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Feb 22, 2013
Even smart investors will need dumb luck post Budget 2013The key to reading asset classes in 2013 is reading government policies right. But that's not easy, as some of these policies may fail to deliver.
Feb 20, 2013
Rail Budget 2013: Minor revision of freight rate likelyBesides tweaking the freight rate, railways is likely to announce a slew of schemes to attract goods loading business from the road sector.
Dec 18, 2012
UPA gives in, drops commodity trade clause from banking billThe government today confirmed that it will drop the controversial clause, which allowed banks to trade in commodity futures, from the banking bill pending in parliament
Dec 13, 2012
Is FM right in allowing banks to trade in commodity futures?While the entry of banks into the commodities market will deepen the market, it should not be introduced without ensuring that the FMC no longer remains toothless.
Nov 06, 2012
Going nuts: Ramdev prescription spikes walnut pricesWalnut prices have risen even though the sale of other nuts is languishing despite it being the Diwali season.
Oct 13, 2012
High commodity, food prices could hit India's growth: FMSharp rise in global food prices is another major challenge that many emerging economies including India may have to face, the Finance Minister said.
Sep 24, 2012
Govt extends holding limits on pulses, edible oils by one yearTo check hoarding and contain price rise, the government today said the order restraining traders from holding stocks of pulses, edible oils and edible oilseeds beyond a limit will be in force for one more year.
Apr 03, 2012
Should you bet on equities or commodities in medium term?Trend of outperformance of equities led by knowledge stocks will continue going forward given the positive outlook for the US economy, as well as given the weak growth outlook for China and India
Mar 26, 2012
Gold hits one-week high; dollar, oil eyedGold prices hit a one-week high on Monday before paring gains to trade near the previous closing price, with investors closely watching the oil and currency markets for trading cues.
Jan 23, 2012
Gold demand up as rupee's strength curb price riseGold demand in India emerged after a gap as consumers made their wedding purchases with prices of the dollar-quoted yellow metal falling in the local market on the rupee's strength.