Optimism Characterizes Markets in 2014 Investors are optimistic on equities and bonds in 2014 and are neutral on gold and oil. Investors believe that GDP growth will be higher in 2Read More
There is heavy congestion in yields in the 9.20% to 9.60% band. On the government bond yield curve, bonds of maturities of 2025 and above are all trading at yields of 9.20% to 9.30Read More
The Sensex and the Nifty rose 1.76% and 1.72% last week on account of monetary policy decisions by the RBI and the Federal Reserve (Fed). The RBI in its mid-quarter monetary policyRead More
CPI (Consumer Price Index) inflation linked bonds are being issued by the government for retail investors. The first issue is open for investors on 23rd December 2013 and closes onRead More
Podcast 20th December 2013 Transcript of Podcast The year 2013 is ending on a high note for equity markets. The Sensex and Nifty could close the year at record highs or just off reRead More
The US Federal Reserve in its last FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) meet for calendar year 2013, clearly laid out a road map for taper of asset purchases. The Fed also lowered Read More
CEAT International was first established in 1924 at Turino in Italy and manufactured cables for telephones and railways. In 1958, CEAT came to India, and CEAT Tyres of India Ltd waRead More
The status quo on policy rates by the RBI in its 18th December 2013 policy review was a definite surprise for bond markets. Markets had sold off on bonds going into the policy on eRead More
Positive surprise and if Fed is a non event, record highs on Sensex and Nifty and sharp rise in Rupee is well on cards The whole market was expecting a 25 bps repo rate hike by theRead More
Theta is defined as the measure of the sensitivity of the value of the option to the time period under consideration. The value of the premium of an option reduces by a certain amoRead More
 At 41% CAGR the Fastest Growing Asset Class in the Economy Read More
The 18th Dcember 2013 RBI monetary policy and FED statement have a lot of significance to markets and your investments. Arjun Parthasarathy will take all your questions on the poliRead More
The bond market has to cross many hurdles before it can establish a firm footing. The market is plagued by multiple worries starting with rate hikes by the RBI, Fed taper, and bondRead More