• Return of short-selling bans: market protection or 'war against truth'? 19 Nov 2019 12:15 NEW YORK/LONDON/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - New moves to curb short-selling in some countries have set the stage for a renewed battle between free market advocates and authorities aiming to check investors they see as profiteers who destabilize major …
  • PwC-Satyam case: SC restores Sebi's power to restrain erring auditing firms 18 Nov 2019 20:22 The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the observations made by the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) that the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) had no power to debar auditors from auditing the books of a listed company. The apex court made the …
  • Lenders seek priority tag for loans under real estate fund 18 Nov 2019 18:45 MUMBAI : Lenders want a senior, secured charge on the assets they fund under the recently proposed ₹25,000-crore real estate fund that aims to revive stalled projects, said the head of a large public sector bank. Speaking on condition of anonymity, the …
  • Viacom and CBS Announce ViacomCBS Corporate Leadership 18 Nov 2019 18:11 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 18, 2019-- CBS (NYSE: CBS.A, CBS) and Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) today announced additional senior appointments for ViacomCBS’ corporate leadership. These appointments, which will be effective upon closing, will align key …
  • Companies Act: Panel wants further decriminalisation, easing of compliance 18 Nov 2019 17:59 The government’s committee to review the law on companies has recommended further decriminalising of many provisions and reducing of penalties, for both declogging the criminal justice system and doing more to provide “ease of living for law abiding …
  • Sebi bans Pine Animation, 72 other entities from securities market 18 Nov 2019 16:20 New Delhi: Regulator Sebi on Monday barred Pine Animation and 72 other related entities from securities market for up to eight years in a case of alleged misuse of stock market platform. These entities have been barred for a time period ranging from five …
  • SC restores Sebi’s power to restrain erring auditing firms 18 Nov 2019 15:53 New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday stayed a direction in the order of Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT), which stopped market watchdog Sebi, from barring the auditors from auditing listed companies. In January 2018, the Securities and …
  • SC stays SAT's order holding that Sebi lacks power to bar auditors 18 Nov 2019 14:07 New Delhi, Nov 18 () The Supreme Court on Monday stayed an order of the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) which had held that markets' watchdog SEBI does not have the power to bar auditors. A bench comprising Justices Arun Mishra and Indira Banerjee …
  • Karnataka to set up regulatory sandbox for supporting tech innovation 18 Nov 2019 12:36 Karnataka is planning to come up with a legal framework for setting up a regulatory sandbox which will allow technology entrepreneurs to test their products before going live. Once operational, the state will be the first in the country to introduce such a …
  • Rahul Bhatia fires fresh salvo at partner in IndiGo dogfight 18 Nov 2019 06:28 Mumbai: IndiGo cofounder Rahul Bhatia, seeking a court order to obtain documents from his partner Rakesh Gangwal, has alleged that he has a “history of being uncooperative and obstructive” with petitioners’ requests. Bhatia made the claim in his latest …
  • Deals Buzz: Centre explores new law to shield global investors 18 Nov 2019 06:07 MUMBAI : Mint brings you your dose of the top deals news, reported from newsrooms across the country Centre explores new law to shield global investors The Centre is exploring a law to protect investments affected by state governments’ decisions to scrap …
  • Rakesh Gangwal has a history of being uncooperative: IndiGo co-founder Rahul Bhatia 18 Nov 2019 02:34 Mumbai: IndiGo co-founder Rahul Bhatia, seeking a court order to obtain documents from his partner Rakesh Gangwal, has alleged that he has a “history of being uncooperative and obstructive” with petitioners’ requests. Bhatia made the claim in his latest …
  • We stand by Sterling and Wilson: Shapoor Mistry 18 Nov 2019 01:40 MUMBAI: The promoters of Sterling and Wilson Solar stand by the company’s repayment commitments and a delay does not mean dishonouring that pledge, said Shapoorji Pallonji Group chairman Shapoor Mistry. Sterling and Wilson is jointly promoted by Shapoorji …
  • MF investment in equities halves to Rs 55,700-cr in Jan-Oct 2019 17 Nov 2019 06:04 New Delhi, Nov 17 () Mutual fund investment in stock markets halved to Rs 55,700 crore in the first 10 months of the year because of lower participation from retail investors. Fund managers had bought shares worth about Rs 1.12 lakh crore during January- …