Trends in the Economy

Leapfrogging from ICE to EV? Early times…

India ready for mass EV adoption? not really… India predominantly has been the fastest growing automobile market in the world. The Indian auto sector presently manufactures ~30mn vehicles annually (contribute 7.5% to GDP) and employ >37mn people (directly and indirectly). The Govt’s push for the electric mobility coupled with incentivization of EVs (GST reduced to […]

9 Commodities to watch out for in 2019

The year 2018 was a mixed bag of opportunities in commodity derivatives segment. While some of them generated strong gains, many of the trading opportunities turned out to be mediocre. Now, all the limelight is on the New Year 2019! We have selected nine top traded commodities you can focus on to earn handsome returns. […]

10 Things To Watch Out For in Equity Markets in 2019

The year 2018 has already been remarkable for the Indian Equity market because the moves seen in this year are unlike any in the past. This year has also been much more volatile than the past year. Market volatility has spiked this year as investors grapple with a number of different factors combining to make […]

Indian Macro Fact-Sheet

  Country India Q2FY18 Q3FY18 Q4FY18 Q1FY19 Real GDP (yoy %, fiscal year) 6.30 7.00 7.70 – CPI Combined (yoy %) 3.30 5.20 4.30 5.00 Wholesale Price Index (yoy %) 3.10 3.60 2.70 5.80 Industrial Production (yoy %) 4.10 7.30 4.60 3.20 Manufacturing Production (yoy %) 3.80 8.70 4.70 2.80           […]

What Is DigiLocker? How Does It Work?

A digital service that has the ability to store your e-documents in the cloud! Government initiative under Digital India programme has what led to the initiation of ‘DigiLocker’. While most of you might still be wondering what is it exactly? Quite a few smart people like you have already learned about it & are enjoying […]

With Blazing Summer Comes The Blazing Stocks

The dust of demonetization and GST implementation on white goods industry is settled now and is on the path to recovery and Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecasted a blazing summer is going to be extended till June, which has likely proven to be a golden summer for the consumer durable industry, especially the AC, […]

Surgical strike on Black Money

Kudos to our Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi. This “surgical strike” against black money is a very bold move for the Indian economy. The Government has announced that, existing Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes will no longer be legal tender from 9th November, 2016.  Major Highlights: Currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs […]

US FED rate hike sounds like Alarm bell

Global equity markets are dancing on the tune of US Fed’s comments since long time. In the beginning of this year, the Fed signaled that four rate hikes were likely in 2016, but that was scaled back in March due to a global growth slowdown, financial market volatility and concerns about tepid US inflation. In […]