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The Motive Behind Merger And Acquisition

Mergers and Acquisitions have gained substantial importance in today's corporate world. This process is extensively used for restructuring the business organizations. Some well known financial organizations also took the necessary initiatives to restructure the corporate sector of India by adopting the mergers and acquisitions policies. The Indian economic reform since 1991 has opened up a whole lot of challenges both in the domestic and international spheres. The increased competition in the global market has prompted the Indian companies to go for mergers and acquisitions as an important strategic choice. The trends of mergers and acquisitions in India have changed over the...

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Relationship Between Corporate Governance Score And Firm Performance

Limited liability company structure is the most preferred structure for a large business. In this structure, a large number of investors provide the risk capital. They are called shareholders, the deemed owners of the company. They delegate the power to manage the company to board of directors. The board delegates the same to managers while retaining its role to monitor and control the executive management. Shareholders are viewed as the principal and the manager as their agents and this relationship is described as ‘principal-agent relationship’. The shareholders, of a widely held firm, practically do not have any control on the...

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Study On The Prediction Of Corporate Bankruptcy

A number of researches have been carried on the prediction of bankruptcy; formal studies linked with failure of business were conducted in 1930’s. A study conducted by Simth and Winakor (1935) said that ratios of the failing firms were significantly changed from the continuing firms. In addition to that another study was related to the financial ratio of large size corporation that suffered in meeting fixed liability (Hickman 1958). Recent studies took potential ratios given in annual financial statements like profitability, solvency, and liquidity ratios considered as the most predictive indicator and these ratios were matched with failed and well...

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Derivative Market Management

Finance Dissertations - Derivatives are financial instruments that do not hold independent value, but where instead the value of the instrument... ...

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Impact Of Credit Crisis On International Business

This paper tries to study the impact of credit crisis on international business. ...

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Impact Of Recessions On The Banking Sector

Recession is the phenomena which is not new, but it occurs from time to time. In this dissertation we will focus on the economy of UK under the shade of recession. The economic changes which are being brought by the recession....

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Pension Retirement Mauritius

The National Pension Fund and its financial implications on the economy of Mauritius ...

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Study On The Variability In Foreign Exchange Rate

Variability in foreign exchange (FX) rate has been one of the major economic and financial factors affecting cash flows and common stocks value. After the collapse of post-war Bretton Woods fixed exchange rates in the 1970’s, the relative prices of currencies began to fluctuate. The rapid expansion in international trade and adoption of floating exchange rate regimes by many countries led to increase exchange rate volatility....

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Comparisons Of Uk Property And Stock Market Invesments

ABSTRACT: generally, there are various methods of investment in financial market as well as investment in other segments. Most of the times those investments will be eternalized by finance industry employees. In some methods the financial market and asset are not clear and shareholders are confused, but in other types of investment people should transfer large amount of money to the experts because they know how to make more considerable returns of the capital....

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Islamic Compliant

Receivables securitization is a vital financial instrument which has faced some resistance in the Islamic world ...

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Microfinance Perspectives For A Socially Motivated Investor

This chapter is designed to enlighten essential notions of microfinance and provide an overview on microfinance institutions....

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The Financial System Of The Pakistan

The financial system of the Pakistan is characterized by the dominant role of the banking sector, banking sector is considered as one of the most important source of financing for most businesses and evaluation of profitability of banks is indeed difficult and complicated, that there is no single yardstick to measure bank performance. ...

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Impact Of Micro Economic Factors On Performance

This research examines the effect of Working Capital Management (WCM) on profitability of firms in the textile sector of Pakistan. I also used cost of production and fixed assets cost as control variable to investigate their effect on profitability of textile companies. I have selected a sample size of 55 textile companies of Pakistan for a period of six years from 2003 to 2008. Regression and coefficient of correlation are used for analysis. The SPSS result R=0.77 shows the strong correlation between the model which helps me understand the relationship between working capital, cost of production, fixed assets and profitability....

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Relationship Between Asset Price And Monetary Policy

With the development of capital market and the innovation of finance,asset prices have taken a more prominent role in financial economy.Meanwhile,financial crisis and economy turbulences arouse by abnormal assets price fluctuation appear in many countries.Currently, China is confronted with the reality of asset prices inflation.Asset prices rapidly fluctuation bought gigantic impact to monetary policy, therefore,study the relationship between asset price and monetary policy according to China’s economy is significant....

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Impact Of Currency Future Trading On Base Metals

Currency Future is a future contract in which specified currency can be bought or sell at pre determined price and date. In developed nations like US and UK the currency price increment impact on physical trading volume, it decrease it on currency price increment and increase it on currency price decrement. Like this, same thing happened in developing nations. In India the base metals prices so much impacted due to currency future price volatility. In India, the currency future trading was started on 29th Aug. 2008 in National Stock Exchange (NSE), in Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) on 7th Oct. 2008...

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General Introduction Physical Certificates The Traditional Way

The Indian capital market has seen an unprecedented boom in its activity in the last decade. We can now boast of a very large investor population and substantial volumes of trade. However, this surge in activity has brought with it, numerous problems that threaten the very survival of the Capital market in the long run. A closer inspection of the problems would reveal that most of them arise due to the intrinsic nature of paper based trading and settlement....

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Current Situation Of The Major Uk Banking Institutions

In this dissertation report, I discuss the current situation of the major UK banking institutions in face of the credit crunch and the recessionary economic conditions. It represents an analysis of the main trends in the performance of five major UK banks: the Royal Bank of Scotland, Northern Rock, Barclays, Lloyds Banking Group and HSBC. This research project aims to establish the relation between the resilience of the management of the banking institution and the organizational performance. The report presents a critical argument over the factors that led to the subprime crisis and eventually dragged the economy of the most...

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Rural Financial Intermediation Of Ghana

The rural sector comprises nearly 80% of Ghana's population of 18.5 million, with rural economic activities providing employment and incomes for an estimated 60% of rural dwellers (World Bank, 2001). ...

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Evaluating The Financial Status Of Dharampal Satyapal Ltd

The management of current assets deals with determination, maintenance, control and monitoring the level of all the individual current assets. ...

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Competition And Integration Strategies

The increase in competition of stock exchanges, due mainly to the transformation of the ...

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Role Of Debt In Capital Structure Of Firms

Capital structure has got importance in the literature of corporate finance. It provides insight about the role of debt in the capital structure of a firm. It is believed that firm endeavors to uphold optimal capital structure. In existing literature, however, there is no consensus among researcher’s about the level of optimal capital structure because of variation in proxies used to measure the same attribute, variation in industry norms (size, location and technology), agency cost (management ownership and competence) etc. The main objective of a firm is to maximize its profit and to give maximum return to its shareholders. For...

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A French Startup

Goojet is a French startup created in Toulouse in 2006 by Marc Rougier and Ludovic LeMoan ...

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Money Laundering

This dissertation makes a contribution to the worrying issues of money laundering in Nigeria and the control mechanism within the economy. ...

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The Stock Trading History In India

The stock trading history in India is obscured in the mists of time. ...

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Financial Risk Investment

Several studies have charted the performance of mutual funds across various styles and investment strategies; this study aims to contribute to previous literature by presenting a performance analysis of a subset within mutual funds ...

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Risk Management Practices Of Commercial Banks In Pakistan

The agreement on international banking regulations dealing with how the banks handle the risk, the Basel Accord mainly focuses on the credit risk; according the Basel accord the bank assets divided into five main categories according to how they are risky. The five main categories are as (1) is assets without risk means 0% risk weighted, second one is 10% risk weighted, 3rd is 20% weighted, 4th is 50% weighted and last one is 100% weighted. When the banks perform international transactions they are required according the Basel Accord to hold assets minimum 8% aggregated risk...

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The Combined Code About Corporate Governance

Corporate governance is the system or process by which companies are directed and controlled(Cadbury,1992,p.2)...

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Egypt Financial Markets

Financial markets are important in an economy in that they involve lots of monetary funds in the capital markets. ...

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Hsbc Infrastructure Company

The company in consideration is HSBC Infrastructure Company or HSBC Investments or known as HICL in the industry circuit. ...

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Smallholders Coping With Food Sector Transformation

This chapter provides a description of the data and research methodology used in this study. This study employed investigates the smallholders coping with food sector transformation and the role of social enterprises in Thailand. Both qualitative and quantitative data were carefully planned and collected in order to facilitate the achievement of the objectives set for the study. An overview of the stages of data collection, data discussion, scope of the study, sample and case studies selection, and methods of analysis is provided....

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Islamic Banking And The Islamic Loan

In order to have better understanding towards this research, in this chapter I will describe the development of Islamic Loan in Malaysia, and discuss about the different between theories and practical of Islamic Loan. At the same time, this chapter will preferably describe in details regards on Islamic Loan. This research is to study the effectiveness of Islamic Loan consumers within in Malaysia. Equally, the purpose of this research will be discussed in this chapter....

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Criteria For Mortgage Home Loan Selection In Malaysia

Since housing is expensive, the availability of housing finance is equally important. Today, home financing offers financial assistance to homebuyers when purchasing their dream home. There are various institutions which offer housing loans that prospective borrowers can access such as insurance companies, state housing corporations/agencies or mortgage institutions. With rapid change and more sophisticated homebuyers, it has become very important that financial institutions determine the factors which are pertinent to the homebuyer in selecting a mortgage home loan provider. To establish the potential capacity to pay for the desired home, prospective buyers were asked to estimate the average purchase price,...

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Risk And Return Behavior Of Islamic Equity Investments

Islamic equity investments deal with the application of Shariah in stock selection in fund management. Islamic equity investment is a new and emerging concept in fund management and posed a slow growth compared with a fast paced growth in Islamic fixed income “Sukuk? markets and Islamic banking in the current decade. However Islamic equity investments contain a significant potential to generate above average risk adjusted returns than conventional equity investment as discussed in this paper. The thesis argues about the risk & returns behavior of Islamic equity investments by analyzing the risk & return behavior of Karachi Meezan Index, an...

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Financial Derivatives

Financial derivatives is often an efficient policy of the risk management which is been used in modern economy worldwide ...

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