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Banking In India Historical Evolution From Ancient To Modern Times

ORIGIN AND EVOLUTION OF INDIAN BANKING Opinions differ as to the origin of the work "Banking". The word "Bank" is said to be of Germanic origin, cognate with the French word "Banque" and the Italian word "Banca", both meaning "bench". It is surmised that the word would have drawn its meaning from the practice of the Jewish money-changers of Lombardy, a district in North Italy, who in the middle ages used to do their business sitting on a bench in the market place. Again, the etymological origin...

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traditiona banking vs modern banking

is my project supervisor, who spent his time, knowledge and skills in guiding me towards successful understanding and completion of the study. To me it has been a real learning experience. Azania Bank officials who cooperated very well with, by providing any information I needed for my study. My heartfelt gratitude to my mother for giving me financial support and material support which without this study could not have been complete. Department of Banking and Financial Services, fellow students...

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India

India, “The land of Lords” is the world’s ancient civilization. India is also the land of various cultural diversities, where you will find a beautiful contrast of customary and contemporary ingredients. It is a place where you experience spirituality and solitude together. India is a land with legendary sagas, rich rituals, distinct cultures, various festivals and ceremonies. Also a land of historical monuments, architectural miracles and rich historical past. Let us know more about India 5,000...

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Role of Banking in India

Banking system plays a very significant role in the economy of a country. It is central to a nation’s economy as it caters to the needs of credit for all the sections of the society. Money-lending in one form or the other has evolved along with the history of mankind. Even in the ancient times, there are references to the money-lenders, in the form of sahukars and zamindars who lend money by mortgaging the land property of the borrowers. Towards the beginning of the 20 century, with the onset of...

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Banking Overview And Historical Perspective

Banking Overview The major participants of the Indian financial system are the commercial banks, the financial institutions (FIs), encompassing term-lending institutions, investment institutions, specialized financial institutions and the state-level development banks, Non-Bank Financial Companies (NBFCs) and other market intermediaries such as the stock brokers and money-lenders. The commercial banks and certain variants of NBFCs are among the oldest of the market participants. The FIs, on the...

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Internet Banking in India

NTERNET BANKING IN INDIA: A GLIMPSE OF ITS ADOPTION AND IMPLEMENTATION IN INDIA REFERENCE: Author: Sonal Chawla Lecturer, Dept. of computer science and Applications Punjab University, Chandigarh india INTRODUCTION The banking sector in India has undergone a rapid transformation. Almost a decade ago this area was limited to nationalized banks and cooperative. Then came the multinational banks, but were these limited to serve small elite. One could consider the past as the "Middle Ages"...

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Ancient India: Civilizations

Ancient India India is one of the world’s oldest civilizations. Its ancient history dates back further than most and has many periods. Very little is known about the earliest inhabitants of India. Ancient tools found in the Soan Valley and South India are the earliest evidence of humans in India discovered so far. Some of the tools date back to the Paleolithic Age – 400,000 to 200,000 years ago, other tools date to the Mesolithic Age and the Neolithic Age (8000 BC – 4000 BC). The first...

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The Evolution of Banking

The Evolution Of Banking by Andrew Beattie (Contact Author | Biography) With the exception of the extremely wealthy, very few people buy their homes in all-cash transactions. Most of us need a mortgage or some form of credit to make such a large purchase. In fact, many people use credit in the form of credit cards to pay for everyday items. The world as we know it wouldn't run smoothly without credit and banks to issue it. In this article we'll, explore the birth of these two now-flourishing industries...

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Historical Places in India

and other historical places in India. Since web, is the universal media to which people around the globe either visit to gather knowledge or to keep in touch with their close friends and relatives, I would like to avail the power of web, by putting the photos of temples and other historical places of India. Since web allows people to publish ideas and other useful information, I decided to flaunt my ability of photography by displaying photos of temples and other historical places of India. Since...

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Modern Historical Linguistics

Historical linguistics (also called diachronic linguistics) is the study of language change. It has five main concerns: to describe and account for observed changes in particular languages to reconstruct the pre-history of languages and determine their relatedness, grouping them into language families (comparative linguistics) to develop general theories about how and why language changes to describe the history of speech communities to study the history of words, i.e. etymology. Contents ...

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