Equities in 2016

  It will largely be a stock-specific game With the Fed rate hike out of the way and its future trajectory almost clear the key question is what will this hold for Indian equities in 2016. There are 4 broad trends that could help us understand how equities will perform in the next calendar year.…

Fiscal Deficit

The question is; what happens to fiscal deficit next year? The finance minister was emphatic in underlining that the government will meet its 3.5% fiscal deficit target in the fiscal year 2015-16. He is probably right. At the current juncture, it does look like he will be able to meet the fiscal target for the…

IPO Listings

IPO Listings   How the tide is slowly changing for IPOs   It looks like the IPO season has finally returned in Indian markets. The year 2015 has seen, not just record fund raising through IPOs, but has also seen IPOs performing exceptionally well post listing. That trend has got reinforced with the latest listings…