Banking and Insurance

ISBN Number : 978-93-5051-408-5

Student Price : Rs.375

Student Dollar Price : 15$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 418

Book Weight :0

About The Book

The speciality of this volume is that all matters are presented in lucid manner and in a simple language no with standing the technical nature of the subject. All latest developments have been covered and above all it is most student friendly. To enable the learners to test their knowledge, understanding and application of the subject, various types of questions have been given at the end of each chapter.

Many innovative financial products have been introduced in the field of Banking and Insurance to cater to the varied risk-return requirements of both the corporate and individual customers. Moreover, they are subject to strict regulatory framework so that Banking and Insurance sectors may function efficiently and in a transparent manner. Though, a number of text book are available on these areas. It is very difficult to find a textbook covering all these aspects in one book.

Recently many universities have completely restructured their commerce and management curricula incorporating therein many subjects on thrust areas so as to prepare the learners of higher learning institutions to meet the requirements of industries. The Bangalore university has taken a lead in this direction by introducing a thrust area subject viz. `BANKING AND INSURANCE` to the students of commerce.

Book Content of Banking and Insurance


    1. An Overview of Financial System
    2. Indian Banking System
    1. Functions of Commercial Banks
    2. Investment Policy of Commercial Banks − Liquidity and Profitability
    1. The Concept of Risk and Insurance
    1. Essential

About The Author

Prof. E. Gordon did his M.Com, and M.Phil, from Annamalai University securing gold medal for his outstanding academic performance. He has got vast teaching experience of more than 36 years in various capacities and he has served as a member of the Board of the Studies in Commerce of various Universities and Autonomous Colleges of Tamil Nadu. He has been participating in national and international seminars / conferences as Paper Presenter, Discussant and Organiser. He is prolific writer having more than 20 textbooks to his credit. All his books have been well received by the academic community. His commitment to the cause of higher education particularly in the field of Commerce and Management is praiseworthy. At present, he is rendering consultancy services in the field of higher education to many higher learning institutions in India.

Dr. P.K. Gupta is a postgraduate from Faculty of Commerce and Business Studies, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi and Ph.D. in Finance. He is fellow member of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India, fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Chartered member of the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India and fellow of the Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai. He has experience of more than twenty years in industry and academics.

He has presented papers in various international conferences and has won outstanding research awards. He has also published several research papers and articles in reputed journals and magazines. He has organised various Seminars, Workshops and Management Development Programmes in the area of Finance and Risk Management and has been involved in various consultancy assignments. His corporate training endeavours include Risk Management in Banks, Financial Risk Management, Project Risk Management, Cash Flow Analysis, E-banking, etc.

He is the founder of Society for Professional Development (Regd.), Delhi and President of Delhi Professionals` Association (Regd.), Delhi. He is also the Regional Director of the Delhi chapter of Professional Risk Management Association, USA.

He is presently associated as Professor (Finance and Risk Management) with Centre for Management Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi. He has supervised Ph.D.s in various areas of finance, insurance, risk management, banking etc. He has been a visiting faculty with various prestigious management institutions i India and abroad. He is the founder of Society for Professional Development (Regd.), Delhi and President of Delhi Professionals Association (Regd.), Delhi. He is also the Co-Regional Director of the Delhi chapter of PRMIA, USA.

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