December 31, 2019
“The last day is special – it ends significant confusion.” – Syed Mustafa Siraj
v Emerging markets geared up for another year of wealth creation. – Bloomberg
v Institutional fund inflows into stocks at a new high in 2019(INR 1.43 lakh crores) – foreign funds brought in two-thirds of the money, local funds accounted for the rest.
v India Inc. fundraising jumps 20% to INR 8.7lakh crores in 2019.
v Start-ups again beat Dalal Street in funding – second year in a row. – Times of India
v PE funds go talent shopping for portfolio companies. – Economic Times
v Broader markets outperform Sensex. – etmarkets.com
v IPOs worth Rs.50,000/- crores to light up street next year. – Economic Times
v Close to half of the claims under IBC were settled in FY19 – RBI
v SBI cuts lending rate.
v India’s wheat production may hit all-time high. – Directorate of wheat research
v Forest cover growing but tall targets ahead. – India state of the forest report 2019
v Oil on track for best year since 2016 as US stockpiles shrink.
v India allows 5G spectrum trials.
v PM, Industry brainstorm on ways to revive growth.
HAPPY NEW YEAR 2020