This note will introduce
you to some fundamental aspects of financial systems generally. Topics covered
includes: Financial System, Types and Characteristics of Financial Assets,
International Financial System, Capital Market, Money Market, Nigerian Financial
System, Operations of Capital Market in Nigeria, Operations of Money Market in
Nigeria, Central Banking, Commercial Banking, Merchant Banks, Development Banks,
Universal Banks, Rural Banking, Marketing of Bank Services, Investment
Companies, Insurance Companies, and Comparative Banking and Financial System.
consist of basic financial literacy encompassing various areas that are very
pertinent to the understanding of finance. Topics covered includes: Meaning,
Nature And Types Of Investment, Venture Creation, Diversification as a Basis Of
Investment Portfolio, Investing Wisely in Capital Market Using Hedging,
Investing Wisely in Capital Market Using Arbitrage, Investing Wisely in Capital
Market Using Speculation, Investment in Derivatives, Investment Portfolio in
Properties and Commodities, Leveraging On Debts and Venture Capital In Creating
Wealth, Intellectual Property and Royalties, Financial Market Instruments,
Capital Gains and Continuous Cash Flows, Personal Financial Planning,
Maintaining Savings Account For Cash Reserves, Planning For Contingency Fund,
Insurance and Risk Hedging, Understanding Tax Issues.
Objective of this note is to provide a basic framework of public finance at the
macroeconomic level, starting from fiscal and monetary policy in a standard
macroeconomics, public debt in a growing economy, cost-benefit analysis, public
goods, international debt and international tax issues. Topics covered
includes: Monetary and Fiscal Policy, Structure of the Budgetary Process,
Revenue Forecasting, Public Debt, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Public Goods and Bads,
Local Public Finance, Finance and Development, International Issues in Public
Finance and Social Security
This note explains the
following topics: Financial Derivatives, Discrete time models,
Continuous-time models, Interest rates models, A general framework for short
rates, Options on bonds, Short rate model, Forward rate models, Market models.
book explains the following topics: Globalization of Financial Markets, The
Bretton Woods System, The Gold Standard, The European Monetary System,Creation
of Euro – Currency Markets an over view, Creation of Euro Dollar, Emergence of
Global Currency Markets, The size and structure of European Markets, Regulatory
Systems of Foreign Exchange, International Financial Markets, International
Money Market Instruments and Institutions, Comparison of domestic, foreign and
euro markets, Hedging and Speculation, Lending and Investment, Forex Risk and
euro currency markets for Lending and Investment, Interest Rate Parity Theory.
Author(s): Prof. Zaheer Ahmed, Prof. Prof.
Michel Raj, Prof. S. Prakash, Prof. P. Natarajan, Prof. Jonardan Konear
This book covers the following topics: Finance Function :
Scope and Objectives, Financial Resources : Long Term, Medium Term and Short
Term Financial Resources with Reference to India, Capital Structured Decisions,
The Cost of Capital, Capital Budgeting, Working Capital Management, Management
in Cash, Management of Receivables, Inventory Management, Dividend Decisions,
Business Failures and Mergers, Ratio Analysis and Funds Flow Statement.
Author(s): Directorate of Distance Education, Guru Jambheshwar
book covers the following topics related to International Finance:
Capital and its Reward, Banking Machinery, Investments and Securities,
Finance and Trade, The Benefits Of International Finance, The Evils Of
International Finance, Remedies and Regulations.
This book covers the following
topics: Interest Rate Calculations, Bond Conventions, Bond Portfolios,
Interest Rate Models, Basic Properties of Futures and Options, Binomial Option
Pricing Model, Black-Scholes Model and the Distribution of Asset Prices, FX
and Interest Rate Options, Trading Volatility.