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  • the big story / Lead Story

    Investors, Sanjiv Bajaj aur COVID-19. Can their love last?

    Bajaj Finance has been an investor favourite but can they put the COVID stress behind and live happily ever after

    October 08, 2020
  • specials / The outperformers 2020

    What’s happening at Coforge is more than just a name change

    CEO Sudhir Singh believes his new team and an aggressive incentive structure could soon take the company to the billion-dollar mark 

    September 30, 2020
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Is India's largest insurer as rock-solid as it is made out to be?

    LIC's opaque fund management, dismal capital allocation and low profitability are cause for concern 

    September 11, 2020
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Is Patu Keswani's back-up plan hospitable enough?

    Premium midscale chain, Lemon Tree, may be among the few that could survive when the dust settles down 

    August 17, 2020
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Anil Agarwal is taking public investors for a ride, with Vedanta’s delisting

    For the metals and mining tycoon, the latest attempt at taking Vedanta private is a tried-and-trusted method to maximize promoter value

    June 22, 2020
  • "RATING AGENCIES HAVE NO LEGAL LIABILITY, BUT THIS DOWNGRADE CAN ACT AS A WARNING"

    In an interview with Outlook Business, CII president and Kotak Mahindra Bank MD Uday Kotak discusses the need of the hour

    June 10, 2020
  • the big story / Lead Story

    How far did Baba Ramdev stretch to bag Ruchi Soya?

    Even as the acquisition reeks of crony capitalism, Ruchi Soya’s preferential issue to a mystery investor raises its own questions

    June 05, 2020
  • the big story / Lead Story

    The sneeze that shook the world, and India. How bad is bad?

    Having squeezed their cash flow, the COVID-19 pandemic is draining the lifeblood out of companies, big and small

    April 11, 2020
  • markets / Interview

    Kenneth Andrade decodes market cycles to identify the next set of winners

    Old Bridge Capital’s Kenneth Andrade expects a structural shift towards saving from consumption in the aftermath of the pandemic

    April 11, 2020
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Quit India 2.0

    With overreaching bureaucracy and overzealous taxation, doing business in the country has become cumbersome. Many entrepreneurs are lining up Plan B

    March 20, 2020
  • markets / Trend

    Blame It On Corona

    As markets across the world falter, India's expensive valuation and faltering growth find a convenient scapegoat

    March 13, 2020
  • specials / India's Best Fund Managers 2020

    India's best fund managers | Market outlook for FY21

    With increasing dissonance between economic growth and market indices, one slowing and the other rising, large-caps are being seen as a safe haven. But are valuations justified?

    February 26, 2020
  • specials / State Of The Economy 2020

    MSMEs In India | State Of The Economy

    Caught in a vortex of delayed payments, tax obligations and credit squeeze, small businesses are calling it quits

    February 20, 2020
  • Budget 2020 | FM Nirmala Sitharaman announces additional tax on e-commerce players and traders

    FM adds an additional levy on e-commerce players and traders, which could increase compliance cost

    February 01, 2020