Near-term equity returns seen capped

Indian equities have rallied nearly 9% YTD. This is largely in line with other global index YTD returns.

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Gujarat Ambuja Exports to buy back over two crore shares worth R225 cr

Gujarat Ambuja Exports said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday that it has decided to buy back 2.36 crore shares worth R225 crore.

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Looking for a business loan? Indifi Technologies gets you one easily and quickly

While more than a dozen start-ups are engaged fulfilling the working capital needs of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSME), a large portion of the market remains undeserved.

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Capital gains tax: All you want to know in brief

There are two broad asset classes — physical assets like gold, real estate etc, and financial assets like equity, debt, mutual funds and others, which are intangible in nature.

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About 83% millennials intend to buy home in five years, says study

Globally for many millennials the home ownership dream has deferred but not dead as 83 per cent of those who do not own any residence, intend to buy in the next five years, according to a HSBC study.

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EPFO allows withdrawals from pension account without Aadhaar

Retirement fund body EPFO has allowed full and final withdrawal of funds by the subscribers from their pension account without providing the Aadhaar number, said a PTI report today.

What is a Common Account Number in mutual funds? Here are 7 important things to know

MF Utilities (MFU) has made it possible for all the investors of mutual funds to track and manage their investments on the MFU platform. It is a shared service platform of asset management companies.

10 stocks that can double your money over the next few years

As India moves towards a less cash economy, stock markets are likely to continue doing well as businesses shift from unorganised to the organised space. Companies that are listed on stock exchanges re

Why you need to avoid these investment mistakes

Investing and then earning returns is sheer bliss. But most of the time, the money that has been put in might not bear the sweetest of fruits. This is because the root of the investment tree is rather

10 things you must not ignore while buying property from developers

Home buying is one of the most crucial decisions of your lifetime. There are many factors that need to be carefully considered prior to going ahead with the decision to buy your dream home. However, i

Banks liable to pay Rs 100 per day as penalty for delay in reimbursement for failed ATM transactions

Are you aware that banks are liable to pay Rs100 a day penalty for any delay in reimbursement for failed ATM transactions? As per the RBI instructions, banks have been mandated to resolve customer com

NPAs woes: Bad bank idea will promote risky loan culture; here’s why

The issue of resolution of NPAs (non-performing assets) is back on the discussion board given its magnitude. In fact the problem was always there, but we have tended to push things under a cover of ca

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GMR Chhattisgarh Energy allots majority shares to lenders via SDR scheme

GMR Chhattisgarh Energy on Monday said that the consortium of lenders has converted debt to equity under the SDR plan norm and added that banks now own a 52.4% stake.

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LIC’s total premium income up 12.4% to R1.45 lakh cr till December 2016

LIC has earned a total premium income of R1.45 lakh crore for nine months ended December 2016, as against R1.29 lakh crore during the previous year.

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Rupee hits 3-1/2 mth high, up 11 paise to 66.71

The rupee strengthened further to end at a fresh 3-1/2 month high of 66.71, appreciating by 11 paise on the back of sustained selling of the American dollar by exporters and banks.

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Here’s all you need to know about the working mechanism of Tax Deduction at Source

The Government of India took an initiative to develop a system through which it can quickly and efficiently collect taxes. To have a seamless approach, the Income-Tax Law has incorporated the system o

Regret not seeing launch of REIT or InvIT in my tenure: Sebi Chief

One significant regret for outgoing Sebi chief U K Sinha has been that not even one Real Estate or Infrastructure Investment Trust could get listed during his tenure, though he expects this to happen

NCDEX offers early pay-in facility to FPOs

The National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange (NCDEX) today said it has offered Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs) to deposit their produce in exchange approved warehouses, immediately after takin

Buy a new car online without the hassles of getting loan and insurance

In a bid to promote digital payments, some companies are now offering hassle-free services to those keen on buying utility vehicles. If you want to buy a car, you can simple buy it online through Grab

Apollo Munich Health Insurance expands its bancassurance channel with Dena Bank

Apollo Munich Health Insurance is expanding its footprint across the country with its latest bancassurance tie-up with state-owned Dena Bank, to distribute customized health insurance and personal acc

Paytm E-Commerce launches online marketplace app Paytm Mall

Paytm E-commerce today announced the launch of its new Paytm Mall application on Android. Paytm Mall aims to offer a combination of the Mall and Bazaar concepts to Indian consumers.

When a share buyback is good for you?

The share buyback season is back again. Soon after Cognizant Technology announced its share buyback plan, TCS came out with a Rs 16,000-crore buyback offer, and now the board of Coal India arm NLC is

Why a family office trumps unstructured wealth management

24% of the world's UHNW families are in the Asia-Pacific region. But India has less than 100 single family offices, indicating that the bulk of family wealth is still being managed by family patriarch

IndiaFirst eyes to collect Rs 2,000 cr premium by March-end

IndiaFirst Life Insurance is looking at generating overall premium of Rs 2,000 crore by March-end as against Rs 1,750 crore at present. The company, promoted by Bank of Baroda, Andhra Bank and UK-base

Living in a small town? Now pay less for health cover

Some private insurance companies have either introduced or are planning to introduce differential pricing for their health insurance products, whereby they will be charging less from people living in

Who manages your money which you invest in mutual funds? Here’s all you need to know

Well, if you're guessing it to be your financial adviser, then are wrong because every financial planner or adviser can only give you an advice as well as make you aware of mutual fund schemes and the

10 things to know before investing money in Sovereign Gold Bonds

If you want to earn returns which are linked to the price of gold, then get ready to buy sovereign gold bonds. The Government of India, in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India, has decided to i

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