Gold Monetization Scheme (GMS) updated

On Friday (16.08.2019), Reserve Bank of India updated several amendments made to Gold Monetization scheme 2015 till date and advised all designated banks to give adequate publicity to the Scheme through their branches, websites and other channels. Gold Monetization Scheme (GMS) which includes the revamped ‘Gold Deposit Scheme’ (GDS) and revamped ‘Gold Metal Loan Scheme…

What is Aadhar Act?

The Aadhaar Act is defined as “an identification number issued to an individual by Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on receipt of the demographic information and biometric information as per the provisions of the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016.” In terms of above act every resident…

Opening of current accounts in banks

A Current account in a bank is a running account (also known as demand deposit) maintained in banks mostly for the purpose of business. The following types of entities are eligible to open current accounts in banks. Individual/Proprietorship Account Hindu Undivided Family (H.U.F) Account Partnership concerns/Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) Limited and Private Companies Trust Account…

Bank Accounts of Government/Semi Government departments:

Government departments or semi Government departments need a bank account to carry out the financial transactions of the departments. Government business like Salary payments, Pension payments,Fee collection, tax collection,PPF, Sukanya samriddhi, Senior citizen savings scheme,etc.are routed through banks.Most of the public sector banks eying for government business as they they get huge amount of deposits…