Financial opportunities beyond Masala Bonds

2018-12-31T12:22:42+00:00July 20th, 2017|2018/2017, Guest Columns, India Investment Journal July Edition, Year|

London Stock Exchange has proved a popular choice for investors keen to participate in the India growth story, writes a keen observer of the trend. Despite macro economic uncertainty, London Stock Exchange Group is showing itself to be the ideal partner to India, as Prime Minister Modi embarks on his ambitious plans to revolutionise the country’s economy and infrastructure. These plans need growth finance and through London, Indian issuers have access to investors from around the world who are eager [...]

Brexit: The Dawn of ‘Globalisation 2.0’

2018-12-31T13:33:46+00:00July 17th, 2017|2018/2017, Guest Columns, India Investment Journal July Edition, Year|

The notion of globalisation is not under threat as a result of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, writes a senior academic. A day after the crucial Brexit Vote, it seemed the world had opened its eyes to a new world. An island within Europe had willingly decided to split from the European Union (EU) forever. Soon after, while there was opposition and emotional outcry by people who were not observant of current realities. Brexit isn’t as surprising as [...]

GST alert on India’s real estate sector

2020-03-16T09:43:09+00:00July 17th, 2017|2018/2017, Guest Columns, India Investment Journal July Edition, Year|

The impact of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is set to shake up India’s property markets. The Indian real estate market was just beginning to steady itself from the impact of demonetization in November last year by clocking in smart sales in February, March and May nation-wide. However, the dual impact of GST implementation and the Real Estate Regulation Act (RERA) in July, has got the industry extremely worried. The typical profile of homes that were sold this year [...]