New Delhi: In its effort to demystify the Budget for common man, the Finance Ministry will start a social media campaign from 22 January. Through the ”#ArthShastri” campaign, the ministry would explain several economic terms through interesting animated videos to help common man and students understand budget exercise in a simpleRead More →

MUMBAI: In a new year bonanza to its customers Equitas Small Finance Bank has waived off non-maintenance charges on all savings accounts along with offering lower transaction charges to customers. To increase its savings deposits the bank is offering interest rate of 7.5% per annum on savings account and upto 8.25% p.a. on fixed deposit. It also offers 60Read More →

Mumbai: Small finance banks (SFBs) lining up initial public offerings (IPO) to meet regulatory requirements are tapping pre-IPO funding to set price benchmarks and test investor appetite. On 14 November, Mint had reported that Ujjivan Small Finance Bank had raised ₹250 crore in a pre-IPO round led by a fund managed by the IndiaRead More →

NEW DELHI : The finance ministry is likely to come out with the next tranches of CPSE and Bharat-22 exchange-traded funds (ETF) in the previous quarter of the current financial year in its efforts to meet ambitious disinvestment target of over ₹1 trillion. Based on the realisation of the disinvestment process inRead More →

Jana Small Finance Bank recognised 3 extraordinary women at the Financial Inclusion Conclave who have turned their adversity into an opportunity to become economically self-sufficient The Financial Inclusion Conclave organised by Jana Small Finance Bank in partnership with Times Network brought together policy makers and industry leaders on a singleRead More →

Back in 1969, I arrived for my first interview on Wall Street an hour early, because I didn’t want to be late. I sat in a Chock Full o’Nuts coffee shop nursing a cup of coffee, the one cup I could afford, checking my watch every couple of minutes. When 9:00Read More →

May discuss revenue position, compensation framework for revenue shortfall The GST Council will interact with the Finance Commission during its September 20 meeting at Goa. This interaction assumes significance as the Finance Commission is expected to submit its report by November 30. It will suggest the formulae for the distributionRead More →

The Waterloo Bridge area of London, home to Burford Capital UK, whose shares rose 13% on news of its governance changes. Photograph: Alamy Burford Capital is replacing its chairman and finance chief in an effort to appease shareholders after a US hedge fund made allegations of poor governance and murky accounting practices.Read More →