King February 17, 2020

This post is brought to you by TIME. Gaming has taken the world by storm. More so thanks to the internet. It’s hard to imagine that just two decades ago, people used to scorn those who took video games seriously by calling them a waste of time. Today, professional gamers earn some of the highest salaries […]

King February 11, 2020

Online Gaming industry is on way to become a billion category in the coming years. By Naresh Gupta Exactly a decade ago, the mobile phone screens were invaded by suicidal birds and maniacal pigs. The game called Angry Birds quickly became a rage and even became a movie. Possibly the first instance where a pure […]

King February 10, 2020

New Delhi: Foreign investors remained net buyers in Indian capital markets for a sixth straight month in February, putting in a net amount of Rs 5,177 crore mainly in the debt segment in the month so far, according to depositories data. Foreign portfolio investors (FPI) put in Rs 6,350 crore in the debt segment between February 3-7, the data showed. However, FPIs pulled […]

King February 8, 2020

The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry or UFI is an international network of the world’s leading tradeshow organisers and fairground owners. The Association is in Rome on the occasion of its global executive summit. Global exhibitions and solidarity Pope Francis on Thursday greeted participants in the Vatican, telling them that “global exhibitions contribute to […]

King February 7, 2020

Religare Enterprises Limited (REL) (NSE: RELIGARE, BSE: 532915), today announced that the company has entered into a binding agreement with Kedaara group entity, Trishikhar Ventures LLP, a leading private equity investment firm for investments in its health insurance subsidiary – Religare Health Insurance Company Limited (“RHICL”). The company currently holds 88.951 % equity share capital […]

King February 4, 2020

Every time you fill up a form for an investment, whether it’s a Fixed Deposit or Insurance, Shares or a Mutual Fund or even if you’re opening a new bank account, there will be a separate section that will ask you to mention a ‘Nominee’. This column is often left blank by a lot of people who […]

King February 3, 2020

Mutual funds have been launching new fund offers based on very unusual or exotic investment strategies in order to differentiate their equity schemes from those of others. Some of these strategies focus on quality stocks, stocks showing low variance, quant investing, Next Nifty and dividends. Other exotic strategies include: Avoiding volatility, Betting on ESG, Bharat 22, Betting on MNCs and Equal weightage. […]

King February 1, 2020

Once Ferrari signed Charles Leclerc to a long-term deal in December, and Red Bull did the same with Max Verstappen earlier this month, it was inevitable sharp focus would switch to Lewis Hamilton and his plans for 2021 and beyond. So what’s the latest? There has been speculation in Italy that talks for a fresh […]

King January 28, 2020

Should I have equity in my retirement portfolio? A just-retired friend wanted to know. After dismissing equity investing as gambling, he finally became convinced by the many systemmatic investment plan (SIP) stories he heard. It was in his 50s that he started investing small amounts. Now without a pension and only his savings to rely upon, he is worried. He wants […]

King January 25, 2020

Mumbai: Indian sports social gaming startup Rooter has changed its business model by adding live and user-generated sports content to the app, in a move that will bring more sports fans to the platform. Since its launch in June 2016, Rooter’s focus has been on building a community of sports fans via live prediction games, match chat forums, […]