Tag Archives: Getting

Don’t panic: Despite volatility, wealthy investors plan no money moves, CNBC survey says

It’s hard to avoid the allure of panicky headlines when the Dow is below 23,000 and the Nasdaq has entered a bear market, but for every “record” stampede of investors into bonds and sudden flood of money into cash tracked by a Wall Street firm, there’s a wealthy American making a money move that might seem even more shocking: not ... Read More »

Getting to grips with the challenges facing SA’s economy

Picture: ISTOCK Manufacturing production rose by more than 2% in May, while mining production dropped by more than 2%. And consumer confidence has slipped from its record high. What does this mean for SA’s economy? Investec chief economist Annabel Bishop spoke to Business Day TV to provide more insight into what the numbers mean. Investec chief economist Annabel Bishop talks ... Read More »

Getting down to business

A view of the Parliament House in New Delhi. File   | Photo Credit: Sandeep Saxena A bill seeks to make it easier to resolve commercial disputes The Commercial Courts, Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division of High Courts (Amendment) Bill of 2018 is pending in Parliament. The Bill intends to jump-start India as a sought-out business destination in the world. ... Read More »

Federal Vs. State Regulation: Are Small Businesses Getting Caught in the Crossfire?

The small business landscape is changing with the wave of deregulation proposed and implemented by the administration of President Donald Trump. To understand how all this is affecting small businesses, it’s important to recognize the regulatory balancing act between the federal government and the states, says ComplyRight, a firm specializing in helping small businesses navigate a variety of compliance issues. Generally, ... Read More »

Getting started in stocks

In the past few columns, we learnt the importance of documents/identification like Aadhaar, PAN, etc. We also learnt about a process called eKYC, which is required for getting started with mutual funds. Lastly, we learnt how investment products like mutual funds can be purchased online without the need for an agent or intermediaries like brokers, who may have limited or ... Read More »