Wishing all my friends, readers in the world a very happy and prosperous new year 2015.
It wouldn’t be wrong to say that Indian market in 2014 performance was one of the best in the world. The confidence is back in the economy green shoots are visible and you might see soon the Elephant dancing.
The markets are euphoric and media making the noise to the extreme, there is a rise in the demat account openings, Mutual funds saw record rise in investments. The FII’s are continuously flirting. FDI in various sectors getting nod to increase the stake. Everyone is busy in predicting the market at the end of Dec 2015.
Anybody’s ability to predict should be taken with a pinch of salt. When it comes from a broker take it with a pinch of salt. Continue reading “Happy New Year 2015 – Make your own Rules”
“The point is, ladies and gentleman, that greed, for lack of a better word, is good.” – Gordon Gekko
“Investors should remember that excitement and expenses are their enemies. And if they insist on trying to time their participation in equities, they should try to be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful.” – Warren Buffet
Greed may have been good for Gordon Gekko (at least for a while), but in the investment world it rarely is as Warren Buffett is famous for saying.
Investors are unequivocally greedy today, and with some perspective it is hard to blame them. Continue reading “Greed is Good ?”
The Mint a financial newspaper from India reported that the Inflows from foreign institutional investors (FIIs), the main driver of Indian equities, topped $20 billion (around Rs.1.1 trillion today) in the first 11 months of the calendar year—the second highest since 1993, when India opened the doors to this class of investors. So India is attracting more FII than the FDI’s let’s try to go through some basic and try to find the difference in both of them,
I was on my block leave and for the first time I watched the Indian News channel for so long time. The melodrama sparked furious debate, and one that could remap India’s economic future; Barfi or Wasseypur, who should have gone to the Oscars? (The correct answer is of course “I don’t care but can we please put Madhur Bhandarkar in a rocket and send him to space forever? frankly speaking I have no idea.
The last 10 days has seen series of announcements from Government of India. The government’s decision to allow FDI in multi-brand retail and aviation Continue reading “Is FDI good ? Bad ? The devil ? Honestly, I have no idea.”
Foreign direct investment is an investment of assets done by foreign origin company into the domestic equipments, organization, and company. (FDI)
An investor or investment fund that is from or registered in a country outside of the one in which it is currently investing. Institutional investors include hedge funds, insurance companies, pension funds and mutual funds. (FII)
Lets try to understand the differences Continue reading “(FDI) Foreign direct Investment & (FII) Foreign Institutional Investors : (Back to school)”