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Governments unveil details of $590M investment to help Ford Oakville

The governments of Ontario and Canada are set to announce details of their plan to every spend $295 million to help Ford improve its meeting plant in Oakville to begin making electric autos. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Doug Ford will each attend a press convention within the Ottawa suburb of Kanata on Thursday […]Read More

PM Narendra Modi visited 58 countries since 2015

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited 58 countries since 2015 and a total expenditure of Rs 517 crore was incurred on them, the government said on Tuesday. Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan provided details of the prime minister’s visits abroad since 2015, including their outcome, in a written reply in […]Read More

multi cap funds: ​Will your multi cap scheme become ESG

You might know that the fund houses are exploring various options to tackle the tricky issue of new Sebi investment mandates on multi cap mutual funds. One of the options the managers keep repeating is converting multi cap schemes to ESG schemes to escape the new norms. Sure, they also talk about other options like […]Read More

Work-from-home, online learning fuelling need for massive investment in digital

New Delhi: With work-from-home, online learning, and in-home entertainment fuelling demand for robust digital infrastructure, massive investments would be needed especially in areas like Fibre-to-the-Home, data centres, in-building solutions and proliferation of wifi hotspots, TRAI Chairman R S Sharma said on Monday. Terming telecom infrastructure and services as “key enablers” and “critical determinants” of the […]Read More

Lok Sabha passes two farm bills to liberalise markets, attract

The Lok Sabha has passed two farm-related bills that would allow farmers to sell their produce anywhere and enter into tie-ups with retailers, exporters or other parties to minimise risks and get a good price. The bills were passed despite protests from opposition parties and the resignation of Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal. The […]Read More

‘Sebi is right on multi-cap funds’

Sebi is right in asking multi-cap mutual fund schemes to rebalance and align their portfolio with their names. They have time till January 31, 2021 to achieve this rebalancing. Mutual fund schemes are possibly most mis-sold financial products after insurance, no doubt helped by a very successful ‘Mutual Funds Sahi hai’ campaign built around the […]Read More

MEC to be acquired by private U.S. investment firm |

The board of directors for Mountain Equipment Co-op, Canada’s largest consumer co-operative, says it has unanimously approved a deal for a private investor to acquire MEC’s assets, including the majority of its retail stores. The Los Angeles-based Kingswood Capital Management is buying the outdoor goods retailer through the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA) — legislation that allows financially troubled companies to […]Read More

MSP will stay, farmers will get investment, technology: Govt on

NEW DELHI: Defending its two bills on farm sector introduced in Lok Sabha, the government on Monday said they will help the farmers get a remunerative price for their produce as well as private investments and technology. Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, while introducing the bills to replace the ‘The Farmers’ Produce Trade And Commerce […]Read More

Covid disruption: ESG investment catches on fast & is here

By Souvik Ganguly Environmental, social and governance (ESG) focused investments have outperformed companies with lower ESG risk profiles and emerged as a trump card for investors in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak. The trend has been noticeably visible also in India with ESG stocks generating comparatively higher returns compared with other stocks in […]Read More