Indian Economy MCQ-225

Economy Questions for HPPSC,WBPSC,CDS,NDA/NA SSC CGL Tier-II Exams

What is full form of PPP as used in financial world?


Insurance business in India is regulated by:


The Insurance Regulatory Development Authority (IRDA) was established on which of the following committee’s recommendations?


Which among the following is the oldest Development Financial Institution of India?


ICICI stands for:


ICICI was established in:


Consider the following statements:

1. The National Housing Bank, the apex institution in housing finance in India, was set up as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Reserve Bank of India
2. The Small Industries Development Bank of India was established as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Industrial Development Bank of India

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


Regional rural banks:

1. have limited area of operation
2. have free access to liberal refinance facilities from NABARD
3. are required to lend only to weaker sections


What does the term NSDL stand for?


NABARD (National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development) was established on:


The arguments to support opening up of the Insurance sector in India were:
1. It will provide wider choice to customers
2. It will infuse competition and efficiency
3. It will widen the base of long term funds
4. It will improve balance of payments position

choose the correct answer from:


Agricultural Banking College is located in:


Match the following:

Institutions—–Formation yr.
A. National Stock Exchange 1. 1990
B. OTCEI 2.1992
C. SEBI 3. 1993
D. CARE 4. 1988



The liabilities of a commercial bank are:
1. time deposits
2. security holdings
3. demand deposits
4. advances from the central bank


NABARD celebrated its Silver Jubilee in the year:


PLR stands for:


What is the role of ‘Over-the Counter Exchange’ (OTC)?


Consider the following financial institutions of India:
1. Industrial Finance Corporation of India (IFCI)
2. Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India (ICICI)
3. Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI)
4. National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)
The correct chronological sequence of the establishment of these institutions is:


What is ECBs?


ALM stands for:


EXIM Bank was set-up in :


Which of the following activities would Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) undertake under the new rural industrialisation programme?
1. Consultation in erecting the project
2. Providing marketing assistance and refinance facilities at later stage
3. Running the project during initial stage


National Housing Bank (NHB) was established in:


The structure of capital markets includes:


Which of the following is at the apex of Industrial Finance in India? [UDC 1995]