Digital Payments Current Affairs, GK & News

Geo-Tagging of Payment System Touch Points

The framework that is related to geo-tagging of payment system touch points has been released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). Overview: This framework has been created as a part of RBI’s objective of deepening digital payments along with providing access to such services to all the citizens of India. The objective of this ..

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RBI’s Digital Payment Index

The Reserve Bank of India recently released the Digital Payment Index. According to the index, the digital payments in the country have increased by 40% in September 2021 as compared to March 2021. Key findings The index measure of online transactions was 304.06 in September 2021. It was 270.59 in March 2021. In September 2020, ..

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Digital Payments grew 30.19% during the Financial Year ended March 2021: RBI

RBI data has showed that digital payments in India have recorded a growth of 30.19% during the financial year which ended on March 2021, Highlights The newly constituted Digital Payments Index (RBI-DPI) in its report said that at the end of March 2021, the index rose to 270.59 from 207.84 the previous year. The RBI-DPI ..

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SBI Payments launch of ‘RuPay SoftPoS’

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) in association with the SBI Payments have announce to launch the ‘RuPay SoftPoS’ for millions of Indian merchants. This technology will be helpful in transforming the NFC enabled smartphones into merchant Point of Sale (PoS) terminals for retailers. About RuPay SoftPoS With the help of RuPay SOftPoS system, the ..

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Axis Bank Launches WhatsApp Banking

The Axis Bank has launched the WhatsApp Banking with the objective of helping and addressing the banking needs of its customers on March 3, 2021. The WhatsApp Banking will help the customer to use the bank anywhere and anytime on the chatting app. How this service can be availed? In order to avail the WhatsApp ..

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RBI Digital Payments Index

The Reserve Bank of India recently released the Digital Payments Index to measure the growth in cashless transactions in India. What are the parameters of the Digital Payments Index? The Digital Payments Index comprises of five broad parameters. These parameters have different weight to measure the penetration of digital payments in the country. The parameters ..

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