Can a Foreigner invest in Indian Stock market, if so, is it easy and worthy?

SEBI recently permitted Qualified Foreign Investors (QFIs) to invest in India without too many regulatory restrictions. The RBI has further allowed QFIs to invest up to $ 1 billion in corporate bond market and debt schemes of mutual funds without any lock-in period. Earlier only FIIs, their sub-accounts and NRIs were allowed to directly invest

Can technical analysis be successful in all types of market?

Before we get into the success factors for technical analysis, it is essential to understand the underlying logic and assumption behind technical analysis. While fundamental analyst looks for value in the stock via cash flows and margins, the technical analyst purely looks at charts. Their logic goes something like this. In a reasonably matured market,

Should you be concerned of the weakening Rupee ?

With globalization, currency movement not only depends on economic scenario of a country, but it also depends on the overall global macroeconomic environment. Hence, allong with domestic factors, the current depreciation in rupee value is also due to global factors. The domestic factors that contributed to rupee weakness are Burgeoning Fiscal Deficit Widening Current Account

Compulsory demat of physical shares before December 5, 2018 – Clarified

Market regulator SEBI amended The Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements (LODR) regulations and notified on June 8, 2018 that after December 5, 2018, except in the case of transmission or transposition of securities, requests for the transfer of stock shall not be processed unless the securities are held in the dematerialized form with a depository.

L&T Buyback

What exactly could have driven the buyback by L&T? During the previous week, L&T announced its first ever buyback in history. The issue was also the third largest buyback in India, with the two largest tranches having been already completed by TCS. That raises a critical question. Buybacks are understandable for tech companies with mountains