Vodafone Idea merger – The background and the gains…

Vodafone India and Idea Cellular announced the completion of their merger last week, proposed eighteen months ago. The telecom sector has seen several exits/mergers since the entry of Reliance Jio such as sale of Tata Tele to Airtel, R-com assets to R-Jio, closure of Aircel etc. However, this one is the biggest and more interestingly, was … Continue reading Vodafone Idea merger – The background and the gains…
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Decoding Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code (IBC)…

The Insolvency & bankruptcy code (IBC) has received unprecedented attention since its promulgation about two years back, more so, through the whole of this year. The designated courts have also been very busy adjudicating on cases filed before it, trudging through a nascent law which has gone through several amendments. The amendments have made the … Continue reading Decoding Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code (IBC)…
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Jaiprakash Associates – What went wrong..??

Jaiprakash Associates (JAL) suffered two setbacks in August  first with The Supreme Court denying it permission to bid for its subsidiary, Jaypee Infratech, which is undergoing insolvency proceedings. The second one came this week when lenders sold another of its subsidiary for failing to meet its debt obligation. While JAL was certain to lose most … Continue reading Jaiprakash Associates – What went wrong..??
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Understanding Rural Income Pattern.. (Part I)

The distressful condition of rural economy, often falling to vagaries of monsoon is nothing new to note. However, a consolation is that rural income has increased by nearly 40% over three years ending 2016. This is brought out by a report released by NABARD (National Bank For Agriculture & Rural Development) earlier this month. A look … Continue reading Understanding Rural Income Pattern.. (Part I)
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