Subject: Finance and Banking
1. Annual Budget
2. Eco Survey
3. Investment Models
4. Liberalisation etc.
Finance and Banking
What is NPA? Impact of NPA on economy Reasons for the rise in NPA in recent years Why most NPA… Continue reading NPA Crisis
Gold Monetisation Scheme
A Golden Opportunity
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Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
Why does India need a Bankruptcy law? The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code has been hailed as an excellent reform for India that will pay a critical role in improving the ease of doing business.
PPP Investment Models: HAM, Swiss Challenge, Kelkar Committee
Kelkar Committee Report: Reforming the PPP In the Union Budget 2015-16, Finance Minister announced that the PPP mode of… Continue reading PPP Investment Models: HAM, Swiss Challenge, Kelkar Committee
Monetary Policy Committee Notifications
To read about the basic concepts of economics at play here: Economics | Fiscal Policy Explained Economics | Monetary Policy… Continue reading Monetary Policy Committee Notifications
Direct Benefits Transfers
The government’s DBT plan involves transferring the subsidy amount directly to the beneficiaries’ bank accounts. Here, the government does not have… Continue reading Direct Benefits Transfers
Pay Commission Updates
Salient features useful for prelims and mains, both.
Financial Inclusion in India and Its Challenges
Financial inclusion entails delivery of banking services to large sections of society, at an affordable cost.
RBI: India's central banking institution, which controls the monetary policy of the Indian rupee has been much in news this year. Macroeconomic policies for growth require coordination between the finance ministry and RBI. Let's see where the synergies met and where they diverged!
Economic Indicators and Various Reports On It- GDP, FD, EODB, WIR etc
Everything you need to know about the Indian growth story and the complexities involved in predicting it right. Let's connect the dots.
Differentiated Banks – Payment Banks, Small Finance Banks, etc.
Payment Banks are the new stripped-down type of banks, which are expected to reach customers mainly through their mobile phones rather… Continue reading Differentiated Banks – Payment Banks, Small Finance Banks, etc.
Black Money – Domestic and International Efforts
Are there any provisions in UN which can help us chase black money? Yes, there are a few. And they… Continue reading Black Money – Domestic and International Efforts
Cashless Society – Digital Payments, Demonetization, etc.
In this article we will explain what Cashless economy is, what are the major advantages of cashless economy and what… Continue reading Cashless Society – Digital Payments, Demonetization, etc.
Goods and Services Tax (GST)
This article would focus on Goods and Services Tax (GST), as we know discussion on GST bill is going on… Continue reading Goods and Services Tax (GST)
Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT)
The Minimum Alternate Tax ("MAT") is a tax levied under India's Income Tax Act of 1961 that targets companies that show profits on their books and declare dividends, but pay minimal or no tax.