How do digital lending players offer easy financial assistance?

FinTechs are emerging as a key competent of the Indian Financial Services ecosystem - backed by macro opportunity and well-developed public digital infrastructure.

MahaRERA cracks whip on 644 housing projects, prohibits them from being sold

43% or 274 blacklisted projects are in MMR alone, followed by 29% or 189 projects in Pune, and the remaining 28% or 181 projects are in smaller cities.

Gold Loan: How do fluctuations in gold prices impact your gold loan?

For new borrowers, the lender – be it a bank or a financial institution – arrives at a standard gold value by tracing the gold rate fluctuations over the period of one month or by analyzing the current or moving average price.

FMCG ETF: Invest in 15 FMCG companies with as low as Rs 500

For an investor looking to benefit from the FMCG theme, there are multiple options available. One can opt for a thematic FMCG fund that is actively managed or go for an FMCG-based ETF.

Evolving Lifestyle Trends: A boon for realty growth in Tier 2 & 3 cities

Owing to the latest trends including demand for spacious homes, better livability, flexi-work models, and others, the residential real estate market in tier-2, 3 cities is constantly getting a boost.

Binance launches Tax Reporting Tool. How will it help Indian crypto investors in income tax return filing?

Cryptocurrency trading platform Binance has announced to launch Tax Reporting Tool, a new API that will enable Binance users to easily keep track of their crypto activities and streamline reporting requirements.

How to invest in IT ETFs? Find out

Through ETFs, an investor can invest in a basket of stocks at a fraction of cost and is relatively better placed when compared to direct investing.

Mid, small caps to outperform large caps, says Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC in ‘5 big trends for future’

The asset manager has analyzed the big trends that have played out over the last couple of decades and has identified the key enablers of any big structural trend. Based on these enablers, it has identified the key trends of the future and its potential beneficiary sectors.

Listed players to develop 92.5 mn sq ft of branded housing in top Tier 1, 2 & 3 cities over next 2 years

The current expansion pipeline of approx. 92.5 mn sq ft clearly indicates that strong, listed developers will continue to dominate the new residential supply and accelerate their market share gain.

Planning to buy Ola electric scooter? Know what insurance policy you should buy for all-round protection

Electric scooter insurance policy in India: eVehicles are seen as the future of the country and most leading automobile manufacturers are working to improve their offerings. As the electric scooters and bikes gain momentum, insuring the same has also gained importance.

Line of Credit: How it works and how it differs from personal loan or overdraft

As far as the interest cost is concerned, borrowers incur interest cost only on the borrowed amount until it is repaid, and not on the sanctioned amount.

Growth prospects of commercial realty look promising in second half of 2021

With the decline in Covid cases, residential sales have started rising again, and along with that commercial real estate has also started showing sings of revival.

7th Pay Commission: On gross basic salary raise query after Dearness Allowance hike, Central govt responds

7th Pay Commission latest news today: The Central Government has denied considering any plan to raise monthly gross basic pay of Government employees

Modi Government has no information on total number of cryptocurrency investors and exchanges in India

Total number of cryptocurrency exchanges and cryptocurrency investors in India: Govt denies having any information on this.

How to manage education loan for higher studies

With proper planning and strategy, financial stress related to education loans for higher education can be mitigated even in the current pandemic period.

Are you earning negative returns on your investments?

Inflation is going to hit us in such a way that even though you're making money, in a real sense you will not be making a net positive return on your investments.

Your Queries: Loans – If PMAY subsidy loss less than gain on rate cut, go for balance transfer

There is no established timeline for the release of the PMAY subsidy. You will have to wait it out. Check if the floating interest rate applicable to you (sanction letter) is linked to the repo rate.

Financial Planning: Women also need to plan for their retirement

Old age has specific implications for women as they often outlive men, devote less time in the workforce and participate in less-paid jobs

Your Money: Fixed income investors need to look at liquid funds now

The market witnessed a broad-based selling, seen across the maturity curve. Even the 10-year benchmark government bond, which was tightly held around 6% by the RBI, broke out of its shell.

PMS vs AIF: Know the differences before choosing one

HNI investors are willing to take additional risks and look for specialised strategies to generate superior returns versus diversified mutual funds in their portfolio.

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