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Monsoon Forecast

The India Meteorological Department on Tuesday issued a forecast of normal monsoon this year with chances of development of El Niño going down from over 50% to 30%... Read More

Term Insurance

Term insurance – A necessity for women!

The number of women in the Indian workforce is significant. The working woman today is not only financially independent but also an equal contributor towards the family’s finances.

Financial protection is a must for every working individual with re... Read More

Tax Solution

Approaching an optimized tax solution

The run for submitting the proofs to save tax starts the moment you receive a mail from your HR on the deadline. That is the time one realizes that there is more that could have been done to save tax... Read More


Indian bond market post Demonetization

“The effect of the demonetization drive on bond yields has been positive for the bond markets. This is against the background of rising yields in global market after the victory of Donald Trump in the US presidential elections... Read More

Asheer Kapoor, Managing Director at EPPS Infotech Pvt Ltd

GST to be major test of Digital India success

Two dates, two significant announcements -- on July 1, 2015, the Prime Minister launched the Digital India programme with the objective of creating a participative, transparent and responsive government... Read More


Are you fit to invest in stocks?

To succeed, an investor must the right temperament and reasonable expectations from the market.

The advent of 24/7 commentary on business channels and the popularity of social media forums have spawned a breed of people who think that the real test o... Read More


Make your parents proud of you

A child’s relationship with his or her parents is perhaps one of the most unique relationships that ever existed or will ever exist. Children look up to their parents for most answers in life... Read More

Business, Investment, share market

We are entering into a better earnings cycle

After two bad years, expectations of good monsoons should come as a shot in the arm to the Indian economy, which has been through its share of sluggishness in the past.

However, the effect would take its time to come through in the system... Read More

Portfolio, Chirag Mehta,

Think of ‘this’ option while buying gold on Akshaya Tritiya

The word "Akshaya" denotes something that never diminishes and in India traditionally gold is considered as an embodiment of permanent value - hence beginnings made, or valuables bought, on this day are considered to be auspicious - certain to bring ... Read More

interest rate cut

Expert Views: RBI Cuts Repo Rate By 0.25%

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut its repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.50 per cent on Tuesday, making a widely expected first reduction since September to bring the rate to its lowest in more than five years.

Shubhada Rao, chief economist,... Read More