The next wave of financial sector reforms: On the Indian Corporate Bond Markets The last few decades have witnessed the introduction of a plethora of financial sector reforms in India, but one area where progress has been slow-footed despite efforts, is the corporate bond market. The Indian domestic debt marketContinue Reading

Backtesting vs Forward Testing

The offbeat term “backtesting” refers to checking the trading systems effectiveness based on historical data. This is to see how they would have worked over the prior time period. In other words, when you get the virtual result of a trading strategy in the past, it is in fact theContinue Reading

George recently spotted a golden investment opportunity in the Pharmaceutical sector. He is curious about taking the advantage of the equity wave. However, he lacks the basic investing acumen. He thinks venturing out in the waters would be pretty risky without proper knowledge. You, like George, may desire to takeContinue Reading

FinTech

Meaning of FinTech FinTech is a new innovation that uses technology to improve activities in finance. FinTech has a tremendous scope to provide workable solutions to the problems faced by traditional financial institutions. It broadly stands for Financial Technology. A range of benefits can be delivered by FinTech innovations. IndiaContinue Reading

Introduction The plethora of climate scientists have agreed that human activities are responsible for the process of climate change . Whilst our planet does release and absorb carbon naturally in a continuous cycle, the burning of fossil fuels, large-scale deforestation and other human activities have all led to the releaseContinue Reading

Introduction Bank interest is considered to be one of the safest platforms to earn a decent return on your savings. But since the purpose is protection of consumer funds, it may not be considered as enough. What if I tell you that you can open a savings account and earnContinue Reading

Technology has been a backbone for the Financial Services sector. Capitalism may not have been where it’s today if it weren’t for the technological developments that have taken place over the years. Major developments in the IT sector enable a need for change in the Financial Services sector as well.Continue Reading

Socially Responsible Investing What is SRI? (Socially Responsible Investing) In the modern investment world, there are many options that are available to an investor. One of the widely acceptable and growing trends has been Socially Responsible Investing. There are two inherent goals of socially responsible investing: social impact and financialContinue Reading

The coronavirus (SARS – CoV-2) outbreak is a human catastrophe which has affected millions of lives globally. Almost every country is in lockdown mode, for an indefinite time as of now. The scale at which business activities have diminished is unlike anything experienced in our lifetimes. There exists a greatContinue Reading