Capital Market

What is Capital market?

December 29, 2017

A market where the trade of financial securities like bonds, stocks etc. take place between buyers and sellers is known as Capital market. The participants of the trade can be either institutions, companies or private individuals. Usually, long-term securities are traded in it. The capital market is comprised of...

FIIs pull out $2 billion hot money from India in 2016

December 15, 2016

India is headed towards losing its safe haven status among foreign portfolio investors after a nearly USD 2-billion pullout of so-called ‘hot money’ 2016. This has made it the last period in the last 8 years in case of foreign investments. The debt instruments have taken the major setback...

Derivatives: Meaning, Types and Features

May 5, 2015

Derivatives are products whose value is derived from the value of one or more basic variables, which are called Underlying Assets. The underlying asset can be equity, index, foreign exchange (Forex), commodity or any other asset.  This means that any instrument that derives its value on its underlying equity,...