Handling Unpredictable Markets

Volatile markets can make even a seasoned investor jittery. So, what’s the right investment option for you while staying relatively safe from volatility? Read on to make an informed decision for yourself. We often hear that concentration builds wealth, while diversification preserves it. Let’s look at well-diversified smallcases that are resistant to volatility. Learn more…

IMF Outlook

India needs to really engage itself with the per capita challenge The IMF World Economic Outlook which was presented this month has some major takeaways for all the economies. But three things really stand out from the perspective of India. Firstly, there is the comparison with China. Secondly, there is the uncertainty over supply chains.…

Monetizing Retail

For Reliance digital and retail, it may now be payback time It is said that good projects and good business ideas always find investors. The state of the market hardly matters. That was proven most eloquently by Reliance when it monetized its digital stake in the midst of testing market conditions. RIL now looks all…

IPO Story

Some IPOs are doing better and there is a method to the madness Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) collected Rs.7500 crore in the month of Sep-20. As of September end, IPOs garnered more than Rs.22,000 crore during the year. If things go well, this could end up being the best IPO year after 2017; not counting…

Twin Deficits

Fiscal deficit may negate the benefits of current account surplus It was a week during which two major macroeconomic announcements by the government dominated the headlines. On 30 September, the current account balance for the Jun-20 quarter and the fiscal deficit for the first five months of this fiscal were announced. Here are some interesting…