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NPS returns better than EPF
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NPS returns better than EPF

Taxation has played spoilsport despite double digit returns, points out Tinesh Bhasin.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com To bring the National Pension Scheme (NPS) on par with the Employees Provident Fund (EPF), the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has recently sought parity of taxation between the two retirement products in the upcoming Union Budget. At present, EPF enjoys the EEE (exempt-exempt-exempt) tax treatment while NPS is subjected to EET ... Rediff.com, 9 hours ago
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How do banks calculate home loan rates?

Talking about home loan rates, there is good news for borrowers, says Priya Nair.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com After reducing the interest for new home loan borrowers, housing finance major HDFC Ltd has extended the same benefit to its existing customers too. It reduced its retail prime lending rate (RPLR) by 15 basis points to 16.15% from 16.30%. Home loan rates are calculated by reducing the spread from the RPLR. HDFC is offering women borrowers, a rate of 8.65% on loans up to Rs ...
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Auto gains, IT slips in MFs allocations

Money managers have turned cautious about the technology space, discovers Chandan Kishore Kant.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com T he Rs 5 lakh crore equity mutual fund industry has raised its bets on the automobile sector, while information technology stocks seem to be losing some favour. Auto and auto ancillaries are the second biggest bets for IT companies with double-digit allocation of their total equity assets under management (AUM). Banking continues to remain the most preferred ...
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A dummy's guide to Bitcoin

Rajesh Bhayani highlights all that you need to know about the online currency. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com Bitcoin, an online currency produced (mined) using the cryptography program, is catching people's fancy and in the past four months, its price has nearly doubled and is trading at $1018.82 per unit. It is just $140 from the all-time high reached three years ago. Prices on Indian Bitcoin exchanges are around an all-time high of Rs 72,000 per unit, a 4-5 per cent premium to ...
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Vote: 5 expectations from Budget 2017-18

Which one of these expectations do you think will actually materialise, come February 1? Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com As the common man grapples with cash crunch on a day-to-day basis, the euphoria around ‘achhe din’ has all but died down. Demonetisation has been a rude shock for the diligent taxpayer. The 50-day period has already elapsed and no one can be sure whether life will be back to normal, cash normal. Many taxpayers are expecting tax relief in the upcoming ...
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The best things you can do in 2017

Selfies, hashtags, WhatsApp forwards... In 2017, let's be more judicious about how we use them.Illustration by Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com It's resolution making time! Breaking time follows shortly on its heels. Yup, that tedious New Year activity. Let's be frank. No one really cares if you didn't hit the gym to lose weight. Or if you shed quintals. But we all live in the digital age, where our smartphones and social media, order us around. Doesn't it make perfect sense to ditch all those usual ...
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17 risks that can shake markets

Here are some potential khatras, says N Sundaresha Subramanian.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com Satra is the Hindi word for 17 and khatra is the one for danger. Will the rhyme in the words ring aloud on the Street? Here are some potential khatras that could eat into your alpha. 1. Note ban spill over: The negative effects of the note ban on cash-based sectors such as real estate, construction and the larger consumption story will play out in 2017. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh ...
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Modiji, how can these Indians cope with the note ban?

How are the illiterate and aged coping with demonetisation, wonders Subir Roy.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com The maid who cooks for us seemed bemused, as if she could not make up her mind whether to be sad or happy. A little coaxing brought out the story. Her young married daughter had come to her distraught. She had been squirrelling away little bits from what her husband gave her every month to run the household. Over the last few years this had become what, to her, was not just a ...
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'Pink slips are a reality; deal with it'

No one is indispensable, says Lakshmi Murthy, chief people officer, ITM Group of Institutions. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com With Indian manufacturing conglomerate Larsen & Toubro firing more than 14,000 employees in what is said to be one of the biggest layoffs in India, a cloud of fear now hangs over Indian professionals across the country. Add to that the anxieties of thousands of Indian professionals in the US worried about losing their jobs if any of the immigration reforms ...
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Costly gadgets rot in KPC stores as frivolous rows, probes dominate

Some of the Kenya Pipeline Company underground 20-inch multi-product oil pipeline at Kokotoni village along the Mombasa-Nairobi highway awaiting to be installed. A parliamentary committee has launched an inquiry into why Sh1 billion worth of goods ...
 East African Standard1 week ago Kenya: Costly gadgets rot in KPC stores as frivolous rows, probes dominate  East African Standard1 month ago Kenya : Costly gadgets rot in Kenya Pipeline Company stores as frivolous rows, probes dominate  Africa-News.info1 month ago
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