Q) Small & midcap schemes have also attracted a large sum of money from mutual funds. Do you think the lull in small & midcaps is over?A) The valuation gap between large-caps and mid & small-caps has been narrowing. The demand for mid and small caps is likely to improve on the back of improved corporate earnings, cheap valuations and the large inflows seen from domestic investors. … [Read more...] about ‘Stay invested! Demand for mid and small caps is likely to improve in 2020’
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Volume on US exchanges was 8.36 billion shares, compared with the 7.63 billion average for the full session over the last 20 trading days.Exclusive offer: Use code "BUDGET2020" and get Moneycontrol Pro's Subscription for as little as Rs 333/- for the first year. … [Read more...] about Wall Street eases, led by tech decline on mounting fears coronavirus could spread
This interview is conducted by a staff member of the New York City Criminal Justice Agency (CJA) I mentioned a little earlier. It’s an independent nonprofit and quasi-governmental agency with a mission to “assist the courts and the City in reducing unnecessary pretrial detention,” according to its website. Within New York City’s criminal justice system, CJA is mostly involved in the pretrial process, and makes pretrial release recommendations based on that interview mentioned above. The scope of CJA is more broad than this process alone, however; it conducts research, offers resources to navigate the cash bail system (which was restricted under new bail reform legislation on January 1), manages a supervised release program in Queens, and notifies every person who has a pending case. According to Aubrey Fox, CJA’s executive director, the organization makes about a million pending case reminders a year. … [Read more...] about The justice system is a black box. Can this redesign make it more transparent?