Weekly Market Update: Minor gains for NIFTY and Sensex

Date: 19/1/2019 Short Market Update: Nifty and Sensex saw minor gains, weak IIP data can lead to GDP growth rate cuts, low retail and wholesale inflation set the stage for rate cuts by RBI, new pay rules for bank CEO’s by RBI, Finance Ministry and RBI to relax PCA norms, a new investor for Ola. …

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8 Most Read Blogs on Upwardly in 2018

Here’s a list of the articles that our readers loved the most on our blog in 2018. Presenting 8 Most Read Blogs on Upwardly in 2018 Mutual funds performance in the last 20 years Though it has been published in the second half of the year, this articles has received the most love from our readers. This …

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Weekly Market Update: Range bound week for NIFTY and Sensex

Date: 12/1/2019 Short Market Update: Nifty and Sensex saw a range-bound week, interim budget on Feb 1st, New changes to GST exemption limit, India retained its place as the fastest growing country, SEBI’s cyber attack on AMC’s. The Nifty started the week with three consecutive gain days but ended with two red days. On Friday, …

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Looking Back at 2018 & Looking Forward to 2019

Hello! A look at 2018 – The year that was A year of reversals. Macro concerns, volatile crude oil prices, strong USD and rising yields drove most asset classes in the red. Geopolitical events tightened liquidity, state elections kept investors on the edge. Also, secular growth in the equity markets seen in 2017 gave way …

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Fiscal Deficit Slippage

India is expected to miss its Fiscal Deficit target for FY 2018-19. For the first eight months of the FY18-19, India’s Fiscal Deficit reached 115% of the budgeted target. The target for FY18-19 was set at Rs 6.24 lakh crores, however, this target was breached and is currently at Rs 7.17 lakh crore. This is …

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Major Changes in the Mutual Fund Industry in 2018

2018 has been and will be one of the important years in the mutual fund industry. This year has seen major changes like structural changes, more transparency through disclosures, rationalization and categorization for better investor understanding and long-term taxation on equities. Every change in the industry outdoes one another. Through these changes SEBI ultimately wants …

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Weekly Market Update: Volatile week for NIFTY and Sensex.

Date: 22/12/2018 Short Market Update: Volatile equity market, Rupee appreciation, Swiggy gets funding, RBI to inject liquidity, Fed rates increased, GST on 22 items cut. On Friday, markets ended lower, with BSE Sensex down 689.60 points or 1.89% and closed at Rs 35,742.07, and NSE Nifty up 197.70 points or 1.81% at Rs 10,754.00. Even …

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What does Fed rate hike mean to India?

Fed Rate is the rate at which the central bank of the USA, The Federal Reserve, lends to smaller banks. On this rate, all other rate structures like auto loans, home loans, and credit card loans depend indirectly. Currently, the Fed Rate is 2.50%. Fed increases interest rates yet again! The Fed has increased the …

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