Q. I sold my startup to a private equity firm, which is starting to make cuts. One of the cuts is a feature I am most excited about—and something that I see as an opportunity to build an entire company around. How can I approach the CEO about parachuting out? … [Read more...] about Can I ‘buy’ back an idea from the private equity firm that owns my company?
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For Avendus, this is its second attempt in going the inorganic route, within a year. In November last year, Avendus Capital Pvt had sought a deep valuation cut in IDFC's mutual fund business. Avendus had agreed to a valuation of less than Rs 2,000 crore, against IDFC’s expectations of Rs 3,500-4,000 crore for buying out IDFC AMC. … [Read more...] about Avendus, Mahindra MF & 3 other MFs in race to acquire IDBI AMC
Credit rating agencies in India do not have a distant past. They came into existence in the second half of the 1980s. As of now, there are six credit rating agencies registered under SEBI namely, CRISIL, ICRA, CARE, Acuité Ratings and Research, Fitch India and Brickwork Ratings. … [Read more...] about WRAP: Is credibility of rating agencies under a cloud?
For those with a longer two to three years horizon, short-duration funds are suitable. Equity savings or balanced advantage funds are other good options for such a timeframe. Including these low-risk equities, hybrid funds pay off post-tax, especially for high-tax individuals. Quick note – debt fund categories do not indicate the level of credit risk (apart from corporate bond and credit risk funds). … [Read more...] about Investors have turned cautious due to debt crisis in MF industry, says FundsIndia Founder
So what can airlines do? United Airlines went the route of appropriating health and wellness by partnering with Cleveland Clinic and Clorox. Similarly, Hilton Hotels is partnering with Mayo Clinic and Lysol. For United, it was little more than a veneer—and completely lacking in empathy. Customers saw through it and looked to Delta. Delta promised to keep the seat next to you open and was the first to remove passengers for refusing to mask up. Even without a Clorox endorsement, Delta seems to be winning because the airline put people, not profits, first. (Textbook health and wellness move.) … [Read more...] about Why every brand now needs to behave like a health and wellness brand