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What is Occupy Wall Street?

Objective Objective of this blog post is to understand in simple terms the Occupy Wall Street protests taking place in the United States. Background The genesis of this protest lies in the 2008 meltdown following the mortgage crisis and failure of… Continue reading

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The Draft Banking License Guidelines In India : An Evolving Landscape

Background India is among the faster growing economies in the world. However, as of 2010, India has more than 37% of its population of 1.35 billion living below poverty line. To ensure sustainable and inclusive economic growth, a deeper and wider … Continue reading

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Tata Nano’s Comeback

Tata Nano, the world???s cheapest car ($2,200, ???1,490, ?1,186) had been experiencing a bumpy ride in the Indian domestic market, with sales plunging consistently since July 2010 and touching a bottom of barely 509 units in November 2010. However… Continue reading

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Microfinance At Crossroads : The Shifting Paradigm

Definition : Microfinance is the provision of financial services to low income clients who traditionally lack access to banking and related services. Objective : of this blog post is to understand in very simple terms how the Microfinance industry… Continue reading

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Obama’s Financial Reform Plan

Objective of this blog post is to explain in simplest possible terms Obama???s proposed financial reforms plan and its impact on the US and the rest of the world. Need for financial reform arose from the 2008 meltdown triggered by the failure of lar… Continue reading

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