“We were brainstorming and writing for our future shows on Netflix and on TV and this is just after the lockdown was announced. This is when we got the idea: what if there is a big family in a lockdown, which is scattered but the family talks on video call and what if one of them contracts the coronavirus,” said Motwani. … [Read more...] about Here’s how Bodhi Tree created a web series on a lockdown during the lockdown
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Moneycontrol was the first to report on the financial services heavyweight’s fundraising plans on June 17, 2020. On July 22, Moneycontrol reported that a legion of 19 merchant banks had been appointed by the firm for the fund raising exercise. This is arguably the biggest consortium of merchant bankers/advisors ever taken on board by an Indian corporate for fundraising purposes in the equity capital markets and sets a new record for India Inc. … [Read more...] about HDFC Ltd launches mega Rs 14,000 crore QIP
The scheme will mimic the Nifty Alpha Low Volatility 30 index. This benchmark has 30 stocks picked from the Nifty 100 and Nifty Midcap 50 indices using two parameters – alpha and low volatility with equal weight. Stocks with high Jensen’s Alpha (returns over what markets/indices deliver) are selected. The Nifty150 TRI is the benchmark for determining excess returns. Stocks with low standard deviation (measure of volatility) are selected using a rule-driven process. Exposure to individual stocks is capped at 5 per cent. The index is rebalanced twice a year. Stock inclusions and exclusions to the index are rule-based. … [Read more...] about ICICI Pru Alpha Low Vol 30 ETF NFO: Should you invest?
Bloomberg reports, citing anonymous sources, this afternoon that the Department of Justice is planning to sue AT&T as a way to halt its proposed takeover of Time Warner. The planned $85.4 billion merger has recently been called into question, following reports that the DOJ is pushing for AT&T to offload CNN. Now it seems the government may try to block the deal altogether. Bloomberg adds that the DOJ is going to make a “major antitrust announcement” this afternoon. … [Read more...] about The U.S. is suing to halt big deal by CNN owner Time Warner
Sales in the commercial vehicle segment have plummeted post the outbreak of COVID -19 with medium to heavy commercial vehicles taking it on the chin. For instance, Ashok Leyland reported an unprecedented 90 percent year-on-year drop in domestic sales for May 2020. … [Read more...] about Shriram Transport Finance hires 8 bankers for a Rs 1,500 crore rights issue