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Investors have shown touching faith in buying Tata Capital’s NCDs, given the riskiness of the product
A company with a short history and a none-too-impressive track record in financial services, raised an impressive amount of Rs3,000 crore plus (according to a press report) as ‘secured non-convertible debentures’ (NCDs). These NCDs were more like tradable fixed deposits that are listed. The...
Inter-scheme transfer of assets by funds can be a source of abuse. Here is what the regulator should do to control it
The mutual fund industry has been one of the most regulated ones. Yet, analysts and critics constantly draw attention to gaps in regulation. However, the nature of operations is so complex and vast that there is always room for manoeuvring, which may not always be by the...
After the initial ‘selling’, the agent does nothing for you. Why, then, should he continue to collect commissions on the premiums you pay?
The insurance industry continues with its merry ways. I have an annual premium policy from a multinational life insurance company. Before selling it, the agent made repeated calls and visits. He collected the first cheque from my office. In the second...