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Second wave of Covid in India – What should you do with your equity holdings?

One of the key questions is whether equity investors should convert their equity holdings to cash given the likely economic impact of the second wave and even a third wave as is being predicted by some.

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All you need to know about RBI’s new auto-debit rule

RBI recently asked all the banks to use two-factor authentication for auto-debit transactions on their credit and debit cards. Let’s understand how it will affect your online transactions going forward.

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March keeps markets on the edge, rising US Bond yields likely suspect

It was a difficult month for investors as the markets didn’t stick to their highs and fell largely due to rising US bond yields. Rising COVID numbers in India are also a concern though the vaccination drive has started in earnest. The government’s disinvestment agenda seems to have taken off. This is a silver lining, to say the least.

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What NRIs need to know about the recent residency circular by CBDT

For one, the CBDT has refrained from giving any specific exemption in the number of days of stay for the financial year 2020-21

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How an NRI should act upon Budget 2021

Budget 2021 had some interesting announcements for NRIs, including on issues like double taxation.

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It was a volatile February but the India story still looks good

While the Sensex and the Nifty scaled new highs this month, rising bond yields led to some pullback. Rating agencies S&P and Nomura on the other hand projected impressive GDP growth for India so the long term story still looks quite good.

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The India of tomorrow – what does it look like? How does the Union Budget 2021 help? – A Scripbox analysis

A budget is an important event – It signals the direction in which the government is moving. It gives us an insight into their thinking. We take a look at this budget through the lens of “Does this budget help realize the India I want”.

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Budget Highlights 2021- Important Announcements And Key Takeaways

Our Hon’ble Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Union Budget 2021-2022 in the Parliament on 1st February 2021 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The budget focuses on reviving the economy that is hit by the coronavirus pandemic. The budget’s...