16 Important Deadlines for 2021
Finance

16 Important Deadlines for 2021

The world changed dramatically in 2020. We were hit by a rare disaster, the COVID-19 pandemic, which resulted in a substantial loss of human lives. And, to contain the spread of this contagion, the country had to go into the Great Lockdown. The result? There has been a magnificent collapse in the economic activities with lingering uncertainty about its revival. 

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IPO Jargons: Understanding the Basic Terminologies
Stock Market Concepts

IPO Jargons: Understanding the Basic Terminologies

These days, many investors, including experts and beginners, especially in the Indian stock market, seem to be pumped up about investing in IPOs or Initial Public Offerings of companies. As disturbing as it was, the past year did bring about a chain of successful IPOs, which made them seem like an attractive investment opportunity as they created the image of providing a great return in a very short duration. 

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Understanding CRR and SLR: RBI
Economy

Understanding CRR and SLR: RBI's monetary policy instruments

For banks, profits are created by lending and investing. In pursuit of this goal, banks could lend considerable amounts to earn higher profits and thus possess less liquid cash with them. Banks are also responsible for the influx of money in the economy as the amount of credits they lend, and the amount that gets deposited with them affects the money supply in the economy.

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Quantitative and Qualitative Instruments of Monetary Policy
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Quantitative and Qualitative Instruments of Monetary Policy

The implementation of RBI's Quantitative and Qualitative (Called as Monetary Policy) instruments plays an important role in the development of the country. If the required money supply for the economy is not available in the market, it leads to a decline in investment in the economy. On the other hand, if the money supply in the economy is more than what is required, then the poor section of the economy will suffer because the price of essential commodities will rise.

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Penny Stocks that Turned into Multi-Baggers in 2020
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Penny Stocks that Turned into Multi-Baggers in 2020

Every year the whole world welcomes the new year with zeal and enthusiasm, hoping for it to bring new opportunities and better, brighter days. However, the welcome of 2021, was extra enthusiastic and extra hopeful. And we all know why that was.

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5 Investment Lessons that should be kept in Mind for 2021
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5 Investment Lessons that should be kept in Mind for 2021

Now that 2020 is over, it is time to look forward to what 2021 has in store for us. The world is starting to pick up in the aftermath of a global pandemic, and we are about to see many new and unique avenues sprout up across various industrial sectors, including the investment avenue. Hence, 2021 can be an incredibly powerful year in your investment journey.

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New Tax Regime vs Old Tax Regime: Which Suits You More?
Taxes

New Tax Regime vs Old Tax Regime: Which Suits You More?

The Budget of 2020 brought quite a few changes to our tax system. The most prominent change was the introduction of the New Tax Regime. However, this New Tax System was optional. But, many taxpayers were still confused as to which system they should follow.

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Choosing Blue Chip Stocks For Your Portfolio!
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Choosing Blue Chip Stocks For Your Portfolio!

Do you have Blue Chip Stocks in your portfolio? Every prudent market participant adds Blue Chip Stocks in their portfolio. These are the shares of the most prominent company in the market with a reputation for reliability, financial stability and quality. Blue Chip companies are generally market leaders in their segment and have a large market capitalization. They are the most famous stocks to buy in the stock market because of their long track records of stable earning or paying dividends.

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Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR): The Eighth Wonder
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Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR): The Eighth Wonder

“Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it earns it and he who doesn’t pay it.” – Albert Einstein.

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Serum Institute of India (SII): A leading name in Immunology
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Serum Institute of India (SII): A leading name in Immunology

The year 2020 indeed will remain in the pages of history forever!!  Standing today at the exit door of 2020, all we can think of is Covid-19. Such an unexpected year, who would have thought that this year could lock us all in, cancel all our plans and more frighteningly, will bring the end of so many lives. The pandemic of Covid-19 affected all our lives massively. In addition to the tremendous loss of lives, the pandemic paused the professional and personal lives of millions.

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Elon Musk: The Innovative Man
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Elon Musk: The Innovative Man

There would hardly be any youngster in the world, who is not familiar with Elon Musk's name. He is a successful tech entrepreneur and a visionary engineer, who is leading the two big companies, Tesla and SpaceX.

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FIIs reduce stake consistently in 40 large-caps in 2020
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FIIs reduce stake consistently in 40 large-caps in 2020

India has been the favourite investment destination for FIIs emerging markets, and FIIs has been the net buyers of domestic equities. Since 2012, banks have remained the investment choice for FIIs. "In the last eight years, FIIs favourite sector was banking, financials, oil & gas, and capital products. within the last 3 years, insurance as a sector got the eye of FIIs and attracted important flows,"

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Follow-on Public Offer (FPO): All you need to know
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Follow-on Public Offer (FPO): All you need to know

This year saw a heavy rain of IPOs pouring in the stock market, with Mrs Bector's Food Specialties Limited and Antony Waste Handling Cell Limited being the most recent ones. Now, we know that companies raise capital through their Initial Public Offers (IPO). 

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What does Bond Yield say about the Economy?
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What does Bond Yield say about the Economy?

The government of India has been announcing many welfare programs for various sectors of the economy to offer all possible help to its citizens. To implement these schemes, it naturally requires a huge amount of funds. 

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What is an IPO?
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What is an IPO?

If you have been following the stock market this year, you probably would have encountered the term IPO a lot. For regular investors, this term is quite common and yet, each time it comes up, it brings a spark of excitement with it.

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Bull And Bear Market: Understanding the Wild Market Movements
Stock Market Concepts

Bull And Bear Market: Understanding the Wild Market Movements

The bull and the bear. Two different yet equally terrifying creatures. Both of them are capable of either throwing their prey off in the air or even plunge it down to the ground, mercilessly. Scary, right?

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Why companies do not prefer stock splits?
Stock Market Concepts

Why companies do not prefer stock splits?

Imagine this - You are looking to invest some money in the share market. You check the current market price of a share of MRF, and it is somewhere around Rs. 75,882. You think this is expensive. Then, you look at the share price of Wipro, and it is Rs. 385. Now, this looks affordable, right?

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How to Prepare for CLAT 2021?
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How to Prepare for CLAT 2021?

Holidays are round the corner and so is the CLAT entrance exam that’s all set to gift anxiety, pressure, tension and loads of topics that are still required to be covered. CLAT has always been a topic of great discussion in India either for its unpredictable changes in the syllabus or for the level of difficulty that they put into setting the question paper for a 12th pass out. In spite of that, it never restrains the determined minds to come up with flying colors. So what capacitates them in doing so? It takes strategy, consistency and a lot of hard work. Let’s look into some of these. 

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