Marriage Of Conviction And Not Marriage Of Convenience
Correction phases should be converted into opportunities; most of the frontline stocks would be available at discount and one should look for bargain buying
Brace For More Correction In Equities
While our macroeconomic story might no longer be as strong as it used to be one year ago, the microeconomic fundamentals are growing stronger
Babu-Neta-Bizman Nexus a Bane for Banking
Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi, Vijay Mallya, Vikram Kothari and the list is getting longer. The cases against corporates, especially those involving bank frauds, are increasingly tumbling out of closed chests
Walk Away From The NPS
Unfavourable tax treatment of NPS as compared to other comparable products like PPF and ELSS, makes this fi nancial instrument unattractive for investors
Our analysts pore over technical charts to offer some smart trading tips for the next few months
Sinking Sundarbans: Inexplicable Lack Of Global Concern
Some islands in Sundarbans, an archipelago of 102 islands, have already sunk into the sea and the others, which are thickly populated, are rapidly losing land
Making Investments Work Harder
Albert Einstein has called compound interest the eighth wonder of the world.
Fading Significance Or Healthy Evolution?
External factors now play a larger role in achieving the budgetary estimates than ever before. This has raised questions over the relevance of budget in today’s globalized world
Bearish On Crypto-Currencies, Bullish On Blockchain Technology
Indian Government will explore leveraging Blockchain technology to promote Cybersecurity due to its ability to support decentralized applications (DAPPS)
Mutual Funds Sahi Hai Despite Capital Gains Tax
Despite long-term capital gains tax (LTCG) on mutual funds, they still remain a good bet for investors as a diversified portfolio can easily offset the tax outgo
More Money In Senior Citizens' Hands
Higher tax relief on health insurance premium and hike of exemption limit of interest income from savings accounts, fixed deposits, recurring deposits are seen as clear positives for senior citizens
Suspected Infirmities In Jay Shah's Firm Raise Doubts Over Probity
While neither the case involved government contracts or projects, it has removed the sheen of morality and “unimpeachable integrity” Prime Minister Modi has sought and claimed.
The Shanbhag Column
Sec. 54F: A ruling with far reaching consequences
Do our regulators even know whose turf is the payday apps?
A Reverse EMI Makes Travel More Pleasurable
The right way to enjoy your vacation is to plan it well in advance and save regularly for it, as there is no point in taking a holiday which results in financial stress at a later stage
The Traveler's Financial Tools
It is possible to borrow to fund your dream vacation. Many banks and NBFCs offer travel loans which are essentially a variant of the personal loan
How Not to Punch A Hole in Your Wallet
Calculate how much of a wasteful expenditure most people, you and I including, indulge in. Let’s understand how to avoid that and afford travel expenditure
Unknown Lyrical Side Of Trump
Trump is a remarkable poet. This book aims to redress this oversight on the part of the literary world, and showcase his finest words in a previously unknown form.
Scientists Decode Secret To Thriving In Life
In the simplest terms, what underpins it is feeling good about life and yourself and being good at something
Faster Internet Speed Spurring OTT Growth In India
Though the Internet speed in India is still at just a third of the global average, industry players feel the optimal data speed, coupled with friendlier data costs, will lead to higher OTT growth
Why The World Must Pay Heed To The 'Crypto Wave'?
Prolonged ignorance could result in a sudden shock for the global economy
How Big Basket Grew To Become India's Leading E-grocer
Mubaashir Ansari interviews Hari Menon, Co-Founder & CEO, Big Basket
Demo Hasn't Dented Deposits
Demonetization has resulted in a permanent improvement in bank deposits while not really inspiring large withdrawals among people in its aftermath
Buddy, Either A Borrower Or A Lender Be...
P2P lenders are (mostly) for-profit online “marketplaces” like Flipkart or, eBay, that arrange for borrowers to deal with lenders directly
Understand Money Past, Present And Future
It is important to strike a balance between the desire to prepare for the future and save versus the impulse to live for the present and enjoy earnings now
Shield Yourself Against Lower Deposit Rates
Investing in some of the below options will help you lock-in your interest rate in the present downcycle
As Bank Rates Dip, Where To Get Better RoI
With bank interest rates trending downwards in the last three years, it has become imperative to look at alternative instruments of investments.
Tearing Peace Into Pieces
The address by Donald Trump at the United Nation’s General Assembly on September 19 and the threat he held out that the US would “totally destroy North Korea” and the unbridled use of language dotted with phrases like “…but I’m going to handle it because we have to handle it: Little Rocket Man,” and the eventual acerbic retort threatening to nuke the US by Kim Jong Un reached a flashpoint. This is not only sending the proverbial chills down the spine of the nations who don’t have their skin in the game too, but even the markets are bleeding with skies overcast with fear of war.
Satapathy's Stories : Reality Of Realty
I don’t have to say that people love real estate.
Nuances While Filing That Tax Return
Filing the tax return is obligatory, even if the assessee has had tax deducted at source (TDS) and finds that no extra tax needs to be paid.