• Participatory Notes (P-Notes)

    Posted on March 2, 2016 by Admin in Capital Market.

    Participatory Notes, also known as P-Notes, are used by foreign investors who don’t want to register themselves with Indian Capital market regulator SEBI directly but still wish to invest in Indian stock market. The brokers buy India-based shares or bonds and then issue corresponding participatory notes to investors in return. Usage of P-Notes is restricted […]

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  • Clearinghouse or CCP

    Posted on March 2, 2016 by Admin in Capital Market, Derivatives.

    Clearing house plays an important role for clearing of derivatives trades to reduce credits risks involved in the trade. Clearing house provides clearing and settlement services for mainly derivatives and securities transactions. Clearing house helps to clear a trade for two clearing participants in order to reduce risk, especially Credit risk. Clearing house reduces risk […]

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  • Repurchase Agreements – Repo

    Posted on February 28, 2016 by Admin in Banking, Finance Article.

    Repurchase agreement also known as Repo in financial industry is an agreement between the repo seller to take a loan on the collateral security and to buy-back the collateral after a pre-specified duration or at a pre-specified date. In this agreement, the holder of the security (mainly government security, treasury bills, stocks, bonds, loans etc) […]

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  • Reverse Mortgage

    Posted on February 28, 2016 by Admin in Banking.

    A reverse mortgage is a special type of insured loan that allows the elderly (more than 62 years age) to borrow against the equity in their home. It helps them to withdraw tax free cash from their homes, while retaining the right to live there till they want, without any monthly interest or principal payments. […]

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  • Consumer Price Index – CPI

    Posted on February 23, 2016 by Admin in Economics.

    Consumer Price Index or CPI is a measure of average change of prices of the various essential consumer goods and services purchased by households over a period of time. It is calculated by periodically collecting the prices of sample items from sample locations. It plays an important role in all the financial decisions of banks […]

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