Posted: October 22nd, 2014, 1:57am EDT
Investors have welcomed the effort to clean up India's capital markets, but many caution that excessive zeal carries risks for both broom-wielding regulators and investors.
Posted: October 22nd, 2014, 1:39am EDT
MasterCard is expanding its development headcount in India to work on processing platforms and its mobile payments offerings, a play that could make the country the second-largest tech hub in the world for the payment processor over the next few years.
Posted: October 22nd, 2014, 1:37am EDT
The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank are two demons that are out to destroy developing countries with their pro-capitalist economic policies.
Posted: October 22nd, 2014, 1:29am EDT
There was a time when anyone buying a home was at the mercy of the developer. Delays, shoddy construction, unjustified price increases — all had to be swallowed without protest.
Posted: October 22nd, 2014, 12:46am EDT
Brokers said sentiments remained upbeat and capital inflows picked up after the government announced reforms in the oil and gas and coal sectors.
Posted: October 22nd, 2014, 12:28am EDT
In a much-awaited reform, the government recently announced two important fuel reforms to deregulate diesel prices and a hike in natural gas prices.
Posted: October 21st, 2014, 11:10pm EDT
"The net profit for the current quarter has reduced on account of higher provisioning required towards restructured advances.
Posted: October 21st, 2014, 10:58pm EDT
Systematic investment plans (SIPs) in mutual funds inculcate a discipline in investment process that help one in financial planning.
Posted: October 21st, 2014, 10:56pm EDT
Our readers regularly write to us their queries relating to various investment needs, grievances or to know about some of the terms and jargons used in Swatantra articles and case studies.
Posted: October 21st, 2014, 8:04pm EDT
The one thought that runs through every bullied, run-down and overworked subordinate's mind is 'I wish I were the boss'. But no one became boss overnight not even your own.