Happy Diwali 2014 !!

It has been a dramatically pleasant last one year for the Indian investors. While stock markets have given more than 25% returns from Samvat 2069 to Samvat 2070, tax-free bonds could also generate 20-25% returns for the investors, followed by debt mutual funds. While gold generated negative returns for its investors in the same period, […]

IFCI Limited 10% NCDs – October 2014 Issue

October 18, 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 IFCI Limited, in which the Government of India owns 55.53% stake, is coming out with an issue of secured redeemable non-convertible debentures (NCDs) from October 20th […]

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SREI Infra 11.75% NCDs – September 2014 Issue

September 29, 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 SREI Infrastructure Finance Limited has launched its public issue of Non-Convertible Debentures (NCDs) from today, September 29. The company has set Rs. 250 crore as the […]

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Book Review: To kill a Mockingbird

September 17, 2014

I’ve recently finished reading Harper Lee’s – To Kill a Mockingbird, and I really enjoyed this classic novel. The novel is set in a fictional small town in Alabama during the Depression, and is narrated by Jean Louse Finch or Scout who is 5 when the story starts, and is 8 when the story ends. The story is […]

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Shemaroo Entertainment IPO Review

September 17, 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 After huge subscription for Snowman Logistics and Sharda Cropchem IPOs and a grand listing received by Snowman, next company in line to get itself listed on […]

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Manappuram Finance 11.75% NCDs – September 2014 Issue

September 14, 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 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 […]

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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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