Financial Services

ISBN Number : 978-93-5142-748-3

Student Price : Rs.275

Student Dollar Price : 11$

Book Edition : Fifth

Year of Publication : 2014

No. Of Pages : 410

About The Book

Encouraged by the widespread response and warn welcome given to the previous editions by the student community as well as the teacher fraternity of different universities, particularly Andhra Universities, we have pleasure in presenting the FIFTH revised edition in the hand of our esteemed readers.

The banking scenario in India is changing fast to keep pace with the International Banking practice. As a result, the banks of India have been asked to meet specific standards such as Capital Adequacy Norms. Classification of Assets, Income Recognition Norms. Basel III Accord etc. Further, now directions have been issued to bring the NBFCs under strict control and to improve their financial health. Money reforms have taken place both in the primary and secondary markets to make the capital market vibrant.

All these developments have been accommodated in this edition at suitable places with a view to providing the latest information in the field of finance. Again, the latest developments in the field of banking like recent legislation affecting banking in India. Shadow banking, women’s bank, virtual currency, NBFC - Factors etc. are included in this edition. Special attention has been given to present the latest data in all the chapters.


Contents -

1. Overview Of Indian Financial System
2. Financial Services
3. Indian Banking System
4. Innovations in Banking
5. Money Lenders and Indigenous Banking
6. Co-Operative Banking
7. Regional Rural Banks and NABARD
8. Development Banking
9. Reserve Bank of India
10. Non-Banking Financial Institutions
11. Banker and Customer
12. Deposits
13. Passbook
14. Opening of Accounts – Special Types of Customers
15. Negotiable Instruments
16. Crossing
17. Endorsement
18. Paying Banker
19. Collecting Banker
20. Loans and Advances
21. Credit Appraisal
22. Money Market
23. Primary or New Issue Market
24. Secondary Market
25. Securities and Exchange Board of India
26. Financial Intermediaries and Services
27. Insurance Services
Question Papers
Practical Lab Work

About The Author

Professor D.M. Mithani has a Masters Degree in Economics and a Ph.D. in Banking and Finance from the University of Mumbai.

Dr. Mithani has teaching experience of over five decades serving in India at the University of Mumbai and the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Mumbai, besides his long-term association with the Universiti Utara Malasiya (UUM) at Malasiya and the Prince of Songkhla University (PSU) (Hatyai) and Thaksai University (Songkhla) at Thailand. He is also Adjunct Professor at Oriental Institute of Management, Vashi, Navi Mumbai. He was an elected member of the Executive Committee of the Indian Economic Association during 1988-1994. He is also having a honoured position of being an Professor Emeritus at the L.J. Institute of Business Management.

Dr. Mithani is a prolific writer. He has contributed widely to many journals, national and international seminars and conferences. He has published over 50 books in the field of Economics and Management. His latest publications include: Beyond Rhythms of Management, Management Economics, International Economics and Global Trade and Finance.

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.

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