Tag Archives: India

Kingfisher & Suzlon go the CDR way-but is it the right way for you?

Quite recently, companies like Kingfisher, Suzlon Energy have been in the news for many reasons. The major concerns surrounding these companies businesses were related to their surmounting debt levels. In such a situation companies usually approach lender banks for Corporate Debt Restructuring (CDR), which seems to be the only cure.

So, what causes companies to opt for CDRs? Do they see any hope of revival or rescue by opting for this mechanism? How to identify the ones that stand to benefit from the process? Let’s find out…

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Category:In the News
FIIs continue to earn from the Indian Stock Market; What’s stopping you?

FIIs continue to earn from the Indian Stock Market; What’s stopping you?

In October 2012, foreign institutional investors crossed the $150 billion mark of net investments in India. This is despite the challenges the Indian economy is currently facing!

While this may sound surprising, this positive bias comes on the back of the recent reform initiatives taken by the Indian government. These have strengthened chances of better economic growth and thus, improved market sentiment.

But, we retail investors back home continue to stay away from the market! Let’s find out what’s stopping us from earning that extra return…

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Category:Economy

Stock Markets – Where to invest? -Insights from Morningstar Investment Conference, 2012 Panel Discussion

Yes, you read it right! The Mother of all Bull Markets is ahead of us, says Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, legendary investor and founder of Rare Enterprises. Part of an insightful panel discussion at Morningstar Investment Conference, 2012 held at Mumbai, Jhunjhunwala said that he had never seen such pessimism in the markets before and this could very well signal the beginning of a bull market.
Team MoneyWorks4me attended the Morningstar Investment Conference and in this article we bring to you insights from this panel discussion on ‘Stock Markets – Where to Invest?’

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Category:In the News
Company Shastra – Indian Bank Ltd.

Company Shastra – Indian Bank Ltd.

Indian Bank is a mid-sized public sector bank with major presence in South India. In fact it derives 42% of its growth from just one state, Tamil Nadu. It has been a consistent performer for the past ten years and can boast of ratios higher than industry averages.

However, the last one year has seen the NPA increasing from 0.53% to 1.33%.

Will the increasing NPA and focus on the southern region hamper its growth?

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Safe Investing can give you Great Returns. Find out how…

Safe Investing can give you Great Returns. Find out how…

To earn high returns you need to take high risk! – at least that’s what everyone in the investment world thinks. But what we forget is that, higher the risk, higher is the chance of incurring losses!

So why do we want to increase the chances of making losses when actually you can earn high returns even from safe, blue-chip, large cap stocks. Do not believe us?

Read the MoneyWorks4me proof on how this is possible!

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