Category: Business /Finance/Economy

Methods & Types of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

The foreign direct investor may acquire 10% or more of the voting power of an enterprise in an economy through any of the following methods : 1. By incorporating a wholly owned subsidiary or company 2. By acquiring shareowners an…

Mergers and Acquisitions

Mergers and acquisitions refers to the aspect of corporate strategy, corporate finance and management dealing with the buying, selling and combining of different companies that can aid, finance or help a growing company in a given industry to grow rapidly…

What is Anti-dumping?

Anti-dumping measures are frequently used and are highly contentious. Although GATT provided for the right of its contracting parties to impose such measures, its provisions are frequently criticised as lacking the clarity required to prevent evasion and abuse of the…

Essential Tips that you need to know to launch an IPO?

The IPO of any company is considered to be the acid test of the popularity of the CEO or founders of the company. In India there are cases like Reliance Industries, Infosys, TCS and Bharti Airtel which have created tremendous…

Different Types of Currency Risk

Domestic markets would be a better type of investment for a retirement account. Because of the added stability, there is less of a chance the stocks could fall and hurt the retirement account. They also usually pay a more stabile…

Meaning of Foreign Exchange Market

The foreign exchange markets are international market where currencies are bought and sold in the wholesale amounts. Significance of the foreign exchange market are as follows : Liquidity – In terms of international trade, liquidity is the ease in which…

What is International Monetary System? What is its need? How can it be evaluated?

International Monetary System are set of internationally agreed rules, conventions and supporting institutions that facilitates International trade, cross border investment and generally the reallocation of capital between nation states. They provide means of payment acceptable between buyers and sellers of…

What are the advantages and disadvantages of tracking stock?

Advantages of Tracking Stock A key advantage of tracking stock is that it offers divisional managers a degree of decision-making authority that might otherwise be unattainable, given top management’s reluctance to dilute it’s control over the division’s assets. The practical…