What caused the 2 percent move? One big announcement was the fact that despite worries Finance Minister Arun Jaitley would amend the holding period for long term capital gains taxes, no changes were actually made. This is a huge boon for investors who hold on to shares for the long term and take advantage of the fact that they are not required to pay any long term capital gains taxes on profits, as long as the shares are held on to for at least 1 year. … [Read more...] about Investors must focus on picking up right stocks post Budget
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Active Cases*Cured/Discharged/Migrated*Deaths**TotalChange since yesterdayCumulativeChange since yesterdayCumulativeChange since yesterday1Andaman and Nicobar Islands77826425701932Andhra Pradesh84654248812046475941842893Arunachal Pradesh7202013268134Assam16555108838809158513265Bihar2645325654448294536966Chandigarh5311820432337Chhattisgarh3002235831923187108Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu421510144129Delhi1040961128232110840822310Goa2282187559514270411Gujarat1444332351720137026052212Haryana61436233444804467913Himachal Pradesh1182141954891414Jammu and Kashmir726050162185104491315Jharkhand8923947391797151616Karnataka776942618842323951299810117Kerala1245143219147814102518Ladakh4111194179219Madhya … [Read more...] about Coronavirus state-wise tally August 8: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh cross 2 lakh
It is a yearly agenda to be persuasive during the annual Budget time. A pre or post Budget rally may not completely sink with the Budget expectation or actual rewards. But, in spite of being a customary act, it brings volatility to the market. And this volatility depends on the domestic and global sentiment being building up before and after the Budget. … [Read more...] about Market will be happy if FM keeps a fiscal target of 3.5% in FY18
Just like any other corporate insurance, cyber insurance coverage varies depending on the insurer and the policy. Ideally, a cyber insurance coverage is made to protect businesses from the liability and expenses arising as a repercussion of theft or loss of data, as well as liability and expenses that may arise from the breach of data security or privacy, particularly when the company is hosting client information. … [Read more...] about Protection against cyber risks â€“ A need of the hour
Presently, these are the specimen provisions and the actual exemptions are yet to come. Regulators need to consider to exempt ESOPs as well as private placements from the levy of long-term capital gains tax upon non-payment of securities transaction tax at the time of acquisition. (Writers is AVP & Head – ESOP Services, Corporate Professionals Capital) … [Read more...] about Will Budget 2017-18 render ESOPs unattractive?