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UBS hires traders from rivals, DB hires strategy

UBS Financial Services has added more than 400 brokers to its 8,000-strong network in the past few months, insiders say. The moves have enraged rivals, who claim the Swiss group’s … Continue reading

February 9, 2009

UBS arm hiring from rivals

UBS Financial Services has added more than 400 brokers to its 8,000-strong network in the past few months, insiders say. The moves have enraged rivals, who claim the Swiss group’s … Continue reading

February 9, 2009

The Indian sky, what the recession can’t stop

Delhi is growing at 8.4% every year and Bangalore at more than 10%. In related MGI research, by 2015 62% of India’s GDP will be private consumption in its Top 15 cities.

January 31, 2009 · 3 Comments

Ethics « Financial Musings

Contrarian Indicator: CEOs? March 18, 2008 In the current recessionary environment, if a CEO comes out to say that all is well, is that an indicator to short the stock? On … Continue reading

January 14, 2009

Bank rate cut Saturday – update

The government launched its second attempt to stimulate the economy into growing faster. Simultaneously, the Reserve Bank has lowered two key rates to help get more credit flowing through the economy. The repo and the reserve repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) has been cut by 1 per cent while the cash reserve ratio (CRR) has been reduced by 0.5 per cent. The CRR is at 22.5% now but will remain so till the domino effect from these cuts reflects in bank lending. bad 2009!

January 2, 2009

India acts to avert liquidity crunch

India’s central bank took emergency measures at the weekend to avert a growing liquidity crunch affecting the country’s estimated $43.7bn of outstanding trade finance. Blocked trade credit is threatening to … Continue reading

November 18, 2008 · 13 Comments

RBI steps to spur growth in real estate, arrest forex decline- Hindustan Times

After pumping in around Rs 2.80 lakh crore liquidity into the banking system, the Reserve Bank on Saturday announced a slew of measures to give a boost to the real … Continue reading

November 16, 2008 · 4 Comments

Kamath warns of corporate defaults

via Kamath warns of corporate defaults   Concerned over the interest rates in ‘high teens’ that could make India a high-cost economy, the Confederation of Indian Industry President K V Kamath on Sunday … Continue reading

November 3, 2008

Why the Liquidity crisis in India?

Why the Liquidity crisis in India? We are after all not extending credit, NPAs are up only by 1-1.5% at most banks, and we have already released 3 Lac crores … Continue reading

November 2, 2008 · 2 Comments

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