- 26 Sep 1612:32 PMModi's announcement came after uncertainty had clouded the fate of the deal, at least in terms of India's climate change commitments, since the government had attempted to link the success of India's climate change efforts to membership to the Nuclear12:25 PMImage via ShutterstockIndia has finally decided to ratify the Paris climate change agreement on October 2. This was the easiest part. Now comes the grind.10:32 AMOptimism about the outlook for Britain's financial services sector is at its lowest point since the financial crisis, a survey of finance firms showed on Monday.05:18 AMIn a hyper connected world and an era of heightened disclosure requirements, a crisis faced by a company spreads like wildfire with a tumbling impact on its share price.05:10 AMA Nielsen overview for the year ended June 2016 has put ITC at number three, following Parle and Britannia.04:09 AMHow do brands make an impact in a market where the product or service on offer is more or less standardised with little room for innovation? Once it has built an unrivalled product-service record, how does a brand differentiate itself from competitors12:34 AMThe general insurance sector is all set to get its first telematics offering for motor insurance. The sector will get a glimpse into pay-per-use format of insurance where driving patterns and distance covered will be the key focus to determine premiums.12:31 AMLast fortnight’s 13 per cent fall in stock price of Axis Bank has made investors nervous.12:26 AMThe Indian bond market has been in limelight, thanks to the near-zero rates in the developed markets.
- 25 Sep 1610:10 PMWith the festive season round the corner, mouth-watering discounts will be available on everything, from apparels to electronic gadgets, both online and offline, and you will be sorely tempted to buy the goodies using your credit card.10:09 PMImage via ShutterstockWhen passing wealth to their children, some parents want to give more to one than to the others. This could be because one son is financially worse off than his siblings, or one has a bigger family to provide for.10:08 PMOla Money, Airtel Money, Idea Money, Paytm, Unified Payments Interface (UPI) — any Indian with a smartphone is inundated with multiple offers of mobile wallets (m-wallets) and ‘cashbacks’.10:06 PMRetail investors have started putting their faith in systematic investment plans (SIP). In the ongoing quarter (July-September), the number of SIPs crossed the 10-million mark.09:39 PMSuresh Rangrajan, founder & director, CoLifeRenting office space in a city can be an expensive proposition for start-ups, but now, there is a start-up that provides shared office space.09:04 PMThe split between urban and rural India is not a rigid divide today, but rather a continuum.06:21 PMIn a first by a consumer goods company in India, Nestle will tweak the brand taglines of three of its top products — Maggi, Nescafe and Kit Kat — as it seeks to espouse a cause.
- 23 Sep 1611:50 AMMarkets were shaken by the recent resignation of Mr. Ajay Kaul, long-standing CEO of Jubilant Foodworks, which operates the Domino’s Pizza and Dunkin Donuts brands in India.06:50 AMAmid the ongoing slowdown in the real estate market, many developers have delayed projects because of cash flow difficulties. In markets like the National Capital Region (NCR), buyers are markedly reluctant to invest in under-construction projects.05:49 AMIt is the season of smaller companies outperforming larger ones across sectors. The trend is visible in the air conditioning (AC) space as well.
- 22 Sep 1610:34 PMBharti Airtel and Idea Cellular have the best return potential among India's biggest companies even after rival Reliance Jio Infocomm stormed the phone market this month with free calls.