LIFE INSURANCE NEWS
NIC board approves merger proposal with two other insurers: Officials
"The board met today and cleared it. The board also discussed about operational integration," West Bengal State General Insurance Employees Association general secretary Tapan Mitra told . Attempts to contact NIC officials did not materialise.
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Q3 results this week: ICICI Bank, ZEEL, Asian Paints, HDFC AMC, L&T, BoB
HDFC AMC and Zee Entertainment will come out with their earnings numbers on January 21.
Share market update: Nifty Financial Services index down; PFC slumps 6%
The Nifty Financial Services index was trading 0.46 per cent down at 14,494.10.
Stocks in the news: RIL, HDFC Bank, Lupin, TCS, Kotak Bank, HCL Tech and Just Dial
Moody's Investors Service placed YES Bank's long-term foreign currency issuer rating of B2 under review.
Family finance: Bhardwaj can reach all goals on time with existing savings, investments
Since Bhardwaj was in a high-paying foreign job for several years, he managed to build a big portfolio without loans, but returned to India a few years ago. His goals include building an emergency corpus, saving for his children’s education, weddings.
Kotak Bank’s provisions spike & NII jumps in Q3: Key takeaways
The bank saw a spike in provisions and deterioration in asset quality.
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‘Life insurers’ raising exposure to guaranteed return plans a long-term risk’
The trend of offering guaranteed products has been visible across the sector.
Life insurers may log strong new business
Life insurers such as ICICI Prudential, HDFC Life and SBI Life are set for a quarter of strong new business growth driven by increasing margin gains in protection business, expanding distribution network and robust premium even as some insurers may see increased stress in certain portfolios due to a slowing economy.
Look for the ‘other’ quality stocks that are available at cheaper valuations now
Due to the narrow rally, valuation gap is widening between quality companies, or leaders valued at high premiums compared to the next player. The quality rally will get broad-based and this will start with the focus shifting to other quality companies.
Top Q3 earnings, Budget buzz, AGR actions among key factors driving D-Street this week
Here is a list of factors that are likely to decide market direction in the days ahead.
Telling investors to gradually tilt towards mid, smallcaps: Harsha Upadhyaya
Wherever the mandate allows, we have been selectively adding to mid and small caps.
FM may announce second round of capital infusion for non-life insurers in Budget
The government infused Rs 2,500 crore in the three insurers -- National Insurance, Oriental Insurance and United India Insurance -- through first supplementary demands for grants for 2019-20 last month. However, these companies would require additional Rs 10,000-12,000 crore capital dose to meet the prescribed solvency margin, sources said.
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