Monthly Archives: September 2017

What is Beta in finance? Formula for Beta

Statistically Beta shows the sensitivity of a security. The Beta is a measure of the systematic risk of a security. Systematic risk refers to the risk that cannot be avoided through diversification. Hence, Beta measures non-diversifiable risk. It is a relative measure of risk. Beta is a statistical measurement indicating the volatility of a stock’s price relative to the price …

List of Market Participants in India

Below list provides details on Market participants in India.Market ParticipantsInvestors     Individual Investors     Corporate Investors     Foreign Venture Capital Investors     FIIsDepositoriesStock Exchanges     With Equities Trading     With Debt Market Trading     With Derivative Trading     With Currency DerivativesBrokersCorporate BrokersSub-brokersPortfolio ManagersCustodiansRegistrars to an issue & Share Transfer AgentsPrimary DealersMerchant BankersBankers to an IssueDebenture TrusteesUnderwritersVenture Capital FundsMutual FundsCollective Investment Schemes …

Publisher’s Deception on Indexing Claim – Authors, Beware of predatory journals!!!

Recently I came across websites of numerous Journals where they claim they are Indexed in Research Gate, Academia, Researcher Id and etc.., to my surprise. How come a journal gets indexed here? All these websites are Social networking websites. With an example, I will show you how an author can be deceived. The above picture is a snapshot of a real journal.  …