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Date : 29 Dec 2022
List of Select Abbreviations
AA Account Aggregator
AEs Advanced Economies
AFA Additional Factor of Authentication
AFS Available for Sale
AID All Inclusive Direction
AIFs Alternative Investment Funds
AIFIs All-India Financial Institutions
AMC Asset Management Companies
AMFI Association of Mutual Funds in India
AML Anti Money Laundering
APY Atal Pension Yojana
ARC Asset Reconstruction Companies
AUM Assets Under Management
BEER Bond-Equity-Earnings-Yield Ratio
BIFR Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction
BIS Bank for International Settlements
BoE Bank of England
BoP Balance of Payments
BSI Banking Stability Indicator
CAD Current Account Deficit
CASA Current Account and Savings Account
CBDCs Central Bank Digital Currencies
CCs Clearing Corporations
CCB Capital Conservation Buffer
CCPs Central Counterparties
CD Certificate of Deposit
CDSL Central Depository Services Limited
CET1 Common Equity Tier 1
CFT Combating of Financing of Terrorism
CIC Credit Information Companies
CIR Cyber Incident Reporting
CIRP Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process
CMs Clearing Members
CPs Commercial Papers
CPI Consumer Price Index
CRAR Capital to Risk-Weighted Assets Ratio
CRAs Credit Rating Agencies
CRILC Central Repository of Information on Large Credits
CY Calendar Year
DeFi Decentralised Finance
DGA Duration Gap Analysis
DICGC Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation
DIF Deposit Insurance Fund
DIIs Domestic Institutional Investors
DPD Days Past Due
DLA Digital Lending App
EAR Earnings At Risk
ECBs External Commercial Borrowings
ECLGS Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme
EMDEs Emerging Market and Developing Economies
EMEs Emerging Market Economies
ESG Environmental, Social, and Governance
ESMA European Securities and Market Authority
FAO Food and Agricultural Organisation
FBIL Financial Benchmark India Pvt Ltd
FBs Foreign Banks
FCE Foreign Currency Exposure
FCNR(B) Foreign currency non-resident (bank)
FDI Foreign Direct Investment
FIIs Foreign Institutional Investors
FIP Financial Information Provider
FIRE Format for Incident Reporting Exchange
FMI Financial Market Infrastructure
FoF Fund-of-Funds
FPI Foreign Portfolio Investment
FSB Financial Stability Board
FSDC Financial Stability & Development Council
FSDC-SC Sub Committee of the Financial Stability and Development Council
FSR Financial Stability Report
FSSI Financial System Stress Indicator
FSWM Financially Sound and Well Managed
FY Financial Year
GDP Gross Domestic Product
GFC Global Financial Crisis
GFD Gross Fiscal Deficit
GIFT Gujarat International Finance Tec-City
GNPA Gross Non-Performing Asset
GSDP Gross State Domestic Product
GST Goods and Services Tax
GSTN Goods and Services Tax Network
HFCs Housing Finance Companies
HFT Held for Trading
HPI House Price Index
HQLAs High Quality Liquid Assets
HTM Held-to-Maturity
IBC Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
ICR Interest Coverage Ratio
IEA International Energy Agency
IFs Innovation Facilitators
IFR Investment Fluctuation Reserve
IFSC International Financial Service Centre
IFSCA International Financial Services Centres Authority
IM Initial Margin
IMF International Monetary Fund
InvITs Infrastructure Investment Trusts
IO Internal Ombudsman
IORS Inter-Operable Regulatory Sandbox
IOSCO International Organisation of Securities Commissions
IRB Internal Rating Based
IRDAI Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India
IRRBB Interest Rate Risk in Banking Book
JPY Japanese Yen
KYC Know Your Customer
LABs Local Area Banks
LCR Liquidity Coverage Ratio
LOS Loan Origination System
LSP Lending Service Provider
LT Long-term
LTV Loan-to-Value
MHP Minimum Holding Period
MRC Minimum Required Corpus
MSME Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
MTM Mark-To-Market
MVE Market Value of Equity
NaBFID National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development
NBFC Non-Banking Financial Company
NBFC-BL NBFC - Base Layer
NBFC-ML NBFC - Middle Layer
NBFC-TL NBFC - Top Layer
NBFC-UL NBFC - Upper Layer
NBFIs Non-Banking Financial Intermediaries
NCD Non-Convertible Debentures
NCGTC National Credit Guarantee Trustee Company Ltd
NCLT National Company Law Tribunal
NDSI Non-Deposit Taking Systemically Important
NDTL Net Demand & Time Liabilities
NII Net Interest Income
NIM Net Interest Margin
NNPA Net Non performing Assets
NOF Net Owned Funds
NPA Non-Performing Asset
NPS National Pension System
NRIs Non-resident Indians
NSDL National Securities Depository Limited
NSE National Stock Exchange
NSO National Statistical Office
NSUCBs Non-Scheduled Urban Cooperative Banks
OEFs Open-Ended Investment Funds
OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
OFS Offer for Sale
OIS Overnight Indexed Swap
OOI Other Operating Income
OTC Over-the-Counter
P2M Person-to-Merchant
P2P Person-to-Person
PAT Profit After Tax
PCR Provisioning Coverage Ratio
PCM Professional Clearing Member
PD Probability of Default
P/E Price-to-Earning
PE Private Equity
PFMI Principles for Financial Market Infrastructures
PFRDA Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority
PLI Production Linked Investment
PMI Purchasing Managers’ Indices
PoS Point of Sale
PSBs Public Sector Banks
PSUs Public Sector Undertakings
PVBs Private Sector Banks
RB-IOS Reserve Bank - Integrated Ombudsman Scheme
REITs Real Estate Investment Trusts
REs Regulated Entities
RoA Return on Asset
RoE Return on Equity
RRA Regulations Review Authority
RRBs Regional Rural Banks
RSA Rate-Sensitive Assets
RSL Rate-Sensitive Liabilities
RWA Risk-Weighted Assets
SCBs Scheduled Commercial Banks
SD Standard Deviation
SDLs State Development Loans
SEBI Securities and Exchange Board of India
SFBs Small Finance Banks
SGF Settlement Guarantee Fund
SIPs Systematic Investment Plans
SLR Statutory Liquidity Ratio
SMAs Special Mention Accounts
SPDs Standalone Primary Dealers
SRS Systemic Risk Survey
SUCBs Scheduled Urban Cooperative Banks
TAT Turn Around time
T-Bills Treasury Bills
TGA Traditional Gap Analysis
TPI Transmission Protection Instrument
UCB Urban Cooperative Bank
UFCE Unhedged Foreign Currency Exposure
UPI Unified Payment Interface
VAR Vector Auto Regression
VC Venture Capital
VM Variable Margin
WB World Bank