Early Q4 results indicate earnings picking up pace

Early Q4 results indicate earnings picking up pace Review shows profit growth quickened to 6-quarter high of 12.13% in March quarter Earnings growth of Indian companies has picked up pace in the three months ended 31 March after demonetization of high-value banknotes in 2016 and implementation of the goods and services tax (GST) in the […]

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EPFO to send you SMS update if employer fails to deposit contribution

EPFO to send you SMS update if employer fails to deposit contribution Currently, EPFO only sends messages to employees whose contributions are credited into their EPF accounts The next time your employer fails to deposit your contribution to the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), you would get to know. EPFO will now inform employees whose […]

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Govt seeks proposals for debt exchange traded fund by May 16

Govt seeks proposals for debt exchange traded fund by May 16 ETF structure to be decided by advisor in conjunction with government The government plans to launch its first debt exchange traded fund (ETF) early in the second half of 2018-19. The ETF’s basket is expected to contain debt offerings from 12-15 state-owned companies, including […]

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One year after coming into force, Rera remains a work in progress

One year after coming into force, Rera remains a work in progress According to property consultancy firm Knight Frank, only 19 states and UTs have a functional portal in place, that too with a lot of information dissymmetry across data points A year after coming into force, what the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, […]

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