Three Ways to Live With Facebook

This has been a banner year for worrying about what Facebook is doing to us, and with our data. We’ve gotten an all-you-can-eat buffet of reporting on the platform: Its data sharing with other tech companies, data sharing with political consulting firms and hiring of a PR firm to go after its competitors and critics. Naturally, when More...

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By Loknath Das On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

What U.S. Energy Companies Can Learn From European Utilities

GettyGetty Over the past few years, the energy market has been abuzz with new and disruptive technology, renewable breakthroughs and other advancements that have changed how consumers engage with and purchase More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

European markets climb higher; British PM set to face leadership challenge; Colruyt shares jump 8%

European stocks were higher Wednesday morning, as President Donald Trump said he was upbeat about the chances of securing a trade deal with China. Meanwhile, sterling was weighed down on news that British Prime More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, December 10th, 2018

Who is Anand Piramal, the man Mukesh Ambani’s daughter Isha is marrying?

Ajay Piramal’s son Anand is tying the knot with Mukesh Ambani’s daughter Isha on December 12 this year India is still recovering from the extravaganza that was this past weekend, thanks More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Cramer Remix: The trade war isn’t about trade—it’s about global domination

Cramer Remix: The trade war isn’t about trade—it’s about global domination   7:05 PM ET Fri, 7 Dec 2018 | 01:05 Contrary to what some investors might believe, the U.S.-China trade dispute More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

What Edelweiss’ reported stake sale in wealth, AMC business means for stock

Edelweiss Financial Services, one of the fastest growing non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) in the country, is considering part monetization of its stake (around 20-25 percent) in its wealth and asset More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, November 11th, 2018

Stocks skid as tech companies fall; oil plunge continues

U.S. stocks fell Friday as a combination of weak economic data from China and disappointing earnings hurt technology and internet companies. Crude oil prices fell for the 10th day in a row. Auto sales in China More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

More Best Practices For F&B Companies

My last article discussed many good practices for emerging F&B companies, from setup to operating agreements. There are many other best practices for profitable, mature F&B companies as well. Banking Companies More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Private equity firms are making bigger and bolder investments In India

PE funds are now increasingly investing in buyouts, cutting bigger cheques and snapping up larger stakes in target companies. In August, $1.6 billion worth of PE transactions took place across 50 deals with buyout More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

New MacBook Pro May Be Perfect for Small Businesses Seeking Speed and High Functionality

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) just announced the availability of the new 13″ and 15″ MacBook Pro line of laptops. And if you are in the market for a powerful laptop for your small business, make sure you at least take More...