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Stamp Market Pricing & Technology

We have come to accept that stamp prices have been weak for some time with a general understanding that the Internet is primarily to blame.  While there are other factors affecting prices, advances in technology will continue to be the driving force in philately, which it is for so many other industries.  As with other affected industries, philately must embrace ... Read More »

Market Movers: Govt hikes import duty on 19 items; Fed hikes rates & Aadhaar valid with riders

Here’s a lowdown on top macro triggers that may move market on Thursday. This report was compiled from agency feeds. Aadhaar Valid but With Riders The Supreme Court upheld the constitutional validity of the government’s Aadhaar scheme as pro-poor and inclusionary on Wednesday, but scrapped provisions of the legislation that were seen as enabling surveillance by the state. Aadhaar won’t be ... Read More »

What changed your markets while you were sleeping

Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) sold Rs 809.95 crore worth of domestic stocks on Wednesday. Asian markets have kicked of the day on a cautious note following an expected rate hike by the US Fed. This, along with the F&O expiry-related volatility may keep the domestic market on edge. Let’s check out what all might matter to Dalal Street on Thursday: ... Read More »

What changed your markets while you were sleeping

GST collections dropped to Rs 93,960 crore in August from Rs 96,483 crore in the previous month, the Finance Ministry said Saturday. Strong GDP growth numbers, PMI readings globally, rupee movement and crude oil prices may dictate the direction of the domestic market. Let’s check out what all might matter to Dalal Street on Monday: Singapore trading sets stage for tepid start Nifty ... Read More »

6 mistakes that small investors make when stock market is doing well, interest rates are rising

The biggest investing mistakes happen when markets are doing well. ET Wealth looks at the errors that small investors could make now. Rohit Verma is more surprised than worried when he looks at his mutual fund statement. “The markets have gone up by almost 20% in the past one year but my mutual funds are showing losses,” says the Delhi-based bank executive. Verma had ... Read More »

Small Businesses Must Adjust to Earlier Christmas Shopping Season, ComScore Says

It is August and the talk about holiday shopping has already begun in earnest. According to ComScore, for brands without plans to get in front of consumers early, this can pose a threat. It can also be seen as an opportunity for those who want to meet the rush early. Trend: People Shopping Earlier for the Holidays This year, the holiday shopping ... Read More »

Expert Shares Instagram Stories How to Tips for Small Business Marketing

Most of Generation Z spends over three hours viewing online video daily, with an emphasis on mobile devices. They also only watch one or two movies per quarter, according to a National Association of Broadcasters panel in April. These lopsided numbers sound all too familiar when you listen to enough media industry panels. Mobile and interactive digital have the momentum, ... Read More »

82% of Marketers Report Increased Open Rates Through Email Personalization

Get this, 82 percent of marketers reported an increase in open rates through email personalization, while 75 percent believe that personalization yields higher click-through rates. This information and more is featured in a new infographicActiveTrail, a company specializing in marketing automation. And while most small business owners and marketers have started to appreciate the power of personalization in the client acquisition ... Read More »

Turkish lira pulls back from record low, markets rattled

FILE PHOTO: Turkish Lira banknotes are seen in this October 10, 2017 picture illustration. REUTERS/Murad Sezer/File Photo ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s lira pulled back from a record low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity and cut reserve requirements for Turkish banks, but its meltdown continued to rattle global markets. The currency ... Read More »

Market Live: Sensex starts the week on a positive note, Nifty above 11K; UPL rises 3%

South Indian Bank falls: Shares of South Indian Bank plunged 18 percent on Monday morning as investors turned wary of a fall in its net profit. The stock touched an intraday high of Rs 20.60 and an intraday low of Rs 18.45. The Kerala-based South Indian Bank declared a net profit of Rs 23.04 crores for the first quarter of the financial year ... Read More »