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Interest Rates Risk & The Scenario in India

Suyash Bharadwaj is an MBA student from IIM Calcutta. During his summer internship in the Investment Banking Division at Bonanza Portfolio Limited, Suyash was involved in Fund Raising and Mergers & Acquisitions advisory. Interest Rate Risk – A risk is any variation from the expected return of an investment on the downside. An interest rate risk implies the risk that an investment's value will change due to a change in the absolute level of interest rates, in the spread between two rates, in the shape of the yield curve or in any other interest rate relationship. Basically such a downside depends...
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Sizzling Sensex

Suyash Bharadwaj is an MBA student from IIM Calcutta. During his summer internship in the Investment Banking Division at Bonanza Portfolio Limited, Suyash was involved in Fund Raising and Mergers & Acquisitions advisory. For the starters, Sensex is the sensitive index, the benchmark index of 30 most illustrious companies whose shares are traded in the Bombay Stock Exchange. The base value of Sensex is calculated by a free float market method. By this method a weight is assigned to the market price of stock and is multiplied with the existing stock price. This weight is the number of shares available...
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Scope of Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) in Emerging Markets like India

Matt Patsky, CFA, Chief Executive Officer, Trillium Asset Management Corporation
Matt Patsky, CFA is the Chief Executive Officer at Trillium Asset Management Corporation. He speaks about Socially Responsible Investing and it's scope in emerging markets like India.
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When is the next US economic crisis likely to occur?

Sougata Basu is the Founder of DaulatGuru.com. He has an MBA in Finance from Boston University and has done Electrical Engineering from BIT, Mesra, India. August 2010: Almost 2 years after the financial crisis of 2008, we still do not see a real recovery in the US economy. The data on unemployment and debt levels in US do not indicate any significant improvement. The economic crisis of 2008 was not a sudden disaster like an earthquake or a tsunami that happened without sufficient warning signals. It was building up as the consequence of serious economic problems that started many years...
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Frequently Asked Questions about New York University's Math Finance Program

NYU Math Finance Program

Petter Kolm, Director of the Mathematics in Finance Masters Program at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University answers some of the frequently asked questions about the Math Finance Program at NYU.

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Prof. Tarun Khanna of HBS Discusses Strategies for Winning in Emerging Markets

Prof. Tarun Khanna, Harvard Business School
Professor Tarun Khanna of Harvard Business School is an expert on business strategies for emerging markets. He speaks to DaulatGuru.com and discusses how his new book can help entrepreneurs from emerging markets like India.
Winning in Emerging Markets: A Roadmap for Strategy and Execution
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Richard Koo, Chief Economist, Nomura Research Institute explains how this "Balance Sheet Recession" is different

Richard Koo, Chief Economist, Nomura Research Institute
Mr. Richard C. Koo is the Chief Economist of Nomura Research Institute, the research arm of Nomura Securities, Tokyo. He has recently released a book titled “Balance Sheet Recession - Japan's Struggle with Uncharted Economics and its Global Implications”. In this interview he explains how the recession in 2008 was different and what should be the role of the Government.
Balance Sheet Recession: Japan's Struggle with Uncharted Economics and its Global Implications
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Robert Pozen, Chairman of MFS Investment Management, Discusses How to Fix the U.S. Financial System

Robert Pozen, Chairman, MFS
Robert C. Pozen,Chairman of MFS Investment Management,manages over $200 billion in assets. He speaks to DaulatGuru.com on how US needs to solve some of the problems in its present financial system.
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Will the US Dollar collapse?

Rohit is an Electronics Engineer from BIT, MESRA, Ranchi and is doing his MBA from NITIE, Mumbai. He has worked in Strategic sourcing Group of Tata Motors Pune for projects involving Nano and Jaguar & Land Rover. He is also a CFA Level 1 candidate. History is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake - James JoyceThere have been numerous reserve currencies over the centuries, but none more widely accepted than the US dollar is, since 1944. While the US dollar has fluctuated widely in value over the 65 years since its designation as the reserve currency, its...
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Update on the CFA exams in June 2010 in India cfa institute news india

Dr. Ashvin P. Vibhakar, CFA Managing Director, Asia Pacific Operations for CFA Institute  Dr. Ashvin P. Vibhakar, CFA, joined CFA Institute on September 1, 2007. Based in Hong Kong, Dr. Vibhakar is responsible for developing and implementing various operating strategies in the Asia Pacific region, including society relations, employer and university outreach, candidate recruitment and support, and member services. He received his Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, his MBA from Central Missouri State University, and his Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from M.S. University of Baroda, India. Sougata Basu speaks to him. Thank you Dr. Vibhakar for speaking to us. DaulatGuru.com is a forum for finance students and professionals...
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