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#Fincabulary 14 - Bagel Land

Meaning – A slang term that represents a stock or other security that is approaching zero in price.

This term is typically used to describe an asset that has fallen from grace as opposed to a penny stock or other historically cheap security. 61 more words


Introduction to Forward Contracts

This video provides simple introduction to Forward contracts. This is aimed at absolute beginners to introduce the concept of Forwards from scratch.

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Outcome of SEBI Board Meeting

Today, the SEBI Board took the following decisions :

  1. Restructuring in stressed companies 

With a view to facilitate turnaround of listed companies in distress which will benefit their shareholders and lenders, the Board has approved the following proposals: 630 more words


US Treasury 30Y-5Y Slope Falls To Under 100 (Lowest Since Dec 2007)

The US Treasury yield curve (30Y-5Y) slope has flattened to the lowest level since December 2007, before The Great Recession.

The US Treasury 10Y-2Y curve slope (orange line) is near the lowest level since December 2007. 24 more words


MCX (Multi-commodity exchange of India) - A snapshot

The Multi Commodity Exchange of India Limited (MCX), is a commodity derivatives exchange that facilitates online trading, and clearing and settlement of commodity futures transactions. The Exchange, which started operations in November 2003. 47 more words

Options on Commodities Futures

Sebi has allowed Derivative Exchanges to allow Options on Commodity Futures as per a circular on their website (13 June 2017). See link Sebi circular… 205 more words