Stock and Commodity Markets

ISBN Number : 978-93-5202-147-5

Student Price : Rs.170

Student Dollar Price : 6$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2016

No. Of Pages : 206

About The Book

The Indian securities and commodities market, Considered one of the most promising emerging markets, is among the top ten markets of the world. The market’s large investor base comprises of individuals. Corporate and foreign institutional investors and been rapidly rising over the past two decades after financial market deregulation and economic liberalization. Stock and Commodity Markets touch the lives of all citizens of the country, either as producers, investors or as consumers. Hence effective regulation of these markets assumes greater significance. To establish effective and credible regulatory regime has been one of top priorities of the regulator whether it is a SEBI or Forward Market Communication.

The first chapter deals with the conceptual understanding of the stock and commodity markets. The second and third chapter presents comprehensive and lucid exposition of stock market. The fourth and fifth chapter is devoted to understanding of commodities market. It covers issues such as role of commodities exchanges, trading and settlement in commodities markets, commodity derivatives etc. In this book an attempt is made to offers conceptual clarity and in-depth coverage of Stock and Commodity market.



1. An Overview of Capital and Commodity markets
2. Stock Market
3. Trading In Stock Market
4. Commodity Market
5. Trading in Commodity Markets

About The Author

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. Mukund Sharma is presently working as Associate Professor in the Department of Management Studies, BNM Institute of Technology, Bangalore. Dr. Sharma has a Master’s Degree in Management and a Ph.D. in International Finance from University of Mysore, He is an active researcher and a teacher with an experience of ever a decade. He has published research articles in National and International journals apart from presenting research papers at conferences in India and abroad. He has co-authored sis text book s in the area of Finance and Accounting.

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