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Why Buybacks Are Still Going To Be Attractive

Budget 2019 introduced a change in the rules for buybacks. Any buyback of shares of a company gets taxed at 20% if it’s done after the budget date, i.e. ...
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Budget 2019: Taxing Us Even More, While Pushing Electric Vehicles and Cheap Homes

Budget 2019 is here, and let’s get right down to it. You’re going to be taxed more. If you’re like really rich, you’re going to pay 39% ...
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Budget Wish: My Empowered Retirement Account (MERA)

Investment avenues like ELSS, fixed deposits, and PPF can't be considered retirement accounts because they are available only for a fixed period. So there is ...
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The Simple Point Is: Debt Funds Have Risk.

SEBI has been pretty laid back when it came to Mutual Funds. Suddenly, it’s woken up and has been strongly pro-active in recent times. From ensuring that ...
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Why Asset Allocation Deserves More Attention

When I initially started investing, which is not very long ago, I saw a lot of platforms with goal plans and “risk assessment”. A novice investor does not ...
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Abeyaar: What is this DHFL Default and Debt Mutual Funds Crashing?

In simple terms, tell me what this thing is with Dewan Housing Finance (DHFL) defaulting. Like really simple. Like I’m just a fellow who put money in a ...
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How Shady Corporate Governance Has Given India Inc. a Bad Name

Never, ever, think about something else when you should be thinking about the power of incentives.”— Charlie Munger It has been twenty-eight years since ...
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The Berkshire Pilgrimage: Notes from The Buffett and Charlie AGM in Omaha

The Berkshire Hathway annual shareholder's meet in Omaha, Nebraska is almost a rite of passage for fund managers across the globe. This year, Capitalmind's ...
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Tata Steel Quietly Takes 92% in the Erstwhile Bhushan Steel Through Convertible Shares

Last year, we wrote about the Bhushan Steel Bankruptcy (read post: The Bhushan Steel Bankruptcy Saga) The resolution gave the company to Tata Steel, which ...
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Podcast: The State of Financial Advice in India (Episode 4)

  It’s the Quarter End – a barrage of requests from bankers, investment advisors, distributors about new investments or topping up old ones. ...
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