There have been demands that the G-20 step up their level of support for the world’s poorest nations as they tackle the large scale disruptions caused by the pandemic. The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have called for an immediate bilateral debt relief for the world’s most impoverished nations, and the United Nations has called for a humanitarian response fund. However, given that the world’s powerful and richest nations have been focused on managing domestic turmoil, little was expected of the emergency video-conference summit — and it lived up to expectations. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 | An ineffectual G-20 in a crisis-ridden world
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Q) Some analysts say the coronavirus outbreak is nothing like what financial markets have ever faced, so the outcome will not be similar either. Its effects will be far-reaching. Does that mean one should stay away from equities?A) Yes, the Covid-19 epidemic is indeed nothing like that we have seen before. But over the last two-three decades, we have periodically faced crisis situations of different kinds. … [Read more...] about ‘Spread your overall portfolio into 3 or 4 funds that are reasonably different’
Avenue Supermarts (D-Mart): Th company is growing at 25 percent in last few years and we think the company is pulling consumers away from unorganised stores due to high discounting and now delivery to home on minimum charges would help the company grow in next few years. … [Read more...] about ‘ICICI Bank, Bharti Airtel among 5 stocks which could turn multibaggers in 2021’