How to evaluate the Management of a company before Investing?
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How to evaluate the Management of a company before Investing?

“There are no bad companies, only bad managers.” Consider an example where you purchase a beautiful car, but if the driver does not know how to drive well, your car is going to crash eventually, isn’t it? Similarly, an investment in a company with poor management is like driving a car with a naive driver.

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Corporate Governance takes a back seat ft. JSPL
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Corporate Governance takes a back seat ft. JSPL

Yet again, JSPL decides to take its shareholders for a ride! That's why it’s making headlines and pressing on us to question - "Is Corporate Governance even a thing?”

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Tata Mistry Feud – The Climax!
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Tata Mistry Feud – The Climax!

The feud that shook the corporate world has reached its bitter end. The battle, which lasted for almost 5 years, saw its conclusion as the Supreme Court of India issued the hearing on the case between Tata Sons and Cyrus Mistry. 

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What are Debentures?
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What are Debentures?

Tired of old stuff? Wanna try something new? Then, why not debentures? Stocks, mutual funds and bonds are the most common form of investment options we were offered with. But there is also another less known investment path -- debentures. 

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Major Dividend Dates: Ex Dividend Date, Record Date
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Major Dividend Dates: Ex Dividend Date, Record Date

There are some days in life when you can't help but smile. They drop in like a ray of hope in tough times. Like the month-end salary credit date, date of credit of interest on deposits and even the date of receipt of dividend. Hence, it's imperative for us to have an idea of these due dates.

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New Wage Code 2021: How does it impact you?
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New Wage Code 2021: How does it impact you?

How many of you found yourself financially able during the lockdown? If the lockdown had extended, do you think you’d have been ready to sustain yourself as well as your family comfortably? How well were you financially prepared to survive a layoff?

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Understanding National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT)
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Understanding National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT)

In today's world where arbitration, compromise, arrangements, reconstructions, and the winding up of companies are as usual as the sunrise. The opportunity for shareholders and debtors to lose their money also escalates.

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Tata, Mistry and NCLAT – The Battle Continues
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Tata, Mistry and NCLAT – The Battle Continues

Has Cyrus Mistry had the last laugh with Tata Group? How did all this unfold? What exactly happened with time that brewed bitterness between Ratan Tata and Cyrus Mistry?

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Manpasand Beverages Fraud Still Unfolding
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Manpasand Beverages Fraud Still Unfolding

Manpasand Beverages has logged the limelight this year for all the wrong reasons. From the arrest of its Managing Director and its Chief Financial Officer for GST fraud in May to the recent allegations of a hostile takeover by Finquest Finance, it has seen all.

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Internal Audit
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Internal Audit

Internal audits are subjected to company’s internal controls which includes corporate governance and accounting processes. It operates and manages legal compliance along with efficient financial reporting and collection of data. It also helps in maintaining operational efficiency by identification of problems and reforming lapses before they get discovered and identified in conduction of external audit. It is a way which provides an opportunity for firms to undo their wrongs and work effectively. It essentially focuses on possible areas for reformation and how that can be strengthened. Also, adding value to firm’s governing mechanism.

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What are Sweat Equity Shares?
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What are Sweat Equity Shares?

As per Section 2(88) of the Companies Act, 2013, Sweat equity shares are the equity shares issued by a company to its director or employees at either discount or any consideration, except for cash, for providing their know- how or making available rights in the nature of intellectual property rights or value additions, by whatever name called.

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