Legal shield in the works for foreign investments

India is among the top 12 global investment destinations and the second most attractive emerging market, according to AT Kearney’s Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index. NEW DELHI: India is working on a framework that will provide legal backing for a stable and predictable foreign investment regime in the country as it looks to attract more capital to […]

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Right investment products for NRIs

Remember, financial instruments are a means to an end, not the end itself. Photo: iStock Over many years of dealing with NonResident Indians (NRIs) in our practice, we come across multiple NRIs who are torn between two worlds. This constant battle between what is likely to be their home in the future and the possible […]

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Buy Cholamandalam Investment; target of Rs 1550: Axis Direct

Axis Direct’s research report on Cholamandalam Investment   CIFC posted a stellar Q3 with 53% YoY growth in PAT to Rs 2.5 bn (higher than our and consensus estimates). Strong earnings growth was backed by uptick in disbursements (up 55%/23% YoY/QoQ) and improvement in asset quality with ~80 bps QoQ decline in GNPA ratio to 3.7%. […]

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TeamLease Services advances 4% on increasing FPI investment limit to 75%

Shares of TeamLease Servicesrose 4.6 percent intraday Thursday on increasing foreign portfolio investment (FPI) limit. The company received approval from Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for increase in FBI investment limits under portfolio investment scheme from 24 percent to 75 percent of the paid up capital of the company pursuant to board and shareholders approval. Accordingly, […]

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Rouhani to push for investment

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a meeting with Muslim leaders and scholars in Hyderabad on February 15, 2018.   | Photo Credit: Reuters ‘India, Iran on the same positive track’ Indian investment in Iran, including billions of dollars in connectivity, infrastructure and oil projects topped the agenda as Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrived for a three-day visit […]

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Latest on India’s Cryptocurrency Landscape: Regulations, Exchange Safety, KYC, Investing And Future Of Blockchain

Whether you believe in cryptocurrencies or not, the asset class has gained a lot of traction and acceptability among market participants. India is now becoming one of the biggest trading hubs of cryptos and things will only get bigger once domestic policymakers lay out a clear regulatory framework for this space.   Like equities, investors […]

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Foxconn might go back on committed $5 bn investment in Maharashtra: Desai

Maharashtra Industries Minister Subhash Desai today hinted that Taiwanese contract manufacturer Foxconn may go back on its committed USD 5- billion investment in the state.”Foxconn has not come and I feel as bad as you do. But we do not regret it, we are discussing with other companies,” Desai told reporters when asked about the progress investment commitment made by the world’s largest contract manufacturer of smartphones’ including […]

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Budget 2018: Govt estimates Rs50 trillion investment for infrastructure

Starting with an allocation of around Rs1.81 trillion in 2014-15, the budget share of infrastructure has reached Rs3.96 trillion in 2017-18, almost double in four years. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint New Delhi: India will need Rs50 trillion in investments in roads, air, rail and inland waterways, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday, terming infrastructure development as […]

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