Finance

Women And Finance: Is The Picture Improving?

Studies show women aren’t confident about their finances but are eager to learn. The growth in educational tools tailored for women at banks, brokers and investment houses could improve the picture of women’s finances. Given her skill at handling money, Elizabeth Dodson could be a model for women. She meets quarterly with her financial advisor and holds a monthly meeting ... Read More »

10 Richest Billionaires In Finance

Forbes released its ranking of the world’s richest people. Ironic or not, just one billionaire in the top 10 earned their fortune through investments and banking: Warren Buffett. Here is a look at the top 10 richest people in the field of finance. 10 Richest People In Finance 1. Warren Buffett: Raking number two overall, the “Oracle of Omaha” is ... Read More »

The week ahead in business and finance

Minerg Antofagasta will report its full-year results on Tuesday. Monday March 13 Full-year results:Grupo Clarin, Computacenter, Telecom Egypt, Telit Communications, Clarkson AGM: eServGlobal, SSP Group Economics: JOLTS job openings (US), Labor market conditions index m/m (US) Tuesday March 14 Expect investors to focus on Antofagasta’s investment decisions when it unveils its full-year results. Peter Malin, of Peel Hunt, said management ... Read More »

Green finance for dirty ships

SHIPPING may seem like a clean form of transport. Carrying more than 90% of the world’s trade, ocean-going vessels produce just 3% of its greenhouse-gas emissions. But the industry is dirtier than that makes it sound. By burning heavy fuel oil, just 15 of the biggest ships emit more oxides of nitrogen and sulphur—gases much worse for global warming than ... Read More »

Do You Need a Real Estate Law Firm?

Everyone dreams of having their own home and some property which belongs to them. One meticulously saves to own that ranch or buy that penthouse. Real Estate is a huge decision for one and is the largest transaction that buyers and sellers will make. It involves crucial areas of law that do not operate elsewhere. Most deals can be finalized ... Read More »

Next generation Japanese spec Suzuki Swift brochure leaked

There will be a new Maruti Suzuki Swift next year and ahead of its official debut, the brochure of the Japanese spec model has been leaked. It reveals that the popular hatchback retains its overall silhouette but gets a new face and rear-end. The new design brings the Swift into the modern age and includes a completely new face, tail ... Read More »

Daimler to invest $11 billion for development of electric vehicle

The dieselgate scandal by Volkswagen has resulted in a shifting trend amongst the German manufacturers for working towards the development of electric vehicles in their forthcoming car line-up. The latest entrant to this fray for electrification is Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, who have revealed that they will invest up to $11 billion (approx. Rs 7000 crore) into the ... Read More »

Hyundai Santro to come back, will replace i10

The Hyundai Santro launched in the late 90s has been one of the most successful cars for Hyundai in India. It also helped Hyundai establish itself as a mainstream car maker. The Santro was phased out to bring in the modern i10. Now that the i10 is nearing the end of its life cycle, Hyundai is planning to bring the ... Read More »

Manish Sisodia vouches for freedom and autonomy of teachers

Identifying the challenges faced by the teachers, Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia said that freedom of school principals and teachers are circumscribed within the curriculum and syllabus prescribed by the bureaucrats and ministers. He vouches for the freedom and autonomy of teachers so that they can utilised their best methods of teaching and meet the learning standards. ADVERTISING inRead invented ... Read More »

Bharti Airtel, Aircel, BSNL top chart of MNP violations

Bharti Airtel, Aircel and BSNL accounted for the highest number of violations related to mobile number portability (MNP) norms in the last three financial years. According to the data tabled by Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha in the Lok Sabha, most number cases related to violation of MNP norms were reported in 2013-14 and their number declined sharply to 9 in ... Read More »