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Thursday, August 18, 2022

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Explained: Inflation softening, what now?

August 14, 2022 11:53 am

US inflation cooled unexpectedly in July, boosting markets around the world. The worst may be over, but the RBI and Fed remain cautious. Investors can look at equities, but a staggered approach is advisable

Explained: What Axis Bank's acquisition of Citi consumer businesses will mean for customers, investors

August 06, 2022 8:29 am

Axis Bank-Citibank deal explained: Axis Bank is acquiring Citibank’s consumer businesses for Rs 12,325 crore. How will it impact the customer? And how will it benefit investors in Axis Bank?

Explained: Markets rising, should you invest for short-term gains?

July 29, 2022 5:04 pm

Over the last six weeks, the Sensex with a return of 10.5% has been one of the best performers among key indices across the world. Why has it risen, and what can be expected?

Explained: For future dollar expenses, should you invest in US markets now?

July 22, 2022 11:37 am

Over the last 11 months, the rupee has depreciated almost 10% against the dollar. What it means is that if an individual has to send $10,000 for his child's education fee in August 2022, he or she will end up paying Rs 8 lakh compared to Rs 7.2 lakh last year.

Explained: Gold loses some lustre, should you invest in it?

July 15, 2022 10:03 am

Gold prices have come under pressure due to rising interest rates in the United States and other developed economies, and the strengthening of the dollar.

Explained: How your car insurance will factor in your driving behaviour

July 08, 2022 11:29 am

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India has allowed general insurance companies to introduce concepts such as "pay as you drive" and "pay how you drive" as part of the motor insurance package. What changes, and how will it benefit customers?

Explained: What unchanged small savings rates mean for banks, savers

July 01, 2022 7:00 am

Barring PPF and Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana, all other small saving instruments are currently fetching negative real returns amid high inflation.

Explained: What FPIs' market exit means

June 24, 2022 7:46 am

Foreign portfolio investors have pulled out Rs 42,000 crore this month amid rising inflation and monetary policy tightening in the US. How does this impact the market and the rupee, and what should you do?

Fed rate hike: Likely impact on India, and what investors should do

June 17, 2022 8:32 am

Economists, who had been expecting an additional rate hike of 75-100 basis points over the next three quarters in India, now say the RBI could go for additional rate hike of up to 125 basis points this fiscal, taking the overall rate hike to over 200 basis points.

Explained: Why bond yields are rising, and what it means for markets and investors

June 10, 2022 3:47 pm

With the Reserve Bank of India hiking rates to rein in inflation, bond yields have risen to their highest levels in three years. What does that mean for the markets and investors?