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All regulations in the financial sector have been designed to protect the interests of the intermediaries
With the increasing complexity and range of financial products, we need expert help in facilitating our investments. Whether it is something as simple as buying or selling a share or buying an insurance policy, we cannot escape the broker or financial advisor. But, what about the price we...
The new pension scheme of SBI and new ideasabout reservations should make investors wary
Investors have all been piling onto the government-owned listed companies in the hope that there would be value unlocking at some point or the other. In an era when governments are giving up their hold on businesses, this is a valid expectation. However, two recent events have made me take a deep breath...
A driver needs a license to drive, but Fund Managers need no license to manage money
It is always a struggle for the regulator to catch up with loopholes and keep the regulatory framework relevant. Take the mutual fund industry. The players like to say that it is over regulated. SEBI put the first regulations in place in 1991 and since then the regulations have been evolving. An industry...