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15 May 2009
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The implications of the operations of the banking sector on money supply

Thesis - 8 pages - Finance

The UK banking sector plays a crucial role in determining not only the amount of money in circulation in the economy but also the form that it takes (e.g. fiat money or current/deposit account holdings available to be given by the banks as loans). These aspects of the monetary policy can, in...

14 May 2009
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Stock index futures (CME® S&P 500® futures)

Thesis - 6 pages - Finance

Stock index futures - The first stock index contracts were traded at the Kansas City Board of Trade on February 24, 1982. This introduction was followed (the same year in April) by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). These new contracts were based on the S&P 500 index. These two brand...

13 May 2009
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Evaluation of the security transaction, the consistency of the portfolio construction and management with client's profile

Thesis - 6 pages - Finance

This year, Pro Fund is very proud to have a new client, Mr Lucent who is 47 years old. He sold his firm during the summer and received 1,000,000€ for it. He doesn't really need this money but he wanted to have a new challenge in another sector. He wants to keep the money for the...

12 May 2009
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Private equity: India Vs China

Presentation - 40 pages - Finance

Private Equity is when a firm's shares are held privately and not traded in the public markets. PE includes shares in both mature private companies and, as venture capital in newly started businesses. As it is less liquid than publicly traded equity, investors in private equity expect on an...

12 May 2009
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The implications of the operations of the banking sector on money supply - published: 12/05/2009

Thesis - 4 pages - Finance

Brief Overview Bank deposits make up over 80% of the M3. Thus bank behavior is important to money supply. Cash is an asset to the bank. Deposits are a liability since the bank must repay them on demand or at short notice. The banks know that at any point in time only a...

12 May 2009
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The Levin model of monetary integration

Thesis - 6 pages - Finance

In the following work the Levin model of monetary integration is going to be derived and then used to show that the union monetary expansion reduces income divergence between the countries in the union and that fiscal expansion in one of the countries increases income divergence. Also it is going...

12 May 2009
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How well is the business doing? Evaluating a firm's financial condition

Presentation - 130 pages - Finance

The presentation will first talk about the purpose of financial analysis before moving on to the techniques and financial ratios. It will also show how to understand if the company is running a risk of liquidity. It will then talk about current ratios and liquidity of current assets. There will...

12 May 2009
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Credit rating in India

Presentation - 28 pages - Finance

The credit market in India has been growing steadily since the advent of the reforms process at the beginning of the nineties. Indian credit Market is the third largest in the world, after Japan and South Korea, in terms of primary issues of debt. Historically when a loan was given or a...

12 May 2009
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A presentation on mutual funds

Presentation - 31 pages - Finance

The presentation is designed to give you a general idea about the way mutual funds work. SOme of the aspect that will be covered are what mutual funds are, the growth of mutual funds, why it is a smart idea to invest in mutual funds, etc. The presentation will also talk about the drawbacks of...

12 May 2009
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Case study: Spectris

Case study - 8 pages - Finance

Spectris is a leading supplier of precision instrumentation and controls. It employs 6,000 employees in its 14 business units. It has a wide range of core technology and their products help customers improve product quality and performance, improve core manufacturing processes, and reduce...

12 May 2009
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The Chinese banking system

Thesis - 5 pages - Finance

The Central Bank is the only monetary policy-making and policy-executing entity in the Republic of China. Its organization structure is split into two independent entities: The decision-making body and the decision-executing body. The decision-making body, which is more important, is composed of...

12 May 2009
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The sub-prime loans crisis and the recent turbulences in the credit markets (2008)

Essay - 6 pages - Finance

The Russian economist Kondratiev has shown, in his theory of the cycles that in the economical life periods of economical recession followed periods of growth, and then followed by another period of growth, in an infinite cycle. The start point of these periods of recession is usually a great...

12 May 2009
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Pages Jaunes group

Thesis - 11 pages - Finance

The consolidated balance sheet indicates that the Pages Jaunes Group has 56,129 thousand euros of share capital and 98,676 thousand euros of issue premium. The share capital is composed of 280,644,450 common stocks (ordinary stocks) each with a par value of 0.2 euros. As observed in the statement...

12 May 2009
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Quick: Risk management analysis

Thesis - 13 pages - Finance

Quick is the largest European chain of fast service restaurants. But if we compare quickly with its main competitors - Mc Donald's and Burger King - we could say its major risk is to be eaten by those two “big burgers”. This report is going to treat the difficulties for such a...

12 May 2009
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Dividend policy irrelevance

Thesis - 5 pages - Finance

Depending on its life cycle and strategy, a firm has different financial needs. These financial needs could be fulfilled by internal or external resources. The sources of internal financing is cash flows. External financing could be debt and/or equity. When a firm uses debt, the interest...

12 May 2009
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Moneygram International: Case study of a fund transfer company

Thesis - 9 pages - Finance

Moneygram Company was founded in 1940. Initially, the company was named Traveler's Express Company. In 1998, it acquired Moneygram Payment systems Inc (a company specialized in transfers of money) and then changed its name to Money gram International Inc in 2003. This acquisition was...

11 May 2009
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Credit crunch- Case of Northern Rock requiring official assistance /intervention

Thesis - 5 pages - Finance

What is happening in the developed world today is one of the worst economic meltdowns of modern history. The financial institutions are trembling like nothing else whereas the impacts of such a failure of financial institutions are clearly felt by the rest of the world as well. The reductions in...

11 May 2009
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Strategic management at Qatar Bank

Thesis - 6 pages - Finance

QNB is one of the highly successful banks in Qatar with strong presence across the country. It has the largest network of branches inside the country as well as outside the country. The bank has shown considerable improvement in its performance over the period of time mainly due to the correct...

10 May 2009
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The importance of plastic money in today's scenario

Dissertation - 69 pages - Finance

Financial cards witnessed a robust growth in India in 2002-03. The number of cards in circulation increased by almost 50 per cent. The growth in transaction value, at 95 per cent, was even more spectacular. These results are attributable to the thriving economy which led to a large increase in...

10 May 2009
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Foreign institutional investors and the Indian capital market

Dissertation - 61 pages - Finance

Foreign investment refers to investments made by the residents of a country in the financial assets and production processes of another country. After the opening up of the borders for capital movement, these investments have grown in leaps and bounds. The effect of foreign investment, however,...

09 May 2009
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Risk management in the asset management industry (risk measurement techniques): An evaluation of 'value at risk' tools

Tutorials/exercises - 112 pages - Finance

This Report is divided into two parts. Part I is introductory in nature containing brief profiles of global and Indian mutual fund industries, risk and the mutual fund industry, theoretical aspects of risk management process and various...

08 May 2009
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NDSL: Depository functions and services

Case study - 51 pages - Finance

The Indian capital market has witnessed an unprecedented growth in the past few years, facilitated by modernization of the trading system. Automation of the trading infrastructure in 1994 has given us a trading system comparable with the best in the world. The establishment of a settlement...

07 May 2009
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Financial analysis and management of international groups: Schneider vs Square D

Thesis - 5 pages - Finance

The electrical equipment industry, which generates revenues from construction and maintenance, is closely related to the economic conditions. This sector is characterized by the globalization of markets, the concentration of firms, the standardization of products and increasing costs of...

07 May 2009
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How does a rational investor build the optimal portfolio? Should international securities be added to that?

Thesis - 5 pages - Finance

The modern portfolio theory was introduced by Harry Markowitz with the publication of his paper “Portfolio Selection” in the Journal of Finance in 1959 and is called Markowitz portfolio theory (MPT). It is now the major guidance for portfolio allocation decisions for mutual funds,...

07 May 2009
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Managing customer relationship and their financial aspects: Standard Chartered India

Case study - 33 pages - Finance

The objective of the project was to study the choice criteria to decide upon a bank for savings account and accordingly prepare the competitive update, i.e. Standard chartered VS other private banks to facilitate sales. The nature of the project involved a comprehensive market survey in which the...

07 May 2009
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Analysis and features of Standard Chartered

Thesis - 18 pages - Finance

The world “Bank” has been derived from the Italian world “Banca” meaning a branch or a counter. However, the banks that we are now accustomed to seeing no longer seem to be a reflection of what “Bank” really means. But today's banks are not what...

05 May 2009
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A study on evolution, working and the current scenario of the commodity market in India

Tutorials/exercises - 41 pages - Finance

What is “Commodity”? - Any product that can be used for commerce or an article of commerce which is traded on an authorized commodity exchange is known as commodity. The article should be movable of value, something which is bought or sold and which is produced or used as the...

05 May 2009
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The importance and application of value chain analysis in business - (17 Slides)

Presentation - 5 pages - Finance

An organized creative approach aimed at identifying unnecessary costs and eliminating the same from the system without affecting the functional utility, guarantee and safety performance. A study on the factors determining value. The stages through which the return of investment varies is another...

29 Apr 2009
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Emerging trends in cash management

Case study - 35 pages - Finance

Whenever any long-term investment is considered the future cash flows from the project, the uncertainty of those cash flows, and the opportunity cost of the funds invested in the project are evaluated. Investments in current assets are also evaluated by all organizations in the same manner but...

29 Apr 2009
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What is asset based financing?

Dissertation - 42 pages - Finance

ABF is a financing method that is driven by the assets of companies. Assets include current assets, such as accounts receivables and inventory, and fixed assets, such as plant and machinery. ABF allows an SME to utilize its own assets to meet its short, medium and long term funding needs. Asset...