Journal of Management Research and Analysis

Deposit Mobilization of Commercial Banks: A Comparative Study of BOB and Axis Bank in Bhubaneswar City

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Author Details: Narayana Maharana, Suman Kalyan Choudhury, Ashok Kumar Panigrahi

Volume : 2

Issue : 3

Online ISSN : 2394-2770

Print ISSN : 2394-2762

Article First Page : 195

Article End Page : 203


Deposit mobilization is an integral part of banking activity. Mobilization of savings through intensive deposit collection has been regarded as the major task of banking in India. Acceptance of deposits is the primary function of commercial banks. As such, deposit mobilization is one of the basic innovations in current Indian banking activity. Hence, in this paper, an attempt is made to evaluate the trend and growth in deposit mobilization of scheduled commercial banks in Bhubaneswar in the period from 2008-09 to 2013-14. Three different types of deposits, namely demand deposit, savings deposit and term deposit is considered for the study taking BOB and Axis Bank. The total number of deposits accounts and total amount of deposits mobilized during the year from 2008-09 to 2013-14 in all scheduled commercial banks in India is gathered from RBI bulletin. The collected time series data are subjected descriptive statistics. Analysis is done taking primary data through a questionnaire to present different factors responsible for deposit mobilization of BOB and Axis Bank in Bhubaneswar city.


Keywords: Deposit Mobilization, Commercial Banks, Descriptive Statistics.

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