Definition of 'banking'
Example sentences containing 'banking'
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Online shopping and banking rely on encryption that a quantum computer could blast through in seconds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Of wider importance are the questions raised about the security of online banking and financial transactions. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It said cards were blocked as a precaution and the cardholders would still be able to use online banking. The Sun (2016)Banking covenants are breached when borrowings reach at 3.5 times. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The Spanish banking giant appeared to walk away from a deal this week. The Sun (2016)The group is to invest over 350million in the next two years on tech including online banking. The Sun (2016) Online and mobile banking reduces the need for branch staff, which cuts costs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And 37 per cent had stopped online banking. Computing (2010)Almost half of the country's banking transactions are online. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In an industry as old as banking, business models can vary wildly, from staid to much more speculative. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But a breach of banking covenants need not necessarily require a rights issue. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It turns out a lot of them still want to get into banking. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She then tried to use telephone banking but call centre staff alerted the fraud protection team. The Sun (2016)But this is limited to one payout per person per banking licence. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The victim will then contact their bank by phone or using online banking to make the transfer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Profits will also be hit by a poor performance at the investment banking arm. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It would put an end to telephone banking. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The only proof that money went from my bank account into hers is via online banking. The Sun (2012)Most of the profit was down to huge returns at investment banking arms. The Sun (2009)Take extra care when using public computers for online banking. The Sun (2008)She used the telephone banking system to check that the money had been credited to her account and then made the transfer. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The bank also has a commercial banking business in Belarus. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Not bad for a group that in 2009 was in breach of its banking covenants. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It expects continued double-digit growth across the whole group in both business and consumer banking. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Despite this, banking regulations can get in the way. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It has previously injected cash into the retailer, which was close to breaching banking covenants. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the underlying performance highlights the challenge facing the investment banking business in the short-term. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And the benefits to consumers of being able to get banking and insurance products from the same group have proved less than compelling. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The investment banking arm has about 16,000 staff. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It also dodged breaching banking covenants on its 1.3 billion debt pile. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But other banking and insurance giants are tottering and may not withstand the continuing turmoil; thousands of smaller fry are on the brink. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Nearly a fifth of global banking activity is booked in the UK. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The bank has applied for a banking licence in Dubai, to work at the new financial centre there. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Neither of the Australian banking giants has yet made a formal proposal to HBOS. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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In Common Usage. banking is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'banking'
British English: banking NOUN
Banking is the business activity of banks and similar institutions.
...the online banking revolution.
Definition of banking from the Collins English Dictionary
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