Sunitha natti

Do you have a Will?

Most of us assume that writing a Will is for the super rich or a deed that needs to be done on your death bed. You are wrong on both counts. 

20 hours ago

Startup funding shows no signs of a slowdown

First quarter of 2019 records phenomenal 39 per cent annual increase in funds raised

18 May 2019

Employees offer to lend a shoulder to Jet Airways

Over 1,000 staff formulates a plan to forego salaries, take loans, buy the carrier’s stocks.

17 May 2019

Pharma firms probed in US for drug price rise may face hefty penalty

If history is any precedent, pharma companies facing allegations of drug price rise in the US may have to face fines, or sit down for a settlement. 

16 May 2019

Central banks likely to keep policy stances on hold

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ploughed a lonely furrow as it raised its key policy rate by 50 basis points (bps) in 2018, only to roll it back just six months later.

15 May 2019

Why this is the right time to lock your money into small savings plans

If you are a conservative investor looking for long-term savings products, financial advisors say the timing is just right; small saving schemes are now offering better rates than bank deposits.

13 May 2019

Indian tech startups pile on the patents

Interestingly, Indian startups filed over 200 patents, much of which came from emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, IoT and Cloud Computing.

11 May 2019

Another jolt for Jet as EY audit red-flags books

It may be noted that the SBI-led lenders’ consortium roped in EY India to conduct a forensic audit of the airline’s financials between fiscals 2014 and 2018.

11 May 2019

Chanda Kochhar yet to return bonuses to ICICI Bank

According to sources, Kochhar sought 'some clarifications' with regards to revocation of existing and future entitlements, but was yet to comply with the board’s decision.

10 May 2019

Jet shares rally on news of Naresh Goyal’s bid

In a disclosure to bourses, Jet said it wasn’t involved in the bidding process, implying that Goyal’s bid, if any, was in his individual capacity. 

09 May 2019

Brokerages gung ho on Bandhan prospects

Kolkata-based Bandhan Bank has a unique problem.

08 May 2019

IBC off to decent start, but only half the battle won

 The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 was designed to approach debt resolution with a grown-up attitude as opposed to taking baby steps.

08 May 2019

Private banks eye project finance revival

Private sector lenders hope for a recovery in the project financing segment, especially since capacity utilisation has improved

08 May 2019

FY19 bank credit growth at a five-year high

This is the first time incremental credit grew in double-digits, after overall credit growth touched a five-decade low of 5.1 per cent in FY17. 

02 May 2019

Nearly half of all complaints rejected by Banking Ombudsman

India’s Banking Ombudsman rejected nearly half of all the complaints it received in FY18, finding 48.9 per cent of the 1.6 lakh charges levelled non-maintainable 

01 May 2019