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First issue of infra bonds likey in a few months but retail investors may stay away
Economy

First issue of infra bonds likey in a few months but retail investors may stay away

Long-term investors such as insurance funds are likely to be the dominant investors

Sensex up 355 points on retail investors activity
India

Sensex up 355 points on retail investors activity

After a higher start at 24,308.40, the Sensex rose further to quote at 24,572.51, up 355.17 points, or 1.47 per cent, at 1215 hrs as stocks of capital goods, PSUs, banking, oil and gas, power and auto sectors led the rise.

Unfriendly mkt? Fund-raising via IPOs plunges to 12-yr low in 2013
Investing

Unfriendly mkt? Fund-raising via IPOs plunges to 12-yr low in 2013

According to Prime Database, as many as 11 companies had raked in Rs 6,835 crore through the initial share-sale programme in 2012 against three firms that garnered Rs 1,619 crore last year. This was the lowest-level of fund raising via IPO since 2001, when only Rs 296 crore was garnered through this route.<br /><br />

Troubled times: Here are some safe investment options
Investing

Troubled times: Here are some safe investment options

Not every one will have the courage to buy equities in such choppy markets. Definitely not the retail investor. So does the retail investor have any safe options at all? Actually you do.

Foreign investors can buy inflation bonds too: RBI
Economy

Foreign investors can buy inflation bonds too: RBI

Foreign investors will be able to buy inflation-linked bonds within the existing total investment limits of up to $25 billion for government debt

8 Must things you should know about Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme
Investing

8 Must things you should know about Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme

Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme has been launched with the objective of encouraging savings of small investors in the domestic capital market.

Fund houses rush to launch RGESS in bid to lure middle-class investors
Investing

Fund houses rush to launch RGESS in bid to lure middle-class investors

Under the scheme, new investors can avail of tax benefits who invest up to Rs 50,000 in the stock market and whose gross total annual income is less than or equal to Rs 10 lakh.

'Majority of retail investors stick to equity MF investments'
Investing

'Majority of retail investors stick to equity MF investments'

Notwithstanding volatility in the stock market, over 60 percent of retail investors have stuck to their investments in equity mutual fund schemes for more than two years, rating agency Crisil has said.

e-IPO facility to be available at 400 locations by Jan 2013
Investing

e-IPO facility to be available at 400 locations by Jan 2013

Market regulator Sebi today said that the e-IPO facility, which would allow retail investors to submit their bids electronically for initial public offer shares

What does One Scheme One Plan in MF mean for you
Investing

What does One Scheme One Plan in MF mean for you

Sebi has just stopped this discriminatory practice to ring in parity among all investors. For more clarity, read on.

IFCI share fall: Is govt bothered about retail investors?
Investing

IFCI share fall: Is govt bothered about retail investors?

Retail investors suffer the most when the government takes rash decisions related to the stock market. The latest instance is the happenings at IFCI, the oldest development finance institution in the country.

MFs assets shrink further, but don't blame the entry load ban
Investing

MFs assets shrink further, but don't blame the entry load ban

MF folios have not reduced because of the ban alone. High deposit rates, a volatile, range-bound equity market, and uncertainty over ELSS funds due to the Direct Tax Code overhang is what has actually led to a fall in inflow in the last one year

MCX IPO: When is the smart money going to come in?
Investing

MCX IPO: When is the smart money going to come in?

As of now, it is not clear where the smart money is going: the big institutional players and rich individuals are still to pitch in in a big way.

IPO market needs makeover, but what should the agenda be?
Investing

IPO market needs makeover, but what should the agenda be?

SEBI has assigned that job to an 18 member primary markets advisory committee under the chairmanship of TV Mohandas Pai. Sajeet Manghat & Menaka Doshi ponder over what the agenda should be.<br /><br /> <br /><br />

Forget 2011, small stocks likely losers in the new year too
Investing

Forget 2011, small stocks likely losers in the new year too

As the year 2011 draws to an end, the market metrics suggest wide under-performance by mid-cap and small-cap stocks in comparison to their large-cap peers.

Investors spooked; IPO mop up falls 89% to $1.1bn this year
Investing

Investors spooked; IPO mop up falls 89% to $1.1bn this year

The key to the IPO market recovery lies in speedy resolution of the European debt crisis, which is likely to have a stabilising effect on the global capital market and restore investors' confidence

IDBI Gold ETF collects over Rs 110 crore in new fund offer
Investing

IDBI Gold ETF collects over Rs 110 crore in new fund offer

The NFO was open for subscription between October 19 and November 2 and the units will be allotted on November 9.

Worried Singapore investors line up at MF Global to salvage doomed investments
World

Worried Singapore investors line up at MF Global to salvage doomed investments

Dozens of worried local investors lined up at the MF Global office throughout the day seeking to recoup their money, but all they received was a form to complete after being told no money would be disbursed until liquidators wound down the bankrupt US brokerage.