Startup Valuation: Methods to value a Startup
Startups

Startup Valuation: Methods to value a Startup

From Zomato to Bharat Pe, the startup culture which knocked on India's door a few years ago seems to have settled well in the country. The last few years saw an upward trajectory in the number of startups coming up in India. And a lot of them travelled a journey from being a small business to a unicorn to now being established as a threat to numerous big industry sharks in the market.

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Best Trading Apps in India
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Best Trading Apps in India

If you have decided to invest and trade in the stock market, then the next step you have to do is to select a stockbroker which suits you.  

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The illegal world of CFDs and Binary Options
Finance

The illegal world of CFDs and Binary Options

Investors in India these days have a variety of avenues to trade in derivative instruments – financial rate agreements (FRAs), options, swaps, and futures. In its practical sense, Derivative trading is akin to gambling and is strictly regulated by the RBI and SEBI and laws like FEMA.

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What are multibagger stocks?
Stock Market Concepts

What are multibagger stocks?

What do you expect when you invest in a stock? Returns, of course! But what are the returns that would make you happy – 10% or 50% or 80% or 100% or more? Naturally, returns would make you happy, but it's also natural for you to wonder whether a stock can generate returns of 100% or maybe even more.

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भारत के 11 सर्वोत्तम Full-Service Brokers
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भारत के 11 सर्वोत्तम Full-Service Brokers

निवेश हमारे जीवन का एक अभिन्न अंग है। सभी को अपनी अपनी सामर्थ्य तथा रिस्क मैनेजमेंट के अनुसार निवेश जरूर करना चाहिए चाहे वो निवेश अपने आप में किया जाए या फिर शेयर मार्केट, म्यूच्यूअल फंड्स, बॉन्ड्स, EPF , FD आदि में। जब हम शेयर मार्केट में निवेश करने के बारे में सोचते है तो नए लोगों को सबसे बड़ी समस्या यह आती है कि  कौनसे ब्रोकर का चयन किया जाए? कौनसे ब्रोकर्स में कौन-कौन सी सुविधाएं मिलती है तथा किस ब्रोकर के क्या-क्या नकारात्मक पक्ष है?

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What does Bond Yield say about the Economy?
Bonds

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 Cash Ratio?
Ratios

What is Cash Ratio?

People who are involved in the finance and stock market industry often get to hear about Cash Ratio. However, quite often, people tend to get confused about what exactly Cash Ratio is all about.

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Current Ratio: An Important Liquidity Ratio
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Current Ratio: An Important Liquidity Ratio

One of the most common reasons why liquidity is important for a business is to make payments and to meet current and/or regular cash needs. Liquidity refers to the ability of a company to meet its current obligations as and when they become due. It is one of the most essential factors that are responsible for the smooth running of a business.

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Understanding Funds Flow Statement
Finance

Understanding Funds Flow Statement

Ever wondered why value investors and fund managers often speak about the financial statements? It is because it is of much importance for them. These financial statements narrate everything about a company's cash-related transactions as liquidity is of utmost importance for the smooth running of a business.

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Long Term Capital Gain Tax: How can you save it?
Taxes

Long Term Capital Gain Tax: How can you save it?

Every person wishes to have a piece of property one day, which he could claim to be his own. But the process and the later obligations of owning a property isn’t as easy as dreaming to have one. A list of documentations, legal requirements, and other obligations are associated with buying a piece of property. One such requirement and consideration is the capital gain tax.

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Porinju Veliyath: Prestigious Value Stock Picker
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Porinju Veliyath: Prestigious Value Stock Picker

Known as the "small-cap czar", Porinju Veliyath has proved himself to be a very good stock picker, as most of his investment suggestions have shown bullish results. He gave investment advice in companies that others may not have thought would be profitable, but people who followed his decision were not left unsatisfied as they did enjoy the wealth maximization. 

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Vijay Kedia: The Successful & Early Investor
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Vijay Kedia: The Successful & Early Investor

If looked closely, success wouldn't seem very far away. Achieving success doesn't take much, but just ambition and the sincerity and dedication towards that ambition. Having set that ambition in advance is said to be the first step that will get you closer to achieving it. And this is the reason why many prudent parents, who are very much particular about their children, also want their kids to make such decisions as early as possible. 

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The story of Ramesh Damani and his way into the Investing World
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The story of Ramesh Damani and his way into the Investing World

The India of today is similar, yet too different from yesterday's India. A lot has changed, especially in the last few decades. From being a country that was earlier looked at with pity, the "New India" has shown the whole world that it is a nation that cannot be taken for granted.

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Ashish Dhawan: A Journey from Wall Street to Philanthropy
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Ashish Dhawan: A Journey from Wall Street to Philanthropy

If you have been investing for quite a long time or are a social activist in the field of education in India, then you must have heard the name "Ashish Dhawan" on the news related to finance or education.

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Raamdeo Agrawal: How Discipline can bring you Success
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Raamdeo Agrawal: How Discipline can bring you Success

 If you have been trading securities in India for quite a while; you might have heard the name "Raamdeo Agrawal" someplace on finance related sites or news channels. Mr Raamdeo Agrawal is one of the most prominent names in the Indian investment scene. His effect, the so-called virtuoso, was with a definitive objective that he is such a sensible investor'.

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Post Office Monthly Income Scheme: Interest Rate, Features and Benefits
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Post Office Monthly Income Scheme: Interest Rate, Features and Benefits

Have you ever wondered about the days when communicating with your loved ones wasn’t that easy? In the earlier times, it was not as simple as just typing messages and sending it via WhatsApp in a single click; it was rather a lengthy task.

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Bhushan Steel and its Historical Emergence out of the Indian Debt Trap
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Bhushan Steel and its Historical Emergence out of the Indian Debt Trap

The banks operating in India probably need an elaborated class on history. What do you say? Because the number of defaults and bad recovery records don't seem to be enough to teach them to 'act cautiously'. 

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Social Startups in India: What is the situation?
Startups

Social Startups in India: What is the situation?

India has become well known for the startup ecosystem it has created, and mostly, this ecosystem is known for a large number of tech startups it has. 

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