Yes Bank claims of an investment offer worth $2 billion

Mumbai: Fund-scouting private lender Yes Bank Ltd., on Friday late evening said after a board meeting that a number of investors have evinced interest to buy Yes Bank equities worth a total of $2 billion via a preferential allotment of shares. The bank said last month that it has received an interest from an international investor to put in […]

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Make compounding an integral part of your investment strategy

When investing for your child, you can let the power of compounding come into play and boost your investments. But to do that, you would have to ensure that you start early on so that your investments have enough time to reap the benefits of compounding. Compounding is not just a mathematical idea but one that has […]

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‘I don’t see real estate as an investment now’

Navi Mumbai-based Balaji Gopalaswamy, 41, a manager at a private firm, always thought he had his finances sorted. “I have been working for nearly 14 years, so I had some money saved up. I used to invest in mutual funds, periodically. I had also taken term insurance and steered clear of instruments that mix insurance and investments,” […]

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Yes, Scott Walker is an ‘education governor’ for Wisconsin

When Gov. Scott Walker earlier this week declared himself to be the “education governor,” he might as well have been holding a vampire convention where he served garlic bread. Horrified Democrats immediately dredged up memories of Walker’s public sector union fights, calling him a “disaster” for public education. State Superintendent Tony Evers, Walker’s leading competitor in this […]

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An effective cancer therapy is now one step closer to reality

Cancer occurs when abnormal cells divide in an uncontrolled way. And it turns out, when it comes to fighting cancer, the size does matter. According to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and The Ohio State University, doctors could be a step closer to finding the most effective way […]

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Every business should be an online business: Google

very business should be an online business,” said Kevin O’Kane, Managing Director of Google Marketing Solutions, Asia-Pacific at a recent Growing with Google event held in Singapore. These words reflect the digital times we live in and why businesses are seeking out the online space to innovate and grow. The simple reason being everybody is […]

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