Why is Tata Group Eying a Stake in Big Basket?
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Why is Tata Group Eying a Stake in Big Basket?

Of the many records that Rahul Dravid holds, maximum number of deliveries faced in Test Cricket is the least feted. Dravid has met 31,258 deliveries in 164 Tests. To understand how big this number is, let’s tell you that he is followed only by Sachin Tendulkar, who faced 29,437 deliveries that too in a career that spanned eight more years and 36 more Tests. *Let that sink in.* Take a stance, focus, react, repeat, more than 31,000 times! Different venues, different bowlers and different match conditions.

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Reliance Retail as a One-Stop Shop for Investors
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Reliance Retail as a One-Stop Shop for Investors

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”  ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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RBI Monetary Policy 2020: Key Highlights and Takeaways
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RBI Monetary Policy 2020: Key Highlights and Takeaways

The world right now, seems like a scene from an apocalyptic movie, doesn’t it? Movies where natural disasters are running wild, man-made disasters seem to be on the loose, and of course, one deadly disease is spreading like wildfire, which is infecting and spreading among people like a viral video.Of course in the current real world, all of this seems to be turning into reality, except this virus is far deadlier and is spreading faster than any viral TikTok song or video.

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Vodafone Vs India: Vodafone wins Arbitration Case Against India
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Vodafone Vs India: Vodafone wins Arbitration Case Against India

Some People describe life as a battleground - Everyone needs to fight and survive in their battle. If you survive and emerge triumphant in the battle, you make history. Otherwise, you become history. In history, countless battles have been fought. And, their decisions have directed the course of our history. However, situations change with time, and since we are not living in a colonial era anymore, the battles have changed faces as well. Now, we get to see more of corporate battles.

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Herd Mentality Bias: How it affects your Investment Decision
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Herd Mentality Bias: How it affects your Investment Decision

Since their evolution, human beings have tried to remain in groups. We all want to belong to a group. But why? Why is it so important for us to fit into a certain group? 

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What is Hindsight Bias? - An Overview
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What is Hindsight Bias? - An Overview

"I knew it!" or, "I told you so," how many times have you said these words or have heard them from others? 

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Psychology of IPO investment
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Psychology of IPO investment

Do you like mysteries? Like reading mystery books or watching mystery movies? I think, as a kid, we all enjoyed reading mystery novels and watching a thrilling film. These days investors are enjoying these mysteries in the capital market. Yes, you guessed it right; I am talking about IPO investments.

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Overconfidence Bias: Are you as smart as you think?
Behavioral finance

Overconfidence Bias: Are you as smart as you think?

Good character can often be undermined by overconfidence. For instance, most of the investors, mainly when they are new to the investment world, are very overconfident. Overdoing anything has consequences. Overestimating your appetite and ordering too much food leads to a lot of wastage of food. Over sourcing, your dinner ruins the taste. 

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Confirmation bias and how it affects your investment decisions?
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Confirmation bias and how it affects your investment decisions?

Our mind is divided between an elephant and a rider. We often think that the rider is the one who controls the elephant, but we often forget that the rider is only the guide. 

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Why taxation in automobile sector remains a big concern?
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Why taxation in automobile sector remains a big concern?

Have you ever questioned yourself, why do you buy a car? Well, it's a simple question, and we all can answer that. For commuting, maybe for security purposes, because you might not feel safe traveling through public transport. But, the biggest reason that may be valid for many people is "Sharma Ji has gifted a Fortuner to his son" or "Binod got a BMW for himself." It's the harsh truth of the Indian society that we consider cars more as a status symbol rather than looking at it as a utility. Whatever your reason may be, but sometimes just to match up with others we book significant losses for ourselves. How? Let us discuss this.

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Anchoring Bias and their effects on Investment Decisions
Behavioral finance

Anchoring Bias and their effects on Investment Decisions

Do you know when Mahatma Gandhi was born? Let us suppose you don't have the year in your head, and your smartphone battery has just died. How would you find out? Perhaps you know that India got independence in 1947 and that he was assassinated in the next year in 1948. And in all the pictures you have ever seen of him from that time, he looked pretty old. So let's assume that he was around 80 when he died—making 1888 our year of estimate when he was born. 

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What is Heuristics? How does Heuristics influence Decision Making ?
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What is Heuristics? How does Heuristics influence Decision Making ?

Have you ever thought about how you are so quick while making some decisions and take time while making some other?

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What is Prospect Theory? How do users take decisions under risk?
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What is Prospect Theory? How do users take decisions under risk?

Greed and Fear are two of the most common, severe emotions found in any human being. When we are guided by greed or fear in times of uncertainty, making decisions can sometimes be a real challenge. 

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What is Behavioral Finance and how does it affect your Financial decisions?
Behavioral finance

What is Behavioral Finance and how does it affect your Financial decisions?

After reading this blog's title, you might feel that "behaviour" and "finance" are two different things. How can they be interlinked in the same phrase?

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Health Insurance Plans: Types of health Insurance in India
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Health Insurance Plans: Types of health Insurance in India

For humans their greatest asset is health. Most of us might have heard the famous quote “Health is Wealth”. Humans are the greatest asset for companies as well as for their family, and assets are exposed to risk that their ability of generating profit may be lost or decreased. This is a monetary or economic risk attached to human assets, and this is where the role of insurance comes in.

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Difference between Accounting Profit and Economic Profit?
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Difference between Accounting Profit and Economic Profit?

The word “PROFIT” is a part of our daily lives but have you ever thought that the profit we talk about is in terms of accounting or economics?

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How to Manage a Product cost effectively?
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How to Manage a Product cost effectively?

We all hear the word “COST” frequently in our day to day life. But have you ever heard the term “TARGET COSTING”?   Here’s all you need to know about target costing which will help you to keep yourself updated.

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