Why Do Bond Prices Move Up or Down?

Ever wondered why the market price of a bond fluctuates from time to time?  Bonds are generally issued with a fixed interest rate known as...

What Are Annuity Bonds

Annuity Bonds, also known as self liquidating bonds, are bonds that pay out a fixed sum every year till maturity.This fixed payout incorporates both...

History & Development Of Insurance In India – A Journey Down...

In this article we look at the history and the different phases of development of Insurance Industry in India.Insurance Industry in India has come...

Difference Between Open and Close Ended Mutual Fund Schemes

A Mutual Fund is a professionally managed investment fund that pools money from various investors and invests them in a portfolio of securities in...

Onerous Contracts And Its Treatment Under IND AS 37

Onerous Contract is a contract in which the costs of meeting the obligations under the contract exceeds the economic benefits that are expected to...

What is Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR)

CAGR or the Compounded Annual Growth Rate measures the annualized return on an investment spread over a period exceeding one year. Suppose you invest Rs....

What Is A Payments Bank?

A traditional bank offers services that can be broadly categorized into three groups: acceptance of demand and time deposits from the public, extension of...

21 Legal Terms And Their Meanings

This post features a collection of 21 important legal terms and their meanings. After all its always good to know more.1. Ad hoc -...

A Discussion on Business Risk

Risk is a possibility that a plan might fail or a situation goes against us. All of us face risks in our day to...

What Is Repo and Reverse Repo?

Repurchase Options or Repos are a mechanism through which the Reserve Bank Of India infuses liquidity into the banking system by lending money to...