Trends in Legal Gambling: Literature Review

13 Mar 2018

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Albers and Hubl (1997) analyze how the individuals in Germany spend their money in legal gambling and what are their consumption patterns towards it by using a probit technique. They conducted a survey in Germany, using a sample of 1,586 adults to estimate for all types of commercial gambling, the separate functions of participation, and in order to provide explanatory variables about the socioeconomic characteristics like ...

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Relationship Between Profitability and Liquidity

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION This study empirically examines the relationship between profitability and liquidity, of insurance companies in Mauritius by using regression models and correlation analysis. The goal of any business is to make profits. If it does not make profit, it will soon go out of existence. Business need to ensure that it has enough money not only to cover expenses, but ensures that something is left ...

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Global Corporate Governance Standards: Pros and Cons

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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1.0 Background and history Increasing numbers of public companies and shareholders base lead to shareholders of the companies not involved in management and control their own company. Thus, they employed professional managers to running their business as a result some of the managers are not working on the behalf of shareholders and caused companies collapsed through financial statement fraud and money laundering. The case Watergate scandal due ...

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International Business From Islamic Perspective

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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International Business has always played a vital role in the economic and social of all people through the ages. Muslim as a part of contemporary world, and cannot be exception from this rule. Their religion (Islam) not only permits them, but also encourages them to do business. The prophet Muhammad (pbub) (the Messenger of Islam) himself was a full-time business man for a considerable period of time. ...

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Impact of Capital Structure on Profitability

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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Introduction A capital structure concerns the composition of the liability of a company or, more specifically, which is the relative participation of the several financing sources in the composition of the total obligations (Brealey and Myers, 1992; Gitman, 1997 and Weston & Brigham, 2000). Capital structure decision is very vital for any organization; every organization wants a mix or arrangements that eventually achieves or increases its profitability ...

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Growth of Venture Capital in India

24 Feb 2017 18 Dec 2017

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VENTURE CAPITAL:- Venture capital (also known as VC or Venture) is a type of private equity capital typically provided for early-stage, high-potential, growth companies in the interest of generating a return through an eventual realization event such as an IPO or trade sale of the company. Venture capital investments are generally made as cash in exchange for shares in the invested company. It is typical for venture ...

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Effect of Banking Regulations on Financial Intermediation

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Introduction Banks have all along played the role of financial intermediaries by channelizing funds primarily from household sector to producing sector and the efficiency and smoothness with which such intermediation is done by banks is one of the prime parameters that determine the economic efficiency and consequent industrial and material progress of a society. Financial intermediation has a cost and that cost is reflected in bank rates ...

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Ford's Value Enhancement Plan Analysis

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Ford's Value Enhancement Plan aims to align the interests of various shareholders by offering them different options - the choice of $20 in cash, additional new common shares or a combination of cash and new share. Based on the following analysis, Ford should go ahead with Value Enhancement Plan. Characteristic of VEP The Value Enhancement Plan has the feature of stock split and share repurchase. Exchanging existing ...

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Analysis of Profitability Ratios

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If a company shows good profitability then the shareholders can expect good profit distribution on their investment. For this purpose we should also examine the dividend payment history of the company in order to make a reliable estimate of profit distribution. So far as the Spectrum Manufacturing Company [SMC] is concerned, its profitability is decreasing. The reasons of the decrease in profitability are: Decrease in sales ...

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Effect of the Yen/Dollar Exchange Rate on Nissan

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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EXCHANGE RATE HISTORY OF YEN/DOLLAR Japans defeat in World War II, and was under the occupied authority of USA. USA set the fixed exchange rate at ¥360 per US$1 through US government plan during the post-world war year, thus the Japanese Yen became extremely weak. The Japanese Government had a lot of policies to make their economy develop such as re-building the infrastructure of many big cities ...

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How Do Banks Increase Their Liquidity?

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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This essay will be looking into liquidity problems within individual banks, exploring why it is absolutely essential for banks to have good liquidity and exploring the sources of liquidity that are available to them, should they need to increase it. Over the past year there have been an assortment of serious issues involving banks, with the nationalisation and part-nationalisation of several retail banks in the UK, including ...

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Factors Affecting the Growth of Microfinance Institutions

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0 Introduction This chapter introduces the problem statement which the research proposes, the objectives that the research seeks to address, the questions that it seeks to answer and the scope of the research as well as the significance of the study. 1.1 Background of the Study There are many types of microfinance institutions depending on structure, function or philosophy. In many instances, the microfinance ...

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Mergers and Acquisitions | Literature Review

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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Having read and analysed the various literature available on the topic of mergers and acquisitions it is clear there are many conclusions and views on the long term performance of both the target and acquirer post takeover. The first article I have analysed is Andrade, Mitchell and Stafford's "New evidence and perspectives on mergers" which gives a general overview of mergers and how the pattern has changed ...

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The Importance of Credit Risk Management in Banking

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Credit risk implies a potential risk that the counterparty of a loan agreement is likely to fail to meet its obligations as per the original loan agreement, and may eventually default on the obligation. Credit risks can be classified into many forms such as options , equities , mutual funds , bonds , loans and other financial issues as well , which in extensions of guarantees and ...

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Development of India's Banking System

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Introduction With a population of over 1 billion, India is one of the most important countries with accelerating economic growth. According to the World Bank (2009), the annual GDP growth of India has been more than 7% over the past ten years. The financial crises in 1997 and 2008 have revealed the importance of robust banking system towards economic development. Indian Government liberalized the banking system through ...

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Difference Between Role of Treasurer and Controller

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Difference between Role of treasurer and controller with respect to Financial Corporate Governance Organization Chart of the Financial Management The chief finance executive works directly under the president or the managing director of the company. Besides routine network, the person in charge keeps the Board of Directors informed about all the phases of business activity, including economics, social and political developments affecting the business behavior. He also ...

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Nokia Company: Organisation and Profitability

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It all began for Nokia when Fredrik Idestam built a paper mill back in 1865. He built another factory near Nokianvirta River, Finland, the place whose first five words gave the company its name "Nokia". Between the years of 1865 and 1967 Nokia was recognized as a vital industrial machine; though further expansion needed a merger with a cable company and another merger with a rubber firm ...

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Impact of Credit Risk Management on Profitability

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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Credit Risk arises because there is a possibility of a risk that the counterparty defaults on the loans and bonds held by the institution (Cornett) The Ultimate advantages of Credit Risk Management are being accepted by Financial Institutions now and Risk Managers are focusing on different Risk Management Models in looking for different Business Opportunities (Heinemann). However in general Financial Institutions that make Loans or buy bonds ...

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Types of Credit Facilities Offered by Commercial Banks

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The commercial banks are the most important player in the banking system. As at the end of December 2010, there were 9 domestic and 14 locally incorporated foreign commercial banks (BNM, 2011). Below is the list of licensed commercial banks as at 31 December 2010:- Commercial banks (Locally owed) Affin Bank Berhad Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad AmBank (M) Berhad CIMB Bank Berhad EON Bank Berhad Hong ...

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Ryanair Company Financial Analysis Report

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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Ryanair is an Irish airline company which was launched in 1985 by Ryan family in Dublin. It is the first low-fare airline in European nations. Also it is considered as most successful airline in terms of profit. In addition, it is also famous for number of flights and passengers flown. Moreover its business is expanded to 44 bases, more than 1200 routes, 160 airports and 27 countries. ...

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The Significance of Mergers and Acquisition in India

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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The term mergers and acquisition refers to the facet of corporate finance, strategy and management dealing with buying and selling or amalgamating different companies that can help in financial aid or help in increasing the market share and growth without creating another business entity. Important terms used in the world of mergers & acquisition, & their brief explanation: Merger: is defined as the combination of two or ...

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Literature Review: the Indian Banking System

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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Literature reviews that Indian banking system consist of a larger structure on of financial institutions, Commercial banks, foreign financial institutions. These structural transformations of Indian finance system can be divided into three parts. First, the post independence period (1947-1968). The Reserve bank of India, performed role as a supervisor and controller of finance system. RBI, dominated over all the forms of finance controls in India. In this ...

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Financial Performance of BRALIRWA

23 Mar 2015 18 Dec 2017

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This chapter presents the theoretical framework used to evaluate the financial performance of BRALIRWA and the influence of corporate governance on the firm performance; and the research methodology followed throughout the research basing on the different aspects discussed in literature review. 3.1 INTRODUCTION As discussed in chapter one, the main focus for many companies is to create the best possible value for their owners and to secure ...

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SABMiller PESTLE and SWOT Analysis

23 Mar 2015 15 Dec 2017

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INTRODUCTION: SABMiller is an international brewing company which not only relates with brewing business but also deal with hotels and gaming world. SABMiller Company comes from the organization SAB (The South African Breweries Limited) which was founded in 1895 and the position of SABMiller in today's market is they are having 98% share of the beer market. The main objective of an organization is to achieve commercial ...

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Investment Appraisal Decision Making

23 Mar 2015 15 Dec 2017

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1. INTRODUCTION The research is undertaken in the partial fulfillment of degree of MBA. The dissertation focuses on the investment appraisal in the Indian hotel industry. Shareholders and Creditors invest capital in an enterprise in the hope of gaining a return. For loan creditors they require interest plus a return of their capital, while shareholders require dividends and maintenance or increase of share prices. The capital invested ...

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Analysis of the UK Banking System

23 Mar 2015 15 Dec 2017

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A strong and efficient Banking system is a key to progress in a country.To achieve an efficient a banking system one should analyze the internal and external factors of that country. For this issue I have chosen ENGLAND banking system to know its internal and external factors faced by its banks? what kinds of banks are operating in uk?,what kinds of activities are performed by them?what are ...

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Factors Affecting Capital Budgeting of ICT Sector Firms

23 Mar 2015 15 Dec 2017

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This research proposal has been written to compare the factors affecting capital budgeting of firms in Information and Communication Technology sector in Thai. The survey factors of decision making in capital budgeting. The many decisions that top management must make in firms. This method is one duty of a financial manager to choose investments with satisfactory cash flows and rates of return. The factors affecting to make ...

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Non-Profit Organization Finances and Pricing

01 Dec 2017

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  The Global Alliance for TB Drug Development (TB Alliance) is a non-profit organization which uses its revenues to develop new, simpler, faster-acting TB drug regimens[1] rather than distributing those profits to its shareholders and board of directors.[2] It is also a PDP (product development partnership) that operates like a biotechnology firm creating collaborations between the private, public, academic, and philanthropic sectors to drive the development ...

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Article Analysis: Foreign Bank Penetration to Nordic Market

29 Nov 2017

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ABDULAZEEZ OLUWAFUNMIKE ASMAU   ASSIGNMENT: Journals of international financial markets, institutions and money, vol.11 (1); 53-63 by Engwals, L., Marquardt, R., Pedersen,T. and Adrian E Tschoegl (2001)‘foreign bank penetration to the newly opened market in the Nordic countries. To explain the aims of the research and how the researcher carried out theses aims. Critically analyse the article from a methodology perspective. (1000 WORDS) Abstract ...

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Petrozuata Case Study

29 Nov 2017

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Petrolera Zuata, Petrozuata C.A. Voilis Athanasios   1) Introduction – Case Study In 1976, after nationalization of the domestic oil industry a stated owned enterprise Petroleos de Venezuela S.A. (PDVSA) was established for the purposes of managing the country’s hydrocarbon resources and promoting economic development. It was the world’s second largest oil and gas company with reserves in Venezuela and refineries across ...

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Personal Budget Case Study

24 Nov 2017

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Personal Budget Suggestion As my personal budget table is shown, my total income is all from my parents’ contribution per month. I have not done a part-time job. I should consider to find a part-time job and earn some money to reduce the pressure of my parents. Every month I can save some money. In the Future, I could save a lot of money when I ...

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Financial Fraud Case Study: Stephen Richards

24 Nov 2017

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Table of Contents Executive summary Problem Statement Company overview Case Analysis Questions A letter from prison Executive summary This case study is about the former global head of sales Stephen Richards at the Computer Associates, Inc. (CA), who is serving a seven year prison sentence for financial fraud. In addition to this, Stephen Richards responds to the number of the questions asked by the Eurenge Soltes ...

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Strategies for Depository Companies in Financial Crisis

22 Nov 2017

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Introduction The development of capital markets is highly dependent on the activities of related securities market infrastructure institutes that include, inter alia, depository companies engaged in provision of the services for record-keeping of entitlements under securities (registration and transfer of rights to securities), collection of coupon and dividends (payable income) arising from the portfolios, facilitation of corporate actions processing (such as tender offer, proxy voting, buy-backs), ...

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The Pakistan Pharmaceutical Industry

02 Nov 2017

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The topic selected for this Oxford Brookes university research and analysis project is Topic 8:"An Analysis and Evaluation of Business and Financial Performance of an Organization". This was a natural choice as throughout academic studies of ACCA, thefinancial analysis was greatly focused but OBU provided this opportunity for practical application of theoretical knowledge on an ...

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Liquidity Risk Management And Credit Supply

02 Nov 2017

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Elnaz Abazarisouha Liquidity Risk Management and Credit Supply during Financial Crisis: Evidence from European Banks Research Plan in Accounting and Finance VAASA 2013 TABLE OF CONTENTS ...

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