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Pope’s Beef With CDS Market Is a Beef With All Markets

“Deplorable from the moral perspective.” Photographer: Franco Origlia/Getty Images Europe The Pope thinks the CDS market, and the traders in it, are quite literally going to hell in a handbasket, and he’s not just talking about the latest twist in the Hovnanian deal. On Thursday, Pope Francis delivered a wide-ranging speech about financial markets. General thesis: Modern finance is exacerbating global inequality by subjugating the value of actual work ... Read More »

Closing Bell: Sensex down 301 pts, Nifty below 10,600; ICICI Bank, L&T, Tata Motors dip 3%

[email protected]: Indices end in red for fourth straight session Benchmark indices ended sharply lower, continuing weakness for the fourth consecutive session amid uncertainty over government formation in Karnataka, likely fiscal imbalance due to higher crude oil prices and weaker rupee. May 18, 05:21 PM (IST) Podcast | Sensex cracks 300 points ahead of Karnataka floor test; Nifty below 10,600 The ... Read More »

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

The Nifty which started with a small gap on the higher side in morning trade on Thursday failed to garnet momentum as bears took control of D-Street in the first 15-minutes of trade. The index witnessed strong selling pressure throughout the session which made a ‘Bearish Belt Hold’ kind of pattern on the daily candlestick charts. A ‘Bearish Belt Hold’ ... Read More »

The Power Market Fix We’ve Been Waiting For

What good is the next great idea if the market can’t use it? The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s recent two-day technical conferencediscussing distributed energy resources in wholesale markets stemmed from FERC’s recent adoption of Order 841, which directs regional markets to come up with rules for energy storage to participate in markets, but stops short of supporting other distributed energy resources ... Read More »

3 Key Things to Know About Building Stock Market Wealth

Don’t forget this stock market secret even for a second. This is the only way to build real wealth from the stock market: think long-term, track long-term performance and invest for long-term. In a 10-year period, generally stock market will have seven good years and three bad years. During this 10-year period, when the three bad years will come is ... Read More »

Market Stumbles Show Traders Already Think We’re in Late Cycle

Evercore ISI’s DeBusschere Says Short Rates Are Attractive Relative to Equities Maybe Caterpillar was right. What if this is as good as it gets? The industrial bellwether’s famous grouse, of course, referred to its own earnings. But signs are mounting that the sentiment might apply more broadly, that current cycles for everything from financial assets to credit conditions and even the ... Read More »

Market Now: IT stocks rally on rupee weakness; HCL Tech zooms 4% 

Equity benchmarks moved up a little shrugging off weakness in global stocks and concerns over surging oil prices. NEW DELHI: Falling rupee seems to have given a fillip to IT stocks as most of them from the Nifty IT pack were trading in the higher terrain. The Nifty IT index was trading 2.71 per cent up at 13,105 around 10:50 am (IST) ... Read More »

What changed your markets while you were sleeping

Nifty50 on Tuesday advanced for the fourth consecutive session and formed an indecisive ‘Doji’ candle on the daily chart. Concerns over a likely US military response to alleged chemical attack in Syria may lift crude oil prices to their highest level since early December 2014. This may not bode well for the domestic market. Let’s check out what all might influence Dalal ... Read More »

Amp Up Your Marketing on a Budget: 7 Ways to Use Free Tools to Improve Your Digital Presence

If you’re a business owner, blogger or freelancer, chances are, you engage in some form of digital marketing for your business. You probably never intended to, and you certainly weren’t trained for it, but somewhere along the line, you figured it out because you realized your business would be dead without it. Kudos for that, marketing in today’s world is no easy ... Read More »

Samsung, Fujitsu Pick France for New AI Research Centres

South Korean giant Samsung said Wednesday it will set up its third-biggest research centre for artificial intelligence in France. The announcement was made by Samsung Electronics president and chief strategy officer, Young Sohn, during a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris. At the same time, Japanese group Fujitsu also announced it would set up a European AI research centre in France, expanding the small ... Read More »