INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT
Marginal hike in FPI caps not helping bond markets: Credit Suisse's Neelkanth Mishra
"The token increase in FPI limits is not working because we are not part of any global bond index," said Mishra, who is also the co-head for APAC strategy and chief India strategist for Swiss investment bank Credit Suisse. He said there should be greater differentiation in cost of borrowing of different states based on their fiscal position.
Arms sales of top Indian defence firms drop by 6.9 per cent: SIPRI report
The combined arms sales of the three Indian arms companies listed i...
Parliamentary panel for regular recruitment, use of technology by MOSPI
"Ministry should carry out regular recruitment of qualified/trained s...
IIT-M Phase I placements season shows stable campus hiring
Including the accepted Pre-Placement Offers (PPOs), a total of 848 students have already been placed at the end of Phase I Placements for 2019-20 Academic Year. This is around the same as last year (2018-19) when 844 students had been placed at the end of Phase I, the institute said. The jobs include 34 offers to work from locations abroad, the institute said in a release.
Sterlite Technologies, IIT Madras sign pact for 5G advancement
"Sterlite Technologies Ltd (STL) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Indian Institute of Technology Madras for sponsoring a chair professorship in 5G," the company said in a filing to BSE.
Walmart to open 25 institutes to train 50,000 MSME entrepreneurs
Over the next five years, MSMEs will receive in-person training, a feature unique to this program, as well as expert advice, access to Walmart's deep global experience and a network of peers and mentors in their local communities.
OML re-jigs top management; elevates Gunjan Arya as CEO, Dhruv Sheth as COO
The newly elevated leadership team — all managing partners at OML prior to these appointments — will take on their new roles with immediate effect, leading OML into its next phase of growth and expansion. Ajay Nair will continue in his role as managing director of the company, focusing on new opportunities.
Major banks, FIs largely optimistic on economy
The CII-IBA Financial Conditions Index, which is based on a survey of 22 banks and financial institutions, slipped 1.5 points quarter-on-quarter in the three months to December, but remained comfortably above 50 at 68.9. A reading above 50 on the index is considered largely optimistic, 50 is optimistic and below 50 is considered sub-optimistic.
CCI approves subscription of Piramal Enterprises' compulsory convertible debentures by CDPQ
Piramal Enterprises in a regulatory filing in October said its board has approved raising of Rs 5,400 crore through a rights issue and preferential allotment of compulsory convertible debentures (CCDs).
Tiger Global leads $20 million funding round in Infra.Market
The Series A round of financing follows the $3.5 million Infra.Market raised from Accel Partners in August earlier this year.
Meet the citizen astronomers who chase stars
Despite many hurdles, India has a thriving citizen astronomy community — extremely tech savvy and motivated, says Vishal Upendran, a PhD scholar in Pune who classifies them into two groups — data analysers and astro-photographers.
AkzoNobel focus on managing margins as that keeps us healthy in long term: Thierry Vanlancker
The AkzoNobel India team is executing pretty perfectly what they have been asked to do to restrain themselves and work on the fundamentals to have a much healthier base for the future. Taking a bit of a pause in two years to get everything reset is probably not a bad thing to do. It is a healthy thing to do.
Over 50% Indians fell prey to discount scams. Tips to stay safe this holiday season
A new trend that hit unsavvy consumers hard this festive season was through phony gift cards.
Only 50% of rich men’s wealth managers made money on D-Street in Nov rally
As many as 14 schemes in the multicap space delivered over 1.50 per cent return to investors.
Wealth of top 100 Indians in real estate sector is up by 17%: Report
Mumbai accounted for 6 of the top 10 and 37 of the 100 names being its residents. Delhi and Bengaluru accounted for 19 residents each featured on the list. Almost 75% of the richest Indians from the real estate are based in these three cities.
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