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    Depository Participants

    A Depository Participant (DP) is described as an agent of the depository. They are the intermediaries between the depository and the investors. The relationship between the DPs and the depository is governed by an agreement made between the two under the Depositories Act, 1996. More

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    Functions of Depositories

    The new method of holding stocks in the electronic form was introduced in 1996. The new system called a depository was put in place to hold stocks of all companies in electronic form on behalf of the investors and maintain a record of all “buy” and “sell” transactions. Technology had made it possible to provide banks with ease and convenience. More

  • functions of stock exchanges
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    Functions of Stock Exchanges

    Stock exchanges are set up to handle matters of discipline, default and investor-broker disputes. The exchanges are required to appoint a professional, non-member executive director who is accountable to SEBI for the implementation of its directives on the regulation of stock exchanges. More

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    Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI)

    SEBI was established in 1992 as per SEBI, Act 1992. Its main function is to stop fraudulent activities of stock exchanges. In April 1998 SEBI was constituted as the regulator of the capital market in India under the resolution of Government of India. More

  • functions of reserve bank of India

    Reserve Bank of India (RBI)

    The Preamble of RBI is “To regulate the issue of bank notes and keeping of reserves with a view to securing monetary stability in India and generally to operate the currency and credit system of the country to its advantage. To have a modern monetary policy framework to meet the challenge of an increasingly complex economy to maintain interest rate stability while keeping in mind the objective of growth”. More

  • European central bank (ECB)

    European Central Bank (ECB)

    ECB is completely independent. Neither the ECB, the national central banks in the euro system, nor any member of their decision-making bodies can ask for or accept instructions from any other body. All EU institutions and governments must also respect this principle. More

  • Asian development bank (ADB)

    Asian Development Bank (ADB)

    The mission of ADB is to foster growth and cooperation among countries in the Asia-Pacific region. The non-governmental organizations providing funding and technical assistance. Promotes and facilitates investment of public and private capital for development , assists in coordinating development policies and plans of its DMC’s More

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    New Development Bank (NDB)

    functions of NDB are many and some of them are as follows, Support public or private projects through loans, Guarantees for equity participation, Better understandings of the borrower’s mindset, Cooperative with international organizations and other financial entities, Provide technical assistance for projects. More

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    International Monetary Fund (IMF)

    The IMF is an international institution established by an international treaty in 1945 to create a framework for international economic cooperation focusing on the balance of payment problems and the stability of currencies. The number of member countries of IMF was 185. IMF was founded on 1945, More


    Bank For International Settlements (BIS)

    BIS is an international financial organization owned by 60 member central banks, representing countries from around the world that together make up about 95% of world GDP. its head office is in Basel, Switzerland.
    “The mission of ‘BIS’ is to serve central banks in their pursuit of monetary and financial stability, to foster international cooperation in those areas and to act as a bank for central bodies”. More


    International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)

    IBRD is established in 1944 as the original institution of the world bank group, IBRD is structured like a cooperative that is owned and operated for the benefit of its 188 member countries. The world bank is an international financial institution that provides long-term capital assistance to developing countries for capital programmes.The world bank has a goal of reducing poverty. More