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Budget 2019: What is this NBFC Rescue Thing All About?

NBFCs have been reeling under liquidity pressure, because much of their asset is long-term and couldn't raise funds either. The government, sympathetic to ...

Why Buybacks Are Still Going To Be Attractive

Budget 2019 introduced a change in the rules for buybacks. Any buyback of shares of a company gets taxed at 20% if it’s done after the budget date, i.e. ...

Premium: The Immediate Post-Budget Webinar

We did a quick webinar on the budget looking at the major points. Here’s a recorded video of that ...

Budget 2019: Taxing Us Even More, While Pushing Electric Vehicles and Cheap Homes

Budget 2019 is here, and let’s get right down to it. You’re going to be taxed more. If you’re like really rich, you’re going to pay 39% ...

What Hurts If Arb Funds Unwind? The Budget Impact, Part 2

In our Previous post, we took a look at the impact of the changes in Tax on Balanced funds. This time, we look at a more dangerous player – Arbitrage ...

The Budget Hits Mutual Funds, Part 1: Balanced Funds

This is a two part series on the impact of the new taxes on mutual funds, and how they will hit the investment dynamic.  Balanced funds invest in stocks and ...

Budget 2018: Some Interest in Disinvestment But Net-Zero Real Impact

When India attained Independence, there were very few industries to speak about that could provide the growth and employment that India required. The ...

Budget 2018: Free Healthcare for the Poor

A robust healthcare system is a necessity of every country – developed or developing. A strong and efficient healthcare system of any country ensures quality ...

Long Term Capital Gains Tax is Back in Budget 2018

We now have Long Term Capital Gains taxes on Stocks. This is perhaps something the market was expecting, and it's come. As expected, gains till now are not ...

Budget 2018: The Rural Side of the Budget, and It's Huge

This budget has been focused on developing the rural landscape. Increased allocation for rural spending is seen, with  more stress on the  agrarian families ...