Bitcoin Investment Doesn’t Have to Be Complicated? See These 4 Benefits

When the co-founder of PayPal gives an endorsement, investors take notice. Bitcoin started out as an investment in which most people struggled to understand the mechanics and value. At its inception, the cryptocurrency’s only investors were technophiles ready to try out something revolutionary. Less than a decade later, Bitcoin has made huge strides More...

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By Loknath Das On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
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Why Angel Investors Should Have an Investment Thesis

Few angel investors have investment theses, short summaries of the person’s strategy for what kinds of startups he or she will fund. Fewer still have these theses written down in a form that can be shared with More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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The Biggest Danger Investing in China’s Tech Stocks

Investors have long been leery of the potential for foreign governments to introduce new regulations, seize assets, and otherwise interfere in the operations of a company. Examples that justify those concerns abound. In More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Investing In 2018: Four Reasons To Be Cheerful

The good, the bad and the ugly: In 2017, global investors have pretty much seen it all. While there have been some regional volatilities, 2017 has been characterized by steady and rallying financial markets. In More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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How can I invest with just a little bit of money?

What kind of stocks are the best to start with a little money?–Tomaz The stock market is red hot: The Dow hit a record 23,000 points in October and it’s up 18% so far this year. So you’re not More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Nestle investing in factories, creating 2,900 jobs in Latin America

Swiss-based food company Nestle SA (NESN.S) is creating thousands of jobs and investing in new factories in Latin America as it looks to tackle social issues and shore up its position in one of its strongest markets, More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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S Naganath bids adieu to DSP BlackRock Investment after 15 years

S Naganath, president and chief investment officer (CIO) at DSP BlackRock Investment Managers (DBRIM) has quit the fund house after 15 years of solid performance. The fund manages assets over Rs 64,000 crore. Naganath More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 15th, 2017
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How to invest without sacrificing your values

Social values may not be the first thing that comes to mind when investing in the stock market, but there are numerous ways for investors to align their portfolios with their beliefs and passions. Values-based More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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PF Body To Provide 8.65% Interest On Provident Fund For FY17

New Delhi: About 4 crore subscribers of EPFO will get 8.65 per cent interest on provident fund deposits for 2016-17, as decided by the organisation’s trustees in December, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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Proposal Would Ban State From Investing in Companies With Dakota Pipeline Ties

The state, along with the Maine Public Employees Retirement System, would be banned from doing business with any bank or company that is involved in the Dakota Access pipeline under a bill being considered by More...