Manappuram Finance 11.75% NCDs – September 2014 Issue

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in Gold finance company, Manappuram Finance Limited (MFL), has decided to launch one more issue of its non-convertible debentures (NCDs) from tomorrow i.e. September 15th. The company […]

Sharda Cropchem IPO Review

September 7, 2014

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in IPO season is back again. With the stock markets making new lifetime highs every other day and still showing no signs of tiredness, it seems to […]

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Increase in PPF Investment Limit to Rs. 1.5 lakh Notified & Acceptable Now

September 1, 2014

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in Starting today, I would like to remind my clients or those investors, who have the habit of depositing their hard earned money in their respective Public […]

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Snowman Logistics IPO Review

August 25, 2014

This post is written by Shiv Kukreja, who is a Certified Financial Planner and runs a financial planning firm, Ojas Capital in Delhi/NCR. He can be reached at skukreja@investitude.co.in Gateway Distriparks’ 54.04% owned subsidiary, Snowman Logistics Limited, is coming out with its initial public offer (IPO) from tomorrow i.e. August 26. The company has floated […]

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Weekend Links 22 August 2014

August 24, 2014

Let’s start this week with an interesting article about rich Chinese citizens leaving the country for cleaner air and better lives. Next up, a very good article on when you should worry about the market getting too high. NYT has a great article on a 7 minute workout. An interesting explanation of why the world […]

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Weekend Links August 9 2014

August 10, 2014

Let’s star this week with an interesting article about IBM creating a brain like microchip has 1 million electronic neurons and more than 256 million artificial synapses connecting. The human brain has approximately 100 billion neurons, with roughly one quadrillion (one million billion) connections between them! Equally interesting, an article about NASA’s impossible engine. Slightly related, National […]

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No battle was ever won according to plan

August 3, 2014

One of the most interesting and lively discussions during financial planning is to agree upon estimated future rate of returns on different asset classes, as well as inflation rates over long periods of time. On every other aspect of the plan, one party or the other has a greater say, and they can back them with numbers or […]

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Weekend Links 31st July 2014

August 2, 2014

If you’ve been watching the news, you’ve probably asked yourself at least once why are so many children dying in Gaza? Here is the answer. You might also be wondering why Israel with all its strength isn’t able to overcome Hamas? An answer. I have read and heard about wealth gap several times, but never in […]

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Weekend Links 25th July

July 27, 2014

Weekend links is late by a day because the links post I started out with yesterday got rather depressing because of what has been going on around the world, and I decided people have probably had enough of that, and looked for some other links to share. In that sense, this is probably the first […]

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How to Find a U.S. Rental While Abroad

July 27, 2014

Guest Post By Jennifer Riner of Zillow Moving to a new city is always intimidating, especially without ever visiting prior to relocating. Even more difficult is relocating across international borders to an entirely different country, complete with alternate customs, language barriers and cultural divides. While exciting, apartment hunting remotely can be complicated and somewhat intimidating. […]

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Weekend Links July 7th 2014

July 12, 2014

Let’s start this week with a very interesting story about a floating solar power plant that India is building. I haven’t seen much coverage of this but I would feel that this is the kind of news that people want to hear about. Next up, India’s role in the nuclear race.  Did you know that 30 […]

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