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Role Of Agriculture In Pakistan

Impact of agriculture credit on agriculture productivity. ...

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Banking Financial Mauritian

During the past 10 years, there have been great changes in the Mauritian banking sector and this is a continuing process that will not stop here. This is mostly because of fast innovations in the financial markets ...

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Increases In The Global Crude Oil Price

The global crude oil price has been seen a sharp increase in recent years and has been widely reported in the daily newspaper or TV news. For example, popular business and financial US based website Bloomberg has been constantly providing breaking news headlines like “The crude oil hits to level of $ 120 per barrel� or “Crude Oil Increases to 25-Month High as Commodities Gain�. Besides, video clips are uploaded on the website with commentary by senior investment analyst on the last traded crude oil price with prominent TV host. It has been noted that rising crude...

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Investigation Of The Financial Performance Of Maybank

Production or gain from a financial institution is depending on some issues whether the external control or the internal control. External control refer to the environment in our country like economy growth and inflation that effect the purchasing power of customer as the price of goods increases, customer demand will increase too. The Malaysian economy actually moves together with strong financial system. Strong financial system of a country will contribute to economic growth. Economic growth of a country like Malaysia is measured in terms of real GDP. According to Travel Document Systems ( 1996) ,since independent on 1957 until 2005,...

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Factors Influencing Stock Prices In Indonesian Stock Exchange

There are many definitions of stock with different point of view. Bernstein states that stocks are partial ownership of company’s assets which are subordinated with debt (Bernstein, R. 2002). Stock is a device that implies an ownership position in a company and signifies a claim on its proportional share in company’s assets and profits. Only certain companies have stock called corporation. Limited partnership and Sole proprietorship do not issue stock (WebFinance, Inc., 2010). According to Vernimmen et al. (Vernimmen et al. 2009, p. 527), “A stock or a share is a security that is not redeemed.� The investment can only...

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Foreign Exchange Risk In Banks

The objective of this project is to understand the various types of foreign exchange risks ...

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Central Bank Inflation

Central Bank Inflation. This paper analyses and explains the effects of central bank independence on a country's inflation rates and its economic performance thereafter... ...

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Corporate Governance Enron

Corporate Governance is a subject of many professional and academic debates. Since there are many different research and contexts associated with corporate governance problem ...

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Mergers Acquisitions

Restructuring of a firm has become a major area in the financial and economic environment all over the world. Merger and acquisitions continues to experience dramatic growth. Record breaking mega mergers have become popular in the world. ...

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The Impact Of Privatization On Firms Performance

Privatization throughout the 1980's has been considered to be the solutions to the problems associated State Owned Enterprise (SOE)s both in the developed and developing economies and even in the socialist economies (Vickers and Yarrow 1995). ...

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Evolution Of Investment Banking

At a very macro level, 'Investment Banking' as term suggests, is concerned with the primary function of assisting the capital market in its function of capital intermediation, i.e., the movement of financial resources from those who have them (the Investors), to those who need to make use of them for generating GDP (the Issuers). ...

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Free Cash Flow With A Firms Capital Expenditure

Free cash flow and capital expenditure go side by side. What is important to find out is the existence of an association between the two in Sugar Industry of Pakistan by means of ascertaining the strength of their relationship....

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Microfinance Entrepreneurship Pakistan

Around the world economies have experienced high growth and financial systems have undergone major transformation ...

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Credit Risk Banking

Credit risk management represents the assessing of the risk in pursuing a certain course, and or courses of action (Powell, 2004). In addition to the foregoing U.S. created subprime mortgage crisis ...

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Impact Of Competence On Trading In India

This research project analyzes the impact of competence of individual investors on their trading behaviour in the stock market. Individual investors are seen trading too frequently. This impacts their returns from their investments, their belief in the stock markets, and also the functioning of financial markets to some extent. Investors with high level of competence tend to trade more frequently. While some factors affect individual’s perception towards external issues, some affect their belief in themselves, which in turn, influences their confidence and belief in their own judgement and decision making. This holds true in the context of investors in general...

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Analysis Between Forwards And Futures Contracts

This thesis bears the contribution of several people, without whom, it would have been very difficult, if not impossible, to complete this research. ...

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Municipalities Canadian Infrastructure

Canadian infrastructure has fallen into a terrible state of disrepair due to lack of funding for such projects in municipalities in Canada. The resulting problems are great and diverse ...

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Introduction For Commodity Futures Market

According to Bosworth and Lawrence (1982), commodities are commonly refers as products grown on land (like crops), extracted from land (like minerals), or raised on land (like cattle) that have been subject to only the initial stage of processing. ...

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Assessing Deposits And Profitability Relationship Of Islamic Banking

The purpose of this research study is to analyze the impact of Islamic Banking Deposits (Investment, Savings and Current accounts) on the profitability measure ROE of the Islamic banking industry in Paksitan. For this purpose, time series data of eleven quarters covering the period 2007 to 2009 is taken for the required variables from State Bank of Pakistan’s quarterly editions of the ‘Islamic banking bulletin’. The results showed that all the deposit variables had a significant positive relation with the profitability of Islamic banks. The aim is to contribute to the literature on deposit-profitability relationship of Islamic banks....

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The Importance Of The Internet To Enhance Banking

To evaluate the importance of Internet to enhance the today’s banking in order to create and deliver value for the customers....

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Foreign Exchange Market

Foreign exchange as an activity had started the day civilization and independent principalities got established in the world. But in those days it was a case of exchanging value in the form ...

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Islamic Banking Affected Their Performance

The purpose of this study is to examine how the internal factors of the Islamic Banking affected their performance before, during and after the financial crisis in the GCC in comparison to the conventional banking in the same area. ...

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Study On The Determinants Of Corporate Borrowing

The determinants of corporate borrowing was an empirical research, hence a terrific amount of prior researches focused on exploring the determinants of corporate borrowing, since 1960s. Corporate borrowing decision effects remained as an area of growing interest for researchers in the last three decades, as the presence of the a phenomenon has been evidenced even in the most developed capital markets of the world (Guedes & Opler, 1996). In addition, the sales growth was defined as a pinpoint determinant for firm financial decision towards firm sales growth opportunities and financial debt capacity, in the same studies....

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Study Of Initial Public Offerings In Saudi Arabia

This research focuses and does a relative comparison of initial public offerings (IPOs), their motivation and pricing within Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom (UK). It looks at their respective trading bourses or stock exchange markets and the process companies go through in order get publicly listed on these trading bourses and in an attempt to raise capital from the public. The paper also addresses the economic dimension of IPOs within the respective countries, and its impact on the companies that do decide to issue and go through an initial public offering (IPO). The overall approach used to accomplish the...

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Knoc Plc

My dissertation is based on two important areas of financial management (i) investment decisions (ii) sources of business finance. ...

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Bank Al Habib

This write-up contains a review of the financial statements of four different banks across the globe. ...

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Effects Of Money Laundering On The Economy

The purpose of the study concerned the impact of money laundering and its effects on the local economic and method of laundering technique in Mauritius. Money Laundering is very vast in nature; it consists of various steps, technique and approach of undertaking such unlawful activity. The research analyzes the economic effects of Money laundering in the Mauritian Economic. The research work will attempt to examine the money laundering activities and the usefulness of prevention and detection techniques by local companies. The method that is to be used is mainly studying available research papers so that we get a maximum of...

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How Do Dividend Payments Affect Stock Prices

The main goal of this paper is to investigate the impact of dividend payments on common stock prices using a panel of listed firms in Tunis Stock Exchange for a period from 2000 to 2008. Our empirical investigations reveal that Tunisian investors reward firms paying cash dividends. This result is very interesting because it begs the question on the intention of Tunisian managers to pay dividend when investors put a stock price premium on payers as the catering theory suggests....

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Study On What A Mortgage Loan Is

Mortgage Loan is a type of loan that is secured by real estate or personal property through the use of a mortgage note. Mortgage loan is an agreement to payback with interest in something during the due date. According to Anglo-American property law, a mortgage occurs when an owner pledges his interest as security or collateral for a loan. Furthermore, there are two types of mortgages loans which are conventional and jumbo....

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Impact Of Merger And Acquisition

Impact of merger and acquisition on financial performance of banking sector: evidence from pakistan ...

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Does Underwriter And Litigation Risk Effect Ipo Pricing

Going to public fund is one of the strategies to company to getting additional fund. Before that, company must publish their share to bursa Malaysia before invite the public to buying their share. But for unlisted company they cannot simply publish their share to public and they must be listed in bursa Malaysia first. With that they must publish their prospectus when the first time they want to issue share to public and this is we called Initial Public Offering (first time going to public)....

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Influence Of Terror On Pakistan Stock Market Returns

This paper examines the influence of political instability and terror on Pakistan stock market returns between 1997 and 2010. The study constructs three variables that quantify political instability and terror and examine the effect on country stock return. This study seeks to apply the Generalized Autoregressive Conditional Heteroskedasticity (GARCH) model to assess the impact of these variables on stock market returns and volatility using daily time series data for KSE. Results for KSE showed strong support for the hypothesis that bad news exerts more adverse effect on stock market volatility than good news of the same magnitude. Furthermore, terror...

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Study Of Attitudinal Differences Of Malaysian Customers

This research emphasizes attitudinal difference of Malaysian customers about Islamic banking services. The banking service providers can gain excellent benefit from Islamic banking practices upon identification of these differences. A structured questionnaire was constructed to collect the necessary data to answer the research questions as being framed on related affective factors of attitudinal differences of consumers’ in Malaysia. In this research we have employed independent sample ‘t’ test and ANOVA to test the hypotheses. Results showed that Malaysian consumers have positive attitude toward Islamic banking. Results of ‘t’ test showed significant attitudinal differences between males and females. In addition, ...

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Inventory Management Of Nepalese Public Enterprises

There are many researches made in inventory Management of Nepalese Public enterprises and Private enterprises. Most of them has made on the manufacturing enterprises. In this chapter attempts has been made to present the review of literature regarding inventory management....

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The Determinants Of Mutual Fund Growth In Pakistan

This study is actually about the mutual fund growth and the determinants which are influencing on the growth of these funds. We ask whether the growth of funds is influences by the management fee, family proportion and the expense ratio or not. How much these variables influenced the growth of funds. We further check out the relation of the family assets and the return on the funds with the performance of the funds. Investors are paying the charges to control the funds and for the growth of the funds in the shape of management fee and the administrative charges....

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