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Q1. ADB was conceived in the early 1960s as a financial institution. ADB stands for-
Asian Department Bank
Asian District Bank
African Development Bank
American Development Bank
Asian Development Bank
The Asian Development Bank was conceived in the early 1960s as a financial institution that would be Asian in character and foster economic growth and cooperation in one of the poorest regions in the world.
Q2. NDB, formerly referred to as the BRICS Development Bank, is a multilateral development bank established by the BRICS states. What is the full form of NDB?
New Department Bank
Nominal Development Bank
New Development Basel
New Development Bank
National Development Bank
The New Development Bank or NDB, formerly referred to as the BRICS Development Bank, is a multilateral development bank established by the BRICS states.
Q3. Where is the head office of ADB?
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is a regional development bank established on 19 December 1966, which is headquartered in the Ortigas Center located in the city of Mandaluyong, Metro Manila, Philippines.
Q4. Who is the first President of NDB?
KV Kamath is the first President of New Development Bank (NDB).
Q5. The AIIB is a multilateral development bank that aims to support the building of infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific region. AIIB stands for-
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
African Infrastructure Investment Bank
Asian International Investment Bank
Asian Indian Investment Bank
Asian Infrastructure Important Bank
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is a multilateral development bank that aims to support the building of infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific region.
Q6. In which year National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) was set up-
The Central Government has constituted National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) under section 408 of the Companies Act, 2013 (18 of 2013) w.e.f. 01st June 2016.
Q7. In the first phase of National Company Law Tribunal the Ministry of Corporate Affairs have set up eleven Benches, one Principal Bench. The Principal Bench is located in-
. In the first phase of the National Company Law Tribunal, Ministry of Corporate Affairs have set up eleven Benches, one Principal Bench at New Delhi and ten Benches at New Delhi, Ahmadabad, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Guahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai. These Benches will be headed by the President and 16 Judicial Members and 09 Technical Members at different locations.
Q8. The NCLAT was constituted under Section 410 of the Companies Act, 2013. What is the meaning of "A" in NCALT?
National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) was constituted under Section 410 of the Companies Act, 2013 for hearing appeals against the orders of National Company Law Tribunal(s) (NCLT), with effect from 1st June, 2016.
Q9. Who is the chairperson of NCLAT?
Sudhansu Jyoti Mukhopadhaya
Bansi Lal Bhat
M S Sundara Rajan
Sudhansu Jyoti Mukhopadhaya is present chairperson of NCLAT.
Q10. Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) has been established and it has started functioning since-
1st October 2003
1st October 2004
1st October 2007
1st October 2012
1st October 2015
The Government in the backdrop of major failure of non-banking financial institutions, phenomenon of vanishing companies, plantation companies and the recent stock market scam had decided to set up Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO), a multi-disciplinary organization to investigate corporate frauds. The Organization has been established and it has started functioning since 1st October, 2003.
Q11. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, or simply the Dow, is a stock market index based in-
. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, or simply the Dow, is a stock market index that shows how 30 large, publicly owned companies based in the United States have traded during a standard trading session in the stock market.
Q12. The Nikkei index belongs to which of the following stock exchanges?
Nikkei 225 is an index which belongs to the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE). The Nihon Keizai Shimbun (Nikkei) calculates the index daily since 1950.
Q13. The Hang Seng Index is a freefloat-adjusted market capitalization-weighted stock market index in-
The Hang Seng Index is a freefloat-adjusted market capitalization-weighted stock market index in Hong Kong.
Q14. The DAX is a blue-chip stock market index. DAX index belongs to which of the following stock exchanges?
The DAX is a blue chip stock market index consisting of the 30 major German companies trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. Prices are taken from the Xetra trading venue.
Q15. The FTSE Straits Times Index (STI) is a capitalisation-weighted stock market index that is regarded as the benchmark index for the ____________ stock market.
The FTSE Straits Times Index (STI) is a capitalisation-weighted stock market index that is regarded as the benchmark index for the Singapore stock market.