This fully revised edition covers more than 6,000 terms relating to accounting, from company tax liability, cash flow systems, auditing and financial reports to personal finance, pensions and investments. Terms explained in clear, simple English; Examples and quotations from journals show words used in context; Quick, handy reference - ideal for students and overseas-trained accounting staff; Comprehensive supplement includes sample financial documents and a list of useful industry contacts.
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The whole world wants to invest in India. But how to do this successfully? Written by two Indian financial experts with a seasoned expert of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, this book tells you the why and how of investing in India. It explains how India's financial markets work, discusses the amazing growth of the Indian economy, identifies growth drivers, uncovers areas of uncertainty and risk. It describes how each market works: private equity and IPOs, bonds, stocks, derivatives, commodities, real estate, currency. The authors include a discussion of capital controls in each section to address the needs of foreign investors. Learn about the the markets, the instruments, the participants, and the institutions governing trading, clearing, and settlement of transactions, as well as the legal and regulatory framework governing financial securities transactions. --Written by two life-long insiders who can explain India's financial markets to outsiders--Clear and comprehensive coverage of this economic powerhouse--Caters to the needs of foreign investors
This authoritative and comprehensive dictionary contains clear, concise definitions of over 3400 key economic terms, covering all aspects of the field, including economic theory, applied microeconomics and macroeconomics, labor economics, public economics and public finance, monetary economics, and environmental economics. There is strong coverage of international trade and many entries on economic organizations and institutions from around the world. Fully revised to keep up with this fast-moving field, this new edition expands the coverage to include terms relevant to the financial crisis, such as black swan, credit crunch, Northern Rock, and Iceland, making this dictionary the most up-to-date available. Entries are supplemented by web links which are regularly updated on a companion website.
Intended for translators working from Russian to English who need some reminders or new bits of usage information. Entries are in Russian; definitions are in Russian; sample use sentences most from the technical literature are in English.