First in Banks in Indian Banking History
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First in Banks: Banking History
|S. No.||First in Banks||Banks & Others|
|1.||The First Bank in India||Bank of Hindustan (1770- Calcutta )|
|2.||First Governor of RBI||Mr. Osborne Smith|
|3.||First Indian governor of RBI||Mr. C D Deshmukh|
|4.||First Bank to Introduce ATM in India||HSBC|
|5.||First Bank to introduce saving Bank in India||Presidency bank in 1830|
|6.||First Bank to Introduce Cheque system in India||Bengal Bank 1784|
|7.||First Bank to introduce Internet Banking||ICICI BANK|
|8.||First Bank to introduce Mutual Fund||State Bank of India|
|9.||First Bank to introduce Credit Card in India||Central Bank of India|
|10.||First Foreign Bank in India||Compote d’Escompte de Paris of France in 1860|
|11.||First Joint Stock Bank of India||Allahabad Bank|
|12.||First Indian bank to open branch outside India in London in 1946||Bank of India|
|13.||First Indian Bank started with Indian capital indigenous Bank.||Punjab National Bank|
|14.||First Regional Rural Bank||Prathama Grameen Bank ( Sponsoring Bank- Syndicate Bank)|
|15.||First Universal Bank in India||ICICI Bank|
|16.||First bank in India listed in New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)||ICICI Bank|
|17.||First Bank in India to launch Talking ATMs for differently able person.||Union Bank of India|
|18.||First Bank in India to launch its own Payment Aggregators||State Bank of India. (SBIePay)|
|19.||Country’s first all-woman bank||Bhartiya Mahila Bank|
|20.||First Indian private sector bank to open a branch in the African continent||ICICI Bank|
|21.||First private sector bank to open dedicated branch for Startups||RBL|
|22.||First Aadhaar-based ATM launched by||DCB Bank|
|23.||First bank to sell Indian gold coins||IOB ( Indian Overseas Bank )|
|24.||First India bank Got ISO||Canara Bank|
|25.||First Bank to introduce Internet Banking||ICICI BANK|
|26.||First Payment Bank||Airtel m commerce, Rajasthan|
|27.||First small finance bank||Capital Small Finance Bank Limited, Punjab|
|28.||First ‘contactless’ credit cards for small and mid-sized enterprises||ICICI|
|29.||First certified green bond at London Stock Exchange||Axis Bank|
|30.||India’s first small and medium enterprises (SME) Bank||HDFC|
|31.||First issurer of Masala Bonds||HDFC|
|32.||First domestic bank to open branch in Yangon||State Bank of India|
|33.||India’s First Transaction On Blockchain executed by||ICICI Bank|
|34.||First firm to get debt recast under RBI’s S4A Scheme||HCC|
|First in Banking History – Others|
|35.||First bank to introduce saving account||Presidency Bank (1833)|
|36.||First Bank to introduce Cheque system||Bengal Bank (1833)|
|37.||First bank to get ‘in principle’ banking license||IDFC and Bandhan Bank|
|38.||First Bank to introduce merchant banking in India||Grind lays bank|
|39.||First bank to introduce voice biometric||Citi Bank|
|40.||First bank to introduce robot in banking service||HDFC|
|41.||Largest public sector bank in India||State Bank of India|
|42.||Largest private sector bank in India||ICICI|
|43.||Largest foreign bank in India||Standard Chartered Bank|
|44.||Bank with more branches in India||State Bank of India|
Important Facts Indian Banking History
- The first Bank of India with Limited Liability to be managed by Indian Board was Oudh Commercial Bank. It was established in 1881 at Faizabad.
- Punjab National Bank is the first bank purely managed by Indians, which was established in Lahore in 1895.
- First Truly Swadeshi bank – Central Bank of India is called India’s First Truly Swadeshi bank, which was established in 1911 and wholly owned and managed by Indians.
- Union Bank of India was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1919.
- Savings account system in India was started by Presidency Bank, 1833.
- The first Indian bank to open overseas branch is Bank of India. It established a branch in London in 1946.
- Allahabad Bank, established in 1865 – Allahabad Bank is the oldest Public Sector Bank in India having branches all over India and serving the customers for the last 145 years.
- Imperial Bank of India was later renamed in 1955 as the State Bank of India.
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