• Sebi relaxes guidelines for investment through non-FATF countries 08 Apr 2020 21:12 The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has relaxed its guidelines for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) seeking a Category-I licence, a move seen giving a boost to overseas investment in stocks. Investors from countries which are not Financial …
  • Realtors in West Bengal seek relief from central government 08 Apr 2020 19:58 KOLKATA: Stating that the real estate sector in West Bengal has been badly hit by the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, industry body CREDAI on Tuesday wrote to the central government demanding several relief measures. In …
  • Sebi tweaks rules to stem outflow of foreign funds 08 Apr 2020 19:31 With foreign funds liquidating their investments in India and taking flight due to the covid-19-related uncertainties, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has initiated measures to stem the outflow. On Tuesday night, the regulator allowed …
  • Goldman Sachs makes steepest cut to India’s GDP at 1.6% 08 Apr 2020 15:09 Goldman Sachs has made the steepest revision to its forecast of India’s GDP for financial year 2021 to 1.6 per cent from 3.3 percent previously. The GDP of India would be slower than what India experienced in 1970s, 1980s and 2009, all the years when …
  • Sebi eases registration norms for well-regulated FPI 08 Apr 2020 14:10 New Delhi: Markets regulator Sebi has eased rules for offshore funds seeking to get registered under the "properly regulated" foreign portfolio investor (FPI) category. At present, funds from jurisdictions that are Financial Action Task Force( …
  • Liquidity problem should not turn into a solvency issue: Abhimanyu Munjal 08 Apr 2020 11:29 How has the lockdown affected your business? The lockdown is going to create a lot of new norms. We are all working from home and probably working much longer hours and more efficiently than before. So, the lockdown is going to have a lot of positives in …
  • Sebi asks 10 entities to make open offer to Mindvision Capital's shareholders 08 Apr 2020 11:24 New Delhi: Capital markets regulator Sebi has directed 10 entities to make an open offer to shareholders of Mindvision Capital Ltd, and pay 10 per cent interest for delay in making such an offer. The entities have been asked to make the open offer within …
  • SEBI orders Neesa Tech to return illegaly raised money to investors, along with interest, within 3 months 08 Apr 2020 08:05 By PTI NEW DELHI: Regulator SEBI has ordered Neesa Technologies and its eight directors to refund the money it raised illegally from investors within three months and also barred them from the securities market for at least four years. Also, they have been …
  • Sebi opens doors for Mauritius based funds to get preferential Cat I FPI license 07 Apr 2020 19:42 Market regulator the Securities and Exchange Board of India(Sebi) has opened the doors for Mauritius based funds to get preferential category I foreign portfolio investor(FPI) license. Until now, only the off-shore funds coming from jurisdictions that are …
  • Wipro to hold Board meeting on April 15, to announce Q4 and FY20 results 07 Apr 2020 18:39 IT major Wipro on Tuesday said it will announce its fourth-quarter and FY20 results on April 15. There are speculations that announcement of corporate earnings for March quarter could be delayed given the ongoing lockdown amid Covid-19 outbreak. "... …
  • Coronavirus Updates: April 07, 2020 | As it happened 07 Apr 2020 18:38 Apr 07, 2020 11:15 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha 57 new cases in MP, number rises to 313 With 57 fresh cases reported in the state, the number of coronavirus cases in Madhya Pradesh rose to 313 on Tuesday. Apr 07, 2020 11:14 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi …
  • Wipro to announce Q4 results on April 15 07 Apr 2020 16:58 IT major Wipro said on Tuesday that it will announce its fourth quarter results on April 15. There are speculations that announcement of corporate earnings for March quarter could be delayed given the ongoing lockdown amid Covid-19 outbreak. “Wipro Ltd …
  • Wipro to announce Q4, FY20 results on Apr 15 07 Apr 2020 16:29 NEW DELHI : IT major Wipro on Tuesday said it will announce its fourth-quarter and FY20 results on April 15. There are speculations that announcement of corporate earnings for the March quarter could be delayed given the ongoing lockdown amid the COVID-19 …
  • NSE penalises over 50 brokers for failing to comply with new derivative rules 07 Apr 2020 15:24 MUMBAI: The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has penalised over 50 brokers for failing to comply with the new derivative market rules that were introduced by the capital markets regulator later in March in an attempt to tamp down wild bets, said atleast two …
  • Mutual fund cut-off timings advanced temporarily 07 Apr 2020 09:23 Mutual funds have temporarily changed the cut-off timings for buying and redeeming from April 7 to April 17, in line with RBI’s reduced trading hours for money markets and forex markets. Investors will have to put in their transaction requests early to …
  • IPO fund-raising up 60% in FY20 07 Apr 2020 07:45 Fund raising via public equity markets rose by more than 60% in 2019-20 even as the fiscal ended on a highly volatile note with a drop of almost 30% in the Sensex. In 2019-20, a total of ₹91,670 crore was raised, which was 62% higher than the previous …
  • Rush hour and tougher questions ahead for both Mint Raod and banks 06 Apr 2020 23:49 “We must always remember that tough times never last; only tough people and tough institutions do,” said Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das, when he announced a raft of measures to tackle the fallout of coronavirus (Covid-19) on the …
  • Your debt mutual fund portfolio in the age of coronavirus 06 Apr 2020 17:28 By Balacharan R The nation and large parts of the world are under lockdown, with the full extent of economic consequences unknown. So, what steps should investors take to protect their debt fund portfolio from being ‘infected’ by the virus? We examine this …
  • Mutual fund cut-off timings advanced 06 Apr 2020 14:55 The Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI) has made changes in the cut-off timings for investing in mutual funds. This move comes after Reserve Bank of India put out a circular changing the trading hours. RBI had issued a circular on April 3, reducing …
  • Tariff hike to buoy wireless telcos' revenue in March quarter; full impact expected in Q1FY21 06 Apr 2020 14:00 New Delhi: Revenue and EBITDA for wireless telecom service providers are expected to improve sequentially during March quarter 2019-20 fuelled by tariff hike in December, but the full impact is likely only in first quarter of the current fiscal when …
  • Measures taken to curb volatility in markets 06 Apr 2020 13:54 Question: Due to the coronavirus pandemic there is tremendous volatility in share prices on Indian stock markets.  Have any steps been taken to control the situation? ANSWER : Some measures have been announced with effect from 23rd March, 2020 to curb …
  • India Ratings gives `stable’ outlook to IndiGrid’s market-linked debentures 06 Apr 2020 09:37 Explaining the rating rationale, India Ratings said: “The affirmation reflects the stable operations of IndiGrid’s asset portfolio till March 2020 and adequate liquidity to tide over the disruptions caused by the nation-wide lockdown imposed to tackle the …
  • Who are intermediaries in an IPO? 06 Apr 2020 08:29 Merchant bankers, registrars, bankers and underwriters are Sebi-registered intermediaries, who perform different IPO activities -- from preparing draft offer documents to finalising the basis of allotment and crediting shares to the successful IPO …
  • What is IPO grading? 06 Apr 2020 08:29 IPO grading is the grade assigned by Sebi-registered credit rating agency or agencies to an initial public offering (IPO). The grade represents a relative assessment of the fundamentals of that issue in relation to the other listed securities in India. …
  • What is draft red herring prospectus? 06 Apr 2020 08:28 A draft red herring prospectus (DRHP), or offer document, is the preliminary registration document prepared by merchant bankers for prospective IPO-making companies in the case of book building issues. The document includes information about the company’s …
  • Who is eligible to be a merchant banker in an IPO? 06 Apr 2020 08:28 A merchant banker possessing a valid Sebi registration in accordance with the Sebi (Merchant Bankers) Regulations, 1992 is eligible to act as a Book Running Lead Manager (BRLM) to an issue. The issuer company engages the Sebi registered merchant banker to …
  • Online brokerages see spurt in biz in March amid nationwide lockdown 06 Apr 2020 08:22 At a time when traditional brokers are struggling to continue their services due to nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus pandemic, online brokerages, including Upstox, 5paisa.com and Angel Broking, have seen a spurt in business. The …
  • SEBI Grade A 2020 exam format and important preparation tips 06 Apr 2020 07:06 NEW DELHI: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has revised the exam dates for the recruitment on Grade A staffs in view of COVID-19 pandemic. As per the revised schedule, the SEBI Grade A 2020 Phase 1 exam will now be held on July 4, the …
  • Virus crisis is a chance for India to finally reform its economy 09 Apr 2020 06:12 By Anirban Nag and Subhadip Sircar A looming economic crisis triggered by the coronavirus pandemic is a chance for India to enact sweeping reforms to fix ailing sectors and attract more foreign investment to the country. That’s a call being made by a …
  • Aridis Pharmaceuticals Announces 2019 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results and Business Update 09 Apr 2020 03:57 SAN JOSE, Calif., April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aridis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARDS), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel anti-infective therapies to treat life-threatening bacterial infections, …
  • Sebi relaxes guidelines for investment through non-FATF countries 08 Apr 2020 21:12 The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has relaxed its guidelines for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) seeking a Category-I licence, a move seen giving a boost to overseas investment in stocks. Investors from countries which are not Financial …
  • Sebi tweaks rules to stem outflow of foreign funds 08 Apr 2020 19:31 With foreign funds liquidating their investments in India and taking flight due to the covid-19-related uncertainties, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has initiated measures to stem the outflow. On Tuesday night, the regulator allowed …
  • Teligent, Inc. (TLGT) CEO Tim Sawyer on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 08 Apr 2020 16:38 Teligent, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLGT) Q4 2019 Earnings Conference Call April 8, 2019 8:00 AM ET Company Participants Tim Sawyer - President and CEO Damian Finio - CFO Conference Call Participants Matt Hewitt - Craig-Hallum Capital Operator Ladies and gentlemen, …
  • Wed. 9:11 a.m.: Global shares mostly lower amid worries on pandemic toll 08 Apr 2020 14:59 A man stands in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index today at a securities firm in Tokyo. Asian shares were mostly lower after gyrating in early trading amid uncertainty over the coronavirus outbreak. Japan’s Nikkei 225 …
  • Sebi eases registration norms for well-regulated FPI 08 Apr 2020 14:10 New Delhi: Markets regulator Sebi has eased rules for offshore funds seeking to get registered under the "properly regulated" foreign portfolio investor (FPI) category. At present, funds from jurisdictions that are Financial Action Task Force( …
  • Morning View - European Metal Holdings and more... 08 Apr 2020 12:15 European Metal Holdings (AIM:EMH) 9.9p, Mkt Cap £14.7m – CEZ investment European Metals Holdings reports that it is issuing a formal notice of a shareholder meeting, to be held on 23rd April, to consider the proposed €29.1m investment by one of Central and …
  • Global shares mostly lower amid worries on pandemic toll 08 Apr 2020 10:14 Yuri Kageyama, Ap Business Writer Updated 5:06 am CDT, Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Photo: Eugene Hoshiko, AP A man stands in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Wednesday, April 8, 2020, in Tokyo. Asian …
  • Sebi opens doors for Mauritius based funds to get preferential Cat I FPI license 07 Apr 2020 19:42 Market regulator the Securities and Exchange Board of India(Sebi) has opened the doors for Mauritius based funds to get preferential category I foreign portfolio investor(FPI) license. Until now, only the off-shore funds coming from jurisdictions that are …
  • NSE penalises over 50 brokers for failing to comply with new derivative rules 07 Apr 2020 15:24 MUMBAI: The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has penalised over 50 brokers for failing to comply with the new derivative market rules that were introduced by the capital markets regulator later in March in an attempt to tamp down wild bets, said atleast two …
  • IPO fund-raising up 60% in FY20 07 Apr 2020 07:45 Fund raising via public equity markets rose by more than 60% in 2019-20 even as the fiscal ended on a highly volatile note with a drop of almost 30% in the Sensex. In 2019-20, a total of ₹91,670 crore was raised, which was 62% higher than the previous …
  • Hillenbrand Provides COVID-19 Business Update 07 Apr 2020 03:22 BATESVILLE, Ind., April 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hillenbrand, Inc. (NYSE: HI) today provided the following update regarding its actions to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the company's business. "The COVID-19 pandemic has …
  • Rush hour and tougher questions ahead for both Mint Raod and banks 06 Apr 2020 23:49 “We must always remember that tough times never last; only tough people and tough institutions do,” said Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das, when he announced a raft of measures to tackle the fallout of coronavirus (Covid-19) on the …
  • Measures taken to curb volatility in markets 06 Apr 2020 13:54 Question: Due to the coronavirus pandemic there is tremendous volatility in share prices on Indian stock markets.  Have any steps been taken to control the situation? ANSWER : Some measures have been announced with effect from 23rd March, 2020 to curb …
  • Today's Market View - Kore Potash; Futura Medical PLC and more... 06 Apr 2020 11:16 Momentum increases for US and other nations to sue China for coronavirus compensation News flow is increasing on the concept of the US and other Western nations suing China over the cost of the Wuhan Coronavirus. SP Angel . Morning View . Monday 06 04 20 …
  • Who is eligible to be a merchant banker in an IPO? 06 Apr 2020 08:28 A merchant banker possessing a valid Sebi registration in accordance with the Sebi (Merchant Bankers) Regulations, 1992 is eligible to act as a Book Running Lead Manager (BRLM) to an issue. The issuer company engages the Sebi registered merchant banker to …
  • SEBI Grade A 2020 exam format and important preparation tips 06 Apr 2020 07:06 NEW DELHI: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has revised the exam dates for the recruitment on Grade A staffs in view of COVID-19 pandemic. As per the revised schedule, the SEBI Grade A 2020 Phase 1 exam will now be held on July 4, the …