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Locked Down: Card Spends Crash After April to New Lows

Sometimes it's not obvious how much the lockdowns have hit the economy, so we have to look at some data that's released on a more regular basis. RBI releases ...
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OMG: The Retail Investor is the Biggest Player in the Stock Market

If you thought the foreign investors were the ones driving the market, you'd be wrong. Mutual funds? Wrong again. Banks? Insurers? Wrong. It's the individual ...
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Food Prices Crash in Dec 2020, Slapping Inflation On The Face

There's a massive correction in inflation - down to  4.59% in December 2020, the lowest since September 2019 (15 months). This is sudden, and probably lower ...
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Is a market crash looming? Some cues about what to expect

As investors and market participants, we are a bit like that king, doomed to be perpetually restless. When the market goes down, we wonder as to when would ...
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November Chalks Up 11.4% as Nifty Heads To A Fifth Consecutive Profitable Year

What a way to close in towards the end of 2020, which has been a horrible year is so many aspects, but to present a Diwali month with 11.4% gains. It’s ...
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Premium: Why the TCS Buyback Last Time Saw Full Acceptance

We spoke of the TCS Buyback in a recent post: Deep inside the TCS Buyback is a tax efficient dividend. There’s an experimental in progress where ...
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Does Diwali bring cheer to NIFTY? | A look at the odds

Diwali marks the beginning of the Hindu New Year and its widely believed that trading on this day brings wealth and prosperity throughout the ...
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Chart Of The Day: Bank FD Rates From 1976

The RBI has provided rates that banks used to give for one year deposits, all the way back to 1976. Here’s a plot of the “high” rates today (9.25 to ...
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Banks See Massive Drop in Commissions from Mutual Funds

The biggest loser in the new rules for mutual funds, where SEBI has cut upfront commissions, total expense ratios and others, have hit revenues for ...
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Arbitrage Funds: You Don’t Want to be the Elephant in the Room

This analysis in this post was subsequently referenced in a 2nd July Business Standard article: “Rising shares of arbitrage funds in futures segment ...
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