RRB Officer & IBPS PO Interview Questions Banking Awareness PDF Part 01

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IBPS PO & RRB Officer Scale Interview Top 100 BANKING AWARENESS Questions

  • 》Money laundering means – the process of conversion of money obtained illegally to  appear to have originated from legitimate sources
  • 》Money laundering refers to the conversion of money which is legally obtained
  • 》 Money lend for 15 days or more in Inter-bank market is called term money
  • 》Money lent for one day is called call money
  • 》Money market is the center of dealings mainly of short-term character in monetary assets
  • 》 Mortgage is security on immovable property for a loan given by a bank
  • 》 Mutual funds fall within the supervisory purview of SEBI
  • 》 NABARD was established in 1982
  • 》 National Income Estimates in India are prepared by Central Statistics Commission

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  • 》RBI declared that it had withdrawn the instruction of compensation to banks at how much percent of the national value of counterfeit notes detected?25 Percent
  • 》Public sector bank, foreign bank, private sector bank and regional rural bank are classified as commercial banks
  • 》On which Rate at which commercial banks borrow short-term funds with RBI ~~Repo Rate
  • 》 NRI and FII deposits are called as hot money
  • 》 Normally Economic Growth is coupled with? ~~> Inflation.
  • 》National savings certificates, infrastructure bonds, Indira Vikas Patras, Krishi Vikas  Patra, etc. are examples of financial assets
  • 》 Regional Rural Banks fall within supervisory purview of-RBI, Note: RBI is the supervisor and NABARD are the regulators.

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  • 》 Regional Rural Banks were set up in 1975
  • 》 Reserve Bank of India issues all the currency notes except one rupee note
  • 》 Reserve Bank of India undertakes the following rates: CRR; SLR and repo rates
  • 》 Reveling credit is made available by the issuer in the case of ~~Credit Card
  • 》Savings bank accounts are opened by individuals for savings purposes
  • 》Scheduled commercial banks are banks which have been included in the second  schedule of RBI act, 1934; registered under companies act and got a license as per Banking Regulations act 1949
  • 》 SEBI means Securities and Exchange Board of India.
  • 》 Securities and Exchange Board of India was established in 1988
  • 》 Six banks were nationalized during the second stage on 15.4.1980
  • 》Small finance Banks must disburse how much percent of their total adjusted net bank  credit to priority sector?75%
  • 》 State Bank of India was formulated as per SBI act 1955
  • 》 State Bank of Indore was merged with state Bank of India in which year? ~~> 2010

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  • 》T-bills are financial instruments initially sold by ____ to raise funds.-the  government
  • 》The account in which trading of shares in their electronic form is called as DEMAT  account
  • 》The bank branches which can undertake foreign exchange business directly are known  as approved dealers in foreign exchange
  • 》The banking ombudsman resolves the complaints of the customers regarding services  provided by the banks
  • 》 The capital market deals with long-term funds, both debt, and equity
  • 》 The conversion of money which is illegally obtained is called as – money laundering
  • 》 The credit risk to the bank is high from which of these cards – Credit cards
  • 》 The crossing on a cheque can be canceled by the drawer of the cheque under his full signature
  • 》The Economy in which there is a mixture of Public and Private Sector both is called? ~~> Mixed Economy.
  • 》The excess of the total expenditures over total receipts is known as? ~~> Budget Deficit.
  • 》 The financial literacy includes the following namely; how to invest the funds; how to use the limited funds carefully; how to minimize the risks and how to reinvest the money  earned
  • 》 The first bank in India was set up on modern lines in 1770 by an agency house
  • 》The first bank note issued by Independent India was the One Rupee note issued in which year? ~~> 1949

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  • 》 The first Indian bank to open a branch outside India in London in 1946 is Bank of India
  • 》 The first public sector bank to issue capital to the public is – Oriental Bank of Commerce
  • 》The fixed deposits, reinvestment deposits, and recurring deposits are repayable after an agreed period.
  • 》The following are the functions of a commercial bank namely; providing project finance; settlement of payments on behalf of the customers; issuing credit and debit cards to the customers and providing services such as locker facilities and remittances
  • 》The following are the functions of banks – accepting deposits; granting loans; collecting cheques; issuing drafts; selling gold/silver coins
  • 》The following are the sources of finance for any commercial bank – capital, borrowings from RBI, deposits and cash reserves with RBI
  • 》The following constitutes the largest percentage of retail loans in the country – Home loans
  • 》The following is a measure taken by RBI to control inflation in the country -raising of Repo and Reverse Repo rates.
  • 》 The following is not a primary function of a bank – Facilitating import of goods
  • 》The following represents the correct meaning of Repo rate – Rate for borrowing rupees by  banks from RBI
  • 》The fourteen banks which were nationalized on 19.7.1969 were-Central Bank of India;  Bank of Maharashtra; Dena Bank; Punjab National Bank; Syndicate Bank; Canara Bank; Indian Bank; Indian Overseas Bank; Bank of Baroda; Union Bank; Allahabad Bank; United Bank of India; United Commercial Bank and Bank of India
  • 》The headquarters of International Monetary Fund is located at which place? ~~> Washington DC.
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  • 》The letter “L” available in the term LAF commonly used in the financial/economic news is called as- Liquidity
  • 》 The loans of very small amounts given to low-income group is called as – Microcredit
  • 》The non-performing assets of any bank are called as – sub-standard assets, doubtful  assets, and loss assets
  • 》 The performing assets of any bank are called as – standard assets
  • 》The primary issuers of capital market securities include- the Central and Local  Governments and corporations
  • 》The rate at which the domestic currency can be converted into foreign currency, and vice versa is known as the – exchange rate
  • 》The reserves which can act as a liquidity buffer for commercial banks during crisis times  are CRR and SLR
  • 》The subsidiaries of State Bank of India are; State Bank of Patiala; State Bank of  Hyderabad; State Bank of Travancore; State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur and State Bank of Mysore.
  • 》The usual deposit accounts of banks are current accounts, savings bank accounts, and term deposit accounts
  • 》The usual deposit accounts of the banks are – current accounts, savings accounts, and  term deposit accounts
  • 》To which country does Mohammad Yunus, who developed the concept of Micro Credit and Micro Finance belong? ~~> Bangladesh.
  • 》 Universal banking is the roof under which various banking products are available
  • 》 Up to what extent, FDI in the Insurance sector is allowed by the government of India ?49%
  • 》 Upper limit prescribed for RTGS transaction is-No upper limit is prescribed
  • 》 Urban cooperative bank is not a commercial bank
  • 》What do you understand by the term called as mortgage ?- Making the security of  immovable property available as a cover for a home loan availed by the borrower
  • 》What is the best option to park money for a long period to earn a high rate of interest ~~Fixed Deposit A/c
  • 》What is the Cap on loan amount given out by a Non-Banking financial company – Micro Finance Institution?Rs 50000
  • 》What is the minimum tenure of deposits to be taken by NBFCs (Non-Banking Financial Companies) ?12 Months
  • 》What is the name of Australian Central Bank ~~Reserve Bank Australia

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  • 》What reason told by RBI governor recently for not issuing the high denomination currency above Rs 1000 bank note presently?Fear of Counterfeiting
  • 》 When a banker talks about CDR, CDR is meant – Corporate Debt Restructuring.
  • 》When the ATM installed in the bank is out of order, it is called as operational  risk
  • 》When the banks are not able to pay the amount to the depositors, it is called as liquidity risk
  • 》When the banks entertain in dealing with the insurance business, it is called as bancassurance
  • 》 When the bank’s products fail to survive in the market, it is called market risk
  • 》 When the computers are not functioning, it is called as operational risk
  • 》 When the loans are not repaid in time, it is called as credit risk
  • 》 When the rate of inflation increases purchasing power of money decreases
  • 》When the repayment period is between 37 to 84 months, such loans are called as medium-term loans
  • 》 When the repayment period is more than 84 months, they are called as long-term loans
  • 》When the repayment period of any loan is up to 36 months, the loan is called as term loan
  • 》Where is the Federal Reserve system (The USA Central bank) headquartered ~~, New York
  • 》 Where is the headquarter of Asian Development Bank ~~Manilla (Philippines)
  • 》 Where is the headquarter of World Bank Located? ~~> Washington D.C.
  • 》 Where is the headquarters of Allahabad Bank located? ~~> Kolkata.

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  • 》Where is the headquarters of Badhan Bank’s Located ~~(Kolkata, Chairman ~~Ashok Lahiri)
  • 》 Where is the headquarters of Central Bank of India located ~~Mumbai
  • 》Which action will be taken by RBI to reduce the excess liquidity in the market ~~Increase CRR (Cash Reserve Ratio)
  • 》Which bank accredited by the green climate fund as an implementing entity for climate change-related projects in India?NABARD
  • 》Which card product launched by the banks is working on the principle of ‘Buy Now Pay  Later’ ~~Credit Card
  • 》Which private sector bank has the maximum number of ATMs Machine in India? ~~> ICICI Bank.

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