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If the market price of the stock falls below the price at which it was offered to the employees, stock options fail to serve as incentives.

 
 
Investing only to save tax might not be a good idea.
Here are some of the key facts highlighted in this survey.
Through this Budget, I am committed to initiatives that will bring satisfaction to the travelling public, says Mamata Banerjee, Union Railways Minister.
Here's a peek at the rupee’s performance to help you take decisions on travel and overseas investments.
Though life insurance is cheaper at a younger age, don't buy a long-term policy if you are very young.
Pharmaceutical companies have fared well in the past year, with four figuring in the top 10 stock list.
Despite the weak fourth quarter results of MindTree, FIIs increased their stake in it because of its better-thanexpected revenue guidance for 2009-10.
Here's a look at how the stock markets fared between March 20 to April 21, 2009
Pharma stocks have fared well in the past year due to the relatively defensive nature of their business.
 
 
Stocks of infrastructure development companies have fared well in the past three months.
Gold funds have lower charges and offer greater liquidity and safety than gold ornaments.
Stocks of construction and real estate companies have fared well in the past three months.
When it comes to sectoral funds, it is better to book your profits after 1-2 years because sectors tend to move in cycles.
The Kelly Global Workforce Index Survey 2009 highlights the importance of continued training and skill development. Here are the relevant portions.
If the tenure is over 15 years and the investor is proactive in switching between debt and equity, Ulips can be a rewarding option.
The dividend is paid out of a company's earnings. If its profits drop, the company may not be able to pay a high dividend.
Here's an insight into the rupee's performance to help you take decisions on travel and overseas investments.