Sanjeev Sinha

Sanjeev Sinha is Editor, Personal Finance at Financial Express Online. He has more than 20 years of experience with some of the top Indian media organisations. He has covered a wide variety of subjects such as politics, taxation, wealth management, brands, marketing, management and real estate. An avid reader of crime fiction, Sanjeev spends his free time watching action movies and listening to classical music.

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Looking for lowest home loan interest rates? Check out latest rates offered by 20 banks

If you’re planning to take a home loan, here is a list of 20 banks - including SBI, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, PNB and Axis Bank - that are currently offering the lowest interest rates in the country.

he bank is required to close such SCSS on the death of the senior citizen and the deposit attracts a rate of savings bank account from the date of death till the transfer of proceeds to your savings bank account.

DSP Investment Managers launches DSP Floater Fund – Check details

The scheme aims to navigate interest rate cycles in an optimal manner, having the potential to gain from fall in interest rates as well as aiming to shield portfolio returns in times of reversal of the interest rate cycle.

Two-thirds of urban Indian women use digital payment modes regularly: Survey

As per the survey, close to two-thirds of urban Indian women use digital modes of payment on a general basis. Almost as many use cash, but slightly lesser make payments through cards.

Axis Bank launches WhatsApp Banking – Now resolve your banking queries instantly via WhatsApp

Axis Bank has now come out with WhatsApp Banking, which will help you bank anywhere and anytime on your favorite chatting app.

Deficiency in Insurance Services: Govt amends Insurance Ombudsman Rules for better resolution of policyholders’ complaints

The amended rules have enlarged the scope of complaints to Ombudsmen from only disputes earlier to deficiencies in services on the part of insurers, agents, brokers and other intermediaries.

Stable property prices, NRI demand fuel demand for luxury housing

Luxury homes continue to show good momentum even during Covid times. Here's why.

Housing rental hike trumps capital price growth in key luxury markets: Study

The average rentals for a house of minimum 2,000 sq. ft. size in the top 7 cities' key luxury hotspots rose anywhere between 17% and 26% in 2020, as compared to 2014.

Gold loans starting at 7%: Check out latest interest rates and EMIs for Rs 5 lakh loans

Gold loans could be a good option even for those borrowers who have a poor credit score due to which they might not be eligible for an unsecured loan.

Home affordability to improve further in 2021: Report

The increase in home purchase affordability has been one of the most important factors driving sales and paving the way for buyers to return to the market.

Demand rising for home loans in mid and high-range segments: Report

As per Magicbricks Home Loans Consumer Report, nearly 38% consumers want to take a home loan ranging between Rs 30 lakh and Rs 1 crore, indicating the demand revival towards mid and high-range homes.

The worst is behind for residential real estate in India: Report

The arrival of 2021 will not shake off all the challenges of a pandemic-riddled economy but the groundwork for a sector-wide recovery has been laid.

Motilal Oswal AMC launches Multi Asset Passive Fund of Funds – Should you invest?

The NFOs will remain open for subscription from February 19 to March 5, 2021, and the date of allotment is March 12.

Thus the investor loses out on any subsequent gains that he would have made on the dividends received till the end of his investment horizon.

Planning to invest in an FD for 3-5 years? Here are the banks offering the best rates

If you are looking to invest in an FD for the medium term, here are the banks which are currently offering the highest rates on fixed deposits.

Real estate again emerges as best asset class for investment: Survey

The preference for real estate as an asset class has once again reached close to pre-COVID levels vis-a-vis the lockdown period in March and April.

Private sector should come forward to manage the challenge of stressed real estate: Ankit Kansal

In an exclusive interview, Ankit Kansal of 360 Realtors talks about the problem of stressed assets in India's real estate market and how could this growing challenge be managed.

Sales of luxury housing rise in Delhi-NCR, new supply drops

NCR saw total housing sales of close to 23,220 units, of which over 4% was luxury homes priced Rs 1.5 crore onwards.

Grade A Boutique Offices: The emerging choice in commercial real estate sector

Office spaces ranging from 400-1000 sq ft carpet area witness growing demand in Mumbai.

Ready-to-move-in homes remained the preferred option for home buyers in 2020

A total of 1,82,640 units were sold in the 2020 calendar year, of which 21 per cent were in the RTMI category and 79 per cent were under-construction homes.

How much does a Rs 15 lakh super top-up health insurance plan cost? Check out the premiums

If you are planning to purchase a super top-up health insurance plan, ensure you compare your options to find the deal that best meets your requirements.

Fixed income funds witness heavy outflows in January

Open ended income or debt-oriented categories of mutual funds witnessed a net outflow of Rs 33,408.76 crore in January 2021, compared with the net inflow of Rs 13,862.76 crore in December 2020.

Gold ETFs shine in January, record net inflows of Rs 624 cr

Having witnessed a net outflow of Rs 141 crore in November 2020, the Gold ETF category is once again back on investors' radar.

Policy recognition of downstream aluminium segment will be a win-win for economy

In an exclusive interview, Pragun Jindal Khaitan talks about the major issues being faced by the downstream aluminium producers, measures to support them, and shares his business outlook.

4 ways Covid-19 pandemic has changed our money habits

Covid-19 has changed many aspects of our lives. Here is a look at a couple of remarkable changes in money habits brought about by the pandemic.

Will RBI move increase retail participation in G-Sec market?

The initiative to increase retail participation in G-Secs was put in motion many years ago, but unfortunately did not yield any result.

A further cut in key rates would have given a boost to current demand uptick, say realtors

Developers said the decision to keep the repo rate unchanged will ensure that home loan interest rates will not harden anytime soon and continue to remain attractive.

How RBI policy announcement will impact borrowers, consumers and investors

The RBI once again maintained the status quo in its February 2021 monetary policy review, by sticking to an accommodative stance on the interest rate front and reiterating its commitment to economic growth.

Latest interest rates and EMIs of Rs 10 lakh Loan Against Property starting at 8.05% compared

If you’re looking for a Loan Against Property, here are the lowest interest rates currently being offered by all the major banks in the country.

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