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...

What Are Hedge Funds

A Hedge Fund is an Alternative Investment Fund that pools funds from a limited number of private investors and employs aggressive investment strategies; including...

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...

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...

Reverse Stock Split – Concept and Rationale

A Reverse Stock Split, as the name indicates, is the opposite of a stock-split. It is the act of consolidating of two or more...

Forward Contracts – Concept And Example

Forwards are the simplest form of a derivative contract. We can define a forward contract as an agreement between two parties to exchange...

What Is Contract Manufacturing?

Companies, with a business model which involves selling a product under their own brand name, have two options - either to manufacture the product...

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...

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 -...

What Are REITs And How Do They Differ From Mutual Funds

Real Estate Investment Vehicles or REITs are investment entities that pool funds from a number of investors and invest the proceeds to acquire commercial...