Finance

Who are the participants in Stock market?

Anyone who transacts i.e. Trade or Invests in the stock market is called a Market Participant. The stock market attracts individuals and institutions from diverse backgrounds.  The market participant can be classified into various categories. Some of the categories of market participants are as follows: Domestic Retail Participants – These are people like you and me Buying and Selling, Trading …

How Sensex and Nifty are Calculated? Free-Float Methodology

Sensex and Nifty two major stock indices of Indian share markets are trading in its all time time as of June 2017.  BSE SENSEX – 31,273.27 – 2 Jun, 11:26 AM IST and NIFTY 50 – 9,648.50 – 11:27 AM IST. Understanding Sensex and Nifty Both Sensex and Nifty are Calculated using Free-float methodology. Free float methodology – Explained Free-float …

Capital market: Primary Market and Secondary Market

A capital market is a financial market in which long-term debt or equity-backed securities are bought and sold. Capital market is segmented in to two market Primary Market and Secondary Market. Primary Market Primary market provides an opportunity to Government and corporations, to raise funds through issue of securities. The securities may be issued in the domestic or international markets, …

What’s new in Gretl2017a

Gretl is a free and open source package for econometric analysis on 15-04-2017 updated version gretl2017a was released. The following are the new features, bug fixes and change log of new version. Improved parsing for the member-of relation, on both the left- and right-hand side of hansl statements Calendar: ensure that the Gregorian calendar is used consistently but add some …