eBook Banking and Finance, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615308954
  • ISBN-13: 9781615308958
  • DDC: 332.1
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Banks and businesses today often deal with so many different operations, it may be seem difficult to see the purpose of each and how they relate to each other or how they relate to our daily lives. Like individuals, businesses rely on banks, and when banks are not practical, they find other means for financing, or raising and managing funds. Readers examine the role of banks and the process of business financing as insightful text breaks down such terms as interest rate, capital, dividend, and much more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Principles of Banking.
2: Types of Banks.
3: Bank Money.
4: Bank Loans.
5: Historical Development.
6: Early European Banking.
7: Specialization.
8: The Development of Banknotes.
9: Commercial Banking.
10: Assets.
11: Asset Management.
12: Liability and Risk Management.
13: The Role of Bank Capital.
14: Regulation of Commercial Banks.
15: Entry, Branching, and Financial-Services Restrictions.
16: Interest Rate Controls.
17: Mandatory Cash Reserves.
18: Capital Standards.
19: Nationalization.
20: Deposit Insurance.
21: Central Banking.
22: Origins of Central Banking.
23: Modern Developments.
24: Influence of Central Banks.
25: Major Central Banks.
26: World Bank.
27: Origins.
28: Organization.
29: Debt and Policy Reform.
30: Business Finance: The Short Term.
31: Financial Planning and Control.
32: The Cash Budget.
33: Accounts Receivable.
34: Inventories.
35: Short-Term Financing.
36: Intermediate-Term Financing.
37: Business Finance: The Long Term.
38: Long-Term Debt.
39: Mergers and Reorganization.