- 04 Jul 1503:41 AMTens of thousands of Greeks took to the streets on Friday in rival rallies that laid bare the deep divide heading into a referendum that may decide the country's future in Europe's single currency.12:21 AMThe Shanghai Composite Index capped its steepest three-week decline since 1992 as measures to shore up Chinese equities failed to stop margin traders from unwinding positions at a record pace.
- 03 Jul 1510:26 PMTata Consultancy Services (TCS) is likely to march ahead of its peers in sequential dollar revenue growth in the June 2015 quarter.10:25 PMInfrastructure is among the top themes to play in the current scenario. Unlike last year when excitement towards infra plays surged only to wane out, this time around, there are indicators that things are improving at the ground level.02:08 PMGreek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's plan to hold a referendum on Sunday on creditors' demands for austerity has prompted a breakdown in talks with lenders, forced Greece to shut banks and left its future in the euro in doubt.11:36 AMThe government recently allowed the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) to invest in the equity markets. As expected the trade unions are up in arms.03:44 AMSurinder Kapur died on June 30 in Munich after being ill for about a fortnight. He had sizeable business interests in Germany and had set up home in Munich. In the last few years, he would spend more and more of his time there.02:32 AMFailure is an unpleasant fact for most start-ups. One in three new companies lose most of the capital that investors have put into them. SoftBank is a bit closer to that reality with Housing.com.02:31 AMDeutsche Bank's investors seem to be imbuing its new co-chief executive with messianic powers. Shares in Germany's biggest bank rose five per cent on July 1 after John Cryan pledged in a memo to employees to get tough. The reaction looks overdone.12:38 AMIn the city of Hyderabad, an affluent customer of Bajaj Allianz General Insurance was hospitalised with viral pyrexia and enteric fever. After being admitted for a week, he was discharged, after which he approached them for the claim reimbursement.12:23 AMLaunches, upgrades, discounts and improving consumer sentiment helped the passenger vehicle and two-wheeler industry to tide over the slowdown and close the first quarter of 2015-16 in positive territory.
- 02 Jul 1510:50 PMIndian mutual funds (MFs) have long been using the feeder fund route to help local investors add a foreign flavour to their portfolios.10:32 PMFor those who keep idle money in trading account while scouting for stocks, the BSE and National Stock Exchange (NSE) have introduced a facility that will let them park money in liquid funds for a duration as short as one day and earn an interest on it.10:28 PMBrokerages are back on the hiring table this year and with a larger mandate. Recruitments are up about 30 per cent.09:48 PMAfter the Housing board fired him on Wednesday afternoon, Rahul Yadav didn’t lose much time in getting back to his favourite hobby of beating his own drum.09:36 PMThe Bharti Airtel stock was up two per cent after the company announced it had completed the sale of telecom towers in five African countries for a consideration of about $1.3 billion.09:35 PMThe successful listing of Infibeam, India’s first pure-play e-commerce firm, to tap the primary market for Rs 450 crore will open the door for other companies in the sector.05:50 PMFilm Production and distribution company Eros International's (Eros) scrip made a new 52-week high on Thursday. The gains in the stock, which has outperformed the S&P BSE Sensex in the past few months, is fuelled by a host of positive developments.03:38 PMPrimary markets are revived every time a renowned company taps the market to raise money.05:50 AMDalal Street is losing its exceptionalism to Shanghai. Historically one of the hottest stock market in the emerging world, with a market cap to gross domestic product (GDP) ratio matching the developed markets, India has passed on the baton to China.