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  • Inflation targeting ‘credit positive’ for India: Moody’s

    5 March, 2015 9:20 AM 13

    In a major boost to India’s sovereign outlook, Moody’s on Thursday said the new ‘inflation targeting’ mechanism is a “credit positive” move and it would make RBI’s monetary policy tools much more effective. Under the new ‘inflation targeting’ mechanism, the government has mandated RBI to bring down inflation to below 6 per cent by January 2016 and then target

  • Brent sticks above $60; Iran news offsets bearish US stockpiles

    5 March, 2015 7:40 AM 7

    By Florence TanSINGAPORE (Reuters) - Brent crude was flat on Thursday, managing to hold above $60 a barrel as investors brushed aside bearish U.S. inventories data to focus on the lack of a deal in talks over Iran's nuclear programme.Tehran's ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said on Wednesday no deal had been reached on the duration

  • Reflationist BOJ newcomer no pushover for more Japanese easing

    5 March, 2015 7:37 AM 5

    By Leika KiharaTOKYO (Reuters) - Markets believe the Bank of Japan's reflationary credentials will be burnished by new board member Yutaka Harada this month, but a closer look at his views suggests he is unlikely to back an early expansion in the bank's massive monetary stimulus.The 64-year-old Waseda University economist certainly believes, like BOJ Governor

  • How does IoT impact your information management strategy?

    5 March, 2015 7:17 AM 7

    The opportunity of the Internet of Things (IoT) has everything to do with data. By distributing and diversifying data, IoT architectures will dramatically impact analytics, stakeholders and infrastructure.Analytics are highly distributed in an IoT architecture, meaning that distributed management and data use must become the norm for information managers

  • FTSE adds nine Indian firms as large-caps in Asia-Pacific ex-Japan index

    5 March, 2015 7:13 AM 1

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - Stock market index provider FTSE Group has added Bosch and raised the shares of eight other Indian companies, including Yes Bank, to large-caps from mid-cap earlier in its Asia Pacific ex-Japan index.FTSE's changes, which came after a semi-annual review of indices, may lead to net inflows of nearly $150 million in Indian shares and may help soothe

  • Adidas expects sales and profit growth as golf unit recovers

    5 March, 2015 7:11 AM 1

    BERLIN (Reuters) - German sportswear company Adidas expects robust sales growth in 2015 as its golf business improves and consumer confidence recovers, while net profit should rise faster still despite currency impacts and higher marketing spending.The world's second-biggest sportswear group after Nike reported a fourth-quarter net loss attributable

  • Nikkei rises on economic optimism, BOJ buying

    5 March, 2015 7:02 AM 2

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese share prices ticked up on Thursday despite softness in Wall Street shares the previous day helped by optimism on the Japanese economy and bolstered by the Bank of Japan's buying earlier this week.The Nikkei rose 0.3 percent to 18,751.84 while the broader Topix rose 0.4 percent to 1,523.72.But trading volume was the lowest so far this year as investors

  • Impact of Digital Learning

    5 March, 2015 6:40 AM 203

    New Delhi: Within the last couples of decades, computers have evolved to be omnipresent, featured in every sphere of business and industry. Information and communication technology (ICT) has grown to be one of the most up and coming branches of education. Digital technology tools in education (EdTech) have presented several advantages over conventional

  • Spectrum auction resumes with bidding in all four bands

    5 March, 2015 6:40 AM 27

    The spectrum auction resumed on Thursday with seven rounds of bidding for all four bands by telecom operators in first few hours, after bids worth over Rs. 60,000 crore on first day on Wednesday. “Seven rounds have been completed as of now with bidding in all the four bands,” a source said. The biggest ever spectrum auction of 2G and 3G airwaves began

  • Rs 50 lk home loan rate will see 25 bps cut

    5 March, 2015 6:16 AM 3

    For the next 12 months, Gagan Banga, vice-chairman and managing director of Indiabulls Housing Finance commits growth of 20-22 percent across parameters. If the economic situation remains the same, he sees 20-25 percent in FY17 and FY18 as well. His book is split 60:40 on the liability side, with 60 percent of the company’s funding coming from banks