The world of finance & investments is like a giant iceberg. In the depths, far from the reaches of the retail investor, lies the relatively obscure investment vehicle known as Hedge Fund.
Fed Rates or the Federal Fund rates are those interest rates in United States at which on depository institution lends out to other depository institutions without any collateral security. It is the rate at which Federal Funds are lent out overnight.  Banks hold reserve requirement with the local Fed...
What is REIT? REIT or Real Estate Investment Trust is a company which owns, finances and operates income-generating real estates. It accumulates a pool of money to develop the assets and sells them eventually. REITs are generally modeled after mutual funds. It gives an opportunity to all the investors to...
How many times did you notice small children and babies using sophisticated products? Apparently, these products are manufactured by industry which has shown trend that is different from other sectors. What might seem as not a very lucrative sector in global cum Indian market – baby products, is gaining a...
What is sanitaryware industry? Sanitaryware Industry in India and the world is witnessing unprecedent growth due to the high demand of  fixtures and components used for sanitation purposes which includes a wide array of products like washbasins, water closets, bath tubs, toilet bowls, faucets among others. The industry for ceramic...
"Auditors are the watchdog of financial statements of companies" is not an old proverb in the financial world. But what if these auditors fail to serve their purpose? In a recent trend of the resignation of some heavyweight auditors of Indian companies, many financial pundits are clueless as to what...
The global startup ecosystem continues to grow. Venture capital (VC) investments hit a decade high in 2017, with more than USD 140 billion invested globally. As per research platform CB Insights, there are currently 214 startups across the world which are valued at USD 1 billion or more (a.k.a....
What is Swiss Challenge Method of bidding? Swiss challenge method is a new process of giving government contracts and acquisition of stressed companies under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC). In this method, any person with credentials can submit his bid to the government for the development proposal or for the acquisition...
  You would be amazed to read how Microsoft found a loophole in the global market to reduce the tax burden: Microsoft recruits software experts and web designers available to be recruited both in the United States and abroad, and sells software product everywhere in the world. Outside sales are made...
The first truly worldwide MMORG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game), in our generation at least was Runescape. Developed and published by Jagex, initially releasing in 2001 for browsers. Blossoming into a phenomena, the game currently has over 200 million accounts created. To put that in perspective, that is...