Zee Leisure and Sony Photos have finalised their merger after 90 days of negotiations. This deal is anticipated to alter the nation’s leisure panorama. The pact is seen as complementary to each the teams. However, extra importantly, it permits Zee founder Subhash Chandra to retain his household’s maintain over the corporate. We’ll see how the longer term will unfold for the Chandra household as they nonetheless handle buyers’ considerations over company governance points.
Quickly after the information of merger got here, the inventory of Zee leisure soared 2.58 per cent earlier than taking a plunge. It settled a tad under its earlier shut. Half of the businesses listed previously two months are buying and selling under their difficulty costs now. These embody the likes of RateGain Journey and Applied sciences, Star Well being and Allied Insurance coverage, Paytm, and Policybazaar. Apart from, not too long ago listed corporations, particularly from the digital house, have tumbled almost 50% from their current highs. But, market watchers don’t see them as worth buys simply but.
Similar to the IPOs, buyers must also tread with warning whereas buying cryptocurrencies. If world buyers are to be believed, India emerged because the fastest-growing crypto market on this planet this yr. The sudden rush of big cash and RBI’s powerful stance towards the digital foreign money have put the federal government in a repair. A Invoice to control it remained a piece in progress even because the winter session of Parliament was adjourned sine die yesterday. So, what’s puzzling the federal government? And general, how was the yr 2021 for cryptos?
Even because it maintained a troublesome stance towards cryptocurrencies, the Reserve Financial institution of India ushered in a number of reforms throughout sectors this yr. Amongst them was altering the norms for securitisation of property like loans. The minimal holding interval earlier than an asset is securitised was diminished from 12 months to 6 months. That is anticipated to spice up volumes within the house. However what precisely is securitisation? We now have an explainer for you and extra on this episode of the podcast.