NCLAT dismisses IT dept plea against Reliance Jio

The NCLAT has dismissed petitions filed by the Income Tax Department, which raised objection over the approval granted to Reliance Jio Infocomm scheme to hive off its fiber and tower business into two separate units. Continue Reading

Mutual funds add Rs 4 lakh cr to asset base in 2019

Mutual funds have added a staggering over Rs 4 lakh crore to their asset base in 2019 and the industry expects the growth trajectory to continue in the new year on the back of strong inflows in debt schemes and measures taken by regulator Sebi for boosting investors’ confidence. Continue Reading

‘Karvy Stock indulged in activities which were never allowed’ : Sebi chief

The comments from the regulator’s chairman Ajay Tyagi come days after Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) banned Karvy, with immediate effect, for selling client stocks pledged with it through associated entities. Continue Reading

Infosys clarifies on ‘new’ whistleblower reports

Infosys clarified that recent media reports, which claimed that the company is hit by a fresh whistleblower complaint, refer to substantially the same charges made in the plaint that was disclosed by the IT firm last month. Stock exchanges last week had sought clarification from the company over the media reports that suggested the company was ‘hit by another whistleblower complaint against Salil Parekh’. Continue Reading

Ashok Kapur family backs Yes Bank’s new management

Extending full support to the new management, Yes Bank’s single-largest shareholder and co-promoter, the late Ashok Kapur’s daughter Shagun Gogia said the issues of governance and transparency are fully dealt with now. Gogia, who was recently inducted to the board of the troubled private sector lender, also said her family was fine with lowering their shareholding below the present 8.33 per cent in case a big investor comes on board at the end of the ongoing capital-raising exercise. Continue Reading

NT compiles a list of major financial crimes that shocked India

Ever since Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative Bank (PMC Bank) crisis unfolded, citizens across India are worried by the mounting financial stumbles that have plagued our nation as our economy continues to stumble downward. In this article, News Today compiles a list of major white-collar crimes that rocked our country. Continue Reading