Cloud: A Digital Transformation Enabler
by Nitin Mishra December 08, 2016 17:52 IST
Cloud computing fuels digital disruption, and enables the business to pursue digital transformation. Obviously, there are significant benefits to be had by businesses that pursue both the Digital Transformation and Cloud strategies in tandem.
Innovation & Trump Nation
by Naseem Javed December 06, 2016 11:15 IST
The world will awake to a new reality on January 20, 2017 when Trumpization kicks in and the fast track global age style of execution begins the first 100 days plan. Half of the world will dance on tables with joy while the other half will hide under. Good or bad, the Trump nation starts.
How to be a crorepati by 40?
by Rajas Pednekar December 05, 2016 18:06 IST
At young age generally people spend exaggeratedly and think that they will save when their salary will rise. But that day never comes, their expenses rise more than their income.
A.D. 2017: Make or break moment for India’s economy
by Siddharth Zarabi December 05, 2016 14:47 IST
Budget 2017 would do well to cut the personal and corporate income tax rate to 25%, further moderate the proposed goods and services tax rates, more than double spending on the rural employment programme and roll out a scheme to support job creation in the labour intensive sectors.
4 Financial hacks to make extra income
by Rajas Pednekar December 03, 2016 17:55 IST
Today, the demand for a rental house has increased due to migration of people from one city to another in search of jobs and various redevelopment projects in the residential space.
Impact of GST on the life insurance sector
by Prashant Tripathy December 02, 2016 12:49 IST
With the services sector accounting for 60% of the GDP, the impact of GST on the service sector will run deep. The introduction of GST will have a definitive impact on services offered by the life insurance sector.
6 key economic consequences of strengthening Dollar
by Abhimanyu Sofat November 30, 2016 16:34 IST
The recent currency discontinuation to curb black money and the subsequent cash crunch has further fueled the selling pressure as investors are worried that it can slow down the economy. This will have near term impacts on corporate earnings too.
Emergence of AIFs in the Indian investment landscape
by Tanuj Khosla November 29, 2016 09:19 IST
Despite India having one of the broadest equity markets on the planet (in terms of number of listed names) and one of the most liquid local currency government bond markets (as liquid as US Treasuries in my view), the country has frustratingly lagged behind in development of alternative Investment products up until recently. It was a classic chicken and an egg problem where onerous (and to a great extent unclear) regulations that completely excluded foreign investments (barring non-resident Indians), led to lack of tangible demand for India focused alternative investment products, which in turn didn’t incentivize the regulators to make any improvements in the framework.
Impact of demonetisation on the hospitality industry
by Mandeep Lamba November 28, 2016 10:01 IST
The demonetisation drive will benefit the organized hospitality sector in India the most. Combined with the general uptake in the sector, the movement of customers to the organized sector due to ease of alternate modes of payment will positively impact the market.
Physical Gold vs. Gold ETF
by Rajas Pednekar November 27, 2016 10:51 IST
Investment in gold can be done in two ways - physical form (purchase of gold coins and bars through banks and jewellers) and through gold ETFs.