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IASGateAdmin | 06, May 2020

CO-OPERATIVE BANKS UNDER SARFAESI…

Why in News? The Supreme Court held that Co-operative banks established under a State law and multi-State level co-operative societies…

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IASGateAdmin | 06, May 2020

DEPOSIT INSURANCE AND CREDIT…

Why in News? RBI has asked the Registrar of Co-operative Societies, Maharashtra to start the process of winding up operations…

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IASGateAdmin | 27, Apr 2020

Prelim Snippets – 27.04.2020

1.Credit Risk Funds Why in News? Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund has recently decided to close its six credit risk funds.…

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IASGateAdmin | 20, Apr 2020

WAYS AND MEANS ADVANCES

Why in News? The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced a 60% increase in the Ways and Means Advances…

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IASGateAdmin | 11, Apr 2020

Prelim Snippets – 11.04.2020

1. TRIFED Why in News? TRIFED in collaboration with UNICEF & WHO launched digital campaign through webinar for SHGs to…

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IASGateAdmin | 08, Apr 2020

CORONA BONDS

Context: Corona bonds is recently seen in news, which could be a possible resolution to alleviate Eurozone financial struggles amid…

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IASGateAdmin | 06, Apr 2020

RBI PLANS FOR AN…

Why in News? The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is in the process of putting together an exclusive wing for…

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IASGateAdmin | 26, Mar 2020

RECAPITALISATION OF RRBS

Why in News? The Centre has approved a ₹1,340-crore recapitalisation plan for Regional Rural Banks (RRBs). The move is crucial…

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IASGateAdmin | 18, Mar 2020

RBI GUIDELINES TO REGULATE…

Why in News? The Reserve Bank of India has recently released guidelines for regulating activities of Payment Aggregators and Payment…

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IASGateAdmin | 28, Feb 2020

EASE 3.0 FOR TECH-ENABLED…

Why in News? Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has recently launched Ease 3.0 for tech-enabled to change the customer’s experience at…

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IASGateAdmin | 27, Feb 2020

Prelim Snippets- 27.02.2020

1.Masala Bonds Context: Recently, Asian Development Bank (ADB) has listed its 10-year masala bonds worth Rs 850 crore on the…

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IASGateAdmin | 08, Feb 2020

Prelim Snippets- 08.02.2020

1. Cancer-Mutated Genes Why in News? Recently, the scientists have completed Pan-Cancer Project, to map gene mutations that drive cancer’s…

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IASGateAdmin | 03, Feb 2020

INSURANCE COVER ON BANK’S…

Why in News? Finance Minister has recently proposed to increase the limit of insurance cover in case of Bank Failure…

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IASGateAdmin | 10, Jan 2020

Prelim Snippets-10.01.2020

1. Video Based Customer Identification Process (V-CIP) Context: Recently, the RBI has amended the Know Your Customer (KYC) norms allowing…

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IASGateAdmin | 02, Jan 2020

WEIGHING IN ON THE…

Context: While there is justification in selling loss-making units, the situation is more difficult to understand in the case of…

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IASGateAdmin | 30, Dec 2019

Prelim Snippets- 30-12-2019

1.Iran, China and Russia’s Joint Naval Drill in Indian Ocean and Gulf of Oman Why in News? Iran, China and…

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IASGateAdmin | 28, Dec 2019

GROSS NPAS MAY RISE,…

Why in News? According to an RBI report, the gross non-performing asset (GNPA) ratio of banks may increase to 9.9%…

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IASGateAdmin | 27, Dec 2019

“TREND AND PROGRESS OF…

Why in News? The RBI has recently released "Trend and Progress of Banking in India 2018-19". This Report presents the…

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IASGateAdmin | 16, Dec 2019

Prelim Snippets 16-12-2019

1. Unified Payments Interface (UPI) Why in News? Recently, Google has written to US Federal Reserve about UPI which is…

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IASGateAdmin | 13, Dec 2019

CABINET APPROVES AMENDMENT TO…

Why in News? The Union Cabinet has recently approved certain crucial amendments to the IBC code, 2016 through Insolvency and…

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IASGateAdmin | 12, Dec 2019

Prelim Snippets 12-12-2019

1. Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) Why in News? Recently, Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) was jointly released by Germanwatch,…

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IASGateAdmin | 10, Dec 2019

Prelim Snippets 10-12-2019

1. Nehru-Liaquat Pact, 1950 Why in News? Home Minister Amit Shah has stated that the passage of Citizenship Amendment Bill,…

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IASGateAdmin | 10, Dec 2019

INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL SERVICES CENTRES…

Why in News? The Union Cabinet has recently approved International Financial Services Centres Authority Bill, 2019 which seeks to establish…

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IASGateAdmin | 07, Dec 2019

GUIDELINES FOR “ON TAP…

Context: The RBI has recently released the Guidelines for “on tap Licensing” of Small Finance Banks in the Private Sector.…

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IASGateAdmin | 07, Dec 2019

Prelim Snippets 07-12-2019

1. NEFT Why in News? The RBI has announced that the National Electronic Fund Transfer (NEFT) will be available round-the-clock…

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IASGateAdmin | 06, Dec 2019

RBI KEEPS INTEREST RATES…

Why in News? The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) decided to keep the interest…

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IASGateAdmin | 08, Nov 2019

RBI PANEL MOOTS TIGHTER…

Why in News? In 2018, Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Company (IL&FS), a core Investment company (CIC) with over 300 subsidiaries,…

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IASGateAdmin | 09, Oct 2019

GREEN CHANNEL COMBINATION

Why in News? Putting in place a speedier approval mechanism, Competition Commission has introduced a green channel route for clearing…

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IASGateAdmin | 02, Oct 2019

SOVEREIGN GOLD BONDS SCHEME…

Why in News? The Government of India, in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India, has decided to issue Sovereign…

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IASGateAdmin | 08, Sep 2019

EXTERNAL BENCHMARK-BASED LENDING

Why in News? The RBI has made it mandatory for all banks to link floating rate loans — to retail…

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IASGateAdmin | 03, Sep 2019

STEERING COMMITTEE ON FINTECH…

Why in News? The Steering Committee on Fintech related issues constituted by the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs,…

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IASGateAdmin | 31, Aug 2019

MERGER OF PUBLIC SECTOR…

Context: The Centre has announced a mega amalgamation plan, aimed at improving their financial health and enhancing their lending capacity…

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IASGateAdmin | 28, Aug 2019

HOW AND WHY RBI…

Context: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will transfer ₹1.76 trillion to the government this fiscal. Background: RBI Board accepted…

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IASGateAdmin | 28, Aug 2019

ECONOMIC CAPITAL FRAMEWORK

Why in News? The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to transfer Rs 1.76 lakh crore to the Central…

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IASGateAdmin | 26, Aug 2019

Prelim Snippets 26-08-2019

Bavar-373 Context: Iran has officially unveiled Bavar-373 air defense system About: It is Iran’s new home-grown air defence system. It…

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IASGateAdmin | 17, Aug 2019

GOVT. ISSUES GUIDELINES FOE…

Why in news? In pursuance of the announcement made in the Union Budget 2019-20 the Government has issued a scheme…

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IASGateAdmin | 16, Aug 2019

RBI ISSUES FINAL NORMS…

Why in News? The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued the final framework for regulatory sandbox in order to…

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IASGateAdmin | 14, Aug 2019

NEGATIVE RATE POLICY

Context: Negative rate policy – once considered only for economies with chronically low inflation such as Europe and Japan –…

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IASGateAdmin | 10, Aug 2019

INDIAN ECONOMY SLOWDOWN

Context- The Indian economy is facing one of its most challenging times in years, and policymakers are responding to the…

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IASGateAdmin | 30, Jan 2019

RBI to Inject Rs.…

In News: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said that it will inject Rs. 37,500 crores into the system through…

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