India’s Stance, in the bloodbath

It was black Monday (24th August 2015) for investors in the stock market as evidenced by the -1,621 point drop in the BSE Sensex a -5.9% decline. The Nifty 50 index did not fare any better which lost 490 point, a decline of -5.9%. This is its biggest fall since the 2008 global economic meltdown.…

The showdown on Infrastructure Development in India

After evaluating key measures in the 2015 Indian budget,it is strongly believed that infrastructure investing may chart the country’s trajectory into the next stage of economic development. Upgrading and developing infrastructure have always been at the heart of economic development. Infrastructure may be defined as the essential facilities and services upon which economic productivity of…

BMW, IPad and Samsung

In a period of impending change, like this one, it is typical for people to cling to latest gadgets or luxuries. So why wouldn’t everyone embrace a BMW, an IPad or a latest Samsung phone? The message here is not to try grease your palms to acquire these titillating objects but rather to call for…

Big Bang 2015

As we kick-start 2015, there are some key issues that are expected to dominate the macroeconomic environment. These will ultimately have an impact on financial markets around the globe. The first trigger to have generated some feverish excitement among investors was the decline in oil prices below $50 dollars during the first week of January.…