01 November 2017

General Awareness for Bank Exams - Latest Objective Bits 2017

1. On 4 October 2017, RBI declared its ..... Monetary Policy Statement 2017-18.
1) Second Bi-monthly 2) Third Bi-monthly
3) Fifth Bi-monthly 4) First Bi-monthly
5) Fourth Bi-monthly

2. RBI reduced the Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR), the portion of deposits held by banks in government securities, by 0.5 % to ....... on 4 October 2017.
1) 19.0% 2) 18.5% 3) 19.5%
4) 21.0% 5) 22.0%

3. RBI declared 'as a part of the transition to LCR of 100 percent by 1 January 2019, it is proposed to reduce the SLR by 50 basis points'. In this context, LCR stands for .......
1) Liquidity Company Ratio
2) Liability Coverage Ratio
3) Liquidity Coverage Ratio
4) Liquidity Coverage Rotation
5) Limit Coverage Ratio

4. The present 6 members of Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) are Chetan Ghate, Pami Dua, Viral Acharya, Michael Patra, Urjit Patel and.....
1) Subhash Chandra Garg 2) S.Aruna
3) N.S.Viswanathan 4) Arun Jaitley
5) Ravindra Dholakia

5. RBI on 4 October 2017, reduced the GDP forecast from 7.3% to .......
1) 7.2% 2) 6.0% 3) 6.7% 4) 5.0% 5) 7.0%

6. After Fourth Bi-monthly Monetary Policy Statement 2017-18, Policy Repo Rate unchanged by RBI at .......
1) 6.0% 2) 4.5% 3) 4.0% 4) 4.75% 5) 5.0%

7. Present Reverse Repo Rate is ...........
1) 5.75% 2) 6.0% 3) 4.75% 4) 5.00% 5) 5.25%

8. In the Fourth Monetary Policy Statement, RBI retained the Marginal Standing Facility (MSF) at ........
1) 5.0% 2) 6.5% 3) 4.75% 4) 6.25% 5) 5.25%

9. Present Bank Rate is ........
1) 6.25% 2) 6.5% 3) 5.75% 4) 19.5% 5) 4.0%

10. Present CRR (Cash Reserve Ratio) is .......
1) 4.0% 2) 6.25% 3) 4.75% 4) 6.50% 5) 5.75%

11. Internal Study Group to Review the Working of the Marginal Cost of Funds Based Lending Rate System submitted its report to RBI on 25 September 2017. It is headed by........
1) Urjith Patel 2) Ratan Watal
3) Ashok Lavasa 4) Janak Raj 5) Sri Krishna

12. RBI constituted "High Level Task Force on Public Credit Registry for India". It is headed by .......
1) Sekar Karnam 2) Vishaka Mulye
3) Y. M. Deosthalee 4) Rashesh Shah
5) Sriram Kalyanaraman

13. The Seminar on Agricultural Debt Waiver addressed by Urjith Patel concluded at ......
1) New Delhi 2) Hyderabad 3) Chennai
4) Pune 5) Mumbai

14. National Institute of Bank Management, the autonomous apex institute established by RBI and banks located at .......
1) Mumbai 2) Delhi 3) Kolkata
4) Pune 5) Hyderabad

15. RBI published report of the Household Finance Committee headed by ........
1) Lily Vadera 2) Aravind Pangariaya
3) Tarun Ramadorai 4) A K Mathur
5) Amitab Kanth

16. On 17 Oct 2017, banks are advised by RBI to pay immediately the interest amount already due to the depositors in GMS 2015. In this context, GMS stands for ........
1) Gold Money Scheme
2) Gold Monetization Store
3) Gap Monetization Scheme
4) Gold Make Scheme
5) Gold Monetization Scheme

17. Narendra Modi inaugurated banking services of the Utkarsh Bank. It has head office at ..........
1) Mumbai 2) Gandhi Nagar 3) Chennai
4) Varanasi 5) New Delhi

18. Fitch Ratings estimated Indian Banks will require about ..... billion in additional capital, to meet the Basel III capital adequacy norms by March 2019.
1) $65 2) $45 3) $10 4) $75 5) $55

19. First of its kind for India, which bank will partner with e-commerce firms to provide automated payday loan-type credit to customers at the bottom of the digital pyramid?
1) ICICI Bank 2) HDFC Bank
3) Andhra Bank 4) Bank of Baroda
5) Union Bank of India

20. 'Ready For You. Ready For Tomorrow' is the punch line of which bank ?
1) HDFC Bank 2) SBI 3) ICICI Bank
4) Tamilnadu Mercantile Bank Ltd
5) Indian Bank

21. Which bank launched a unique Womens' centric savings bank account, "All Bank Shakti" ?
1) Andhra Bank 2) Indian Bank
3) Allahabad Bank 4) Bank of Baroda
5) ICCI Bank

22. 'Har Kadam Aap Ki Saath' is the tag line of .....
1) Andhra Bank 2) Bank of India
3) Allahabad Bank 4) Citi Bank 5) ICICI Bank

23. RBI slapped a monetary penalty of Rs.6 crore on Yes Bank and Rs.2 crore on ..... Bank for violating regulation.
1) SBI 2) Union Bank of India
3) IDFC 4) HDFC 5) Punjab National Bank

24. India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) new MD and CEO is .......
1) Suresh N Patel 2) Kishore Kharath
3) R. Subramaniakumar 4) Suresh Sethi 5) Aditya Puri

25. On 24 October 2017, Finance Minister announced ........ for the PSB (Public Sector Bank) recapitalization.
1) Rs.1.75 lakh crore
2) Rs.3.11 lakh crore
3) Rs.2.81 lakh crore
4) Rs.1.11 lakh crore
5) Rs.2.11 lakh crore

Answers:

1-5
2-3
3-3
4-5
5-3
6-1
7-1
8-4
9-1
10-1
11-4
12-3
13-5
14-4
15-3
16-5
17-4
18-1
19-1
20-3
21-3
22-3
23-3
24-4
25-5

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