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What’s happening in Asia (India Morning Report): India needn’t have worried about Fed pronouncements (India Investment post)

The only island of yet positive GDP growth with near 0 domestic investment, India could have easily ignored Fed pronouncements overnight but instead as the currency fails to find any … Continue reading

June 20, 2013

Asia Wednesday 9 am: Rupee weakness predates another correction of the US Dollar

JP Morgan is of course sitting pretty on the best outcome of yesterday’s vote with a 68% vote agreeing with Jamie Dimon’s exemplary record and granting him no interruptions from … Continue reading

May 22, 2013

Bank Results Season: BofA turns in an all round excellence score

Net profits of $2.6 B on just $1.7 B in Loan losses before taxes led the most heavily capitalised bank in the orld to further improve its net Basel 3 … Continue reading

April 17, 2013

Global Moves: Greece stays in, 1 mln Mexicans get citizenship,

A preponderence of Euro Citizens saved Greece by the bell but left democracy in the lurch as the pro Euro New Democracy landed 129 out of 130 required in the … Continue reading

June 17, 2012

European Sovereign Debt Crisis: Huh! what Spanish downgrades! – Rinse. Lather. Repeat.

The Global Economy should have roiled hen Monday began with saddening aannouncements from S&P and moodys’ in Spain. as many as 16 Spanish banks were downgraded following the contraction in … Continue reading

April 30, 2012

February 7, 2012

A time to buy: The Retail Lifestyle Stars: Amazon reports $600mln profit for the year

As Amazon prices follow its not so confident peers like Radioshack and Sears Holdings after the results announcement, it is one of those great buying sprees you get at Amazon, … Continue reading

January 31, 2012 · 1 Comment

Our India Agenda

It is festival week in India, and though results and economic updates can continue to come in fast and furious we want a change in agenda, preferably for the nation, … Continue reading

October 23, 2011

Temasek exits China's banking sector | Advantage zyaada

In an apparent bid to reduce its excessive exposure to Financial institutions, Temasek committed early trades worth $3.6 bln in Hongkong to exit $2.4 bln worth of its stake in … Continue reading

July 6, 2011 · 2 Comments

Bank Policy Tuesday: India reaffirms its growth commitments

While all economists worth the brand have spoken and most of Corporate India has started readying itself for a relatively harder access to money in this phase of controlling inflation, … Continue reading

May 2, 2011 · 4 Comments