The Financial Acumen

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Decoding Financial Events and Concepts.
Created 02 Feb 2021
  • Akasa Air- A smooth or a turbulent ride ahead?
    16 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Crippled. Fractured. Disrupted. These are a few of the words that perfectly fit the current scenario of the Airline Sector in India. The aviation sector has seen far more lows in its journey than high...
  • GDP Decoded
    09 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    All of us must still have a clear picture of this time last year – imposition of stringent lockdowns to curb the spread of virus leading to a historic contraction of 24.4% for the April-June quarter. ...
  • The bizarre case of Elcid Investments: A 25,000x Multibagger?
    04 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    In this fancy world of the stock market, every investor is looking for undervalued stocks but generally ends up investing in penny stocks in the hope of multiplying their money. In a rush to make quic...
  • The Taliban Takeover
    27 Aug 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    15th August, 2021: The Taliban fighters, who took the capital city of Kabul on Sunday in a stunningly swift end to Afghanistan’s 20-year war, are now facing a downward spiraling economy. They have sho...
  • Metal Sector Rally of 2020-21
    20 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    After the most unusual year, 2021 is experiencing an incredible stock market rally in one of the most cyclical sectors i.e., metals and there doesn’t seem to be an end. NIFTY Metal Index has come all ...
  • Hosting The Olympics: What it means for India?
    13 Aug 2021 • 5 min read • 2 0
    Hosting the pinnacle of all sporting events - The Olympics, is an opportunity that has been widely deemed to be an extraordinary honour, and one that many Indians would be thrilled to see their countr...
  • Why is ITC failing to keep up with emerging market trends?
    06 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    ITC Ltd.’s Share Price often fluctuates between INR 190 and 200. With a century-old legacy, the company had started expanding its operations from cigarettes in the 1970s. Originated as the Imperial To...
  • Rising Inflation in India
    30 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    They say in politics, people have short memories. But not when it comes to inflation. Inflation or the consistent increase in the general price level occupies a central place in the collective Indian ...
  • The Ban of MasterCard
    23 Jul 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Introduction It was a major move when RBI banned Mastercard from issuing new cards due to non-adherence to domestic data storage regulations on the 14th of July, 2021. In India, one out of every three...
  • The Cabinet Reshuffle: EXPLAINED
    15 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    The most significant reshuffle of the Prime Minister’s Cabinet took place on the 7th of July, 2021 where 43 ministers took oath at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, of which 15 were sworn in as Cabinet Minister...
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