Jun 1, 2023
"If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it probably is a duck", goes the saying. Arbitrage mutual funds are actually taxed as equity funds but they actually behave as debt funds.
And this tax arbitrage of arbitrage funds is what the regulators may be looking to fix.
In light of this, we...
May 2, 2023
"Taxation is the price we pay for civilisation," as the saying goes. But what happens when the price tag keeps going up?
You may have thought you understood the friendly taxation system, until a new rule comes up that leaves you feeling like you've been sucker-punched. That's what recently happened when the government...
Mar 28, 2023
“A market without bears would be like a nation without a free press. There would be no one to criticize and restrain the false optimism that always leads to disaster”
- Bernard Baruch
Short selling is mostly misunderstood and often demonized. Quite understandable, it's difficult to put your head around a concept...
Mar 17, 2023
Things escalate and hit the fan very quickly in banking. It's fascinating to see how banks go belly-up for the same fundamental reasons but in an entirely unique way each time.
It's like being served the same romantic comedy story again and again with different actors, locations, and songs. But, these banking crisis...
Mar 2, 2023
Anyone who thinks financial accounting is boring hasn't seen the creativity in some of the financial statements. Not just in India but across the world.
In this podcast, Deepak and Shray discuss the shenanigans of financial accounting while referencing various case studies from the business world. This discussion is...