Voda-Idea merger, Union Budget 2017, BSE listing- Weekly Digest #33

Monday-30th January 2017 Vodafone Group and Idea Cellular confirmed that they are in initial talks to merge the two entities, which will biggest consolidation in Indian Telecom History in a cashless deal. Both entities to hold equal rights in the new entity. Idea shot up 26% to ₹97.95 after the announcement. Jaguar Land Rover has suspended …

Service Charge optional, PayTm’s new investment, SEBI approves BSE’s IPO- Weekly Digest #29

Monday- 2nd January 2017 Industrialists Sunil Munjal and Saroj Poddar are in talks to buy a minor stake in digital payments platform, Paytm. Sunil Munjal is the chairman of Hero Corporate Services and Saroj Poddar is the chairman of fertiliser and engineering services conglomerate Adventz Group. Anshu Jain, the former coCEO of Deutsche Bank has joined the New York-based …

BSE-Twitter ties,Jubilant Foodworks slumps, Union budget modifications- Weekly Digest #15

Monday- 19th September 2016 Bombay Stock Exchange has partnered with Twitter to provide live updates of Sensex levels, stock prices and opening and closing figures of Sensex companies. This will be Asia's first such collaboration between a stock exchange and a social media platform. Chinese real estate giant Dalian Wanda has announced a $10-billion investment …