About the book:
The present book is a humble attempt to compile at one place all the developments in the field of Indian Financial System. Although it is prepared as per the syllabus for MBA students of most Indian Universities and Institutions. it will not only help the aspiring Managers graduating through various B-schools all over the country but also the students of M.Com. BBA and B.Com. besides the general public as the book discusses latest concepts and guidelines. derived from original sources. The text is spread into 19 chapters. All the chapters are organized fairly independent of each other and any chapter can be picked up to gain knowledge about one particular topic without disrupting the continuity. The language of the book has been kept simple to reach the widest possible readership. This compact and concise text begins with the basic theoretical framework. Introduction on Indian Financial System and reforms in the system. It gives a detailed description of the Banking Institutions. Central Banking. latestconcepts in Banking. and then goes on to discuss in-depth Rural Credit. NBFCs. Financial Institutions. Financial Services. Merchant Banking. Capital Market. Insurance Sector. Money Market. Forex Market. Regulatory Framework and all the tidbits of the Indian Financial System. ending with the Latest Issues and Policy Environment. The text also contains figures and tables to give a better understanding of the topics discussed. It uses latest information. updated upto May 2012 and wherever required. text has been derived from the original sources. All in all it should give a very pleasant reading experience to even the general public. apart from a very useful learning experience for the students of MBA. BBA. M.Com. B.Com. and M.A.( Economics).
About the author:
Dr. Suresh Chandra Bihari is having an experience of about 32 years in Industry and Academics. He is pursuing his academic passion. leaving behind a profession in the financial sector for 28 years. Presently. he is working as a Professor in Finance area at IBS. Hyderabad. a top ranking business school of India and a constituent of IFHE. a Deemed University under section 3 of UGCAct. 1956. He has more than 100 publications to his credit that includes 10 text books. 6 study materials prepared for MBA students of a reputed University. 8 edited books and 7 case studies. included in the European Case Clearing House. more than 50 research papers published in reputed and referred International and National Journals both in India and abroad. He has also presented his Research Papers in about 30 International and National Conferences, both in India and abroad that includes those at Northern State University. USA. IIM. Calcutta. MDI. Gurgaon. IMT. Ghaziabad and Nagpur, among others. He is also the winner of Macro Research award 2009-10 of the Indian Institute of Banking & Finance and one of the prize winners of Micro Research Award 2010-11 of the same Institute. For the year 2011-12. he has won the First prize under Micro Research Award of Indian Institute of Banking & Finance, the professional body of Bankers in India having ISO certification. He is also a reviewer of Text Books. International Journal and is also in the Editorial Boards of several International Journals.