Current Affairs - Banking

Exercise : Banking - Latest Current Affairs
  • Banking - Latest Current Affairs
101.
Which bank launched the ‘Infinity Savings Account’ with zero domestic transaction fees?
State Bank of India
ICICI Bank
Axis Bank
HDFC Bank
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Axis Bank launched the ‘Infinity Savings Account’ with zero domestic transaction fees. This account eliminates domestic transaction fees, minimum balance requirements etc. It is designed to cater to the needs of digitally savvy customers who are avid users of subscription-based services.

102.
Which of the following banks has grabbed the title rights for the home international series of the Board of Control for Cricket in India for three years?
IDFC First Bank
Punjab National Bank
Bank of Maharashtra
Kotak Mahindra Bank
Answer: Option
Explanation:
On 25th August, the Indian Cricket Board announced that the IDFC First Bank has grabbed the title rights for the home international series of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for three years.

103.
Which bank introduced an innovative Customer Service Points (CSP) functionality that allows customers to seamlessly enrol in essential social security schemes using just their Aadhaar cards?
State Bank of India (SBI)
Bank of Baroda (BoB)
Punjab National Bank (PNB)
ICICI Bank
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The State Bank of India (SBI) has introduced an innovative Customer Service Points (CSP) functionality that allows customers to seamlessly enrol in essential social security schemes using just their Aadhaar cards. The move was unveiled by SBI's Chairman, Dinesh Khara, who emphasized the bank's commitment to breaking down barriers to financial security through technology-driven solutions.

104.
The Reserve Bank of India has granted its approval for the amalgamation of which of the following banks with The Jalgaon Peoples Co-operative Bank?
Cosmos Co-operative Bank
Saraswat Co-operative Bank
Akola Merchant Co-operative Bank
TJSB Co-operative Bank
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has granted its approval for the amalgamation of Akola Merchant Co-operative Bank with The Jalgaon Peoples Co-operative Bank.

105.
Which of the following banks has partnered with Marriott Bonvoy, to unveil Marriott's first Credit Card?
Canara Bank
AXIS Bank
ICICI Bank
HDFC Bank
Answer: Option
Explanation:
In a groundbreaking collaboration, HDFC Bank, India’s leading private sector bank, has partnered with Marriott Bonvoy, the acclaimed travel program by Marriott International, to unveil the ‘Marriott Bonvoy HDFC Bank Credit Card‘.