When you should and should not invest in tax-free bonds

When you should and should not invest in tax-free bonds

Ashvin is in his early forties and wants to invest in a fixed income product. His investment adviser has told him that quite a few tax-free bond issues are coming up from public sector companies. Such bonds are long tenor bonds, typically...
read more
Looking for investment? Sector funds not always a safe bet

Looking for investment? Sector funds not always a safe bet

Mumbai: While looking at mutual fund investment options, you might think that it is an easier bet to just pick a well performing sector that has delivered double-digit returns. According to data by Value Research, the technology sector delivered an average ...
read more
Meredith Schmidt of Salesforce: Small Business Is a Real Business Unit For Us, Not Just a Product

Meredith Schmidt of Salesforce: Small Business Is a Real Business Unit For Us, Not Just a Product

A few months ago during Salesforce’s annual analyst summit, I got the opportunity to spend a few minutes with Meredith Schmidt. Meredith serves as Executive Vice President & GM of Salesforce Essentials & SMB.  Salesforce Essentials consist of the ...
read more
Why Bharat 22 ETF is not a good investment option

Why Bharat 22 ETF is not a good investment option

ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund has come out with a further fund offer (FFO) for Bharat 22 ETF. This FFO will be open between 19 and 22 June. Just like its earlier new fund offer (NFO), the FFO seeks to meet the...
read more
Mega-mergers are not good for business, finance chief says

Mega-mergers are not good for business, finance chief says

Deciding to merge large companies can be disruptive and will likely cause problems for at least one of the firms involved, the chief financial officer of Zurich Insurance told CNBC Wednesday. Recent reports have suggested that German firm Allianz could be in...
read more
Bitcoin should not be seen as a way to evade tax: Unocoin founder

Bitcoin should not be seen as a way to evade tax: Unocoin founder

Bitcoin may be in for a “correction” in terms of its price in the first or second quarter of 2018 but will end the year selling at a higher rate, according to the Indo-Canadian co-founder of Indian Bitcoin company Unocoin....
read more
1 2 3 9