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First casualty of Budget 2014: Fund houses cancel, defer FMPs as they seek Sebi aid

Jul 14, 2014

First casualty of Budget 2014: Fund houses cancel, defer FMPs as they seek Sebi aid

With the Finance Minister reducing the arbitrage between Fixed Maturity Plans and bank fixed deposits, fund houses are deferring their scheme hoping that he will change his mind. #Mutual Funds #Arun Jaitley #Tax #Bonds #fund houses #Budget 2014 #FMP
Budget 2014: How the FM has penalised bond fund investors

Jul 11, 2014

Budget 2014: How the FM has penalised bond fund investors

The new tax law has however clubbed all non-equity schemes along with FMPs. #Mutual Funds #Bond #Arbitrage #Budget 2014 #FMP
Budget 2014: No fast buck, patience key for indices to reap returns

Jul 10, 2014

Budget 2014: No fast buck, patience key for indices to reap returns

The Union finance minister had just over a month to prepare the budget for 2014-15 and given the time constraints, there has not been any major announcements except for intent on a strong macro economic framework. #Sensex #HowThisWorks #Stock market #GDP #Investing #nifty #RBI #fiscal deficit #Arun Jaitley #Bonds #Indian rupee #Budget 2014
RBI to sell govt securities worth Rs 15,000 crore on Friday

Jun 16, 2014

RBI to sell govt securities worth Rs 15,000 crore on Friday

The Reserve Bank will sell dated government securities worth Rs 15,000 crore in four tranches on Friday, RBI said. #India #RBI #NewsTracker #SEBI #Government bonds
A woman alone: The story of India's forgotten 'coolie' women

Jun 14, 2014

A woman alone: The story of India's forgotten 'coolie' women

They were the coolie women whose stories have been largely forgotten. Few know that among the million plus who went as indentured labour from India, a quarter of a million were women. And three quarters them were traveling alone. #TheLongView #Women #Indentured workers #Bonded labour #Gaiutra Bahadur #Guiana #Coolie Woman #Coolie women #Slave trade #British slave trade

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Why new interest rate futures contracts will be a hit among investors

Jan 21, 2014

Why new interest rate futures contracts will be a hit among investors

The IRF 2014 version opened on the NSE on 21 January and is clocking volumes of over Rs 400 crore in about initial two hours of trading. The IRF will open on the BSE on 28 January. Volumes are likely to shoot up as the IRF trades on all exchanges. #Sensex #nifty #govt bonds #Interest rate #ConnectTheDots #Benchmark bond #BSE #NSE #FII #IRF
Rupee at 68: Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

Aug 28, 2013

Rupee at 68: Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

The RBI has no reason to continue with its tight liquidity policy that it introduced on the 15 July when the rupee was trading at levels of around 60. #BSE Sensex #InMyOpinion #PolicyWatch #Food Security Bill #Bond market #Indian rupee #Syrian crisis #RBI policies

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Rupee at 68: Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

Jul 30, 2014

DealBook: As Talks Falter, Bond Default by Argentina Appears Likely

Argentina could default on billions of dollars of bonds on Wednesday, though the nation’s negotiators, led by the country’s economy minister, had held discussions with representatives of the hedge funds for several hours late Tuesday night...
Rupee at 68: Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

Jul 29, 2014

Fed weighs key questions this week on reversing its low-rate policies but may reveal little

This much is clear: The Federal Reserve will make another cut this week in its monthly bond purchases, which have been aimed at keeping long-term loan rates low... #Federal Reserve #Washington
Rupee at 68: Why RBI should reverse its illogical measures

Jul 30, 2014

DealBook: As Talks Falter, Bond Default by Argentina Appears Likely

Argentina could default on billions of dollars of bonds on Wednesday, though the nation’s negotiators, led by the country’s economy minister, had held discussions with representatives of the hedge funds for several hours late Tuesday night... #Federal Reserve #Washington
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