2017: Arcil

65. RBL launches banking platform for entrepreneurs

66. Government raises EPF interest rate to 8.8 pc for 2015-16

67. India’s 1st startup hostel launched in Bengaluru

68. SEBI raises FPI investment limit

69. RBL becomes first private sector bank to open dedicated branch for startups

70. Bank of Japan keeps interest rates unchanged

71. Hinduja group acquires Britain Building

72. BSNL in talks with Airtel for spectrum-sharing deal

73. India to host IMF meet on Asia’s economic challenges in New Delhi

74. PF interest Rate hiked to 8.8% for 2015-16

75. SEBI lowers MF exposure limits

76. Rajan joins World Economic Forum task force

77. Bank plans to open 500 branches this fiscal

78. The country’s largest bank State Bank of India has now launched ‘mVisa‘ ,a mobilebased payments solution

79. World Bank initiated “Climate Action Plan”

80. SIDBI clears 1,000 Crore for early-stage startups

81. RBI changes tenor of G-secs worth Rs 37,300 crore

82. Fitch maintains India’s growth forecast at 7.5%

83. Core banking facility available at 25K post offices by April

84. RBI cancels registration of 4 NBFCs

85. RBI Deputy governor Urjit Patel, set for term extension

86. RBI permits banks to sell India Gold Coins

87. Nepal SBI Bank launches payment gateway

88. RBI issues norms for branch offices by foreign entities

89. Nita Ambani most powerful businesswoman in Asia: Forbes

90. RBI tweaks norms on Bank fraud provision

91. RBI is working on an e-pension ecosystem which would help in resolving issues concerning ghost pensions

92. Freecharge partners with Mexico-based movie theatre chain Cinepolis

93. Foodpanda Co-founder's startup acquires Ruplee

94. Government to infuse Rs. 5,000 crore in Public sector Banks

95. IDBI decided to raise the stake by 25%

96. Banks to issue 2nd tranche of gold bond scheme

97. Andhra Bank to launch Bharat Bill Payment Service soon

98. Banks likely to cut loan rates by 0.5%

99. SBI lowers home loan interest rate to 9.45%

100. Government approves 8.7% interest on Employees Provident Fund for 2015-16

101. Honda Amaze 2016 facelift launches in India

102. Thomas Cook India inks pact with Western Union, DCB Bank

103. South Indian Bank gets ISO 9001:2008 certification

104. SEBI scans FB accounts for insider trading probe

105. RBI imposes Rs 1Cr fine on SBT

106. SBI to offer loans to e-commerce sellers

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107. India Post Payments Bank To Be Functional By March

108. IDBI Bank first state-run bank to open branch at IFSC

109. PM Narendra Modi still topper among the Indian middle class: ET-TNS survey

110. Banks to share details in standard format

111. Renault launches updated version of Duster

112. SoftBank splits into two subsidiaries

113. Vijay Mallya exits from Sanofi after 33 years as chairman

114. IDBI Federal Life ties up with KSCA for bowling foundation

115. LIC offers longer cover under ‘Jeevan Labh’

116. Xi Jin Ping officially launches AIIB

117. National Payments Corporation of India to launch credit card by year-end

118. ICICI launches country’s 1st contactless credit card for SMEs

119. NABARD FY17 borrowing estimated at Rs 50k cr

120. Morgan Stanley downgrades Bank of Baroda and ICICI Bank

121. RBI unlocks Rs.40000 crore additional capital for banks

122. Finance Minister of India Mr. Arun Jaitley has indicated that the Government may merge 27 public sector banks into just six.

123. Rajan calls for new global monetary policy pact

124. RBI keeps key rates unchanged

125. PNB launches host of digital banking solutions

126. AADHAR not mandatory for direct Benefit Scheme

127. The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved first set of loans totaling US 509 million dollars to finance projects in four countries viz. Bangladesh, Pakistan, Indonesia and Tajikistan. These loans for the four projects were approved in Board of Directors meeting of AIIB held at its headquarters in Beijing, China.

128. Federal Bank ties up with US based payment company for faster international remittances.


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