Sudip Bandyopadhyay

Micro Finance Institutions

Level playing field for MFIs in the offing

The role and significance of the Non-Banking Financial Company – Micro Finance Institutions (NBFC-MFIs) has been increasing over time. As of the end of September

Need for an Overhaul in Distribution Models

Need for an Overhaul in Distribution Models

It revealed that with the pandemic accelerating, digital adoption in rural areas was strengthening. Restrictions on travel and social distancing norms nudged people in rural areas, who are equipped with technology and connectivity, to rely more on digital services for their day-to-day activities.

Future Hangs on How Virus Behaves in Long Run

Future Hangs on How Virus Behaves in Long Run

With unemployment rates going through the roof, there has been a phenomenal crash in demand.  In such a scenario, focusing almost solely on liquidity measures can be only as good as applying some plaster. Only time will tell, but it does make one wonder whether, without demand being stimulated, these policies will ever be enough.

Investment Magnet Sectors in 2021

Investment Magnet Sectors of India in 2021

Although some industries, like manufacturing, will revert to physical workspaces, there is likely to be a greater tendency to hybrid models that blend working from home and trips to the workplace, once the pandemic is behind us.

Investment Magnet Sectors for FPI & FDI in 2021

Investment Magnet Sectors for FPI & FDI in 2021

These investment flows are expected in two streams – Foreign Portfolio Investment (FPI), which will be driven by the above-mentioned developments, and Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), which could result from shifts in supply chains of multinationals.

Fiscal Measures to Revive Growth

Fiscal Measures to Revive Growth

As we enter the third quarter of Fiscal 2021, the economic impact of over seven months of lockdowns is unfolding. We are beginning to see

Real Economy Vs Capital Markets

In spite of multiple challenges and warning signals emanating from the real economy, the capital market seems to be ignoring these warnings and continuing its