The argument that real estate is a good hedge against inflation does not hold true at all. In fact it is the other way around, high inflation is the worst condition for real estateRead More
Bond markets have had many negative factors to contend with over the five months. The INR depreciation to record lows against the USD, RBI’s moves to tighten liquidity and worries Read More
Bosch India was incorporated in November 1953 in India in collaboration with Robert Bosch GmbH that has a stake of 71.18%. Bosch India has its headquarters in Bangalore and manufacRead More
Podcast 21st November 2013 Transcript of Podcast The math is compelling to sell real estate and buy equities and bonds. Real estate rental yields are around 2.5% to 3% across metroRead More
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Cipla had posted its second quarter (July-September) results for FY14 on the 13th of November 2013. Consolidated net revenue of the company increased by 14% to Rs 25,124 million whRead More
China is big. It is the second largest economy in the world. It is also the most populated economy in the world. India is always compared to China and in such comparisons, comes ouRead More
The comments of the incoming Fed Governor Janet Yellen on the need to continue with stimulus to the US economy will help drive markets higher going forward. Global equities ralliedRead More
The benchmark ten year government bond, the 7.16% 2023 bond saw yields touch 9.10% last week, the highest levels since 19th August 2013, before closing at 9.03% levels. The yield oRead More
Friday Podcast 15th November 2013 Transcript of Podcast In our last week’s podcast I highlighted the various fixed income investment options that are available to you. In this podcRead More
Indian Economy  India’s economic data for the first seven months of fiscal 2013-14 provides no reason for cheer. The government should hope that the November-March period shows impRead More
State Bank of India State Bank of India has posted muted financial results for the quarter ended 30th September 2013. Consolidated Net profit for Q2FY14 declined by 32.84% to Rs 30Read More
The government and the RBI are considering an issue of CPI (Consumer Price Index) linked IIB (Inflation Indexed Bonds) for small savers. The government has issued IIBs as part of iRead More