2019 Elections Results are Out: Economic Impact and Outlook

by Sandhya Krishnan • May 24, 2019

23 May 2019 saw NDA, comprising BJP and its allies forming the government for the second term. Let’s look at the economy and the sectors that are likely to progress. Bullish Sentiment Prevails  The Sensex reached a13 year all-time high of 40,000 points. It breached the 10,000 mark in 2006 and after 13 years has […]

General Elections 2019 – What Economic Battles Will the Upcoming Government Deal With?

by Niraj • May 23, 2019

It is D-Day and the general public is excited/anxious about the government and of course, the next Prime Minister of the world’s largest democracy. To recap, the exit poll data indicated a continued mandated for the current government, and the capital market reacted positively to the same. Check out our take on what a wise […]


Market Goes Up After the Exit Poll! Should it Impact the Wise Investor?

by Niraj • May 21, 2019

The Exit Poll 2019, grappled media houses and investors alike. Markets shot up and speculations began to emerge. How is all of this going to impact the economy in the long term? Should an investor even be too worried about the sudden market fluctuation? In this article, we seek to discuss how an investor is […]

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A Coalition Regime Can Impact the Economy Positively. How?

by Mridul Agrawal • May 15, 2019

Election results of the largest democracy will be out in a few weeks. World leaders, business tycoons, rural dwellers and working professionals. Everyone awaits the election results. Coming to the financial markets, people are anxious. This anxiousness is due to the fact that many exit polls have predicted  formation of coalition government at the center. […]


8 Key Market Takeaways From IPL – 2019

by Niraj • May 8, 2019

IPL 2019 is in full swing with another week to go before the final winners are declared. Having said that, the season is currently in full swing and is in the last lap before the winner is unveiled. The season had its share of thrill, adventure, ifs, buts, disappointment and of course, a high degree […]


What Is Pre-Open Market Session in the Stock Market?

by Richa Sharma • May 7, 2019

Indian stock market trading hours start at 9:15 AM and end at 3:30 PM. But the National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) started the concept of the pre-open market session to minimize the volatility of securities during the market open every day. Though this article we will look everything on the pre-open market session. What […]


Will India’s Q3 Economic Growth Decline Due to Elections 2019?

by Vishnu Nair • May 7, 2019

Election season is upon us and the economy is bearing the brunt of it. With various political parties fighting it out in the polling station, India is at an uncertain period in terms of economic growth. Why this uncertainty? Well, the reason is simple. To put it in layman’s terms, businesses depend on the government […]


List of Stock Exchanges In India

by Richa Sharma • April 17, 2019

When we talk of Indian stock exchanges, most of the investing population have heard of only two stock exchanges in India – Bombay stock exchange (BSE) and National stock exchange (NSE).   However, the list of Indian stock exchanges is bigger than just two names. In this article, I am going to highlight the major stock […]


Bull vs Bear Market: Definition, Differences and More

by Richa Sharma • April 16, 2019

Who are the greatest rivals in the world? A few that probably come to your mind are, “Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo” from the football world, “India vs Australia” in cricket or even, “Coke vs Pepsi” when it comes to brands. Let me add one more from the financial world: Bull vs Bear Let’s take a […]


What Should You Do With Your Money When the Bear Market Strikes?

by Vishnu Nair • April 10, 2019

If you follow financial news, you might have heard of bear and bull markets. These are terms used to describe how the stock market is doing in terms of upward or downward trajectory of value. You might be wondering why these are named in this curious way. Let’s look at some of the basic facts. […]

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Outlook FY’19-20: A Macro and Sector Approach?

by Sandhya Krishnan • April 8, 2019

‘’See a lot, be a generalist. Be security agnostic” -Andy Redleaf, fund manager The financial year FY18-19 has just drawn to a close. While it would make sense to look back into the past and judge the hits and misses of the bygone year, it’s more important to look into the crystal ball and evaluate […]

All About India’s First REIT: Embassy Office Parks REIT

by Ankit Jain • April 3, 2019

Indian investors have got a new investment option in the form of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). The Embassy Office Parks had opened up its IPO to raise Rs. 4,570 crores between 18th March and 20th March. This REIT IPO got listed on 1st April 2019 at a premium and closed on day one, 5% […]


Should You Withdraw Your Money from Mutual Funds Once they Start Giving Good Returns?

by Subham Sharma • April 3, 2019

There are a few questions that keep haunting an investor in the mutual funds industry. And a big one is – “Should I withdraw my money from mutual funds as soon as the investment starts giving good returns?” This is one problem that most intelligent investors also face while making the investment. Therefore, in this […]


9 Changes That Will Impact Your Financial Plan in FY’19-20

by Sandhya Krishnan • April 2, 2019

31st March 2019: a big day in the financial world, signaling the close of the previous financial year and the herald of the new FY. Taxpayers are heaving a sigh of relief, having met the income tax deadline. Investors have complied with SEBI regulations to dematerialize share transfer and accountants have closed the books for […]

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The 2008 Crisis Is Still Affecting You. Here’s How!

by Sonali Padhiar • March 27, 2019

The Global Subprime Crisis of 2008 is one of the most severe money crisises that the globe has ever faced since the Great Depression of the 1930’s. The ‘Financial Crisis of 2008’, additionally referred to as the United States Meltdown, has its origin within the US housing sector back in 2001-02, however, bit by bit […]

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How Much Is India Spending to Keep the Economy Going?

by Sandhya Krishnan • March 20, 2019

‘Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to, only so far as it may be necessary for promoting that of the consumer’-Adam Smith, noted economist India’s consumption driven growth story would have got a thumbs up from classical economists like Adam Smith. […]


Will India’s Economy Slow Down Sharply in 2019?

by Sandhya Krishnan • March 12, 2019

‘’When anyone talks about India, it is a positive story. It’s among the top two emerging economies, one of the most popular destinations for FDI. Rising India means moving from darkness to light. Rising India is not just strength of economy or rise in the stock market or record foreign investment. For me, Rising India […]

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Does the Budget Indicate that India Can Become a 10 Trillion Economy?

by Vishnu Nair • March 8, 2019

In his speech introducing the interim budget, Finance Minister Piyush Goyal exuded confidence as he put forth his plan for the holistic development of the country. The interim budget is generally not when political parties make big ticket promises but Piyush Goyal’s offering the nation was ambitious, akin to an election manifesto. In his address, […]


The 10 Fastest Growing Economies in 2019

by Sandhya Krishnan • March 5, 2019

The topic itself is enough to spur your curiosity. However, there are not many surprises in terms of the member countries who make up in this elite club, whose nominal GDP contributes a whopping 67% of the world’s economic growth. The list is compiled by Focus Economics, a think tank based out of Spain, that […]

India on Its Way to Become World’s Second Largest Economy?

by Vishnu Nair • March 1, 2019

With ongoing reforms gradually beginning to make an impact on the economy, India is all set to become the world’s second largest economy by 2030, according to a Standard Chartered report. India is currently the world’s sixth largest economy with a valuation of over 2.5 trillion dollars. The report published by Standard Chartered on January […]