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Date : Dec 29, 2020
List of Select Abbreviations
ACU Asian Clearing Union
ADEPT Automated Data Extraction Project
ADSCR Average Debt Service Coverage Ratio
AEs Advanced Economies
AFCs Asset Finance Companies
AIFIs All-India Financial Institutions
ALM Asset-Liability Management
AML/CFT Anti-money Laundering / Combatting the Financing of Terrorism
ANBC Adjusted Net Bank Credit
AQR Asset Quality Review
ARCs Assets Reconstruction Companies
ASPs Application Service Providers
AUM Assets Under Management
BCBS Basel Committee on Banking Supervision
BCs Business Correspondent
BCSBI Banking Codes and Standards Board of India
BFS Board for Financial Supervision
BO Banking Outlet
BSBDAs Basic Savings Bank Deposit Accounts
CBS Core Banking Solution
CCB Capital Conservation Buffer
CDs Certificates of Deposit
CDS Credit Default Swap
CEOBSE Credit Equivalent Amount of Off-Balance Sheet Exposures
CEPCs Consumer Education and Protection Cells
CEPD Consumer Education And Protection Department
CET 1 Common Equity Tier 1
CGTMSE Credit Guarantee Fund Trust for Micro and Small Enterprises
CICs Core Investment Companies
CIC-SI Systemically Important Core Investment Company
CIRP Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process
CLM Co-Lending Model
CMS Complaint Management System
CoCR Charter of Customer Rights
CP Commercial Paper
CRAR Capital to Risk-Weighted Assets Ratio
CRCS Central Registrar of Co-operative Societies
CRE Commercial Real Estate
CRM Credit Risk Mitigation
CRR Cash Reserve Ratio
DBS Department of Banking Supervision
DCBS Department of Co-operative Banking Supervision
DCCBs District Central Co-operative Banks
DCCO Date of Commencement of Commercial Production
DICGC Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation
DIF Deposit Insurance Fund
DNBS Department of Non-Banking Supervision
DoS Department of Supervision
DSCR Debt Service Coverage Ratio
D-SIB Domestic Systemically Important Bank
DTH Direct to Home
ECB External Commercial Borrowing
EEFC Exchange Earners Foreign Currency
EMDEs Emerging Market and Developing Economies
EXIM Bank Export Import Bank of India
FDI Foreign Direct Investment
FEMA Foreign Exchange Management Act
FIAC Financial Inclusion Advisory Committee
FIP Financial Inclusion Plan
FPC Fair Practices Code
FPIs Foreign Portfolio Investors
FSB Financial Stability Board
FSDC-SC Financial Stability and Development Council - Sub Committee
GDP Gross Domestic Product
GFC Global Financial Crisis
GoI Government of India
G-secs Government Securities
G-SIB Global Systemically Important Bank
HFCs Housing Finance Companies
HML Harmonised Master List
HTM Held to Maturity
IBC Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
IBUs IFSC Banking Units
IC Investment Companies
ICA Inter-Creditor Agreement
ICAI Institute of Chartered Accountants Of India
ICC Investment and Credit Company
IMF The International Monetary Fund
Ind-AS Indian Accounting Standards
InvITs Infrastructure Investment Funds
IO Internal Ombudsman
IOSCO International Organization of Securities Commissions
IRTG Inter Regulatory Technical Group
IS Interest Subvention
ISS Interest Subvention Scheme
IVRS Interactive Voice Response System
IWG Internal Working Group
KCC Kisan Credit Card
KStCB Kerala State Co-operative Bank
LABs Local Area Banks
LAF Liquidity Adjustment Facility
LCR Liquidity Coverage Ratios
LCs Loan Companies
LDOs Lead District Officers
LEF Large Exposures Framework
LIFt Liquidity Infusion Facility
LR Leverage Ratio
LTROs Long Term Repo Operations
LTV Loan-to-Value Ratio
MAMP Minimum Average Maturity Period
ME Micro Enterprises
MFIs Micro Finance Institutions
MGC Mortgage Guarantee Company
ML Machine Learning
MMFs Money Market Funds
MPC Monetary Policy Committee
MPFI Monitoring Progress of Financial Inclusion
MSF Marginal Standing Facility
MSMEs Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
MTT Merchanting Trade Transactions
MUDRA Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency
MUNFI Monitoring Universe of Non-bank Financial Intermediation
NABARD National Bank For Agriculture And Rural Development
NAV Net Asset Value
NBFC-AA Non-Banking Financial Companies-Account Aggregator
NBFC-D Deposit Taking NBFC
NBFC-IDF Non-Banking Financial Companies-Infrastructure Debt Fund
NBFC-IFC Non-Banking Financial Companies-Infrastructure Finance Company
NBFC-MFI Non-Banking Financial Companies -Micro Finance Institution
NBFC-ND-SI Non-Deposit Taking Non-Banking Financial Companies
NBFC-ND-SI-CIC Non-Banking Financial Companies -Systemically Important Core Investment Company
NBFC-NOFHC Non-Banking Financial Companies -Non-Operative Financial Holding Company
NBFC-P2P Non-Banking Financial Companies - Peer To Peer Lending Platform
NBFCs Non-Banking Financial Companies
NBFCs-D Deposit-Taking Non-Banking Financial Companies
NBFCs-ND-SI Non-Deposit Taking Systemically Important Non-banking Financial Companies
NBFI Non-bank Financial Intermediation
NCD Non-Convertible Debenture
NCFE National Centre for Financial Education
NCGTC National Credit Guarantee Trustee Company
NDDC Non-Deliverable Derivative Contract
NDTL Net Demand and Time Liabilities
NEFT National Electronic Fund Transfer
NETC National Electronic Toll Collection
NFC Near Field Communication
NHB National Housing Bank
NIM Net Interest Margin
NOF Net Owned Fund
NOFHC Non-Operative Financial Holding Company
NSFE National Strategy for Financial Education
NSFI National Strategy for Financial Inclusion
NSFR Net Stable Funding Ratio
NSUCBs Non-Scheduled Urban Co-operative Banks
OBOs Offices of Banking Ombudsmen
ODR Online Dispute Resolution
OFIs Other Financial Intermediaries
OMOs Open Market Operations
OTC Over-the-Counter
PACS Primary Agricultural Credit Societies
PAs Payment Aggregators
PBs Payments Banks
PCA Prompt Corrective Action
PCARDBs Primary Co-Operative Agriculture and Rural Development Banks
PCR Provision Coverage Ratio
PDIs Perpetual Debt Instruments
PDs Primary Dealers
PGs Payment Gateways
PLIs Prime Lending Institutions
PLR Prime Lending Rate
PMIs Purchasing Managers
PoS Point-of-Sale
PPI Prepaid Payment Instrument
PRI Prompt Repayment Incentive
PSBs Public Sector Banks
PSLCs Priority Sector Lending Certificates
PSOs Payment System Operators
PSPs Payment System Participants
PVB Private Sector Banks
QIP Qualified Institutional Placement
QR Quick Response
RBI Reserve Bank of India
RCA Root Cause Analysis
RCS Registrar of Co-operative Societies
ReBIT Reserve Bank Information Technology Private Limited
Res Regulated Entities
RFIT Radio Frequency Identification Technology
RIDF Rural Infrastructure Development Fund
RoA Return on Assets
RoE Return on Equity
RP Resolution Plan
RRBs Regional Rural Banks
RS Regulatory Sandbox
RSAs Rate Sensitive Assets
RSLs Rate Sensitive Liabilities
RSPs Remittance Service Providers
RTGS Real Time Gross Settlement
RWA Risk Weighted Assets
SAF Supervisory Action Framework
SARFAESI Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Securities Interest Act
SAs Statutory Auditors
SCARDBs State Co-operative Agriculture and Rural Development Banks
SCBs Scheduled Commercial Banks
SCs Securitisation Companies
SEs Supervised Entities
SFBs Small Finance Banks
SIDBI Small Industries Development Bank Of India
SLF Standing Liquidity Facility
SLF-MF Special Liquidity Facility for Mutual Funds
SLR Statutory Liquidity Ratio
SMA Special Mention Accounts
SMF Small and Marginal Farmers
SNRR Scope of Special Non-Resident Rupee
SPDs Standalone Primary Dealers
SRO Self-Regulatory Organisation
StCBs State Co-operative Banks
SUCBs Scheduled Urban Co-operative Banks
SupTech Supervisory Technology
T- Bills Treasury Bills
TAT Turn Around Time
TBTF Too-big-to-fail
TCFD Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures
TDS Tax Deduction at Source
TLTRO Targeted Long- Term Repo Operations
TNW Tangible Net Worth
TOL Total Outside Liability
TReDS Trade Receivables Discounting System
UAE United Arab Emirates
US United States
UCBs Urban Co-Operative Banks
UIDAI Unique Identification Authority of India
UPI Unified Payment Interface
USSD Unstructured Supplementary Service Data
VRR Voluntary Retention Route
WAC Weighted Average Cost
WAM Weighted Average Maturity
WCDL Working Capital Demand Loan
WCTL Working Capital Term Loan
WG Working Group
WLA White Label ATM
WMA/OD Ways and Means Advances/Overdraft