If your idea is feasible and the sector is right, venture capitalists will be ready to fund you, even in a downturn.
Despite the weak fourth quarter results of MindTree, FIIs increased their stake in it because of its better-thanexpected revenue guidance for 2009-10. Technical analysis does not help make absolute predictions, but like weather forecasting, it enables the investors to be better prepared for the future. Forecasts for the Sensex depend on the five trends listed below. Pharmaceutical companies have fared well in the past year, with four figuring in the top 10 stock list. If the tenure is over 15 years and the investor is proactive in switching between debt and equity, Ulips can be a rewarding option.
Bengaluru-based Vijay Shukla has profited from advice, but must improve his financial acumen to sustain the good run.
With stock markets on an upswing in the past month, there are signs of the effect rubbing on to the primary market as well.
Be it a business trip or an annual summer holiday, it pays to know how to avoid costly surprises. Take this quiz to learn how to save while travelling.
Windows Vista may not have inspired a fan following because of its size and operational problems, but on standalone machines it can be stable, even fun.
Analysts are optimistic about select sectors and stocks that have gained from the recent rally. Here are five picks and why they are likely to do well in the future. Our fund manager short-sells another stock in Wealth Zoom and explains why. Readers, however, are sceptical.
Gold ETFs can be bought and sold like any other share or security on the stock market through a broker. You need to have a demat account in a bank or a depository partner, and a trading account with the broker.
The desire to nurture sporting talent led Joseph Ollapally, 29, Hakimuddin S. Habibullah, 30, and Nandan Kamath, 32, to start GoSports, a Bengaluru-based firm that manages and grooms athletes.
In the current uncertainty and despite the surprising rally in the market, technical analysts continue to forecast specific target levels for stocks and indices.
Tata AMC picked up pace after April 2003 when it launched the Tata Infrastructure Fund and the Tata Dividend Yield Fund. A mutual fund’s returns should not be the only criterion for selecting a scheme for investing. Investors also need to evaluate how these returns are generated.
Consumer activism has been on the rise during the slowdown as some companies are misleading consumers and investors for their profit.
Your arrears will provide a boost to your finances, but they may also increase your tax burden.
The unique combination of amenities and comfort for corporate travellers at a fraction of hotel costs proved to be the success mantra for twins Vivek Madappa and Vinod Thimaya.
Today, as India stares at the prospect of lower growth, we are facing the adverse consequences of our actions.
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If you are an impulsive investor, read this book for temperance. The studies on investor behaviour patterns across the world can provide a much-needed insight into your own.