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Don’t cut capital expenditure while chasing fiscal target

December 23, 2014

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India in 2014: A dream run for markets

By Ambareesh Baliga
December 22, 2014

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India’s growth outlook keeps getting better

By Nimesh Shah
December 8, 2014

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India Markets Weekahead – Be fearful of greedy street

By Ambareesh Baliga
December 7, 2014

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The past week belonged to individual stocks as the Nifty took a breather, closing with a small loss of 0.45 percent at 8,538. A host of stocks related to defence, railways and power ancillaries hogged the limelight on hopes of huge order flows. Jewellery stocks rallied after the government relaxed gold import norms.

Tips on how to buy the right life insurance policy

By Deepak Yohannan
December 4, 2014

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Tax corporates less to revive economy

December 1, 2014

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India Markets Weekahead: Ride the bull … for now

By Ambareesh Baliga
November 23, 2014

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How to get India’s exports back on track

November 21, 2014

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The future of inflation

November 13, 2014

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Why traditional insurance plans will beat ULIPs during the tax-saving season

By Deepak Yohannan
November 12, 2014

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Most ULIPs (unit-linked insurance plans) are far better compared to traditional insurance plans. They are more flexible, more transparent and have the potential to generate bigger returns. But insurance sales do not necessarily follow simple logic. There are a variety of reasons why traditional plans are likely to fare better.