June 01, 2015 11:14 (IST)
The Nifty has corrected almost 12 per cent from the early March top of 9,119. The market correction was always on the cards as the rally was driven by foreign flows, particularly exchange traded funds.
May 04, 2015 12:16 (IST)
There is a need to do a more objective diagnosis of why investments are just not working out, writes MK Venu.
April 08, 2015 15:46 (IST)
The Union Cabinet has cleared the Real Estate Regulatory bill, albeit a somewhat watered down version of the initial bill proposed in 2013. Next, it will be tabled in Parliament.
March 29, 2015 17:44 (IST)
Wealth tax is a levy of tax on the net wealth including foreign assets and liabilities.
March 08, 2015 12:12 (IST)
The week ahead should see foreign flows chase domestic equities following the presentation of the Union Budget and a surprise rate cut by Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan, writes Sanjeev Bhasin
March 03, 2015 13:44 (IST)
The finance minister has provided some big bang reforms, writes Mr Kulkarni.
March 03, 2015 11:32 (IST)
It promised a lot and did little, writes Mr Bajpai.
March 03, 2015 11:03 (IST)
Budget 2015 has set out the tone for long term growth, writes Chaitali Bhatawdekar.
February 28, 2015 19:37 (IST)
Here, achhe din haven't dawned yet, writes Shashi Tharoor.
February 23, 2015 15:32 (IST)
The Budget is expected to be a reformist one, write NC Hegde and Jimit Devani.
February 22, 2015 14:54 (IST)
Expiry of contracts on Thursday will also fuel volatility as market participants build new positions in anticipation of the Budget, writes Sanjeev Bhasin.
February 22, 2015 14:01 (IST)
Manufacturing can be pushed by better connectivity, writes Kumar Kandaswami.
February 19, 2015 16:41 (IST)
"This is perhaps the most important Budget we have seen in a long time."
February 17, 2015 09:10 (IST)
The sudden revelation that India is now the world's fastest growing major economy sounds too good to be true. Understandably, the reactions to the new GDP data have varied, ranging from outright skepticism to plain sarcasm.
February 16, 2015 09:09 (IST)
Nifty looks set to scale 8,900 in the coming week, writes Sanjeev Bhasin.
January 22, 2015 15:38 (IST)
Finance Minister takes cue from the past, writes MK Venu.
January 15, 2015 15:20 (IST)
Now, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must do his bit, writes MK Venu.
January 10, 2015 11:05 (IST)
How much to save is a question which keeps pestering us without a clear answer. Another question is whether to do it yourself or outsource your investing decision.
January 06, 2015 18:52 (IST)
The bench mark BSE index lost 900 points during the day as stock values fell across the board. The magnitude of the fall has caused a major scare among those who have been generally bullish about the Indian markets in recent months, especially after Modi took over as Prime Minister.
December 20, 2014 12:04 (IST)
Looking at the macroeconomics, 2015 should be a continuation of the second half of 2014: strengthened GDP, falling inflation, a stable currency, and strong FII inflows. GDP can pick up to 6-7 per cent from the current 5-6 per cent levels. With interest rates kept high, we can expect inflation to remain low.