General Knowledge

Important Information about Nationalized Banks of India

    

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                                          Important Points

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Allahabad Bank is the oldest bank to start Joint Stock in India.

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Central Bank of India is the first Indian bank to be fully owned by Indians.

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Bank of India is the First bank to open its branch outside the india (at London, 1946).

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Bank of Baroda has the largest number of branches in the abroad.

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ICICI Bank is the largest Private Sector Bank in India to have Rs. One Trillion Market value. It is the first Universal Bank in India.

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Punjab National Bank is the first Indian Bank to have unlimited liability.

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Union Bank of India was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1919.

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Canara Bank has received ISO 9002 certificate to its one of the branch.

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SBI is the largest commercial bank in India, and Government holds 51% of shares of the SBI.

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Indian Postal Department has launched a Stamp in the name of the Central Bank of India celeb0rating its 100 years in 2011.