Types of Systematic and Unsystematic Risk

Risk – It refers to the degree or probability of loss in the future. Causes of Risk Wrong decision or Wrong timing Term of Investment – Long term investments are more risky than short-term investments as future is uncertain. Level of Investment – Higher the quantum of investment the higherRead More →

Investment Alternatives

Investment refers to employment of funds on assets with the aim of earning income or capital appreciation.It is essentially a sacrifice of current money or other resources for future benefits.There are various Investment Alternatives available with an investor. An investor has to carefully choose between different investment alternatives like negotiable securitiesRead More →

Types of Securities

Securities refer to an investment that can be freely traded in the market and provides a right or claim on an asset and all future cash flows generated by that asset. According to Securities Contracts Regulation Act, 1956, “securities include shares, scrips, stocks, bonds, debentures, debenture stock or other marketable securities ofRead More →

Principles of Management

“Management is the art of getting things done through people in formally organized groups” – Koontz Management refers to a set of activities (planning, organising, decision making, controlling etc.) directed towards an organisation’s resources (human, financial, physical and informational) with the aim of achieving organisation’s goals in an efficient and effectiveRead More →