Sunday, August 14th, 2016

I come across a lot of good articles from across the web. Here is a summary of a few from the last week that give food for thought:


Indian Economy:


More GST:

  • History moves in cycles: GST and 1991 (Ajit Ranade)
  • GST council will be one of India’s most powerful federal bodies (Livemint)
  • GST implementation and equity market implications (Business Line)
  • GST could mean the end of the road for the sub-4 metre sedan (Livemint)
  • GST effect on the poor (Business Standard)



  • Are emerging markets really in charge of their own interest rates? (Bloomberg)
  • Is it really surprising that┬ánegative interest rates are not pushing consumers to spend? (Naked Capitalism)
  • Investors scouting for investments in oil assets (Bloomberg)
  • Has the hunt for yields reached emerging markets? (Wells Fargo)
  • Is the world really such a bad place? (Ritholtz)



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Rishad is the founder of Kairos Capital. He started his career with Standard Chartered Wealth Management and has extensive experience in markets, particularly in terms of mutual funds and stocks.

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