Business & Finance

  • money 5 days 19 hours ago
    • Most people look only at the returns that an investment vehicle gives.
    • It is, however, important to consider the taxation rules as well since this will reduce the overall returns.
    • Here’s a look at some of these.
  • money 6 days 19 hours ago
    • This is probably the biggest loan that most people ever take.
    • Even more reason why a choice should be made after looking at all the costs.
  • money 2 weeks 6 days ago
    • Car loans are usually 3 to 5 year loans.
    • When making a choice be sure to look at different parameters of loan apart from interest rate.
  • money 2 weeks 6 days ago
    • Typically mutual fund schemes diversify.
    • But some schemes’ mandate—or some fund managers’ preference—is to hold a concentrated portfolio.
    • Here’s how much percentage of the corpus, schemes hold in their top 10 holdings
  • Moneycontrol Business News 3 weeks 17 hours ago
    • The Nifty closed flat with a slight negative bias on Friday after North Korea testfired another missile that flew over Japan’s northern Hokkaido far out into the Pacific Ocean.
    • The index closed flat as traders preferred to stay on the sidelines ahead of the weekend.
    • Meanwhile, Call unwinding was seen at strike prices 10,300 (3.53 lakh contracts shed), 10,000 (0.74 lakh contracts shed), and 9,900 (0.62 lakh contracts shed).
    • Put Writing was seen at the strike price of 9,900 (5.7 lakh contracts added), followed by 9,800, which saw an addition of 2.22 lakh contracts and 10,300 (1.45 lakh contracts added).
    • Meanwhile, Put unwinding was seen at strike prices 9,700, which shed 5.83 lakh contracts, followed by 9,500, which saw the shedding of 1.39 lakh contracts and 10,100, which shed 1.28 lakh contracts.
  • BBC News Business 1 month 3 weeks ago
    • As many as 400,000 passengers across the EU could have flights with Ryanair cancelled between now and the end of October.
    • It is not part of the EU261 entitlement," he said, referring to European passenger rights legislation covering cancelled flights.
    • However, if the new flight reroutes you via another destination, and you end up with a longer flight as a result you can still claim compensation, but at a lower rate.
    • If you are flying on a shorthaul flight, and the rerouted flight is at least two hours late, you can claim 125 euros around £110.
    • However, it has promised the details of all the cancelled flights will be on its website over the next 24 hours.
  • HBR.org 2 months 10 hours ago
    • Professional negotiators and researchers alike hail the BATNA (Best Alternative to a Negotiated Agreement, or “walk away” outcome) as a negotiator’s primary source of relative power.
    • You can do four things to improve your next negotiation: First, focus on your mutual dependence, not alternatives to an agreement.
    • Professional negotiators and researchers alike hail the BATNA (Best Alternative to a Negotiated Agreement, or “walk away” outcome) as a negotiator’s primary source of relative power.
    • A negotiator’s BATNAbased power in these situations is virtually meaningless as would be any corresponding strategy based on the same.
    • Focusing on mutual dependence can again be helpful here, providing greater psychological power for situations where positional power (or role power) and BATNA power are absent.
  • HBR.org 2 months 1 day ago
    • Top teams need to navigate greater complexity and uncertainty than teams lower on the org chart.
    • Perhaps that’s why we found the highestperforming senior teams are those that recognize and skillfully navigate three key tensions.
    • Highperforming teams realize 10% greater market share and report 22% better performance when it comes to developing new products.
    • The best teams do not lose the focus of the external world when getting pulled into internal transformations, change, and turmoil.
    • However, the nuance that emerged from our research suggests that topperforming senior teams manage the tension between leading and directing innovation while also engaging and empowering the broader organization.
  • money 2 months 2 days ago
    • Mumbai:The BSE Sensex opened lower on Tuesday against the previous session’s closing.
    • The shares of Tata Motors, Sun Pharma and Tata Steel rose, whereas the shares of Coal India and L&T fell.
    • Around 32.35 million shares or 1.12% stake of the company changed hands in a block deal, according to a Bloomberg report.
    • However, Hong Kong dollar was up 0.19%, Japanese yen 0.08%, Singapore dollar 0.06%, Philippines peso 0.06%, Thai Baht 0.05%.
    • The dollar index, which measures the US currency’s strength against major currencies, was trading at 91.929, down 0.13% from its previous close of 92.047.
  • money 2 months 2 days ago
    • Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday weakened marginally against the US dollar, ahead of the US Federal Reserve meeting.
    • At 9.15am, the rupee was trading at 64.16 a dollar, down 0.05% from its Monday’s close of 64.08.
    • The 10year bond yield was at 6.602% compared to its previous close of 6.610%.
    • However, Hong Kong dollar was up 0.19%, Japanese yen 0.08%, Singapore dollar 0.06%, Philippines peso 0.06% and Thai baht rose 0.05%.
    • The dollar index, which measures the US currency’s strength against major currencies, was trading at 91.929, down 0.13% from its previous close of 92.047.