NDB of the BRICS countries is set to issue its first yuan-denominated bonds

The New Development Bank (NDB) of the BRICS countries is set to issue its first yuan-denominated bonds to finance sustainable development projects. The NDB’s first five-year yuan-denominated bonds (or green bonds) will be issued after receiving a rating from international ratings agencies as well as getting authorities’ approval. Further, the NDB More...

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By gktoday On Sunday, September 6th, 2015
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P-notes, or Participatory notes

P-notes, or participatory notes, are a way for foreigners to invest in the Indian markets without registering themselves with Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). P-Notes are for individuals who do not More...

By gktoday On Sunday, September 6th, 2015
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Stock Market Terms Glossary and Trivia

Here’s a glossary of stock market terms, suitable for beginners. Stock :Ownership of a corporation indicated by shares, which represent a piece of the corporation’s assets and earnings. Current assets : More...

By gktoday On Monday, December 8th, 2014
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Economic Quiz-The International Development Association

The International Development Association (IDA) is the part of the World Bank that seeks to help the poorest countries of the world. International Development Association was established in the year 1960. It aims More...

By gktoday On Monday, June 10th, 2013
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Civil Service Lessons-Economic freedom

Economic freedom Economic freedom is measured in terms of three broad heads–size of government (measured by government revenue expenditure and administrative gross state domestic product (GSDP) and sundry state-level More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013
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Economics/Finance Current Affairs January 2013

Bihar became the Fastest Growing Indian State between 2006 and 2010 As per the data released by the Planning Commission of India, Bihar became the fastest growing state in India at 10.9 per cent between 2006 More...

By gktoday On Thursday, December 20th, 2012
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Cheque Truncation System-CTS

Cheque Truncation System (CTS) is a process that will give banks the freedom to avoid transporting a physical cheque from the presenting bank (where the cheque is deposited) to the drawee bank (where it is issued). As More...

By gktoday On Sunday, December 16th, 2012
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GAAR.General Anti-Avoidance Rules

The Parthasarathi Shome Committee report on General Anti-Avoidance Rules (GAAR) has recommended the postponement of GAAR by three years and abolition of short-term capital gains tax  More...

By gktoday On Friday, November 9th, 2012
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Market Terms.MBA Quiz.Useful for Banking Exam Preperations and more..

What is Online Trading? Online trading is a new form of trading that has become possible due to the developments intelecommunication. Earlier, investors had to call up their brokers and place an order on More...

By gktoday On Friday, June 1st, 2012
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Facts About Term Life Insurance

Term life insurance plan provides life cover to an individual. In simple terms, a lump sum amount (Sum Assured) is paid to the family members on demise of life insured. For the life cover, the life insured has to More...