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This week's investment banking buzz and inspiration | Advantage Dealbook

As BofA and Buffet now detail their investments / deals for the press, there seems to be a temporary revival in investment fortunes, even as Europe keeps a death reaper’s … Continue reading

November 15, 2011 · 6 Comments

Buffet spending his cash on Technology, Defence & Cash

While Buffet has already earned a nearly 20% on his IBM investment if he (likely) got in at near $162 in August when the stock turned back up, many revealing … Continue reading

November 15, 2011 · 1 Comment

European Sovereign Debt Crisis: Holding the world together with superglue

It’s an absurd notion but somehow.. Market volatility has come down since the middle of September, however the new stress tests and the bank results show up  with markets almost … Continue reading

October 21, 2011 · 2 Comments

The Initiative and Advantage zyaada succeed in bringing you the pulse of what is..

Even as our short opinions stayed away from media and with banking colleagues, After our analysis and concurrent to it, many analysts and experts have picked up the thread as … Continue reading

September 16, 2011

The Retail lifestyle Champions: Amazon grows another monster quarter

Though we are unable to do justice to the consumption space because of shortage of hands, LVMH, Hersheys and even Ford proved that the consumption story is not just a … Continue reading

July 27, 2011

When an IBM beat is not enough | Advantage zyaada

Though it will make us feature “The retail lifestyle champions” Apple again tonight after results break, IBM’s positive results were a long “foredrawn” conclusion with IBM’s 2007 strategy bringing it … Continue reading

July 20, 2011 · 1 Comment

Satyam, up for sale! :- As of last week …

Satyam, up for sale! :- As of last week 11 bidders had entered the fray and a lot of the visitors here have been looking forward to some inside track … Continue reading

March 20, 2009 / Reports – Favourite employers: ‘It’s still hip to drive a nice car’

If you think second life happens behind the pearly gates or “here comes the boss” is a signal to to get on with your work then you are probably a … Continue reading

November 14, 2008