Not averse to foreign investment but investors must comply with policies: Piyush Goyal

Days after Amazon promised fresh investments in India to digitize small and medium businesses, the country’s trade minister, Piyush Goyal reiterated that the government is not averse to foreign investments in India as long as inventors comply with policies. Goyal was speaking to representatives of a traders’ association on Saturday where he also urged small […]

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2 Health Tech Companies Set to Beat Earnings Estimates

Consumers want convenience and choice. That applies to healthcare, too. eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) and Teladoc Health (NYSE:TDOC) seek to allow individuals to obtain health insurance and consult with a doctor, respectively, without leaving the comfort of their homes. With eHealth, consumers can find health insurance from more than 170 insurers. The company breaks its business into two segments: one focused on Medicare […]

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3 questions to ask before acting on an investment advice

Investors, on most occasions, fail to do due diligence and end up acting on information provided by peers or those who don’t possess enough market intelligence and experience. When 35-year-old Kishore received an SMS from an unknown number regarding investments and how to gain double-digit returns from stock markets, he wasted no time in contacting […]

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Centre to discuss on pension fund investment in startups: DPIIT Secretary

Inter-ministerial body will also examine call for priority sector lending The government will initiate discussion on the possibility of channelising a part of employee provident fund (EPF) investments into financing startups, a senior government official has said. “There is a major demand from startups for the government pension fund in India to carve out a […]

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Want To Improve The Social Determinants Of Health? Here Are 8 Solutions

This wasn’t your typical discussion about social determinants of health. Today at Day 2 of this year’s Forbes Healthcare Summit in New York City, one of the sessions bore the title, “Four Solutions to Improving the Social Determinants of Health, Right Here, Right Now.” Yes, that’s the word “solutions” in the title. Not “problems” or […]

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Muthoot Finance to buy IDBI Bank’s MF business

Gold loan financier Muthoot Finance Ltd is in advanced stages of acquiring IDBI Asset Management Ltd, the mutual fund unit of Life Insurance Corp. of India (LIC)-owned private sector lender IDBI Bank Ltd, three people aware of the development said. “The deal is expected to close this week. Initially, the binding offers had come in from Muthoot Finance and Vikas […]

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Youth turned to crime to fund his lavish lifestyle, arrested

New Delhi: A 25-year-old youth was arrested at Inderlok Metro Station on October 12. Police said that the accused, to live a lavish lifestyle, started committing the crime. Police identified the accused as Pradeep Kumar. He left his studies after BA Ist Year from SOL, Delhi University. “He is very fond of living a high-standard […]

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