Why stock market rewards wealth creators with robust corporate governance
The inherent nature of the market is architected on the philosophy of allocating resources to greater wealth creators.
May 01, 2019
L&T-Mindtree battle: Three times engineering giant successfully staved off hostile takeover attempts
With the recent developments around Larsen & Toubro’s attempts at taking over Mindtree Consulting, it is topical to go back in time three decades and revisit three occasions when L&T thwarted takeov
Apr 28, 2019
Markets to remain volatile ahead of election results, here’s what UTI AMC fund manager says
The fixed income products may see volatility on account of the ongoing general elections, says Ritesh Nambiar of UTI AMC.
Apr 19, 2019
Our car got scratched, but we saved it from total wreck: Lakshmi Iyer EXCLUSIVE on Kotak-Essel FMP payout
Lakshmi Iyer, head of fixed income products at Kotak AMC, tells Shaleen Agrawal where Kotak mutual fund investors stand now after part FMP payments were held back, and what the fund has done to mitiga
Apr 15, 2019
Here’s why foreign investors are pumping money into emerging markets
ETFs have a new acronym.'Emerging Traded Flows'. That probably captures their new found lust for emerging markets.
Apr 13, 2019
Elections and stock market: Why midcap stocks rallied after previous polls; what to buy now
We are of view that impending elections is bound to bring bout of volatility, but this should be taken as an opportunity by astute investor to invest in quality businesses.
Apr 11, 2019
Why RBI has to ensure rate cut gets effectively transmitted to economy
The RBI MPC policy was in line with expectations with the 25 bps repo rate cut and unchanged neutral stance.
Apr 09, 2019
Nifty at record high: Don’t get carried away; real opportunity lies in these stocks
While Nifty is at lifetime high, the average fall across 3,000 traded stocks is still 40-50% from their 2018 highs. Smaller the market capitalization bigger has been the bashing its stock has taken.
Apr 08, 2019
Sensex at record high; what’s driving rally, will it sustain?
Towards the end of March 2019, Indian equities reversed the divergence from global equities and its emerging market peers.
Apr 05, 2019
RBI meet: Opportune time for dovish monetary policy; expect 25 basis point cut in repo rate
A favorable environment of political stability and low cost of capital with adequate liquidity can help kick-start the much needed investment boost to the economy.
Apr 03, 2019
RBI’s dollar-rupee swap: Why it’s crucial for India’s forex reserves
On March 26, the RBI conducted its first tranche of dollar swap auctions. Against the targeted amount of $5 billion, the RBI received bids to the tune of nearly $16.3 billion.
Apr 03, 2019
TCS could have listed during 2001 IT boom but Ratan Tata said ‘no’; a must-read for all shareholders
While IT giant TCS has now grown to be India's second valuable firm by market-capitalisation after Reliance Industries, the firm wasn't listed during 2001, despite the dot-com boom. We take a closer l
Mar 28, 2019
Mindtree hostile takeover: L&T needs to follow friendly approach with IT firm, says veteran investor
Amid ongoing volatility in the stock markets, Mindtree-L&T battle has left the investors sceptical on how to go ahead.
Mar 26, 2019
Stock market and data analytics: How machine learning helps to reduce trading costs
Machine Learning and Data Analytics are making trading much more efficient. Together, they complement each other and act as catalysts towards improved ability to identify opportunities and reduce trad
Mar 25, 2019
RBI’s $5 billion currency swap will work, but here’s what more is needed for faster interest rate cut
In this scenario, RBI’s decision to swap currencies will increase liquidity and control appreciation, Murthy Nagarajan says to Financial Express Online.
Mar 22, 2019
Rupee’s rally against US dollar: Where is currency headed?
The past several days has seen the currencies of emerging markets sharply appreciating against the US Dollar.
Mar 20, 2019
Rupee rally may continue till it hits 65-66 levels vs USD
What drives currency movements is one of the most misunderstood concepts in the financial markets.
Mar 19, 2019
SEBI’s move to allow mutual funds, PMS in commodity trading a masterstroke; here’s why
Globally, total commodity asset under management has crossed USD 300 billion and India’s contribution to this is anything but negligible.
Mar 13, 2019
Lok Sabha polls and stock market: Do elections really matter for rally in Sensex, Nifty?
While the outcome of election does impact various aspects of our economy in different ways, the skepticism associated with stock markets leading up to the elections is palpable.
Mar 12, 2019
It’s time to buy in share market ahead of election, not wait and watch; PMS manager shares top stock buys
With the upcoming Lok Sabha election 2019, stock market seems to be in a cautious mood since the start of the year, with Sensex and Nifty falling nearly 1% each in the last two months.
Mar 01, 2019
Midcaps outperform broader markets historically in election years, says WGC Wealth’s Rajesh Cheruvu
As the general elections near, investors are concerned about how to move forward on account of existing volatility in the stock markets.
Feb 28, 2019
Consider these two things before investing in fixed income mutual funds, says Tata MF’s Murthy Nagarajan
Amid heightened volatility in the stock market, even as investors may be looking for safer options, Tata Mutual Fund’s Murthy Nagarajan says that nearer the future obligations, higher should be the
Feb 27, 2019
How to invest in a volatile stock market amid liquidity fears, political uncertainty
Liquidity fears and political uncertainties have prevented the Indian stock market from participating in the global rally, says Aruna Giri N, Founder of TrustLine Holdings.
Feb 25, 2019
Midcap strategy for investors: Investment mantra from IIFL’s Venkataraman to get good returns amid carnage
Both small and midcap indices have underperformed benchmark indices for the most part of the previous two weeks.
Feb 22, 2019
Nifty Q3 earnings robust overall, auto disappoints; check top stock bets
Among Nifty companies; 40% of the companies have been in line while moreover, the same percentage of the companies of the Index has seen Q3FY19 earnings within expectations.
Feb 21, 2019
New investor strategy: Start with largecap funds, then midcap, says Mirae Asset fund manager
Even as we continue to witness heightened volatility in the stock market on the back of a confluence of domestic and global factors, eventually value accretive earnings growth by the corporations will
Feb 19, 2019
Why credit rating agencies are real threat to financial markets
In recent weeks, many large-scale disasters in the financial market like ILFS, DHFL, and now Zee Group is due to the lack of prudent rating by rating agencies.
Feb 18, 2019
OnePlus TV: All set to redefine the Premium TV experience
Minister your finances better! How smart financing purchase decisions can help you be a uber-saver
OnePlus gives a glimpse of future TV design
WhatsApp feature trick: How to hide your view on your friend's WhatsApp Status
OnePlus TV to unleash a sight and sound revolution!
Budget 2019: Central govt to contribute 14% to NPS, employees to get 80C benefit on Tier-II deposits from April 1
Budget 2019: Hike in import duty may dampen the gold rush
Budget 2019: More power to villages; Rs 2 lakh crore allocated to Panchayats in five years
Budget 2019: Healthcare sector expects hike in exemption limits for health checkup, medical reimbursement
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