This book is a conceptual treatise in Investment Banking in the Indian context. It provides contemporary coverage of the subject from an Indian and international perspective with comparative analysis of systems followed in Indian and US/UK capital market. Entire gamut of Core Investment Banking services are analyzed from a transactional and Indian regulatory perspective. It is positioned as a complete text book for post-graduate level of study in Investment Banking covering in detail the history, market, business, industry, transaction and service perspective of this important area of financial services. It caters to all post-graduate courses with focus on finance and capital markets in general and investment banking in particular.