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Jean Dreze EXCLUSIVE: ‘MGNREGA workers have become guinea-pigs for Aadhaar Payments System’

Amid a flurry of reports stating that Aadhaar-based payments have improved efficiency of Direct Benefit Transfers (DBTs), economist and rural jobs guarantee programme architect Jean Dreze has rubbishe

Jean Dreze EXCLUSIVE: ‘MGNREGA workers have become guinea-pigs for Aadhaar Payments System’

As Sensex hits all-time highs, this fund manager shares which sectors to buy, which ones to avoid

Even as Sensex and Nifty trade near all-time high levels, Vinay Paharia, CIO of Union AMC sounds a note of caution, pointing out that valuations in the stock market remain elevated.

2014-like Modi euphoria no longer there, pro-investor message diluted by scams: Tarun Bhatia, Kroll

The pro-investor euphoria created on the election of Narendra Modi to power in 2014 has diluted upon uncovering of more scams and announcement of populist measures, said Tarun Bhatia, Managing Directo

Finding 100 times oversubscription IPO bets: Is it really worth your effort?

After a busy 2017, even as the primary markets take a break in the current year, Jatin Khemani of Stalwart Advisors says that IPOs have been muted as the stock market have become weak.

Do you still hold physical share certificates? Watch out for these roadblocks in converting to demat

SEBI's move to dematerialise all physical shares is aimed at improving transparency in the dealing of securities and also to avoid instances of huge frauds. However, the conversion process may not be

Investment tips: Your 10 point check-list to pick multibagger stocks from Bonanza Portfolio’s Achin Goel

Here's a 10-point checklist to pick multi-bagger stocks from Mr. Achin Goel, head of Wealth Management and Financial Planning at Bonanza Portfolio Ltd.

Daily SIP is superior to all other forms of SIPs: Rajesh Patwardhan, LIC Mutual Fund

In an exclusive interview with Sanjeev Sinha, Patwardhan talks about the benefits of investing in mutual funds and the latest trends in the industry which will benefit buyers.

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Should India have single GST rate? Here’s what India’s first chief statistician Pronab Sen has to say

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Mercedes and milk cannot be taxed at the same rate, and noted economist and India's first chief statistician Pronab Sen agrees "in-principle".

Modi is right! Single GST rate is inherently regressive, says former chief statistician

FPIs may re-enter Indian stock market if Q1 earnings improve; Anita Gandhi picks top value-buying stocks

In an exclusive interview with FE Online, Anita Gandhi shares her outlook on the Indian stock markets, suggesting investors to go for value buying as valuations in the stock markets are still expensiv

Conservative investors should consider investing in fixed income mutual funds: Manish Mehta, Kotak Mahindra AMC

In an exclusive interview, Manish Mehta of Kotak Mahindra AMC shares his views on diverse investment avenues, ranging from MFs to small savings schemes, and also gives tips on the right way of investi

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As markets remain range-bound, here are contrarian stock bets from Jatin Khemani to tide over volatility

Given that even the smaller companies are now being deeply researched by a wider investment community, it has become difficult to find undervalued scrips, Jatin Khemani of Stalwart Advisors says.

Nirmal Jain EXCLUSIVE: India’s rise unstoppable, says IIFL Chairman; shares major stock market triggers in 2018

Narendra Modi government’s demonetisation triggered financialisation of savings, which in turn helped the stock markets and mutual funds industry to bloom further, says Nirmal Jain, Chairman of Indi

Nifty back at 11,000? Not in 2018; Investors will have to wait, says ICICI Pru’s Yogesh Bhatt

With the Indian stock markets on a correction mode ever since the January highs and the Nifty 50 currently testing the level of 10,800, ICICI Pru's Yogesh Bhatt does not see Nifty 50 going back to its

Debt mutual funds: Good option for long term investors; check how

The secular trend of interest rates going down in the long term all across the world, combined with an ongoing volatility in the equity markets, has left investors confused about the right investment

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It’s an optimal time for end-users to invest in real estate: Anuj Puri, ANAROCK Property Consultants

In an exclusive interview with, Anuj Puri talks about the realty market, impact of policy reforms and shares his outlook.

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SBI shares shine along with other PSU banks; cheaper valuations make banking stocks attractive

PSU bank stocks rose on Tuesday, with SBI in the lead, as government's talks about capital infusion in banks and cheaper valuation made these stocks attractive.

Use correction in small, mid-caps to review portfolio, buy growth stocks, says Alok Singh of BOI AXA MF

With Q4 results coming in largely in line with estimates and incremental Macro data providing stability, Alok Singh, CIO, BOI-AXA Investment Managers is positive on Sensex, Nifty in the near-term.

Unless political surprises play spoilsport, near term stock market corrections to be short lived: Equirus Capital

Even as the domestic stock market remains volatile, Munish Aggarwal of Equirus Capital says that unless there is a major drop in the probability of Narendra Modi-led government getting re-elected in 2

As Karnataka poll dust settles, Sensex looks to 2019 election for impact triggers: Q&A with Nilesh Shah

The 2019 general elections hold more relative significance for the stock markets in comparison to Karnataka elections, says Nilesh Shah.

Top stock bets by Edelweiss’ Rahul Jain for a volatile stock market ahead

Even as the Indian stock market reacts to the crucial Karnataka elections, Rahul Jain of Edelweiss says that Sensex and Nifty will remain volatile in the rest of the year too given macro factors such

Sensex, Nifty may shake, take out weak players if Modi’s BJP loses Karnataka Elections 2018

With Karnataka going into the much keenly-watched elections, market participants have been eyeing the outcome as these elections will be a litmus test for Narendra Modi’s BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party

Worried about Sensex volatility? Ambit Capital details strategy to compound wealth and minimise risk

Ambit Capital’s top brass explains how investors can maximise their chance of making money, and minimise risk of losing wealth, using what it calls the “Coffee Can Investing”.

ULIP returns comparable to mutual funds in long-term, says Edelweiss Tokio Life CIO Bismillah Chowdhary

Even as investors may be looking to tweak their asset allocation in the new fiscal year, Bismillah Chowdhary of Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance says that ULIPs provide an excellent blend of insurance a

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