Finance

Various branches of Accounting

Financial Accounting It is commonly termed as Accounting. The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants defines Accounting as "an art of recoding, classifying and summarizing in a significant manner and in terms of money, transactions and events which are in part at least of a financial character, and interpreting the results thereof." Cost Accounting According to the Chartered Institute of …

Who use Accounting Information?

Accounting books gives us vital information about the company and in this post you will learn who make use of what information from a accounting book. The users are categorized in two types External and Internal. External users include Investors, Creditors, Customers, Suppliers, Employees, and Government organizations. Whereas Internal users includes Management and Managers of operations. Investor An Investor provide …

World Development Report 2018 – PDF download

Every year, the World Bank’s World Development Report takes on a topic of central importance to global development. The 2018 Report, Learning to Realize Education’s Promise, is the first ever devoted entirely to education. Now is an excellent time for it: education has long been critical for human welfare, but is even more so in a time of rapid economic …

List of Countries and their economy codes

Code Country Code Country AFG Afghanistan KOR Korea, Rep. AGO Angola KSV Kosovo ALB Albania KWT Kuwait ARE United Arab Emirates LAO Lao PDR ARG Argentina LBN Lebanon ARM Armenia LBR Liberia AUS Australia LBY Libya AUT Austria LCA St. Lucia AZE Azerbaijan LIE Liechtenstein BDI Burundi LKA Sri Lanka BEL Belgium LSO Lesotho BEN Benin LTU Lithuania BFA Burkina …

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 …