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Current General Awareness-2016 MCQ-72

JF-17 Thunder is a lightweight, single engine, multi role combat aircraft developed jointly by Pakistan and?

(A) USA
(B) China
(C) Russia
(D) Japa
(E) Iraq

The constitution of the six members Monetary Policy Committee (MFC) was notified recently.One of the six members of the MFC will be the deputy governor of RBI,1 in charge of Monetary Policy, who at present is_____

(A) NS Viswanathan
(B) Harun R Khan
(C) ) R Gandhi
(D) SS Mundra
(E) Anand Sinha

Which is the first bank from India raised $500 million via dollar-denominated green bond recently?

(A) ICICI
(B) Yes Bank
(C) Axis Bank
(D) SBI
(E) OBC

An efficient and effective Payment and Settlement system is a necessary condition for a well running Financial System. Under which of the following legislation does RBI control PS system in India?

(A) RBI Act 1934
(B) BR Act 1949
(C) PSS Act 2007
(D) Negotiable Instruments Act 1881
(E) None of the above

What are major asset classes ?

(A) Equity
(B) Debt
(C) Cash and Money Market instruments
(D) Real Estate and Alternate assets
(E) All the above

Which of the following countries hosts 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR)?

(A) Myanmar
(B) Vietnam
(C) Pakistan
(D) Sri Lanka
(E) India

Charlotte Edwards announced her retirement from international cricket in May 2016 She is the captain of the women’s cricket team of?

(A) England
(B) Australia
(C) South Africa
(D) West Indies
(E) New Zealand

Bank Rate stands adjusted by 25 basis points from 7 .00 % to 6 .75% with effect from which date?

(A) 1.1.2016
(B) October 04, 2016
(C) 30.4.2016
(D) 1.4.2016
(E) None

Which bank signed Moll with Birla Sun Life Asset Management Company for distribution of mutual fund products on 1 October 2016?

(A) Corporation Bank
(B) Axis Bank
(C) Karnataka Bank Ltd
(D) IDBI
(E) ICICI

Which of the following are correct in respect of Certificate of Deposits?

(A) There is no lock-in period for certificates of deposit
(B) Banks/ FIs cannot grant loans against CDs
(C) They cannot buy back their own CDs before maturity
(D) Banks need to maintain Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) and Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR), on the issue price of the CDs
(E) All of the above

Asset liability Management framework facilitates bank to measure, monitor and control liquidity risk and interest rate risk on its balance sheet.How this helps?

(A) to prepare balance sheet
(B) to prepare profit and loss account
(C) improvising suitable strategies for asset liability management
(D) to maintain CSR
(E) None of these

Which airlines will operate daily flight between Hyderabad and Port Blair will be via Chennai while the daily service to Varanasi will be non-stop?

(A) IndiGo’s network
(B) Air India
(C) Spice jet
(D) Kingfisher
(E) Jet Airways

In the Monetary Policy Committee, the six members are ………..

(A) Two members represented from RBI and four members selected by government of India.
(B) Three from RBI, one from commercial banks and two represented by government of India.
(C) One from RBI, five members sends by government of India.
(D) Three members represented from RBI and three members appointed by Central Government.
(E) In the amended Act, the composition of MPC not mentioned.

A market where buyers and sellers engage in trade of financial securities like bonds and stocks is called?

(A) Money Market
(B) Capital Market
(C) Commodities Market
(D) Bank Market
(E) None of these

LAF stands for………..

(A) Liquidity Adjournment Facility
(B) Liquidity Adjustment Facility
(C) Liability Adjustment Facility
(D) Liquidity Addition Facility
(E) LIBOR Adjustment Facility

Which of the following statements is true about Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana launched by the Government of India?

(A) This scheme is only for children up to 14 years of age
(B) Scheme was launched in 1983 but was withdrawn in 2000
(C) In 12th Five Years Plan, about 7 crore families will be provide insurance cover under the scheme
(D) All those who are above 60 will be provided insurance cover of Rs. 10 lakh
(E) None of these