Uber-rich prefer high return investment assets such as equities, bonds: Study

According to the data provided by Knight Frank in its Wealth Report 2019, around 30 per cent of investments by Indian UHNWIs went to equities and 28 per cent to bonds, followed by 24 per cent in properties. Investment in gold was just four per cent. Continue Reading

Low domestic demand, electoral fear mute investments in country: Study

According to D&B Economy Forecast, concerns about the government curtailing its investment due to significant shortfall in tax collections against the target, are expected to keep the industrial activity subdued in the near term. Continue Reading

E-comm sector gets backing of Indian investors with $2bn funding: Study

According to investment tracking firm YourStory, the sector also saw the total number of funding deals this year reach 132 (as of last week), up from the 103 deals in 2017. Largescale corporate M&A deals are not part of the funding deals list prepared by the tracking firm. Continue Reading

Banking sector to ride on digital assistants, social media by 2022: Study

According to the report, close to half of the respondents believe that less than 40 per cent of the current workload would move to public cloud by 2022 and 70 per cent say that artificial intelligence (AI) is expected to have a significant impact in transforming customer service/support by 2022. Continue Reading