GLOBAL INNOVATION INDEX
Thane Municipal Corporation turns to blockchain for property tax assessments
Thane Municipal Corporation is developing a blockchain-based solution for property tax assessment in partnership with Hyderabad-based Veridoc Global India in order to create a digital portal to engage with citizens. Integrating blockchain technology is expected to help in faster approvals and provide a single point for data availability.
Stock market update: 35 stocks hit 52-week highs on NSE
Among the stocks that touched their 52-week highs were Tata Global Beverages and SRF.
Share market update: BSE Midcap index advances; RInfra jumps 5%
The S&P BSE MidCap index was trading 0.34 per cent up at 14885.75.
World stocks at record high as techs lead relief rally
Japan's Nikkei rose 0.43 per cent while Australian stocks rallied 0.67 per cent to a record high.
Rising commodity prices not a huge risk for inflation: R Sivakumar, Axis MF
You might see a rupee offset to global commodity prices if there is a global growth revival.
Bengaluru, Delhi, Mumbai feature in global 'inclusive prosperity' index
The three cities appeared in the lower half of the index, with Bengaluru ranking 83rd, while Delhi and Mumbai stood at 101st and 107th positions, respectively on the list that ranked 113 cities across the globe in terms of their inclusive prosperity. The index was topped by Zurich, followed by Vienna and Copenhagen in the 2nd and 3rd place, respectively.
View: Making Bengaluru Asia’s innovation capital
Karnataka’s new entity will help innovators navigate national and local laws. Innovation, by its very nature, brings in disruption to the wider ecosystem which include the laws that govern such an ecosystem.
Share market update: DCAL, Emkay Global among top losers on BSE
In the Nifty pack, 43 stocks were in the green, while 7 stocks were in the red.
Share market update: Fertilizer stocks rise; Deepak Fertilizers zooms 8%
The 30 shares BSE Sensex was up 625.26 points at 41443.
Global shares hit record highs in festive cheer
The positive tone was set in Asia. The rally in global shares contrasts with late last year's plunge.
Share market update: Aviation stocks takes off; SpiceJet soars 7%
The 30-share BSE Sensex was up 467.71 points at 41285.45.
Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai make it on new global prosperity index
Bangalore, Delhi and Mumbai featured on the first-ever Prosperity & Inclusion City Seal and Awards (PICSA) Index, released in the Basque Country capital of Bilbao in northern Spain on Thursday, where Bangalore ranked 83rd. PICSA Index measures factors such as the affordability of housing and access to education, healthcare besides GDP per capita.
Bond ETF comes at right time; investors shifting to index-based products globally: Jason Giordano, S&P DJI
Move to generate more participation and grow debt market, says Jason Giordano of S&P DJI.
Share market update: Aviation stocks grounded; Spicejet descends 2%
The 30 shares BSE Sensex was down 154.97 points at 40714.5.
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