"As the bond market works on the assessment of single day default. The grace is only for the debenture trustee to ascertain what is known as the event of default. So we have to treat it as a default and if they repay in the course of time you can write back the amount," Arvind Chari, Head –Fixed Income & Alternatives, Quantum Advisors said. … [Read more...] about DHFL Crisis: With mutual funds on wait-and-watch for payments, will SEBI step in?
What to watch
"These ratings will suggest a price range from Rs 49 to Rs 299 to producers. Finally, it will be producers' call to finalise the ticket price. We are also introducing the RR system which is 'Rate as per Rating'," said Planet Marathi’s CMD Akshay Bardapurkar. … [Read more...] about Pay-per-view is catching India’s attention, now a ticket window to watch Marathi movies online
Speaking of open minds, I would want everyone to travel to Africa at least once in your lifetime. Not just to mark a tick that you saw the ‘big five’, not just because it is a visual treat to see the vast open spaces, and experience it. Every picture you take could turn you into a world class photographer. But, I am not sure how any camera can capture what your eyes can see: hundreds of miles of open space. You have to see it to understand how insignificant we are when compared to the vastness of nature. And, how we need to be able to preserve the magnificence of what you are seeing and all the people struggling to survive in it.. … [Read more...] about Freedom weekend | Movies that celebrate independence: Gunjan Saxena, Barry and others
High-quality video is not critical If you’re contemplating a live-stream solution and believe you don’t need top-quality live-streaming video to capture and hold viewer attention, think again. According to a survey from New York magazine, the overwhelming majority of viewers (67%) consider video quality the most important factor when watching a live stream. Your clients won’t stick with your stream if you don’t deliver the video quality they expect. … [Read more...] about 5 misconceptions about live-streaming (and how to improve your own use)
In fact if anything, CPI in India overstates inflation. Real-estate prices we know for a fact is down 15-20% in most of India compared to year ago, high does not reflect into CPI because of way CPI is calculated. So price Inflation is not an issue with the economy, given the demand dynamics. So, that gives us degree of freedom on monetary policy. The other degrees of freedom are that globally liquidity is going to be very, very easy for a prolonged period of time. FED has clearly signalled, they will keep monetary policy easy for at-least 24 months from here. So, we know global capital remains cheaper for a prolonged period of time. The third constraint that comes up is the exchange rate. If you cut rates, exchange rate will slide down. That is also not an issue. rupees is under tremendous pressure right now, to appreciate. RBI is intervening to slow that down. So, we are stimulating reserves quite rapidly & the Rupees, will pop back to much higher levels, … [Read more...] about Exclusive I Sanjeev Sanyal on economic recovery, IBC, financial doles, gold monetisation scheme and more