Thu Jun 16 2022

Bank In News πŸ“•1. SBI acquires 9.95% stake in India International Clearing Corporation (IICC) πŸ“•2. Egypt added as fourth new member of BRICS New Development Bank πŸ“•3. Rajeev Ahuja appointed as interim CEO of RBL Bank πŸ“•4. Equitas Small Finance Bank Board approves re-appointment of Vasudevan PN as MD & CEO πŸ“•5. Sale of 19th tranche of electoral bonds opens on January 01, 2022 πŸ“•6. SEBI reconstitutes advisory committee on market data; Head- S Sahoo πŸ“•7. RBI releases framework for Facilitating Small Value Digital Payments in Offline Mode πŸ“•8. SBI Card joins hand with Paytm for card tokenisation πŸ“•9. IRDAI selects LIC, GIC Re and New India Assurance as Domestic Systemically Important Insurers πŸ“•10.Atul Kumar Goel takes charge as β€˜officer on special duty’ in PNB πŸ“•11.RBI Retains SBI, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank as Domestic Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs) πŸ“•12.IndusInd Bank launches β€˜green fixed deposits’ for retail and corporate customers πŸ“•13.RBI Gives Scheduled Bank Status to Airtel Payments Bank πŸ“•14.State Bank of India invests USD20 million in payment solutions provider Pine Labs πŸ“•15.CryptoWire launches India’s first cryptocurrencies index IC15 πŸ“•16.NPCI Bharat BillPay launches Unified Presentment Management System to simplify recurring bill payment πŸ“•17.Former RBI Governor Urjit Patel Appointed as Vice President of Beijing-based AIIB πŸ“•18.Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas appointed as next IMF’s Chief Economist to succeed Gita Gopinath πŸ“•19.RBI approves appointment of Ittira Davis as MD & CEO of Ujjivan SFB πŸ“•20.HDFC Bank named Best Private Bank In India at the Global Private Banking Awards 2021 πŸ“•21.LazyPay partners with SBM Bank India to launch LazyCard πŸ“•22.Paytm Payments Bank emerges biggest UPI beneficiary bank while SBI biggest remitter in December 2021: NPCI Data πŸ“•23.JIO Becomes First telecom company To Roll Out UPI AUTOPAY πŸ“•24.MobiKwik launches β€˜ClickPay’ in collaboration with NBBL for faster bill payments πŸ“•25.SEBI Launches Mobile App β€˜Saaβ‚Ήthi’ For Investor Education πŸ“•26.Tata Group choose SBI, Bank of Baroda and HDFC Bank as preferred bankers for Air India πŸ“•27.Paytm Money launches β€œIndia’s first” intelligent messenger named β€˜Pops’. πŸ“•28.Anantha Nageshwaran appointed as chief economic advisor of Government of India πŸ“•29.TerraPay partners with NPCI International to boost cashless transactions for Indian customers πŸ“•30.RBI approves appointment of Vinod Rai as independent Chairman of Unity Small Finance Bank