Saturday, August 27th, 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:

  • Neelkanth Mishra on Indian agriculture and farmers incomes (Indian Express)
  • The economics of Urjit Patel (Livemint)
  • Investments into startups fall (BloombergQuint)
  • 92 per cent of electrified villages do not have power (IndiaSpend)
  • The Centre’s efforts in electronics manufacturing seem to be paying off in the mobile handset segment (BusinessLine)
  • Emerging risks to PSU Bank Capital (Livemint)
  • Rajan has ushered in disruptive change in India’s corporate bond market (Ira Dugal)
  • Truck sales slowing (BloombergQuint)



  • BIS flags risks from emerging market debt (Bloomberg)
  • The bull case for emerging market small caps (Mark Mobius)




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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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