The market may have its views on whether RBI will cut policy rates in its forthcoming policy review on the 29th of March. Markets position for such events and if the event, which iRead More
Ramesh had built up a good sized long position in Nifty Index Futures. His Nifty Index Futures (NIF) positions were well “In the Money”. Ramesh had 200 contracts of NIF and the curRead More
Stock weights based on set portfolio parameters Stock weights in a portfolio can be based on a set of overall portfolio parameters. Setting an overall portfolio parameter helps youRead More
India in 2013 looks more like a country that has lost its glory than like a country that is supposed to show rapid economic advancement. In fact India is at its most vulnerable ecoRead More
What is Repo? Repo (Repurchase Option) is a formal agreement between two counterparties where one party sells securities to another party with the explicit intention of buying backRead More
Sectoral analysis is the second stage of top-down approach of analysis. Sectoral analysis gives you an idea of how certain set of companies is going to perform in the future. SectoRead More
  US jobs data negated the spending cuts of USD 85 billion that kicked in March 2013 leading to the Dow closing last week at record highs. The US economy added a larger than eRead More
The RBI is expected to cut the benchmark policy rate the repo rate by 25bps in its mid term policy review on the 19th of March. Bond markets are starting to factor in the 25bps repRead More
Transcript of the Podcast Hi this is your editor Arjun Parthasarathy speaking. The Friday podcast is a value add feature for the followers of Investors are Idiots.com. The brief poRead More
Fixed Income Investing is becoming more and more complicated in the current macro economic environment. The Video on Fixed Income Investing presented by Arjun Parthasarathy will guRead More
Special Report Dow at record highs – what should it mean to your investments Arjun Parthasarathy Published 6th March 2013 The benchmark US equity index the Dow Jones Industrial AveRead More
DSP BlackRock is seventh largest mutual fund company in the country as per AUM in equity schemes. The fund house is managing twelve domestic equity schemes with a total AUM of arouRead More
Stocks for 2018 Issue 2 In our 2018- webinar presentation  we had identified a few game changing trends that are taking place in the world at present. The three major global trendsRead More
Bond markets reacted negatively to the government borrowing numbers for 2013-14 and ten year benchmark bond yields rose 11bps week on week to close last week at 7.90% levels. The gRead More
The Sensex and Nifty fell over 2% week on week on the back of a lukewarm 2013-14 budget presented by the FM to the parliament on the 28th of February 2013. Worries over FII tax lawRead More