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By Kamya Jaiswal
June 28, 2007
Unknown to most and partly known to some, four forces are nibbling away at the finances of urban Indians. Know what these budget busters are.


Mahendra Jajoo
June 15, 2007
In the current scenario the debt and fixed return instruments look very attractive and interest rates on bank deposits are still above 10% is indicative of good times.


Sudhir Gore and Narayan Krishnamurthy with Rajshree Kukreti
February 22, 2007
Rising inflation. It means the value of your income—as well as your investments— is sliding. Money Today tells you how to contain the damage.


By Tejas Bhope
March 22, 2007
Budget 2007 has proposed several measures to curb rising prices in agricultural products. Commodities trading also provides protection against inflation.


Manu Kaushik
August 4, 2010
To better capture the price swings in the economy, the government will soon migrate to a new index to measure inflation.


Babar Zaidi
June 23, 2010
Several funds have earned less than a savings bank account in the past three years. If you own such lemons, get rid of them.


Puja Mehra
November 26, 2009
The UPA government’s stimulation packages held up the Indian economy. As the buzz grows on exiting such expansionary spending, the casualty could be economic goodies.


www.businesstoday.in
April 2, 2009
Now that high inflation seems to be a thing of the past—at least for the time being—a new confusion over the rate of price rise is dominating the public debate.


www.businesstoday.in
September 18, 2008
To steel tycoon Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, the Lifetime Achievement Award for embodying and exemplifying the ideals of free enterprise and entrepreneurial capitalism, by American business magazine Forbes.


Rishi Joshi
June 11, 2008
Despite the recent price hikes in India, oil is a ticking time bomb that will be defused only by a sharp drop in demand and, in the long run, alternative sources of energy. Meanwhile, brace up for the coming pain. Business Today's Rishi Joshi reports.


Manu Kaushik
May 27, 2008
The price rise is pushing household budgets over the edge and is threatening to derail long-term savings targets. What’s worse, the monster doesn't look like going away in a hurry.


www.businesstoday.in
May 15, 2008
Inflation continues to be the principal concern of policy makers in the country. Prices of vegetables, lentils, rice and wheat—the staple of most consumers in India—have shot up over the last few months, eating into household budgets.


Rohit Viswanath
May 14, 2008
The government has banned futures trading in eight commodities and is planning to extend this to some more items. However, the available data on futures trading does not show any evidence that it has either reduced or increased volatility of spot prices. Is it a wrong move? BT's Rohit Viswanath finds out.


Arnab Mitra and N. Madhavan
May 1, 2008
Steel and cement prices have appreciated over the last six months and led to runaway inflation. The government has alleged that companies in these sectors have formed cartels to keep prices high. How justified is the government angst? Or rather, is it a combination of factors that have conspired to push up prices? BT’s Arnab Mitra and N. Madhavan find out.


www.businesstoday.in
April 17, 2008
Caution is back in boardroom discussions in corporate India. There is still optimism, but irrational exuberance—a phrase popularised by Alan Greenspan, former chairman of the US Federal Reserve—has, for all practical purposes, gone out of the picture.


www.businesstoday.in
April 17, 2008
The cover story on India’s Most Innovative Companies is very encouraging for those who are investing in innovation. Indian


Manu Kaushik
April 15, 2008
India is the only major country in the world that measures its inflation rate according to the Wholesale Price Index; most others do it on the basis of the Consumer Price Index. Here we take a look at how this important statistics is calculated worldwide.


www.businesstoday.in
April 2, 2008
Despite its best efforts at keeping prices down, the government is faced with an inflation fire that refuses to die out. The inflation rate based on the wholesale price index shot up to a 13-month high of 6.68 per cent for the week ended March 15.


www.businesstoday.in
March 31, 2008
Permitted by RBI, DBS Bank, Singapore’s largest bank, to open eight new branches across India. RBI has also issued a licence to United Overseas Bank of Singapore to set up shop in India.


Manu Kaushik
March 31, 2008
Inflation is back and is eating into your returns. Here’s how you can beat this monster.


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