Glossary - Economy

Mutual fund (MF) schemes

To generate wealth for the long-term, growth plans can help you do this far better than dividend plans ...

Generalized System of Preferences (GSP)

Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) is a preferential tariff system extended by developed countries to developing countries ...

Downgrades

An announcement of an analyst lowering their opinion on the desirability of a company ...

IDBI

The board of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India has approved the proposal to buy 51% shares in the state-run IDBI Bank ...

The Prompt Corrective Action Framework

The board of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India has approved the proposal to buy 51% shares in the state-run IDBI Bank ...

Core Inflation

It reflects the inflation trend in an economy. ...

Headline Inflation

headline inflation also counts changes in the price of food and energy ...

Masala Bond

They are rupee-denominated bonds issued to overseas buyers. ...

Spot Market

The spot is a market for financial instruments such as commodities and securities which are traded immediately or on the spot ...

Dividend

Dividend refers to a reward, cash or otherwise, that a company gives to its shareholders ...