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Wipro Shareholders Approve Rs. 11,000-Crore Buyback Proposal

New Delhi: Wipro, India’s third largest software services firm, on Wednesday said its shareholders have approved the company’s Rs. 11,000-crore buyback proposal. Last month, the Bengaluru-based firm had said it will purchase up to 343.75 million shares at Rs. 320 ($4.95) per scrip. The total size of the offer will be up to Rs. 11,000 crore ($1.7 billion). “The aforesaid ... Read More »

Sensex Ends 258 Points Higher, IOC Gains Over 4%

Indian shares witnessed sharp rebound on Wednesday tracking gains across other global indices. The Sensex rose 258 points to settle at 31,646.46 while the Nifty50 index closed 88 points higher at 9,884.40 after gaining over 100 points to 9,909.45 during intraday trade. Gains in the market were led by energy and banking stocks with their respective indices gaining 1.91 per ... Read More »

Sensex Extends Gains, Rises Over 300 Points; Energy Stocks Rally

The Sensex and Nifty rose more than 1 per cent on Wednesday, recouping most of the losses in the previous session, led by gains in financials such as Housing Development Finance Corp, while metal stocks climbed on higher prices for the commodity. Sentiment was also supported by a recovery in broader Asia as concerns stemming from North Korea’s firing of ... Read More »

Zydus Cadila Gets US Regulator’s Nod For Drug, Shares Jump 2%

New Delhi: Zydus Cadila has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market aspirin and extended release dipyridamole capsules, used to prevent excessive blood clotting and reduce the risk of strokes. After the announcement, shares of the company’s listed entity Cadila Healthcare rose by over two per cent to Rs. 510 apiece on the Bombay Stock ... Read More »

Sensex Rises Over 200 Points On GST Boost, Global Rebound

Indian equity markets rebounded on Wednesday tracking positive global markets which rose as concerns about North Korea’s firing of a missile over Japan ebbed. The Sensex gained as much as 235 points to 31,624 while the NSE benchmark Nifty rose as much as 80 points to trade firm above the 9,850 level. Meanwhile, markets also got a boost from GST ... Read More »

Justin MacDonald on African Leadership University: Using Marketing Automation to Change a Narrative at Scale

Earlier this year at InfusionSoft’s ICON 2017 conference, I had the opportunity to speak with Justin MacDonald, who at the time led the marketing effort for African Leadership University, dubbed by CNN as the Harvard of Africa. Using Marketing Automation to Scale Justin shares how ALU is using marketing automation to scale their marketing efforts to reach their goal of creating three million ... Read More »

Zoho Writer App for Mobile Lets Small Business Teams Stay Connected — No Matter What

Ever get a bright idea when in an area with poor internet and mobile access so you can’t share it with the team? Zoho has your back with some new upgrades included in its Writer for Mobile app. The redesign to the company’s existing iOS and Android apps lets you view and edit your work even when you’re offline. Latest Zoho Writer App Updates ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? 10 things you should know

The Nifty50 is likely to open higher on Wednesday tracking positive handover from Wall Street. The Nifty50 closed 11 points higher at 9,765 on Tuesday. The index failed to close above its crucial 50-DEMA for the second day in a row on Tuesday which does not auger well for the bulls. For the index to pick momentum, 9800-9850 becomes crucial ... Read More »

Spotlight: Rad Season Focuses on Action Sports Traveler Market

There are plenty of opportunities for fans of action sports to travel around for various events. But there isn’t a lot of information and assistance available for those travelers. That’s where Rad Season comes in. The company provides an online resource and platform specifically for fans of action sports. Read more about the business below in this week’s Small Business Spotlight. What ... Read More »

Silver Reel is latest production firm to move into UK TV market

Silver Reel, the Swiss finance and production company behind films including the upcoming Breathe, Andy Serkis’s directorial debut featuring Andrew Garfield and Claire Foy, is launching a €50m (£45.6m) fund to make TV drama in Britain, taking advantage of the weakening of the pound since the Brexit vote. Silver Reel has invested more than £500m making 35 films in the last decade, ... Read More »