• SUCCESS
    What the Heck is Happening at Your Bank These Days?

    If you’re like many Americans, you may be making fewer trips to the bank and instead taking care of check deposits with a mobile app or tracking account balances with a few mouse clicks. Digital banking is undeniably gaining ground over the old brick-and-mortar process. But about 84 percent (PDF) of banking customers still visit […]

  • NEWS
    Amazon says sold 15 million units in five days of Great Indian Festival

    Amazon and rival Flipkart went head on over the past few days with their respective sale events, Great India Festival and Big Billion Days. Bengaluru: Online marketplace Amazon India said it sold 15 million units from 90% of all pin codes in the country during its five-day sale, an indication of the potential of e-commerce […]

  • NEWS
    MF redemption process takes 1-3 days based on type of fund

    iStockPhoto I have lost a lot of money in stock trading in the past and so I am sceptical of mutual funds (MFs). How do I invest in MFs but still keep the risk at bay? I have a goal of my 5-year-old daughter’s higher education. —Prakash Anthony For a regular investor, MFs offer two […]

  • NEWS
    Banks may cut interest rates in next few days: Shaktikanta Das

    A file photo of economic affairs secretary Shaktikanta Das. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: Asserting that India is moving towards a low interest rate regime, economic affairs secretary Shaktikanta Das on Friday said banks are expected to cut interest rates over the next few days in light of the recent monetary policy easing by RBI. […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale Day 4: What’s on Offer

    It’s the fourth day of the Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale, and while the madness of day 3 might be behind us, there are still plenty of deals on popular electronics. Friday’s best offers include deals on tablets, audio equipment, laptops, and more. But before we get into the deals, here are some tips: 1) […]

  • STARTUPS
    Uber will beat Ola within the next 30 days: Eric Alexander

    Uber has grown at almost 40% month-over-month in India, says Alexander. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint Eric Alexander, president of business in Asia for Uber Inc. talks about surpassing rival Ola in terms of market share in India, learnings from different global markets and about Uber’s strategy to partner with local companies to perform better locally. Edited […]

  • NEWS
    Flipkart’s Big Shopping Days Sale: What’s On Offer

    Flipkart’s second ‘Big Shopping Days’ sale of the year has kicked off, where the online marketplace is offering discounts on smartphones, tablets, and other gadgets. In addition to these deals, consumers shopping on Flipkart until Wednesday can also get an additional 10 percent extra discount on every purchase made via State Bank of India (SBI) […]

  • NEWS
    Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale Day 4: What’s on Offer

    It’s the fourth day of the Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale, and while the madness of day 3 might be behind us, there are still plenty of deals on popular electronics. Friday’s best offers include deals on tablets, audio equipment, laptops, and more. But before we get into the deals, here are some tips: 1) […]