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. When did Reserve Bank of India (RBI) formed?

Answer: 1935 april 1

2. When did Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Nationalised ? Answer: 1949

3. Where was the first Headquarters of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ? Answer: Kolkata

4. When did the Headquarters of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) moved to Mumbai ? Answer: 1937

5. Who was the First Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor ? Answer: Sir Osborne Smith

6. Who was the first Indian RBI Governor? Answer: C.D.Deshmukh

* 7. Which Commission recommended the formation of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ? Answer: Hilton Young Commission (Royal commission)

* 8. Which is the central bank in India ? Answer: RBI

* 9. Which bank is known as Banker's Bank ? Answer: Reserve Bank of India (RBI)

* 10. Who is the present Governor of RBI ? Answer: D. Subba Rao

* 11. Who introduced the Banking Ombudsman Scheme ? Answer: Reserve Bank of India

Which is the first bank in India to introduce ATM ? Answer: H. The currency of IMF is known as ? Answer: SDR (Special Drawing Rights) 11. Which is the first bank in India to start its branches outside India ? Answer: Bank of India 7. Which is the first bank started with Indian capital (Indian owned bank) ? Answer: Punjab National Bank 4. Which is the first Bank managed by Indians ? Answer: Oudh Commercial Bank 3. Which is the First Bank in India ? Answer: Bank of Hindustan 2.B.1.C bank 8.S. Which is the first bank to get ISO certificate ? Answer: Canara Bank 6. Which is the first foreign Bank in India ? Answer: Chartered Bank 5. Which is known as Artificial currency or Paper Gold ? Answer: SDR . Which is the oldest public bank in India ? Answer: Allahabad Bank 9. Which is the paper used for making Indian currency ? Answer: Rag 10.

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