Banking Awareness: List of Banking Abbreviation for Banking Exams

Banking Abbreviations

Banking Abbreviation for Upcoming Exams: Here we have collected a list of Important Banking Abbreviations that are  important for Banking Exams like IBPS PO, CLerk, SBI PO, Clerk, RRB PO,Clerk. IBPS and SBI are framing questions on abbreviations based on latest words that are in news. So we have collected a list of banking abbreviations that were in news. We have also collected abbreviations that are general in nature and should be known to aspirants. You can download this is PDF form at the end of the page or you can read from this post. Keep the PDF handy for any exam.

List of Important Banking Abbreviations

S.No
Acronym
Full Form
1
ADR
American Depository Receipt
2
AEPS
Aadhaar Enabled Payment System
3
AFA
Additional Factor Authentication
4
ANBC
Adjusted Net Bank Credit
5
APBS
Aadhaar Payment Bridge System
6
ARC
Asset Reconstruction Company
7
ASSOCHAM
Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India
8
ATM
Asynchronous Transfer Mode
9
ATM
Automated Teller Machine
10
BBPS
Bharat Bill Payment System
11
BHIM
Bharat Interface for Money
12
BIS
Bank for International Settlements
13
BoP
Balance of Payments
14
BRBNMPL
Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Limited
15
BSCS
Basel Committee on Banking Supervision
16
CAD
Capital Account Deficit
17
CAMELS
Capital Adequacy, Asset Quality, Management, Earnings, Liquidity, Systems and Control
18
CBLO
Collateralised Borrowing and Lending Obligation
19
CC
Cash Credit
20
CCF
Credit Conversion Factor
21
CD
Certificate of Deposit
22
CD Ratio
Credit Deposit Ratio
23
CDS
Credit Default Swap
24
CIBIL
Credit Information Bureau of (India) Limited
25
CIDR
Central Identities Data Repository
26
CII
Confederation of Indian Industries
27
CP
Commercial Paper
28
CPI
Consumer Price Index
29
CR
Capital Receipts
30
CRAR
Capital to Risk Weighted Asset Ratio
31
CRISIL
Credit Rating and Investment Services (India) Limited
32
CRR
Cash Reserve Ratio
33
CVV
Card Verification Value
34
DCCB
District Central Cooperative Bank
35
DD
Demand Draft
36
DICGC
Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation of India
37
DRI
Differntial Rate of Interest
38
ECB
External Commercial Borrowing
39
ECGC
Export Credit and Guarantee Corporation
40
ECR
Export Credit Refinance
41
ECS
Electronic Clearing Scheme
42
EEFC
Exchange Earners’ Foreign Currency Account
43
EMV
Europay, MasterCard, and Visa
44
ESOP
Employees’ stock optio
45
EXIM Bank
Export Import Bank of India
46
FCA
Foreign Currency Assets
47
FCCB
Foreign Currency Convertible Bond
48
FCNR(B)
Foreign Currency Non-resident (Banks)
49
FCNRA
Foreign Currency Non-resident Account
50
FCNRD
Foreign Currency Non-Repatriable Deposit
51
FDI
Foreign Direct Investment
52
FEMA
Foreign Exchange Management Act
53
FICCI
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
54
FII
Foreign Institutional Investor
55
FIMMDA
Fixed Income Money Market and Derivatives Association of India
56
FITL
Funded Interest Term Loan
57
FPI
Foreign Portfolio Investment
58
FRA
Forward Rate Agreement
59
FRBM
Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act, 2003
60
FRN
Floating Rate Note
61
GDP
Gross Domestic Product
62
GDR
Global Depository Receipt
63
IAP
In-App Payments
64
IIBI
Industrial Investment Bank of India
65
IIN
Institution Identification Number
66
IIP
Index of Industrial Production
67
IMF
International Monetary Fund
68
IMPS
Immediate Payment Service
69
IRBI
Industrial Reconstruction Bank of India
70
LAF
Liquidity Adjustment Facility
71
LCR
Liquidity Coverage Ratio
72
LEI
Legal Identity Identifier
73
LIBOR
London Inter-Bank Offered Rate
74
LIC
Life Insurance Corporation of India
75
LRS
Liberalised Remittance Scheme
76
MAMP
minimum average maturity period
77
MDR
Merchant Discount Rate
78
MIBOR
Mumbai Inter-Bank Offer Rate
79
NABARD
National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development
80
NACH
National Automated Clearing House
81
NASSCOM
National Association of Software and Services Companies
82
NBFC
Non-Banking Financial Companies
83
NEER
Nominal Effective Exchange Rate
84
NGO
Non-Governmental Organization
85
NHB
National Housing Bank
86
NPA
Non-Performing Assets
87
NSSF
National Small Savings Fund
88
OECD
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
89
OECO
Organisation for Economic Co-operation
90
OMO
Open Market Operations
91
PACS
Primary Agriculture Credit Societies
92
PCR
Public Credit Registry
93
PIO
Persons of Indian Origin
94
PPI
Prepaid Payment Instrument
95
QCCP
Qualifying Central Counterparties
96
QR Code
Quick Response Code
97
RIDF
Rural Infrastructure Development Fund
98
RLA
Recoveries of Loans & Advances
99
RWA
Risk Weighted Asset
100
SARFAESI
Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest
101
SDR
Special Drawing Right
102
SEBI
Securities and Exchange Board of India
103
SHGs
Self-Help Groups
104
SIDBI
Small Industries Development Bank of India
105
SIFI
Systemically Important Financial Institutions
106
SLR
Statutory Liquidity Ratio
107
SMA
Special Mention Account
108
SSI
Small-Scale Industries
109
STRIPS
Separate Trading of Registered Interest and Principal of Securities
110
SWIFT
Society for Worldwide Inter-bank Financial Telecommunications
111
UPI
Unified Payments Interface
112
VCF
Venture Capital Fund
113
VPA
Virtual Payment Address
114
WALR
Weighted average lending rate
115
WGWD
Working Group on Wilful Defaulters
116
WPI
Wholesale Price Index

 

 

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