R Balakrishnan

R Balakrishnan is an independent consultant and has been in business and finance for over three decades. He was one of the founding team members of CRISIL and also helped set up Malaysia's first credit rating agency. He was head of equity research at DSP Financial Consultants and CEO & CIO of a couple of mutual...

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“The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner” was the title of one of the short stories (as well...
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I have spent the past few days on the road. After being locked indoors and with nowhere to go,...
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India’s finest professionally-run business entity is soon going to be history. Housing...
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Tax collections—corporate income-tax, personal income-tax and goods and services tax (GST)—are...
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After more than a 10% decline, since the market struck a top in mid-October 2021, opportunities...
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Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is scheduled to hit the markets soon with its initial...
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The Economic Survey and the Union Budget numbers have confirmed that our economy appears to have...
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Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss...
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Every country has hundreds of laws that govern our behaviour. The fact that thousands of cases...
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The Omicron variant of COVID-19 virus is the perfect excuse that the market needed to douse its...
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I face some interesting questions from younger people about how to create a savings and...
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The onset of the pandemic has been a blessing as far as innovation and use of technology is...
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Domestic demand seems to be back now to 2019 levels. The key difference is in the excess...
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Building or creating wealth is a question before a lot of people. They have now progressed to...
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It is easy to sell a stock, when we are sitting on a profit. When we are not, it is not an easy...
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The markets have been riding a major bull wave for a year now. New highs have become routine....
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There are three types of investors. One, those who do not know anything, admit to it and trust...
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A few days ago, we were treated to a wonderful evening by Moneylife Foundation. We had the good...
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It is a wonderful season at the capital markets. Name familiarity and the lure of big and quick...
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Initial public offerings (IPOs) have again become lotteries. The regular IPO applicant generally...
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