Concept of Arbitrage

Arbitrage is the practice of taking advantage of the 'price-difference' for a homogeneous commodity or a security in two or more markets by buying...

What Is ISIN

ISIN stands for International Securities Identification Number and is a 12 digit alpha-numeric code used to uniquely identify a tradable security (Shares, bonds, warrants etc)....

5 Facts About ULIPs

Unit Linked Insurance Plans (ULIPs) are hybrid life insurance products that seem to be growing in popularity by the day. These are market linked...

What Is Crowdfunding?

Crowdfunding is the art of financing a project or venture by pooling together small contributions from a large number of individuals, ideally through an...

What Is A Total Returns Index

Stock indices like the NIFTY and the SENSEX are price indices - meaning that they capture only the changes in prices of the constituent...

Market Makers – Concept

Market makers are market participants entrusted with the task of infusing liquidity into the market structure by providing two-way (both buy and sell) quotes...

American And European Options

An American Option is an option contract that can be exercised 'anytime' i.e on before the expiry date. On the contrary, European Options can...

Meaning of Clean Price and Dirty Price

Clean price and dirty price are terms associated with the bond market. When bond prices are quoted exclusive of interest accrued (ex-interest), the same...

The Concept Of Market Capitalisation

Market Capitalisation is a term which is used to define a company's worth in terms of its market valuation. It is arrived at by...

Who Are Institutional Investors

The term 'Institution' can be defined as 'an established organization'.Institutional Investors, as distinguished from individual investors, are 'established organisations' with a separate legal existence...