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Category Archives: Indian Stocks

Can Faster ATMs redeem Indian Banking | Advantage Brands

From highly woven storylines for Max New York Life Insurance, to the overarching philosophical muse in ING’s ‘paisa sirf paisa nahin hai’, Indian Financial Services customers have seen a highly … Continue reading

February 10, 2010

INDIA UPDATE: Energy and Infrastructure Engine chugs up the boom

ENERGY Kirit Parikh report released today, recommends freer market pricing and a longer term solution for the Indian Oil Energy majors. The implementation and adoption by Pranab’s government of course … Continue reading

February 3, 2010

ICICI BANK: A cultural meme withdraws

The bank results are out and the writing is on the wall for some of the erstwhile leadership in Indian Industry as well as the Global Banking firmament. We finally … Continue reading

February 2, 2010

Kingfisher’s woes | Advantage Lifestyle

When Kingfisher introduced TV entertainment in its never before Kingfisher Class in 2005, it created a buzz and some great innovation in the industry. The first pioneer to go for … Continue reading

January 25, 2010

Postrank Awards – Influencer and Engagement both

Our India Feed gets the Postrank Influencer Awards in 2009 in Stock Markets PostRank Topblogs 2009 – Influencer Award pr_topblogs_widget(‘pr_topblogs2009_widget-influencer’, ”, ”, ‘influencer’, 2009, ‘5ea6658ae9e51e84f2f6e7c000237dfa’); Also our sister blog for … Continue reading

January 15, 2010 · 1 Comment

Volkswagen adds Suzuki, Porsche

Following on to yesterday’s announcement, it seems that VW made noise regarding the ‘alliance’ upon its 19.9% stake purchase letting FT on that this would be used to grow in … Continue reading

December 10, 2009

How you can make $20 bn

It is the end of the year and crisis or no crisis sycophants and foxhole investors are back at what they do best..Witness this precious piece from Gregory Zuckermann in … Continue reading

December 7, 2009 · 1 Comment

What China might learn from India | Advantage zyaada

A First rough draft  I hate writing influencing stuff for these ‘namakool’ government people..a true laissez faire capitalist as bollywood would say today – but much as I like to … Continue reading

October 27, 2009

Let’s see some Temasek muscle

India WSJ reports today that Temasek is planning to add to its investments in India and China. Temasek recently completed its bond issue of $1.5 billion (Bloomberg). As of 2007 … Continue reading

October 25, 2009

Indian Market Tweets from Friday | zyaada

From Dow up more than 50 points as U.S. stocks open Frida.. :ask us to analyse 24 minutes ago from twitterfeed Valuations too high about 1 hour … Continue reading

September 18, 2009 · 1 Comment