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The Economic Survey: A take on Arvind Subramanian’s address

Mr. Arvind Subramanian, Chief Economic Advisor to the Govt. of India, presented the Economic Survey on the first day of the budget session. From the shifting public attitude and perception to the lessons learnt in the past year to gender parity, Subramanian brought to surface his assessment of the economy. Read More…

Is Demonetisation Creating More Jobs in Banking And Finance Field?

While the demonetisation drive and withdrawal of currency notes of Rs.500 and Rs.1000 may still be a debatable topic, the Indian banking & finance sector is surely basking in the glory of it. The banking industry in the country seems to be on the verge of a positive revolution. Be Read More…

How to find best paying entry level finance job right out of college

The banking sector in India is perhaps the most exciting service industry to be a part of as the sector is undergoing a churn. Now is the ideal time as any to enter the world of finance and banking. The future is bright as the banking sector embraces technology, and Read More…

MCLR set to make Consumer Loans Cheaper

The Reserve Bank of India has brought a new methodology called MCLR – Marginal Cost of Funds based Lending Rate for setting lending rates by banks. This replaces the existing base rate system from April 2016 onwards. It is worth noting that earlier in 2010 RBI had abolished PLR Based Rate Read More…

Ecosystem for BFSI Vision 2022

To make financial services easily available to every Indian, India’s top professionals came together under the Bankers Meet Forum to create BFSI Vision 2022. The deliberations led to a unanimous conclusion that future growth of financial services will require a renewed environment. The industry envisions a new Financial System deeply Read More…

5 Essential Financial Transactions

To make financial services easily available to every Indian, India’s top professionals came together under the Bankers Meet Forum to create BFSI Vision 2022. The deliberations led to a unanimous conclusion that future growth of financial services will be rooted in a BFSI Ecosystem that enables, educates and empowers every Read More…

4Ps of BFSI Ecosystem

To make financial services easily available to every Indian, India’s top professionals came together under the Bankers Meet Forum to create BFSI Vision 2022. The deliberations led to a unanimous conclusion that future growth of financial services will be rooted in a BFSI Ecosystem that enables, educates and empowers every Read More…

CSR as a Business Strategy

Most organisations and businessmen perceive CSR as a philanthropic initiative and often use both words interchangeably. This has led to wasteful or cosmetic expenditures by businesses who see it as a mere compliance. True advantages of CSR can be realised only when top management begins to use it as a Read More…

4 Financial Mistakes to Avoid at 25

Though an imperative at this age, Financial Planning is often neglected by 25 year olds. The life cycle of a human is most powerful predictor of economic behaviour; the human life cycle is divided into different stages starting with the ‘ALPHA’ stage. Alpha describes a young, single, childless person who Read More…

10 Remarkable Developments in Banking & Finance in 2015

Prime Minister Jan Dhan Yojna enters into Guinness book of world records Guinness book of World Records has given certificate stating that in one week, 18,096,130 bank accounts were opened as part of the financial inclusion campaign from 23rd to 29th August, 2014. Initially, after its launch the scheme had Read More…