There are several roles played by the financial markets. Financial markets help the government in raising funds by letting them borrow at a lower rate of interest. Financial markets help in the growth of the economy. You can read about the Financial Market – Functions, Features, Difference between Money and Capital Market in the given link.
It provides a mechanism for an investor to sell the financial assets, and provides security to dealings in financial assets.
- Capital Markets – Types, Examples, Features, Structure, Functions, and Advantages
- Demand and Supply – Concepts of Economy for UPSC
Fiscal Policy in India – Objectives, Components, Fiscal Consolidation, FRBM Act, 2003