banking system


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Noun1.banking system - banks collectivelybanking system - banks collectively      
industry - the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise; "each industry has its own trade publications"
banking company, banking concern, depository financial institution, bank - a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities; "he cashed a check at the bank"; "that bank holds the mortgage on my home"
Farm Credit System, FCS - a cooperative nationwide system of banks and associations providing credit to farmers and related businesses; originally capitalized by the federal government but now owned by its members and borrowers
hawala - an underground banking system based on trust whereby money can be made available internationally without actually moving it or leaving a record of the transaction; "terrorists make extensive use of hawala"
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He was a banker, and his object as such was to intercept and appropriate the immense saving which the banking system effects, and so, as far as possible, to leave the rest of the world working just as hard as before banking was introduced.
Global Banking News-August 28, 2015--India's central bank wants the government to speed up banking system reforms
The Kyrgyz banking system counts 24 commercial banks as of July 1, 2014, said director of department of external supervision of banks of the National Bank of Kyrgyzstan Seytek Chalbayev at a seminar in Bishkek on Saturday.
LANCASTER - Ten Russian bankers are in the Antelope Valley studying the American banking system - and enjoying the Southern California lifestyle.
I am pleased to appear before the banking committee on behalf of the Federal Reserve to discuss the impact of crime on the stability of the banking system and the Federal Reserve's efforts to assist banks and law enforcement officials in countering criminal activity.
Although the hedges did not appear to pose a risk to the banking system, Ludwig told the committee he was paying increased attention to bank credit exposure to hedge funds.
This approach was possible because of a strong work ethic and a very close relationship among corporate entities, the government, and the banking system.
For the first time in a decade, the Japanese banking system is either solvent, or close to solvency.
The Board welcomes its introduction and supports its purpose of relieving costs imposed on our nation's banking system by governmental regulation when those costs are not offset by corresponding benefits to the safety and soundness of our nation's financial institutions, the protection of bank customers, or the availability of credit.
March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Banking System Inc.