Nothing worked for investors this year — nearly every major asset class is in the red for 2018

Investors had a rough year — Nearly every major asset class is in the red for 2018   2:04 PM ET Fri, 21 Dec 2018 | 01:08 Even in the worst of times for financial markets, there’s usually a few ways to profit. Well, not this year. In fact, in 2018, just about every single asset class one can invest in — from stocks around the More...

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By Loknath Das On Friday, December 21st, 2018

Fixed Deposit (FD) Interest Rates: Returns Offered By Commercial Banks, Small Finance Banks

ixed Deposit Interest Rates: The interest rates on FDs vary according to the tenor of a fixed deposit. Fixed deposit (FDs), also known as term deposits, are secure investment instruments offered by private and More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

MA in History, Shaktikanta Das is first non-economist in 28 years to be RBI governor

There are no fixed eligibility criteria for appointment of a person as the RBI governor. According to the RBI Act, appointment of governor is approved by the PMO on the recommendation of the finance minister. Shaktikanta More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, December 17th, 2018

Jana Small Finance Bank Raises Interest Rates On Fixed, Recurring Deposits

Jana Small Finance Bank’s FD and RD interest rates will come into effect from Friday.   Jana Small Finance Bank, a small finance bank, on Thursday announced an increase in its interest rates on term More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, December 15th, 2018

Trouble mounts for Jet Airways: Here are key factors that led to airline’s financial crisis

India’s biggest full-service carrier Jet Airways, which is going through a massive financial crunch, recently decided to stop free meals for most of its domestic economy class passengers from January, reported 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, December 2nd, 2018

Salesforce is not the fastest-growing enterprise software company ever — it’s Amazon

CNBC Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy. Marc Benioff reiterated a familiar refrain this week after Salesforce’s earnings report, telling CNBC’s Jim Cramer that his company “remains the More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, November 24th, 2018

Small Business Saturday isn’t a novelty anymore – independent retailers depend on it

For Mackenzi Farquer, Small Business Saturday is a big deal. The owner of Queens, New York-based Lockwood gift shop, which sells kitchenware, clothing and paper goods, says there’s often barely room to stand More...

By Prateek Kulhari On Monday, November 19th, 2018

Easy Suggestions To Control Your Finances Later On

Personal finance isn't simply about bean counting. It has a little more about traditional-fashioned good sense. Managing personal finances is something that too often people learn when they are actually in More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

Strong finances keeping Reynoldsburg schools off ballot

Reynoldsburg school board members have approved a new five-year financial forecast that not only demonstrates financial stability but also a positive fund balance that continues to delay the need for an operating More...