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A book containing references, alphabetically arranged, to the contents of a series or collection of documents or volumes; or a section (normally at the end) of a single volume or set of volumes containing such references to its contents.

Statistical indexes are also used to track or measure changes in the economy (for example, the Consumer Price Index) and movement in stock markets (for example, Standard & Poor's Index). Such indexes are usually keyed to a base year, month, or other period of comparison.

In mortgage financing, the term is used to determine adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) interest rates after the discount period ends. Common indexes for ARMs are one-year Treasury Securities and the national average cost of funds to savings and loan associations.

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These classic marketing ingredients are of secondary importance in developing your SBI. Brand is about feeling, hearing, tasting.
In the event of its acquisition, the increased capital requirement can be taken care of by SBI. Capital can be raised cost effectively by SBI instead of capital to be raised by State Bank of Indore at higher rates.
Bank Indonesia, therefore, adopted an auction system for longer term (three months, six months and 12 months) SBI aimed at reducing the interest rate on one month SBI. After the auction system was introduced on August 5, the interest rate on short term (one month) SBI continued to rise from 68.33% to 70.43% by the end of August.
1The rating pertains only to State Bank of Indore's (SBoI's) fixed deposit programme rated by CRISIL, which has been transferred to SBI following the merger of SBoI with SBI.
"We have been able to conclude, which I think, is one of the single largest transaction in gold banking ever taken place in the country," said Om Prakash Bhatt, Chairman, SBI.
The system would involve the user, a business correspondent, a national-level entity associated with the business correspondent and SBI.
This is the second subsidiary to be merged with SBI. As part of consolidating its operations, SBI had merged the State Bank of Saurashtra with itself last fiscal.
With the increase, the interest rates on mid and short term SBI are higher than on long term SBI.