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5 smart things to know about duration of a bond

[ET] Economic Times

1. Duration is a measure of the interest rate sensitivity of a bond. 2. Bonds have two main risks associated with them: credit risk and interest rate risk. Duration ...Click on Read More

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Smart things to know about Quarterly Average Balance

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1. QAB is the average of the all the closing day balance of a bank account in a given quarter. 2. It can be calculated by adding up all the closing day balance in a g...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about return on equity

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1. Return on Equity (ROE) is a profitability measure that calculates how much profit a company has made on the money that the shareholders have invested. 2. ROE is e...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about yield to maturity

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1. YTM is the total return an investor can expect from a bond if it is held until the date of its maturity. 2. YTM is expressed as an annualized rate of return. If co...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about money markets

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1. Money market is a section of the debt market which specialises in very short-term debt securities with maturities of less than one year. 2. The objective of a mone...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about income from property

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1. Rent and other income from any flat, building or land attached to it is generally taxed under the head income from house property. Open plot of land is not considered un...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about payment banks

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1. Payments banks were introduced by the RBI to widen financial inclusion to small savings account holders, low-income households, unorganised sector, migrant workers and ...Click on Read More

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Smart things to know about Dynamic Asset Allocation Funds

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Things to know Dynamic Asset Allocation Funds

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Smart things to know about loans for professionals

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1. Banks and NBFCs both offer special loans for self-employed or salaried professionals like doctors, chartered accountants, architects and company secretaries, who are con...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs)

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1. InvITs are vehicles that facilitate investments in the infrastructure sector of the country. 2. Like a mutual fund, InvITs enables direct investment of small amou...Click on Read More

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