RBI Monetary Policy: The need for 75 basis points rate cut is now
In case the MPC tries to manage inflation and boost growth as joint priorities, then 75 basis points is the minimum cut required.
Dec 03, 2019
Is RBI due for another interest rate cut? Why MPC has tough job at hand this time
The RBI’s FY20 GDP estimate for FY20 will be revised downwards as we observe some economists on the street have lowered their GDP estimates to sub 5% for FY20.
Dec 03, 2019
Don’t worry about correction in a bull market; veteran technical analyst Martin Pring explains why
In Martin Pring's own assessment, the global economy is likely to bottom out going forward, and the leading indices could move up further.
Dec 02, 2019
Missed Saudi Aramco IPO? Here’s how you can invest in global marquee public issues
While many investors may have missed out on the issue, we take a look at the process to invest in marquee global IPOs for Indian investors.
Nov 29, 2019
Karvy may have defaulted, but all brokers should not be seen with suspicion; these 3 reforms are needed
Even as Karvy Stock Broking defaulted on clients’ payments worth Rs 2,000 crore, all brokers should not be seen with suspicion, head of a broking firm said.
Nov 28, 2019
EXPLAINED | Why Sensex, Nifty are soaring when economy is seeing slowdown
The economy is seeing a slowdown at a time when the stock markets are scaling new highs comes as a surprise to many.
Nov 07, 2019
Diwali shows how important gold is for Indians; here’s what boosts demand for yellow metal
Gold tends to shine bright during the second half of the year as demand picks up. It is estimated that Diwali accounts for approximately one-fifth of annual gold purchases in India—more than any oth
Oct 31, 2019
These Nifty stocks may bring more prosperity to Diwali as demand in economy may soon revive
Even the foreign investors who were net sellers for quite some time has started buying in the markets last week.
Oct 27, 2019
Amid stock market volatility, this sector may offer good value to investors
On the ongoing slowdown, Dheeraj Singh of Taurus AMC said it would take a couple of more quarters for recovery to set in.
Oct 22, 2019
Why RBI’s 25bps repo rate cut was a missed opportunity
It is rarely the case that all national macroeconomic events align as well as they had done in the first week of October 2019.
Oct 11, 2019
Govt reforms positive, but trade war needs to be closely watched, says IIFL Wealth’s Anirudha Taparia
Even as the economic reforms announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman over the past few weeks are expected to boost the economy, there is a need to watch the impact of the trade war and negati
Sep 23, 2019
Amid slowdown, Ambit Asset Management CEO says invest in quality, growth stocks; check top bets
A careful look at the last 20 years’ history of the Indian stock markets tells us that every macro crisis has been an opportunity rather than adversity.
Sep 16, 2019
Looking to buy shares now? Watch out for these factors before investing in stock market
Confidence of FIIs and FPIs in the Indian stock markets also have a major impact on the direction of the markets.
Sep 04, 2019
FPI surcharge withdrawal good, but stock market still watching these concerns: INTERVIEW
Even as the government withdrew the controversial FPI surcharge providing much-needed relief to the stock markets, the continued participation of the foreign funds would depend on the economy's abilit
Aug 29, 2019
FPI tax surcharge, US-China trade war weigh on Sensex, Nifty in Q1FY20; will second half be better?
Foreign investors are cautious in the global market and are in a risk-off mode, equity market in US is down by -3.3%, German by -8% and BRICS by -5.3%.
Aug 16, 2019
Govt must solve NBFC crisis to spur corporate earnings growth: Prabhudas Lilladher INTERVIEW
The current NBFC (non-banking financial companies) crisis needs to be resolved on a priority basis to revive the corporate earnings growth and the government needs to play a major role to spur demand
Aug 12, 2019
SIP strategy for retail investors: UTI MF manager explains when to increase allocation
At the current Nifty level of 11000, market is quoting at 17 times one year forward earnings which is slightly higher than the average valuations of the last 5 years, he says.
Aug 09, 2019
Wealth creation in smaller cities is triggering growth of wealth management biz: IIFL Wealth’s Sandeep Jethwani
The sustained economic expansion has created enough wealth over the last decade, boosting the prospects of wealth management business in India.
Aug 08, 2019
Monetary Policy preview: RBI could cut repo rate by 25 bps, Kotak CIO highlights key factors for growth
Every known event related to financial markets tends to create ripples either pre or post event. The Monetary Policy Committee meeting (MPC) is one such event which draws interest not only in India,
Aug 05, 2019
Invest through SIPs in small, midcap stocks for long-term gains; check top sectors
The sentiment of Indian equity market can revamp when the domestic economy improves by the second half of the fiscal year subject to the development of monsoon, ease in oil prices and start of post-el
Aug 01, 2019
SEBI masterstroke: Regulator widens definition of encumbrance; how it will curb promoter malpractice
Pavan Kumar Vijay Many corporations borrow money by pledging or creating an encumbrance on their promoter shareholdings. However, if the encumbrances (pledged shareholding) exceed a threshold, it indi
Jul 23, 2019
How to trade in commodity, currency markets How to trade in commodity, currency markets amid subdued post budget sentiment
Commodity markets were expecting some changes in the imposition of CTT (Commodities Transaction Tax), however there were no changes in the Union budget with regards to this agenda.
Jul 12, 2019
7 pain points for stock markets from Nirmala Sitharaman’s budget
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her maiden Budget speech delivered on July 5th, spoke for the full 2 hours and 16 minutes, much longer than most FMs in the past have.
Jul 11, 2019
As Sensex, Nifty trade rangebound, these 5 stocks are top bets for investors
As the stock markets trade rangebound, the investors are jittery about how to go ahead amid such volatility.
Jul 03, 2019
Adopt ‘wait and watch’ strategy, markets to trade in range of 11,600-12,000, says Zerodha co-founder
With slowdown hitting the economy, the broader industry seems to be slowing down, said a market expert.
Jul 02, 2019
Saurabh Mukherjea’s investment mantra: These 5 stocks may be good bets going ahead
Even as the stock markets trade at record highs, the high valuations in stocks may be a cause of worry going ahead, said a veteran market analyst.
Jul 01, 2019
Sensex, Nifty trade volatile: Here are 2 top stock picks for investors this year
The current volatility in the stock markets indicates that these are seeking guidance from the government, even as the NBFC crisis, consumption slowdown and fall in savings hit the economy.
Jun 25, 2019
Coronavirus Updates: Funds pour in towards PM CARES; India records highest single-day jump in cases
Way to go! Indian Railways prepares isolation coaches, patient cabins in trains as COVID-19 quarantine facility; see pics
Brilliant idea! Indian Railways to convert train coaches into quarantine facilities; details
Government of India launches coronavirus tracking app Corona Kavach, now available for all Android phones
Big relief for salaried! Modi govt to change EPF withdrawal rule, pay PF contributions
Coronavirus in Europe: Italy, Spain suffer record virus deaths as infection rate surges
Central Government Employees? Modi govt has extended last dates for appraisal activities
Modi govt launches PM CARES Fund! Donate to help India fight Covid-19, get tax-benefit too
Cognizant to give two-third of India employees 25% extra payment over base salary for working in COVID-19 outbreak
Ratan Tata joins Mukesh Ambani, Anand Mahindra to fight coronavirus; Tata Group pledges Rs 500 crore
Budget 2020 hasn't violated fiscal discipline: FM Sitharaman
Budget 2020 was disappointing for lacking vision; but fiscal, taxation measures welcome: EAC-PM member Ashima Goyal
Budget 2020: FM Nirmala Sitharaman says govt willing to do more beyond Union Budget to boost growth
Budget 2020: FM says green shoots of recovery visible, points at worse macro-economic fundamentals under UPA
Budget and the economy: What can we expect after this Budget?
Budget 2020: FM Sitharaman takes on P Chidambaram over defence budget allocation
Budget 2020 proposals on DDT, personal tax not to impact MF industry: Franklin Templeton
Budget 2020: Chidambaram slams Modi govt; says economy close to collapse, unemployment making India poorer
Budget 2020: How ESOP tax changes will benefit start-up employees
Economic Survey 2020: Fudging food and fertiliser subsidy
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