Slide 1: Reserve Bank of India
India’s Central Bank Presentation By Manjinder Singh ( MBA – Ist Semester) Slide 2: Establishment Established on April 1, 1935 with share capital of Five
Crores on recommendation of Hilton Young
RBI was Nationalised in Year 1949.
Central Office was initially established in Calcutta and
moved to Mumbai in 1937 Slide 3: Structure RBI Have 20 Directors :
Four Deputy Governor
One Govt. Official from Ministry of Finance.
Ten Nominate Director, nominated by Govt.
Four Directors to represent Headquarters at Mumbai,
Kolkata, Chennai & New Delhi.
Appointed/ Nominated for period of Four Years. Slide 4: RBI Offices Head office in Mumbai.
24 Regional offices, most
of them in State Capital. Slide 5: Preamble “… to regulate the issue of Bank Notes and keeping of
reserves with a view to securing monetary stability in India
and generally to operate the currency and credit system
of the country to its advantage." Slide 6: Main Functions (Act, 1934) Bank of Issue (Under Sec 22)
RBI has sole right to issue One Rupees Notes and
small coins in country as agent of Government.
RBI has separate Issue Department to issue currency
RBI maintain Minimum Reserve in form of Gold and
Foreign Exchange Reserve of which almost 55%
should be in Gold. Slide 7: Main Functions (Act, 1934) Banker to Government
RBI is banker, agent and advisor of Central Government
and all State Government in India.
RBI helps the Government to float new loans and to
manage public debt.
RBI makes loans and advances to the States and local
authorities. Slide 8: Main Functions (Act, 1934) Banker’s Bank & Lender of Last Resort
RBI maintains banking accounts of all schedule
Every schedule bank have to keep cash reserve a fix
percentage of their aggregate deposit liabilities .
Banks always expect for help from RBI in time of
banking crisis. Slide 9: Main Functions (Act, 1934) Controller of Credit
RBI holds the cash reserves of all schedule banks.
It holds credit operations of banks through quantities
RBI has power to ask bank or whole banking system
not to lend particular group or person.
Every bank have to get license from RBI for banking
operation. RBI can also cancel this license.
Every bank gives weekly return showing assets and
liabilities in details . Slide 10: Main Functions (Act, 1934) Custodian of Foreign Reserves
RBI responsible to maintain official rate of exchange
as according terms of I.M.F.
RBI reserves the international currency.
RBI observes relationship of Indian Currency with
other International currency. Slide 11: Main Functions (Act, 1934) Promotional Functions
RBI ask banks and financing agencies to promote rural
and semi-urban areas by financing (funding ).
RBI setup directly or indirectly some institutions like :
Deposit Insurance Corporation ( 1962 )
Industrial Development Bank ( 1964 )
Unit Trust of India ( 1964 )
Industrial Reconstruction Corp. of India ( 1972 )
Agricultural Refinance Corporation ( 1963 )
RBI promotes villagers for saving and route this money
as short term credit to agriculture. Slide 12: List of Executives Governor
Dr. D Subbarao
Dr. Rakesh Mohan, Smt. S. Gopinath, Smt. Usha Thorat
Sh. V.K. Sharma, Sh. C. Krishnan, Sh. Anand Sinha,
Sh. V.S. Das, Sh. G. Gopalkrishna, Sh. H.R. Khan,
Sh. D.K. Mohanty Slide 13: Address of RBI Reserve Bank of India,
Shaheed Bhagat Singh Road,
Mumbai – 400 001
Ph.No. 22660868, Web : www.rbi.org.in Slide 14: ?
Any Question Slide 15: Thank