Does interest rate increase make EPF an attractive investment option?

Does interest rate increase make EPF an attractive investment option?

The board of the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has raised the interest rate on employee provident fund account to 8.65 percent for FY19. This will benefit six crore subscribers. The rate of interest for the previous year was at 8.55 percent. The...
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Indian Investors May Join Brookfield’s Investment Trust For East West Pipeline Buy

Indian Investors May Join Brookfield’s Investment Trust For East West Pipeline Buy

A set of Indian investors are keen to join the infrastructure investment trust (InvIT) led by Brookfield Asset Management Inc to buy East West Pipeline Ltd (EWPL) for an enterprise value of Rs 130 billion ($1.83 billion). EWPL, earlier known...
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Ola raises around $16 million from J3T Ventures, HBM Investment, others

Ola raises around $16 million from J3T Ventures, HBM Investment, others

SoftBank-backed Ola has raised another tranche of around $16 million from at least nine new investors, including J3T Ventures and HBM Investment in its ongoing Series J round, according to documents filed with the Registrar of Companies (ROC) and sourced...
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4 important investment avenues where returns don’t matter

4 important investment avenues where returns don’t matter

Not all your investments are likely to be linked to definite future goals. ET Wealth looks at the four important investments from which you should not expect any return. Emergency fund: This is a corpus kept aside to meet unforeseen expenses such as...
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American Oil Is Coming To Flood The Market. Or Is It?

American Oil Is Coming To Flood The Market. Or Is It?

In November 2018 the United States produced a record 11.5 million barrels per day of oil. This is according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) in December. The United States is now the largest oil producer in the...
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Lance Armstrong says his investment in Uber ‘saved our family’

Lance Armstrong says his investment in Uber ‘saved our family’

Lance Armstrong on escaping a $100 million lawsuit and Uber   9:00 AM ET Thu, 6 Dec 2018 | 04:11 After Lance Armstrong’s fall from grace cost him millions of dollars in lost endorsements and lawsuit settlements, one thing kept him...
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