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Merchant Banking: Origin, Meaning and Evolution

After reading this article you will learn about:- 1. Origin of Merchant Banking 2. Meaning of of Merchant Banking 3. Evolution. Origin of Merchant Banking: The origin of merchant banking can be traced back to 13th century when a few family owned and managed firms engaged in sale and purchase of commodities were also found […]

Merchant Banking: History, Regulations and Government Policy

After reading this article you will learn about:- 1. History of Merchant Banking in India 2. Merchant Banking Regulations 3. Government Policy. History of Merchant Banking in India: Merchant banking services, in India, were started only in 1967 by National Grindlays. Bank followed by Citi Bank in 1970. The State Bank of India was the […]

19 Main Obligations of Merchant Bankers

This article throws light upon the nineteen main obligations of merchant bankers. The obligations are: 1. Merchant Banker not to Associate with any Business other than that of the Securities Market 2. Maintenance of Book of Accounts, Records, etc 3. Submission of Half-yearly Results 4. Maintenance of Books of Accounts, Records and other Documents  5. […]

Difference between Commercial Banks and Merchant Banks

This article will help you to differentiate between Commercial Banks and Merchant Banks. Difference # Commercial Banks: (i) Accepting deposits of various types and maturities for the purpose of lending; (ii) Providing working capital finance; (iii) Meeting the short term credit needs of the commercial enterprises; (iv) Allowing customers to withdraw money by cheques; (v) […]

Top 12 Functions Performed by Merchant Bankers

This article throws light upon the top twelve functions performed by merchant bankers. The functions are: 1. Corporate Counselling 2. Project Counselling 3. Capital Restructuring Services 4. Portfolio Management 5. Issue Management 6. Loan/Credit Syndication 7. Arranging Working Capital Finance 8. Bill Discounting and Acceptance Credit 9. Lease Finance 10. Venture Capital 11. Public Deposits […]

Top 7 Developments in Merchant Banking Establishment in India

This article throws light upon the top seven developments in merchant banking establishment in India. The developments are: 1. Setting up of Banks Subsidiaries 2. Re-organisation of Private Firms 3. Establishment of SUA 4. Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)  5. Discount and Finance House of India (DFHI) and Others. Developments in Merchant Banking […]

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