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Safety violations in Indian skies down in 2017

Risk Management       Apr 19, 2018

  Safety violations by airlines inIndian skies came down to 269 in 2017 from 352 reported in previous year, Parliament was informed today.    "There are 352 number of violations of safety norms by airlines in 2016 whereas 269 numbers of violations were reported in 2017. Therefore,...

FPIs stay bullish on India, invest over Rs 37 billion in debt markets

Economy       Apr 08, 2018

Foreign investors have put in over Rs 37 billion in the Indian debt markets in the last five trading sessions as interest rates are not increasing in the US.   This comes following a net outflow of Rs 127.5 billion in the last two months (February-March)...

India:PE, VC investments surge 60% to a record $26 billion in 2017

Economy       Apr 19, 2018

    PE, VC investments surge 60% to a record $26 billion in 2017: Study Investments by private equity and venture capital funds surged 60 per cent to a record high of $26 billion in 2017, while the bull markets helped register highest ever exits in a...

India:Nearly one crore new Income Tax filers have joined the system in 2017-18

Economy       Apr 05, 2018

  Nearly one crore new filers have joined the tax system in 2017-18   The tax department said during 2017-18, 6.8 crore income tax returns were filed - up 26 per cent from previous year's 5.4 crore returns.   There has been a significant increase in the number...

India:Private equity investments fall 49% to $3.7 billion in January-March

      Apr 02, 2018

  Private equity investments fell 49 per cent to USD 3.7 billion during January-March quarter this year largely due to lack of big ticket transactions, says a report.   According to data from Venture Intelligence, private equity firms invested about USD 3.7 billion across 133 deals during...

India:FPI inflows into stock markets halves to Rs 260 billion in FY18

Economy       Apr 01, 2018

  Foreign portfolio investment (FPI) in stock markets more than halved to Rs 260 billion (Rs 26,000 crore) in 2017-18 on fears of faster than expected rate hike by the US Federal Reserve and higher valuations of Indian equities.   In comparison, overseas investors had put in...

Frauds cost Rs 18,170 crore to banking sector in FY17: Report

Non Life-News       Mar 30, 2018

  MUMBAI: The domestic banking sector reported a total of 12,553 fraud cases worth Rs 18,170 crore in fiscal 2016-17, with state-run Bank of Maharashtra registering the highest number of such cases, says a report.    While Bank of Maharashtra reported 3,893 cases of fraud, private sector...

Indian cos raise over Rs 58,000 cr via QIP during April-January 2018

Economy       Mar 25, 2018

Indian firms mobilised more than Rs 58,000 crore by issuing shares to institutional investors during April-January of the current fiscal, over 12-fold rise from the year-ago period. In comparison, they had mopped-up Rs 4,664 crore in the corresponding period of 2016-17 fiscal.   As per the...

FPIs turn positive on Indian equities; pump in Rs 84 billion in March

Economy       Apr 19, 2018

  Foreign investors have infused over Rs 84 billion in the Indian equity markets so far in March on expectations of rebound in corporate earnings and easing of global oil prices.   However, they pulled out nearly Rs 100 billion from the debt markets during the period...