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Category Archives: Infrastructure

It's Caterpillar earnings season here! | Caterpillar Insight

The company with interests in China and US almost equally rode out 2009 and 2010 to shine in the markets as one of the top 10 stocks and after buying … Continue reading

January 26, 2012 · 1 Comment

India and China growing back claws in 2012

India and China may not be generating the golden sparrow era kind of wealth when each independently controlled 30% of the World’s markets, bu tthe world could do well to … Continue reading

January 2, 2012 · 8 Comments

Dealbook: This hostile bid may still be too expensive | Advantage zyaada

Image via Wikipedia With Sanofi Aventis going ahead with its $69 a share bid for bio major Genzyme at a 31% premium to its last month’s share transactions, It is … Continue reading

October 5, 2010 · 2 Comments

China continues to inspire Global Economics | Advantage research

We thought about it for a minute before I took to writing down another post on China. As I pick up the most important deals and banking and finance news … Continue reading

August 10, 2010 · 1 Comment

GMR Infrastructure: Matching India stride for stride | Advantage ‘zyaada’

GMR Infrastructure is hungry for financing like any other Indian Infrastructure specialist and has preferred project specific SPVs/holding companies. It recently consolidated all power projects into GMR Energy and will … Continue reading

June 28, 2010 · 2 Comments

Of FDI and Another Sovereign Wealth Fund weekend |, Advantage 'zyaada'

A primer on Sovereign Wealth Funds and their appetite for International Investment You have already heard this a couple of times in the bull pen before the trading day begins … Continue reading

June 1, 2010 · 6 Comments

Appreciating the Chinese passion for Land and House

I am just 5-10 articles old on the subject. Honestly., i would love the money to travel and spend on hotels and travel thru even if it is not Shanghai … Continue reading

April 2, 2010 · 1 Comment

What will it be now? Health or Education

The verdict is out. most money this year will be spent in India, US, PIIGS, Europe and China on Infrastructure and Social Welfare. The first tranche on Infrastructure having already … Continue reading

March 7, 2010

The Decoupling is over. Done. Kaput. | Advantage zyaada

I like Samir Arora of Alliance earlier/Helios now. And I loved Bloomberg’s coverage of the Budget. OK, that part was the blog add-on to the discussion. Here’s the Finance. Yup, … Continue reading

February 27, 2010

The Indian Rope Trick? | Advantage Lifestyle

The serpentine Indian railway network stretching a circuitous 112000 Kms, or 64000 route Kms has finally exited one great phase and ramped up into another equally sallubrious execution for the … Continue reading

February 24, 2010