Indian Economy growth forecast beyond pandemic

The economy by and large will be shut at least until 15th May. Most probably, things will look a little better from June. Actually, once the pace of vaccination picks up and we have daily figures of vaccination being published, things will start looking better. By that time, we would...

Vehicle Scrappage Policy

Vehicle owners scrapping their old vehicles, could get “strong incentives” including a 25 per cent rebate on road-tax for personal vehicles, and 15 per cent for commercial vehicles, a 5 per cent discount on purchase of new vehicle against the scrapping certificate, among others, Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari said...

PLI Scheme – Pharma

The Government approved a production linked incentive scheme for the Pharmaceutical sector entailing an outlay of Rs 15000 crores. This is besides the PLI scheme for the API sector. The duration of the scheme will be from 20-21 to 28-29. More outlay could be allocated if needed. The PLI scheme...

PLI Scheme

The Government has announced PLI scheme for manufacturing Telecommunication equipment in India. The cabinet approves over Rs 12000 crore PLI scheme for Telecommunication sector. The decision was taken to offset the imports of Telecommunication equipment worth more than Rs 50000 crores and reinforce it with 'Made in India' products both...

Beware of Fancy Valuations

Markets always tries to mislead investors into committing mistakes. 2000 Bull Run During 2000 bull run, the K10 scrips were all bogus and had little merit in them and yet the majority of thevolumes and movement happened in those scrips. After three to four years, most of them had been...

Knowledge Series XII : Behavioral Biases in Investment Decision Making

Individual investor’s behaviour is extensively influenced by various biases. Many economist and investment advisors observe that biases in behaviour have been and will always have an impact on the judgement of investors.Human nature is complex, and behavioural finance studies how emotional, cognitive, and psychological factors influence investment decisions. Individual behaviours...

Knowledge Series XI : Guide to Trading Strategies

There will always be different ideas about how often to trade, how long to hold a position and when to enter or exit the market. Form of trading will be unique to individual trader. On broader way, there are four patterns generally a trader trades in the market. Trading StyleTime...

Knowledge Series X : Forecasting Exchange Rates

- Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) :The purchasing power parity (PPP) is perhaps the most popular method due to its indoctrination in most economic textbooks. The PPP forecasting approach is based off of the theoretical Law of One Price, which states that identical goods in different countries should have identical prices.For example, this law...

vehicle scraping policy

Vehicle Scrapping Policy

The government on Saturday said a Cabinet note has been formulated for the vehicle scrapping policy. "Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has formulated a note for Cabinet on creation of an ecosystem for voluntary and environment friendly phasing out of unfit and old polluting vehicles," Minister of State...