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Small-caps that have caught fund managers’ fancy

span.p-content div[id^=div-gpt] { line-height: 0px; font-size: 0px;} Typically, (MF) restrict their investments to large and liquid names. However, the excess cash flush, high incremental flows and quest for higher returns have made fund managers look at unusual names. Many fund managers have expanded their research horizon and are seen investing in several lesser-known companies. Some of the first-time entrants to […]

Inside, outside and around the Box

The familiar phrase ‘think outside the box’ is an invitation to business unusual. It pops out at times of difficulty, when other ideas feel uninspired or doomed. It appears at training and strategy off-sites. Leaders brandish it to demonstrate unconventionality and openness.   According to one source the expression originated in the United States in the late 1960s/early1970s. Various management […]

DLF expects Rs 13,000 crore infusion post GIC deal

span.p-content div[id^=div-gpt] { line-height: 0px; font-size: 0px;} said on Sunday it had entered into a joint venture with Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund to build rental assets in India after its promoters sold 33.34 per cent stake in the rental arm to the Singapore sovereign wealth fund. also said it expected an infusion of Rs 13,000 crore into the company, a […]

Letters: Ominous sign

span.p-content div[id^=div-gpt] { line-height: 0px; font-size: 0px;} The abdication of responsibility by the Haryana government in Panchkula where supporters of chief went on a rampage torching vehicles and causing unrest after he was convicted of rape was even more complete than when the government failed to quell the Jat agitation earlier.   A prescient high court had already warned the […]

Letters: Don’t count Mayawati out

span.p-content div[id^=div-gpt] { line-height: 0px; font-size: 0px;} With reference to the report, “BSP will not participate in Lalu Prasad’s anti-BJP rally in Patna: Mayawati” (August 24), it is evident from the Bahujan Samaj Party president’s stand that there is a great deal of distrust among the main political players, who are looking to become constituents of a secular alliance to […]