What caused the 2008 Economic Crisis?

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The recession started in December 2007 and ended in June 2009, but many, particularly in the US, continued to suffer long after that. Between 2007 and 2009, around 7.5 million jobs were lost, reflecting a doubling of the unemployment rate, which was 5% in December 2007, rising to 9.5% in June 2009, ...

How to Analyze Financial Statements?

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A company's financial statements are a mirror to its financial health. Reading financial statements is like digging well into the sea. Analyst dig dipper and dipper to find and understand the different aspects of studying the same company’s financial data and come to a different conclusion. A simple...

What is Insider Trading?

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Why Insider trading is considered illegal in India? The law defines what constitutes an "insider" to include "anyone who has or has access to undisclosed price-sensitive information" irrespective of how "they have or have access to such information". Insider data is "material" if its publication/rel...

Myths about Economy and Economists

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The world has limited resources only and human desires have unlimited wants and needs probably never-ending. Whether we realize it or not economics is there in our daily life. While making buying decisions we are making use of economics. In the everyday world, we are pushed into our daily lives to m...

What is Credit Rating?

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What you should know about credit rating? You might have heard that XYZ rating agency downgraded or upgraded the rating of ABC Corporation or Moody's downgraded India ratings. AAA, BBB, C, CCC.... However, what do these symbols mean? Credit rating is nothing assessment of the reliability of an oblig...