HDFC AMC first, ICICI AMC second in terms of assets: Amfi

Mumbai, April 19 -- India's asset management companies (AMCs) own assets under management (AUM) worth '24.46 trillion, according to data released by the Association of Mutual Funds in India (Amfi), a ... Read More

Which small savings plan suits your needs?

Mumbai, April 19 -- A number of products from the stable of small savings schemes, whose rates are reviewed every quarter and some times reset by the government, help you save tax, and the start of a ... Read More

Why I-T dept should streamline the reassessment process

Mumbai, April 19 -- With increasing computerisation of the income tax department, and the collection of data, based on Permanent Account Numbers, the tax authorities have been moving to a system of ve... Read More

The conversations about his money, her money, our money

Mumbai, April 19 -- How should we share expenses? Should we share bank accounts? This is a question from a young 20-something millennial who has come to interview me for a woman focused website. She's... Read More

Does your portfolio have a problem of plenty?

Mumbai, April 19 -- Shalabh Agarwal, 28, began investing in mutual funds when he started working in the merchant navy in 2013. "At the time, there was suddenly a lot of information about mutual funds.... Read More

3 MF trends to show what FY19 meant for investors

Mumbai, April 19 -- The financial year gone by, FY19, has been a landmark one for the mutual funds industry as well as investors. The re-categorization of schemes was implemented around the start of t... Read More

Machines can err but humans aren't infallible either

Mumbai, April 19 -- On the morning of 26 September 1983, alarms went off at Serpukhov- 15, the secret command centre of the Soviet Air Defence Forces. Soviet satellites that comprised Russia's early w... Read More

The extraordinary enterprise of polls

Mumbai, April 19 -- For a significant part of the next five weeks, India will hold elections. These are being held in seven phases for the 17th Lok Sabha. Though the voting systems are different, the ... Read More

Public policy shouldn't be shaped in ethical vacuum

Mumbai, April 19 -- Democratic traditions can take root in strange places and in the most peculiar of circumstances. Ask Sundar Pichai, chief executive officer (CEO) of Google, or Jamie Dimon, chairma... Read More

Think before getting machines to take moral decisions for us

Mumbai, April 19 -- If technology magazines are to be believed, Artificial Intelligence (AI) would have to make moral choices in the very near future. Drones in a war zone would have to decide-and dec... Read More