Small & midcaps outperform! Over 40 stocks in BSE500 rose 10-40% in just 5 days

“Foreign Investors are positive on the India story for a long term horizon and retail investors are moving towards broader markets, which were undervalued, rather than rushing towards the already bloated large caps. This is leading to the outperformance in mid & small caps compared to Nifty50 by 2-2.5%,” he said.

Facebook Market Value Plummets $56 Billion as Advertisers Flee Platform

“There is no newsworthiness exemption to content that incites violence or suppresses voting,” Zuckerberg said. “Even if a politician or government official says it, if we determine that content may lead to violence or deprive people of their right to vote, we will take that content down.”

Turning insects into energy bars: Biblical protein and the man who owns the world’s first grasshopper farm

Tamir is so captivated by grasshoppers that he christened his company Hargol (literally, long-horn grasshopper in Hebrew). The company’s punchline: Delivering Protein. He trudged through wilderness in Israel to find locust eggs for his first commercial grasshopper farm. He started with 20 grasshopper varieties but soon realised that only 4 were commercially viable. Today, inside […]

Asia Today: Restrictions in S. Korea, India cases hit 2.5M

— The Australian state of Victoria continues to flatten the curve in its wave of COVID-19 infections and deaths in the hard-hit area. It reported four more deaths and 303 new cases in the past 24 hours. It’s the second-lowest daily figure in Victoria this month after 278 cases on Thursday. Victoria’s daily numbers are […]

Tale of two Cities: FTSE 100 rises despite economic collapse

UBS, which styles itself as the world’s “leading wealth manager” with $2.3tn under management, thinks UK shares, and sterling, will go even higher. Its economist Dean Turner said the worst of the slump in the economy is over, there is a strong bounce-back in activity, and pent-up consumer demand will power a strong recovery later […]

FIIs come in a big way as retail exits: Who will win this round?

domestic equity market showed exuberance during the week gone by, but it was visible more in the smallcap and midcap indices, which outperformed Nifty50 by around 2-2.5 percent. Commensurate with this, it seems natural that corporates will knock the door of secondary markets to raise money. There has already been a huge amount of capital […]

UK to mark 75th anniversary of Victory over Japan Day

His grandfather, the Duke of Edinburgh, will appear alongside other veterans on large screens across the UK – including the Piccadilly Curve and National Rail stations – in a photomontage showing the veterans during their time in service and as they are now.

‘Deep remorse’: Japanese emperor marks 75th anniversary of surrender

Abe stayed away from a Tokyo shrine that honours convicted war criminals among the war dead. He sent a ritual cash, seeking to avoid angering China and South Korea, which consider the Yasukuni shrine a symbol of Japan’s militarism. It honours 2.5 million war dead, mostly Japanese, but among them are senior military and political […]

Boris Johnson Sets Out COVID-19 Road Map With Bars Opening Within Two Months

Meanwhile, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said: “The Sunday papers is the first I’ve seen of the PM’s new slogan. It is of course for him to decide what’s most appropriate for England, but given the critical point we are at in tackling the virus, “Stay Home Save Lives” remains my clear message to Scotland […]

How banks gamble with your money

But since the government makes profit from printing and minting coins and can reduce the amount of taxation of the public, you might be thinking why not just government print physical money. The main reason governments don’t create the majority of money is because of politicians. If the politician running the office could create money […]