The Farmers Bill – Understanding the provisions

While the passage of bills related to agriculture reforms passed by Lok Sabha this week is indeed landmark, it is not exactly new. The bills had already been promulgated as ordinance in May, earlier this year. That makes the current protests interesting as there was no opposition then. If the bill was wrong, why was it not opposed when the ordinance was passed?! Nevertheless, here is a brief look at the provisions of the bill and why it matters so much. Continue reading The Farmers Bill – Understanding the provisions

Corporate Debt Restructuring – Understanding the Issues Involved

Covid-19 is having an unprecedented impact on financials of corporate sector putting a serious question mark on survival of many of them. Other than the cash required to pay salaries etc, companies need to generate sufficient cash to pay interest and loan installments. As per Kamath Panel report, as much as Rs 37.7 lakh crore … Continue reading Corporate Debt Restructuring – Understanding the Issues Involved
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Corporate & Financial Sector – Changing Dynamics.

Covid-19 pandemic has further added to the woes of corporate and financial sector, already reeling under the impact of subdued economic conditions, NPAs overhang, NFBC crisis etc. Yet, the sectors have shown considerable degree of resilience so far, aided by regulatory and government efforts. However, the real credit for the same goes to their efforts … Continue reading Corporate & Financial Sector – Changing Dynamics.
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GDP, June’20 Quarter – Global Performance

While the Indian economy recorded sharp decline in GDP amidst the pandemic, it is not alone. Most of the economies across the world have recorded significant decline in their GDP. However, that may not still be a cause of worry and the biggest challenge at the moment is to get out of the pandemic. The demand should bounce back, possibly with an even greater thrust, once the fear and restrictions caused due to pandemic is over. Here is a look at some of the details. Continue reading GDP, June’20 Quarter – Global Performance