All stories by Pavan Burugula
Stringent disclosure norms for algo tradingRediff.com8 Oct 2018
Brokers will be required to reveal statistics such as trade-to-order ratio of the algo during a period as well as details of any changes made to the core programme.
Why 57% of 2018 IPOs are trading below issue priceRediff.com19 Jun 2018
Weakness in the broader markets, along with expensive valuations that these companies had commanded during their IPOs, has led to this fall
Are you ready for IPOs worth Rs 20,000 crore?Rediff.com15 Jun 2018
Half a dozen companies looking to tap the market as the Indian rupee stabilises and oil prices cool down.
Half of BSE 500, Sensex stocks are back with a bangRediff.com2 May 2018
Mid-cap information technology (IT) stocks dominate the list of companies that are trading significantly above their 200-DMA
RSS chief says Air India should be run by an Indian firmRediff.com17 Apr 2018
He said no matter how much evolution happens in technology, India could never become a fully cashless economy.
Why FPIs are staying away from defence IPOsRediff.com28 Mar 2018
Several institutional investors were ineligible to invest in these companies as they failed to meet the disclosure norms
Why markets are headed for worst 2-month drop since FY16Rediff.com26 Mar 2018
The trade-war between the US and China is prompting investors to flee from risky assets, such as equities, to safe-haven bets, such as gold and treasuries
Price sensitivity issues dog PNB's fraud disclosuresRediff.com18 Mar 2018
The challenge before the management is ensuring simultaneous disclosure of key information to stock exchanges and investigating agencies.
Access norms for investment by FPIs easedRediff.com21 Feb 2018
Overseas funds have been spooked by several policy measures taken by the government in the past few years
Foreign portfolio investors seek relief from LTCG taxRediff.com3 Feb 2018
'The introduction of a tax on LTCG will be a deterrent for foreign investors and could potentially result in a movement of trading activity away from India to other offshore jurisdictions such as Singapore, which offer better tax rates and sophisticated financial products.'
How FPIs are avoiding taxes on gains from non-convertible debenturesRediff.com4 Jan 2018
Capital gains tax is no longer exempt even for investors coming via Mauritius, hence FPIs are now classifying it as interest income to save on taxes.
2017 was best year for equities in 3 yearsRediff.com30 Dec 2017
In absolute terms, the year closed with the market capitalisation of all BSE-listed companies rising by Rs 45.5 lakh crore to Rs 152 lakh crore, or an increase of 42.8 per cent, compared to the closing value on December 30, 2016, says Pavan Burugula.
After 2 years India is top EM destination for foreign flowsRediff.com25 Dec 2017
The improving earnings and economic outlook has titled the scales back in favour of Indian equities this year, reports Pavan Burugula.
Why target prices for stocks are going through the roofRediff.com20 Dec 2017
The benchmark indices have rallied 28 per cent this year, while the broader market has outperformed
Why some fund managers have quit their jobsRediff.com7 Dec 2017
They are making switch to the high-growth alternative investments fund industry, reports Pavan Burugula.
Why India Inc overlooked overseas market for fundraisingRediff.com29 Nov 2017
A fundraising boom in the domestic market and tightening of the regulatory framework for overseas issues are responsible for this trend.
HDFC Bank will soon be among the world's top 10 lendersRediff.com6 Nov 2017
Valued at $71.2 billion, the bank's market capitalisation is more than that of global banks like Barclays, JP Morgan Chase and Credit Suisse.
Bankers' fees for IPOs lowest in seven yearsRediff.com1 Nov 2017
In the first nine months of 2017, investment banks pocketed Rs 500 crore for helping companies raise Rs 30,853 crore through IPOs.
2017 saw 105 companies launch their IPOs on the SME platformRediff.com27 Oct 2017
Close to three dozen companies will launch their IPOs over the next four-six months.
IPO fundraising: A whopping Rs 25,500 crore in H1Rediff.com3 Oct 2017
Highest-ever mobilisation in first half of any fiscal year; bankers expect the trend to continue, given strong pipeline