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Monika Nihalani previously wrote for Goodreturns

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Sensex, Nifty reverses gains, ends flat

Sensex, Nifty reverses gains, ends flat

 |  Thursday, January 05, 2012, 15:41 [IST]
Both Sensex and Nifty reversed morning gains and ended flat due to weak opening in European markets. The 30 share Sensex ended at 15,857.08, down by 25.56 points, while 50-share Nifty ended flat at 4,749. On domestic front, Food inflation ...
SBI MF launches Debt Fund Series - 15 Months - 7

SBI MF launches Debt Fund Series - 15 Months - 7

 |  Thursday, January 05, 2012, 15:10 [IST]
SBI Mutual Fund has launched a new fund named as SBI Debt Fund Series - 15 Months - 7, a close ended debt scheme with the duration of 15 months. Investment objective:The investment objective of the scheme is to provide ...
Food inflation slips into negative zone to -3.36%

Food inflation slips into negative zone to -3.36%

 |  Thursday, January 05, 2012, 12:51 [IST]
Food inflation which is calculated on the basis of wholesale price index (WPI) slipped into negative zone to -3.36% for the week ended December 24, the government data showed today. The food inflation figures clocked at 0.42% for the previous ...
Save Extra By Paying Insurance Premium Smartly

Save Extra By Paying Insurance Premium Smartly

 |  Thursday, January 05, 2012, 11:54 [IST]
The moment one gets settled into his life or get married, the first thing comes into his mind is savings and the most common way of savings for every starter is life insurance as it gives a return as well as ...
Gold, silver rallies tracking overseas uptrend

Gold, silver rallies tracking overseas uptrend

 |  Wednesday, January 04, 2012, 13:44 [IST]
India gold, silver futures rallied on Wednesday tracking a similar uptrend in global prices. At Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX), gold futures for February delivery opened at Rs 27,701 per 10 grams and touched a high of Rs 27,769 per 10 ...
Network 18 group stock rises on deal with Reliance

Network 18 group stock rises on deal with Reliance

 |  Wednesday, January 04, 2012, 12:55 [IST]
The stock of both the ventures of Network 18 i.e. TV18 Broadcast and Network18 Media and Investments rose on the Indian bourses on Wednesday on deal with Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries. The Reliance Industries (RIL) announced on Tuesday that a ...
The Upcoming Market Triggers (JAN 2012)

The Upcoming Market Triggers (JAN 2012)

 |  Wednesday, January 04, 2012, 11:31 [IST]
- Current Scenario The year’s ended, but there is not any respite from troubles in equity market and the world economy. Though inflation has shown some signs of slowing down but simultaneously, the industrial growth is also moving towards negative. ...
Sensex ends near 16,000 level

Sensex ends near 16,000 level

 |  Tuesday, January 03, 2012, 15:49 [IST]
Markets continued winning streak during last session of the trade and ended close to 16,000 level. The major contributors for driving markets up were realty, metal and capital goods. All three sectors posted gains above 2%. DLF lead the stocks ...
European Debt Crisis - Explained

European Debt Crisis - Explained

 |  Tuesday, January 03, 2012, 14:31 [IST]
One fine morning you come to know that you can get personal loan at 3% interest. What will be your next move if you were contemplating taking a personal loan at the rate of 16% the previous morning? Persons who do ...
Gold, silver, crude rises on strong cues from India and China

Gold, silver, crude rises on strong cues from India and China

 |  Tuesday, January 03, 2012, 12:44 [IST]
The commodities which generally move in similar direction rose on Tuesday on better-than-expected December manufacturing data from China and India. All three commodities i.e. gold, silver and crude oil were seen up in the morning trade. On currency side, euro ...
India allows foreigners to buy stocks directly

India allows foreigners to buy stocks directly

 |  Monday, January 02, 2012, 15:28 [IST]
To invite more capital inflows from abroad, the Indian government has decided to open up gates for foreign individual investors to invest directly in Indian stock market. At present, individual investors can invest in Indian equity market only via participatory notes. ...
India gold, silver edges up marginally

India gold, silver edges up marginally

 |  Monday, January 02, 2012, 13:16 [IST]
Gold and silver edged up marginally on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) on the first trading day of 2012, supported by weak rupee and negative sentiment in domestic equities. Traders created fresh speculative positions in precious metals due to absence of ...