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Equity issuances highest in 10 years; India Inc raises Rs 1.8 trillion

The December quarter saw three IPOs mopping in excess of $1 billion (Rs 65 billion).....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 2nd, 2018

Sebi raises eyebrows as buybacks exceed equity issuances 2.3 times

Capital market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has expressed concerns over high amount of share buybacks relative to fresh capital raising in the domestic market. In the past two years, the quantum of share b.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 6th, 2017

India to be $5 trillion economy in 8-9 years, mfg share to be 20%: Prabhu

The minister said if manufacturing alone is digitised it will create a huge opportunity for technology firms.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

India attracted 10 mn foreign tourists in 2017, sports to bring more

In January 2018 alone, the FTA number is expected to breach 1.2 million, the highest in any month during the last two years......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Equity mutual funds face 45% rise in redemptions during 2017 at Rs 1.9 trn

Redemptions at equity mutual funds climbed in 2017 amid sharp rally in stock prices. According to statistics provided by the Association of Mutual Funds in India (Amfi) equity schemes' units worth Rs 1.9 trillion were redeemed in 20.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2018

How India"s food regulator allowed sale of unsafe processed food for years

By 2025, Indians are expected to eat processed food valued at Rs 72 trillion annually, while the revenues of the processed food industry forecast to touch Rs 60 trillion.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 8th, 2018

Mutual funds wary of rising inflows

The need for caution is deepening in India's fast burgeoning mutual fund sector which manages nearly Rs 23 trillion of assets - more than three times of what they managed less than five years ago. More than expected inflows on a con.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 28th, 2017

Prem Watsa’s Massive Bet On Blackberry

How Prem Watsa became one of Canada’s most successful investors and an analysis of his current equity portfolio revealing a huge bet on one stock. Prem Watsa’s Early Years Prem Watsa left India with 8 Rupees and a dream … [̷.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 14th, 2017

Asset mobilisation from NFOs climbs to 9-yr high

Asset mobilisation by way of new fund offers (NFOs) in the equity segment has hit a nine-year high. India's burgeoning fund industry collected nearly Rs 16,700 crore - highest since the 2008 Global Financial Crisis.A total of 52 new.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

Retail equity participation will only accelerate: BNP Paribas India CEO

We foresee average long-term GDP growth of 8% per annum over the next 15 years and expect market capitalisation to grow to 110% of an expanding GDP: Joris Dierckx.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 10th, 2017

Jio helped India rank first in mobile broadband ahead of US, China: Ambani

Mukesh Ambani said the country can triple its growth from current GDP of $2.5 trillion to $7 trillion in the next 10 years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 1st, 2017

Over 60,000 petrol pumps in India, 45% jump in 6 years

India has recorded 45 per cent jump in the number of petrol pumps in the last six years, possibly the highest growth rate in the world, as public and private sector firms jostled to capture retailing sites. With 60,799 .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 29th, 2017

India should see over 20% equity return in 2018: Motilal Oswal

There are multiple introvert and extrovert events and actions that will help India remain a sought-after investment destination for the next few years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 26th, 2017

India shall become $5 trillion economy in few years: Suresh Prabhu

Earlier this week, the American brokerage a Bank of America Merrill Lynch had said projected that India would overtake Japan to become the third largest economy in the world by 2028.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

India Inc raises Rs 1.4-lakh crore via equities in CY17

Fund raising through the equity route hit an all-time high, touching Rs 1.4-lakh crore mark during the current calendar year 2017 (CY17). In all, companies raised a record Rs 140,073 crore in the 10-and-half months of CY17 (Janu.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

India expected to become $6 trillion economy in 10 years: Morgan Stanley

India's digitisation drive would provide a boost of 50-75 basis points to GDP growth in the coming decade: Morgan Stanley.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 27th, 2017

Raleigh software startup raises $4.8M

Three years after moving its headquarters from Syracuse, New York, to downtown Raleigh, Queue Software – now doing business as Dropsource– has raised nearly $4.8 million in new equity financing. In an interview, CEO Ben Saren says it’s all t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2017

Madison India Capital raises $230 m

Madison India Capital, a private equity firm backed by global institutional investors, has raised about $230 million through its fourth fund, Madison India Opportunities IV. The firm typically inve........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 19th, 2017

Equity MF assets as percentage of m-cap highest in 17 years

Equity mutual funds were 5.3% of total m-cap of Indian equities, that is, Rs 133 lakh crore.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 10th, 2017

MFs step up buying as markets falter

India's equity fund managers stepped up buying in August even as benchmark indices came off more than three per cent. So far this month, equity schemes have bought shares worth nearly Rs 14,000 crore, highest monthly buying tally .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 30th, 2017

Train derailments in India: At 193, deaths in 2016-17 highest in a decade

The toll of 193 dead comes during a year that reported the fewest train accidents over 10 years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 21st, 2017