Business Today: Latest Business News, India economy News, Stock Markets, Sensex, Mutual Funds and Indian Tax
Loading...
Search

Total 7432 results found. Search for [ private investment ]

Results 7160 to 7180 of 7432
Prabhdev Singh
January 22, 2009
Short dresses, long-tanned legs, high heels and Prada shades mingled with crusty footwear, dhotis, kurtas and turbans. The smooth and sassy with the rough and earthy.


Shalini S. Dagar
January 22, 2009
The Group Chief Executive and a board director of insurer Aviva Plc believes that the global financial crisis positions the insurance firms rather well.


Anusha Subramanian
January 8, 2009
An economic slowdown can actually be a good time for launching new products or businesses. Some of the world’s most successful organisations—Microsoft, Hewlett Packard, GE and Hyatt Corp.—were born during economic slumps. As India and the world go through a period of economic gloom, some firms are going ahead with much-hyped launches.


www.businesstoday.in
December 25, 2008
BT asks the who’s who of India’s corporate world—as well as some professionals and leaders from other fields for good measure—to jog their memory and recall the best advice they ever got. What the advice was, who gave it to them and when, and how it helped them.


Sharadh Manian
December 25, 2008
Students are no longer worried about the pay-packet being offered, but whether the campus recruiters will appear with a mandate to recruit, says Sharadh Manian.


www.businesstoday.in
December 25, 2008
Shareholder activism has been an unheard of phenomenon in India, until a clutch of Indian promoters gave investors a chance to flex their muscle in 2008.


Rachna Monga
December 25, 2008
As outbound deals dry up, the I-bank league tables throw up new names at the top. Theme for 2009: Domestic consolidation.


Rachna Monga
December 25, 2008
Just when you thought they were well-settled in their existing roles, these few good men and women decided to make a splash.


www.businesstoday.in
December 11, 2008
Institutions with a lower appetite for risk are better able to face the global financial storm. The KPMG annual Best Banks Survey is a check-point on the performance of the banking system.


Anusha Subramanian
December 11, 2008
The devastating terror attacks on several Mumbai landmarks have taken the wind out of the economy and forced many foreign businesses to temporarily shun India. But one sector has never had it so good: the security industry. While most Indian companies are facing bleak times, security firms are having their day in the sun. Anusha Subramanian reports.


Anand Adhikari
December 11, 2008
With their traditional business of lending fraught with risk, banks are looking to beef up non-interest income by hawking third-party products like mutual funds and insurance.


www.businesstoday.in
December 11, 2008
Alex Wilmot-Sitwell’s visit to India in early November was against an extraordinary backdrop. It came at a time when UBS worldwide is struggling to recover from a financial crisis that has taken down rival Lehman Brothers. In an exclusive chat with BT’s Rachna Monga, Wilmot-Sitwell talks about the long-term implications of the financial crisis for UBS as well as its plans for India.


Srivatsa Krishna
December 11, 2008
Nilekani’s book is wonderfully anecdotal but falls a trifle short on analysis, says Srivatsa Krishna.


Anand Adhikari
December 11, 2008
Although a few Indian banks did burn their fingers in their overseas forays, there’s still a sea of opportunity on foreign soil. There are, of course, risks, too.


Nitya Varadarajan
December 11, 2008
At a business plan contest in Chennai, participants whip up innovative ideas, but fall short on pitching it right.


Virendra Verma
December 11, 2008
It emerges trumps amongst smaller banks. CEO Rana Kapoor has a game plan to take it into the big league.


K. R. Balasubramanyam and Kushan Mitra
November 27, 2008
Vijay Mallya’s aviation business has landed in a sea of red. Mallya has a survival plan, but he may need to look at drastic options to stay afloat. K. R. Balasubramanyam and Kushan Mitra go into the details.


www.businesstoday.in
November 27, 2008
House hunting in the NCR is akin to a picnic— take the day off and visit several properties and property dealers, haggle till your tongue drops off and then haggle some more. BT reporters go incognito across five cities to find out what’s the best deal your money can buy against a developer’s listed price.


E Kumar Sharma
November 27, 2008
Vikram Akula has revolutionised Indian microfinance by building SKS—one of the biggest brands in rural India. His critics feel that he has ignored the very people he should be helping.


www.businesstoday.in
November 27, 2008
Jo Pisani, is a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, UK, responsible for consumer and industrial products in the Market & Value Advisory team. She spoke to BT’s Suman Layak on managing the downturn.


PAGES 359 OF 372  356357358359360