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Indian Rupee ( INR ) – Three questions ?

The Indian Rupee (INR) is surprisingly strong proving many analysts wrong. In a world where emerging market currencies experience decline, the INR has been appreciating steadily. From a low of Rs.68.77/USD in Feb 2016, the...

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EPS Should Reflect Asset Value

EPS, or Earnings per Share, is a determinant of shareholders’ wealth and indicates ownership on the company’s earnings (that’s why it’s attributable to the common stock) for every share / stock owned by an investor....

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There’s a Lot More at Stake in this IPO than Just Toxic Financials

Snap Inc., the parent company of SnapChat, filed for an IPO on Thursday. The filing revealed just how toxic this deal is going to be, not just from a financial point of view – a...

To tax, or not to tax severance payments

Mr. X was employed with a leading global manufacturing company Global Inc, in their Indian subsidiary, Global India. Due to global restructuring, Global Inc decided to close its operations in India, resulting in the termination...

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Credit processing and appraisal of personal loan

Demographic & Psychographic variables pertaining to the customer seeking a personal loan would be different. Many times documents collected or submitted to banks are only for the sake of RBI compliance, than assessment or thorough review and several...

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Elss: An option beyond tax saving

Can Equity Linked Savings Schemes ( ELSS ) be looked as an investment alternative? As, of late, the myth that Equity Linked Savings Schemes ( ELSS ) are useful only by providing a tax benefit u/s 80C...

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Benefits Employees Get through National Pension System

Pension plans offer financial security to people after their retirement. These plans allow retirees to continue living with dignity without compromising on their standard of living. Seniors may ensure they are not a burden on...

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With the future of Solar shining bright, is it the time to launch Solar ETFs in India

The exchange traded funds in India are focused more on the Indian equity market, rather than being sector specific. Gold, equity, debt and ETFs representing the international indices are available on the National Stock Exchange....

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Value for Money

Value for money or VFM is the most widely used term while buying anything. However, most of the time, it is just another marketing gimmick. People go to shop for an air conditioner. After shortlisting...

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Coal India – A contrarian value play

Perceptions sway stock prices in the short run; however, it is the strength of a Company’s business model and the valuations that determine stock returns over a longer term. No other stock fits this better...

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DTAA : India-Mauritius tax treaty amended

Mauritius has long been the favoured route for investment into India, because of the beneficial capital gains tax treatment offered under the India-Mauritius Double Tax Avoidance Agreement (“DTAA”). In a far-reaching change that will perhaps...

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Mistakes I Made As An Investor

Human psychology is a powerful force and spoiler, especially in investing. We tend to glorify our successes and ignore mistakes or best give it a passing reference in coffee tables. Stock market investing is treacherous...