Fundamentals of Investment Management

ISBN Number : 978-81-8488-982-6

Student Price : Rs.390

Student Dollar Price : 16$

Book Edition : Second

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 377

Book Weight :568

About The Book

This book on Investment Management has been written as an introduction to the world of investments. Many changes have taken place in the investment world. This revised edition of the book has incorporated changes and many new examples and illustrations have been added. It provides an insight into investment. It gives the investor choices of different kinds of investments. It explains the importance of risk and return in making investments.

It is a student-friendly book. It explains the concepts with many examples. It has provided the latest developments in Indian Stock Markets. Since Investment has now been developed as a course in many universities, it has been written to suit the requirements of the students and teachers in India.

This book provides an understanding of developments in investment in India. The following are some of its important features:

. It describes the investment environment in India.

. It discusses how the primary and secondary markets function.

. It explains the mechanics of trading in a stock market.

. It explains the mechanics of trading in a stock market.

. It Provides an insight into valuation of equity shares and bonds.

. Fundamental analysis, Technical analysis and efficient Market Theory are discussed in detail.

. The basic portfolio management techniques of portfolio selection have been explained and theories such as portfolio theory and capital market theory have been discussed.

. The difference between Capital Market Line and Security Market Line are explained.

. It has provided an explanation on managed mutual funds and other investments.

. It has given the basic explanation of derivatives like futures and options.

. It has provided the latest information on SEBI.


Contents -

Unit I : Investment Environment
1. Introduction to Investment Management
2. The Financial Syatem
3. New Issue and Stock Market in India - An Overview
4. Risk and Return
Unit II : Fixed Income Securities
5. Fixed Income Securities Analysis and Valuation
Unit III : Approaches to Equity Analysis
6. Equity Stock as an Investment

About The Author

Dr. Preeti Singh, Associate Professor in Jesus & Mary College, University of Delhi has teaching and research experience in many post graduate and under graduate institutes. She has taught Financial Management in Department of Financial Studies, University of Delhi. She also taught security analysis and portfolio management in the Faculty of Management Studies (Delhi University). She has been Professor in Finance & Accounting in Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, (Delhi), visiting Professor in Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, Birla Institute of Management, Delhi, Department of Management Studies, Shimla. She is associated with the Indian Institute of Finance, Delhi where she has delivered special lectures. She has a major contribution in teaching security analysis and portfolio management in the M.Com Program in Delhi University. She was on deputation with the Institute of Life Long Learning, Delhi University and has prepared online resource material for the university.

Her Ph.D. is on Life Insurance Corporation and the Capital Market in India in the area of Finance. She has worked on issues relating to financial aspects like the Indian capital market, financial institutions, banking and industrial development. Her other interests are on issues relating to `human resources management` and `culture and economic development.` She has also been a research supervisor to M. Phil and Ph.D. students.

She has participated in National and International conferences as organizer, paper presenter, and discussant and chair person.

She has many published research papers, articles and book reviews in management journals. Her other well known books in the area of finance are Fundamentals of Financial Management, Investment Management, Portfolio Management, Financial Management: Principles and Practice and Dynamics of Indian Financial System.

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