Module 1: Financial Markets
Financial Markets and Instruments
Types of markets; Financial Instruments; Types of investment avenues
Initial Public Offerings (IPO); Book building; Pricing of issues; Allotment of shares; Basis of allotment; Listing of securities; credit rating
Role and functions of SEBI, Depositories, Stock exchanges; Membership, Registration Procedure, Method of Trading in a Stock Exchange; Clearing settlement and risk management. Methodology of index calculation.
Government Securities Market
Indian debt market; Primary market; Secondary market; Negotiated Dealing Systems; Wholesale debt market