Corporate WebsiteFEBRUARY 2015Volume I | Issue 4
NEWS HIGHLIGHTS
January 29, 2015
Kotak Mahindra Bank to invest in Airtel M Commerce Services
Clearwater Capital offloads stake in Oricon Enterprises
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TRIVIA TRACK

The word Budget was derived from the Middle English 'bowgette', which came from Middle French 'bougette'...

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MESSAGE FROM THE MANAGING DIRECTOR
As economic growth picks up pace, the real estate sector that is a vital pillar of the economy is expected to be a major beneficiary.
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PINC INSIGHTS
Indian Real Estate Sector: Transitioning to the Next Phase of Growth

The real estate market in India that has been in a structural downturn, since the global financial recession hit Indian shores in 2007-2008, is finally exhibiting some signs of recovery. The revival of the sector, especially in the year 2014, can largely be attributed to the overall up tick in the economy along with other benign factors such as urbanization, rising income levels and positive demographics.

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TREND WATCH
Smart Cities: Need for a People-centric Approach

As India finds its place under the sun in the world economic arena and begins its inexorable growth journey in the services sector, migration towards urban centres is set to assume huge proportions. Superior infrastructure, better lifestyles, improved employment opportunities and progressive societal norms will be the key factors in driving this imperative.

Statistics suggest that in another 15 years, the urban population in India will contribute 75% ...

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Point of View
ECB's Trillion Euro Gamble: Will it Pay Off?

Last month, the European Central Bank (ECB) unveiled a quantitative easing programme of (USD 1.3 trillion) through an expanded asset-purchase programme...

Obama's Republic Day Visit: What it means for India

In November 2014, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, created quite a flutter over the social media circuit, when he took to the popular microblogging site Twitter to announce...

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FROM THE LAWMAKERS
Payment Banks: An Opportunity to Transform the Payment Ecosystem

In a bid to give financial inclusion a boost in the country, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) released its final guidelines for the setting up of payments banks, at the fag end of 2014. The move was aimed at providing basic financial services to nearly 50% of the Indian population that still remains unbanked.

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NEWS HIGHLIGHTS
January 29, 2015
Kotak Mahindra Bank to invest in Airtel M Commerce Services
January 29, 2015
Clearwater Capital offloads stake in Oricon Enterprises
Read more>>
TRIVIA TRACK

The word Budget was derived from the Middle English 'bowgette', which came from Middle French 'bougette', which in turn is a diminutive of bouge, meaning a leather bag. Read more>>