Financial Markets and Services

ISBN Number : 978-93-5051-980-6

Student Price : Rs.190

Student Dollar Price : 8$

Book Edition : Second

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 212

About The Book

The purpose of study of Financial Markets and Services is to converge the various financial services and their marketing plan to have an overall approach in taking finance and investment decisions. In a financial market, sub-markets such as Call Money Market, Treasury Bill Market, CP and DP Market, Discount Market etc. provide specific financial service to avail specific type of fund for running the business of an enterprise. Each aforesaid sub-market has its own specific objective to provide finance for smooth running of the business. All these segments of financial markets are regulated by Security Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Foreign Exchange market provides finance and other related services for export business.

Savings of the households provide strong base for capital formation in the country. In India, savings segment contributes twenty nine percent to GDP. Mutual Funds (MFs) are playing a major role in converting these savings into productive purpose. MFs, besides acquiring various securities and other assets through capital market (NSE & other Exchanges), for a Strategic Portfolio Management, also motivate small savers to invest in securities of their choice. Credit Rating agencies assist small savers to select quality securities for investment.


Book Content of Financial Markets and Services
  1. Financial Markets
  2. Non-Banking Financial Intermediaries
  3. Markets
  4. SEBI
  5. International Dimension of Financial Market
  6. Mutual Funds
  7. Recent Trends in Financial Services

About The Author

N. Mukund Sharma - 


Surana P.G. Centre, Kengeri,


Prof. H.R. Appannaiah is an erudite scholar and a prolific writer. He has promoted educational institutions and has a teaching experience of over 50 years, serving in the capacity of professor, principal and the director of postgraduate center. He has widely travelled abroad and has presented many research papers in national and international conferences. He has authored over 90 titles on Commerce and Management subjects, catering to the needs of graduate and postgraduate studies in Commerce and Management. He is a member of Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Karnataka and has served as Chairman of Business Education Committee, besides being the member of International Trade Committee, IT Committee and Tourism Committee. He has founded Federation of Teachers` Councils of Commerce and Management in Karnataka to revamp business education. As a Founder President, he has contributed to give a new turn to business education in Karnataka. At the instance of the Federation, Government of Karnataka appointed a high-powered committee to restructure business education in Karnataka for which he was appointed as a member. He has won many laurels for his contribution to business education.

Dr. P.N. Reddy -

Ph.D. Director,

K.K.E.C.S. Institute of Management, Bangalore,

Former Dean & Chairman, Department of P.G. Studies in Commerce and Management,

Bangalore university.

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