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Venturing into equity trading? Follow these basics

Venturing into equity trading? Follow these basics

Stock markets have become a preferred investment destination for many in the last few decades. Millions have already trudged on this path of value-generation to become successful investors.If you have been reading on personalities like Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Radhakishan Damani, Raamdeo Agrawal, Dolly ...

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Haldiram family feud spills out after stores break-in

Haldiram family feud spills out after stores break-in

Kolkata: Haldiram's Kolkata food chain owner Mahesh Agarwal's death in Singapore in April has triggered a serious tussle within the family over the property, according to sources.The tussle broke out in open when Agarwal's two Kolkata stores were targeted by miscreants, reportedly encouraged by a se...

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Covid-19 Investment Strategy: FAQs and answers to embrace an opportunity in crisis

Covid-19 Investment Strategy: FAQs and answers to embrace an opportunity in crisis

The Covid-19 crisis has pushed global leaders into re-thinking new realities and there is a need for all investors too in re-strategizing priorities, investment plans and optimizing resources. This is quite akin to the saying - <i>when the going gets tough, the tough gets going.</i>.The ...

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Like Never Before: What changing customer behavior means for Motilal Oswal

Like Never Before: What changing customer behavior means for Motilal Oswal

The past 3 months have been quite tumultuous. It has changed the way we live, eat, talk, work, socialize, shop & exercise. Covid-19 or Coronavirus is certainly the black-swan event with its set of unknown & unknowables keeping market-observers clueless. While the change has put intense press...

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India's worst recession is here

India's worst recession is here

New Delhi: Indias fourth recession since Independence, first since liberalisation, and perhaps the worst to date is here, according to rating agency, Crisil.CRISIL sees the Indian economy shrinking 5 per cent in fiscal 2021 (on-year), because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The first quarter will suffer a...

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American billionaires richer by $434 billion during the pandemic

American billionaires richer by $434 billion during the pandemic

New York: As millions of US citizens lost their jobs in the Covid-19 pandemic, nations billionaires saw their net worth jump $434 billion in the first two months of pandemic, led by Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos ($34.6 billion) and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ($25 billion).The top five US billi...

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How birth control pills affect emotional life in women

How birth control pills affect emotional life in women

London: Women who take birth control pills have a much higher level of the hormone oxytocin, also called the love hormone, in their blood compared to non-users, say researchers, adding that taking contraceptive pills is linked to a number of side effects, including mood alterations.The current study...

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How start-ups are beginning from homes in UP

How start-ups are beginning from homes in UP

Lucknow: Even as the lockdown remains firmly in force and most shops are still closed in Uttar Pradesh, there is relief for those who are craving for the good old 'samosas', or sweets or even non-vegetarian food.A growing number of residents in various areas have started home delivery of these savou...

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Atmanirbhar loans: Do MSMEs want anything more than 3.7 lakh crores?

Atmanirbhar loans: Do MSMEs want anything more than 3.7 lakh crores?

New Delhi: Micro & Medium Small enterprises (MSMEs) on Wednesday emerged as the major benefactor of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Atmanirbhar Abhiyaan fiscal stimulus package. Six of the sixteen policies that were explained during the press conference were directly related to MSMEs. Of t...

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Jeff Bezos could be world's first trillionaire by 2026

Jeff Bezos could be world's first trillionaire by 2026

San Francisco: Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos could potentially become the worlds first trillionaire as early as 2026, at which point he will be aged 62, says a study.Despite losing an estimated $38 billion as part of his recent divorce, Bezos is still by far the world's richest person and his ne...

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