Category: Economy

Investors should know whats really happening with the Indian economy

Investors should know whats really happening with the Indian economy

As an investor my interests lie in understanding the real impact of this current economic slow down in the Indian economy so as to to manage my portfolio in a rational manner without being influenced by the politically driven headlines. The GST reform is a sort of India’s Eurozone formation. In fact even better because …

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The root cause of corruption

The root cause of corruption

One thing for sure, corruption is not new in India and nor is it unknown to those western countries which shamelessly point to us whenever the ‘C ‘ word gets taken. I recollect that famous Akbar Birbal story about how no one could prevent a minister in Akbar’s court from taking bribes.(Click here to see …

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RBI’s Monetary Policy and what it means for the retail investor

RBI’s Monetary Policy and what it means for the retail investor

Published LinkedIn on April 7, 2017 The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) monetary policy committee (MPC) declared on Thursday raised the reverse repo rate (RBI’s borrowing rate), by 25 basis points. This was done by unanimous decision in the six-member committee – the rate raised to 6% . What does this mean? – Clearly, to ask for any …

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Raghuram Rajan; I love you; I love you not;…………………

Raghuram Rajan; I love you; I love you not;…………………

Published LinkedIn on 22nd June, 2016 “Policies are more important than personalities” says Fitch, India’s ratings will not get impacted by the RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan’s (RR) “expected” departure in early September. This pretty much summarises the truth. India is not a banana republic however much the current political opposition would like to portray it …

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