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  • Silver Lake to Launch New Investment Strategy Focused on Innovation in the Energy and Resource Sectors

    United States  : Silver Lake, the global leader in private investments in technology and technology-enabled industries, has announced that it will launch Silver Lake Kraftwerk (“SLKW”), a new investment strategy focused on providing growth capital to business innovators in the energy and resource sectors. Soros Fund Management LLC will join Silver Lake as a strategic […]

    ICICI raises deposit, lending rates by up to 50 basis points

    The country’s largest private sector lender, ICICI Bank, on Wednesday hiked its deposit and lending rates by up to 50 basis points. The bank has decided to raise interest rates on fixed deposits of various tenors by 0.25-0.50 per cent, ICICI Bank said in a statement. Besides, it raised base rate or the minimum lending […]

    Record Participation from Social Entrepreneurs at 2011 India Development Marketplace

    New Delhi: A World Bank grant programme aimed at garnering social-entrepreneur participation has shown record results. 2011 India Development Marketplace (DM), a World Bank Group grant programme, received 264 proposals seeking finance to scale or replicate inclusive and sustainable business models in Bihar, Rajasthan and Orissa. “We are pleased with the overwhelming response to this […]

    Bloomberg Releases Comprehensive Islamic Finance Platform

    Malaysia: Bloomberg Professional service executives today announced the launch of a Bloomberg Islamic Finance Platform (ISLM), a comprehensive solution designed to increase transparency, better connect the community and provide analytical tools to maximise investment performance in the rapidly growing market for Shariah-compliant products and services. Bloomberg also announced, in cooperation with the Association of Islamic […]

    India’s FDI in 2010 dips by 22 pc to USD 21 bn

    India received foreign direct investment (FDI) worth USD 21 billion (Rs 96,104 crore) in the calender year 2010, a decline of 22 per cent over the year ago period, a latest industry ministry data said. The country had attracted FDI valued at USD 27 billion (Rs 130,980 crore) in 2009. According to experts, foreign investors […]

    FM at Paris: Inflation a challenge

    India today told the G-20 nations, particularly the rich members, that it is not responsible for creating global imbalances and volatility in the international markets. During his intervention at the BRIC meeting and the first session of the G-20 Finance Ministers meeting in Paris, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said a large emerging economy like India […]

    Proposal on FDI in broadcasting soon

    A proposal on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the Information and Broadcasting sector will be sent to the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion. Information and Broadcasting Secretary Raghu Menon said that his ministry had received recommendation from Telecom Regulatory Authority of India and these will be forwarded to the concerned department within a month. […]

    Tamil Nadu Government Honours for Doha Bank CEO

    Chennai: Mr. R Seetharaman, CEO, Doha Bank, a leading financial institution in Qatar, has been conferred with the Kalaimamani award, instituted by the government of Tamil Nadu. Mr. Seetharaman received the award from the honourable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Mr. K. Karunanidhi, at an event held recently. With over two decades of experience in […]

    Wolters Kluwer Financial Services Launches Compliance Resource Network to Indian Banking Market

    BANGALORE– Wolters Kluwer Financial Services’ Compliance Resource Network, which consolidates financial laws, regulations and commentary from across the globe on a single research platform, is now available to banking industry risk and compliance officers in India to help them better navigate the volatile regulatory environment. The Compliance Resource Network provides timely financial services regulation and […]

    Lead Trainer at Rhpasody Rated as the Best IFRS Trainer by CAG India

    Uttar Pradesh: Ravindra Vadali, the lead IFRS trainer at Rhapsody, received the highest ratings as an IFRS trainer at the trainings conducted for the participants from the Office of C&AG (Comptroller and Auditor General of India) in May 2010 – out of 9 trainers and again in December 2010 – out of 10 trainers. It […]