Modi’s Cash Ban Helped This Money Manager Beat 99% of Peers

For India bull Robert Marshall-Lee, stock valuations near the highest level in almost a decade are no deterrence. The London-based money manager, who oversees 2.6 billion pounds ($3.4 billion) for Newton Investment Management,… Continue reading

Happy Birthday Jack Bogle, the man Warren Buffett calls a ‘hero’

Everyone knows Warren Buffett and his idea of value investing, but not many have heard of John Clifton “Jack” Bogle, who the Oracle of Omaha himself calls a hero for investors. Bogle, the… Continue reading

India’s Economy: Creating ‘One Billionaire Per Month’ Since 2010

Anyone who has been to India has seen the poverty. Mumbai is home to one of the largest slums in the world. India’s per capita income is the lowest of the big four… Continue reading

Solar tariff creates history again, touches Rs 3.15/unit in AP Solar Park

In all technical terms, solar tariff touched its historical lowest at the stroke of midnight Tuesday, April 11. During the bidding for the 250 Mw ultra-mega solar power park in Kadappa, Andhra Pradesh,… Continue reading

Emerging-Market Chaos Can’t Tame Stock Bulls as Economy Wins

A fired finance minister and political upheaval won’t be enough to stem the rally in emerging-market stocks. That’s the lesson from the first quarter, when equities posted their best gains since 2012 even… Continue reading

Paytm Founder Sells 1% In One97 Communications For Rs 325 Crore

Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma has sold 1 percent of his shares in One97 Communications Ltd. to its shareholders for about Rs 325 crore. The amount raised will be utilised for Paytm’s proposed… Continue reading

Can Paytm’s Vijay Shekhar Sharma Disrupt Indian Banking?

He doesn’t look like a banker. He isn’t one. Not yet. Dressed in a blue shirt, which bears the logo of the company he founded, Paytm chief Vijay Shekhar Sharma carries none of… Continue reading

China Coal Control Jolts World Markets From Steel to Freight

China’s efforts to overhaul its coal industry to reduce overcapacity after years of expansion and curb pollution are reverberating through global markets from steel to freight. What’s happening? Output has fallen more than… Continue reading

The Indian Knitwear Town Gunning to Displace China in Apparel

Indian clothes maker T.R. Vijaya Kumar thinks it’s time for his country to take on Bangladesh, Vietnam and even China for leadership in the global apparel industry. He’s a second-generation manufacturer, who’s transformed… Continue reading

China consortium buys ad-tech venture Media.net for $900 million

NEW DELHI/BENGALURU: A consortium of Chinese investors has acquired ad-tech venture Media.net for about $900 million in a rare reverse merger deal being touted as the largest in the sector and which propels… Continue reading