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  • SEBI: Powers and Functions to regulate Security Market in India

    The Securities and Exchange Board of India is the regulatory body which deals in matters related to the development and regulation of securities market in India. It was established on 12th of April in 1988 but it got statutory status in 1992. Ajay Tyagi is the Chairperson of SEBI.

    Aug 22, 2019
  • What are the new relaxed norms of SEBI for Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs)?

    On 21 August, 2019; SEBI introduced an ‘informant mechanism’ to gather solid evidence and crack down on insider-trading and clarified on the debt-to-equity ratio that companies need to maintain to be eligible for buybacks.

    Aug 22, 2019
  • What are the new relaxed norms of SEBI for Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs)?

    On 21 August, 2019; SEBI introduced an ‘informant mechanism’ to gather solid evidence and crack down on insider-trading and clarified on the debt-to-equity ratio that companies need to maintain to be eligible for buybacks.

    Aug 22, 2019
  • What is FIPB and why is it replaced by the Foreign Investment Facilitation Portal (FIFP)

    The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) is being replaced by the Foreign Investment Facilitation Portal (FIFP) to speed up the FDI inflow and to increase the transparency in the FDI approvals in the country. FIFP replaced FIPB in May, 2017.

    Aug 22, 2019
  • What is Money Laundering and how is it done?

    Money Laundering refers to converting illegal earned money into legitimate money. The government does not get any tax on the money because there is no accounting of the black money.So Money Laundering is a way to hide the illegally acquired money.

    Aug 22, 2019
  • List of India’s richest start up Founders and Entrepreneurs

    Start-up India programme was launched by the Government in 2016. But India has already developed the atmosphere of start ups in India. India has some very successful stars up like Flipkart, OYO Rooms, Bjyu and Paytm etc.In this article we have written information about latest billionaires in the country.

    Aug 21, 2019
  • Minimum Reserve System (MRS): Meaning and Objectives

    To maintain the adequate supply of money in the economy the RBI prints the money as per the Minimum Reserve System. Under the Minimum Reserve System, the RBI has to keep a minimum reserve of Rs 200 crore comprising of gold coin and gold bullion and foreign currencies. Out of the total Rs 200 crores, Rs 115 crore should be in the form of gold coins or gold bullion and rest in the form of foreign currencies.

    Aug 13, 2019
  • India-Pakistan Trade dispute: Who is in Loss and Profit?

    According to a report, in the financial year 2018-2019 the total exports from India to Pakistan was about $ 2.17 billion, which is just .83% of India's total exports. Pakistan currently exports; fruits ($112.8 million per year), cement ($78.3 million), chemicals ($60.4 million), fertilisers ($34.9 million), and leather and allied products to India while India exports; tomatoes, tea, sugar, petroleum products, cotton yarn, tyres, rubber, dye and petroleum oils etc to Pakistan.

    Aug 9, 2019
  • What is 7th Pay Commission of India?

    The 7th Pay Commission was constituted by the Manmohan Singh government under the chairmanship of Justice A.K. Singh Mathur on 25 September 2013.The recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission were implemented since January 1, 2016. these recommendations will cost around Rs 1 lac cr to the exchequer.

    Aug 1, 2019
  • List of Finance Ministers of India

    The first Finance Minister of independent India was R. K. Shanmukham Chetty, who also presented its first Budget. Indira Gandhi was the first female Finance Minister of India but she hold the post only for one from 1970 to 1971.

    Jul 5, 2019
  • All about Goods and Services Tax (GST)

    Goods and Services Tax (GST) is a federal tax. GST is an indirect tax, imposed on the sale of goods and services. It is implemented throughout the country since July 1, 2017. There will be no distinction between goods and services for the purpose of taxation. GST will be a destination-based tax. This implies that all State GST collected will ordinarily accrue to the State where the consumer of the goods or services sold resides.

    Jul 5, 2019
  • 6 Amazing Questions on Indian Budget You Never Knew

    The Union budget is an estimate of income and expenditure for a definite duration. The Union Budget of India, which is known also as the ‘Annual financial statement’ in the Article 112 of the Indian Constitution.

    Jul 3, 2019
  • Union Budget of India: Definition and Types

    A Union budget is an estimation of revenue and expenditure of the Central government over a specified period of time and is usually compile present, past and future financial years.

    Jul 3, 2019
  • 500+ Important GK Questions & Answers on Indian Economy

    Here, we are giving a complete set of Indian Economy Questions & Answers in the form of Practice Sets that consists of 500+MCQs. “Indian Economy” is one of the important parts of Exams like IAS, State PSC, SSC and other similar competitive exams.

    Jul 2, 2019
  • PPF, National Savings Certificate, Kisan Vikas Patra: Meaning and current rate of interest

    Provident Fund, National Savings Certificate and Kisan Vikas Patra are some products launched by the different offices of the government of India. These products are launched to increase the habit of saving in the general public. Recently central government has reduced the rate of interest on the Public Provident Fund, National Savings Certificate, Kisan Vikas Patra and other saving schemes by 10 percent. In this article we have mentioned the new rate of interest on these products.

    Jul 1, 2019