Money and Capital Markets
Another Option for Funding Growth
Key Topics Covered in This Chapter
- Money markets
- Capital markets—both primary and secondary
- Common and preferred stocks
CHAPTER 5 DESCRIBED how business assets are financed through a combination of internally generated cash flow, short-term liabilities and debt, long-term debt, retained earnings, and the capital of owners. This chapter is concerned with the markets through which nonbank debt financing and equity capital are obtained, specifically the money and capital markets. In the course of this discussion, you’ll learn how securities are issued in collaboration with investment bankers. You’ll also learn the basics of the capital market securities typically used by corporations ...