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Updated: 17 Apr 2014, (Close)

TODAY'S MARKET

World markets have a mixed week

Equitymaster presents a weekly roundup of all the top news for the week ended 17 April 2014.

THE 5 MINUTE WRAPUP

Can there ever be an end to zero interest rates?

To get out of the rut of low interest rates, the developed world once again needs to focus on innovation and capital spending

 

• Things you should know before taking cue from FII activity!

• Are these signs of the stock market heating up?

CHART OF THE DAY

Will the auto industry see a better FY15?

FY14 was a highly forgettable year for the Indian auto industry. Will FY15 be better?

 

• Costlier food shoots inflation figure for March

• India to rely more on importing its energy requirements

THE DAILY RECKONING

The Controversy behind High Frequency Trading

Asad discusses the impact of HFT on institutional investors, retail investors and stock markets.

 

• Is US set for another political blunder?

• An insight into South American ranch macho culture

VIEWS ON NEWS

Is China bitten by the gold bug?

Here is today's recommended reading list from Equitymaster...

 

• Can we ever be Warren Buffet?

• There is no hope of a reduction in the US deficit

THE OUTSIDE VIEW

Is portfolio churning good or bad for mutual funds?

Some mutual funds churn their portfolios excessively to generate returns while others follow buy and hold strategy. PersonalFN tells you why is it important to pay attention to portfolio turnover ratio of a fund before investing in it.

 

• Monetary Policy and You

• 7 ways to teach your child about money

STRAIGHT FROM THE HIP

Allow free markets to function

J Mulraj discusses the perils of interfering with the free market.

 

• Waste not, want not

• Will the next Government have a long term vision?

THE HONEST TRUTH

Will stock markets prefer a Sita or a Ram?

Ajit Dayal uses an interesting analogy to highlight which party most financial professionals in a survey are rooting for. However, he is not convinced this matters much in the long term scheme of things.

 

• Arnabed by Goswami

• Dressed in Khadi, driven by BMW


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