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How Newton Can Help Manage And Change Strategy in FP&A

Newton’s first law of motion also known as the law of inertia states, “an object at rest stays at rest, and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force.” Newton’s third law is, “for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.”

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Financial Inclusion in India

The government of India is making various efforts to bridge the gap between the privileged and the underprivileged. Financial inclusion is a measure that aims at ensuring availability of financial services to all social classes at affordable prices. Usually misunderstood as access to only ‘banking’ services, financial inclusion rather means extending access to insurance and social welfare schemes such as National Pension Scheme and Atal Pension Yojna.

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Ponni Sugars (Erode) Ltd. - Case Study on Value Investing

Avoiding where others go wrong is an important step in achieving investment success. In fact, it almost ensures it. Every once in a while, we tend to hear that either a friend or family member lost X amount of money. It pains us to hear such disastrous investment results, especially when it comes to unsophisticated and undisciplined investors. Thus, if we could convince more people to adopt proven successful investment strategies, it will definitely help to preserve and maintain their hard-earned capital.

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How Finance Can Use Data Visualization To Support Business Decisions

The best data visualization tools expose something new about the underlying patterns and relationships contained within the data. Understanding those relationships, and being able to observe them, is key to making better decisions. With data visualization, FP&A practitioners have accessible tools for data discovery, which is converted into information, and further transformed into knowledge (insights and foresights).

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Digital Payments - Distribution

Most Fintech companies are riding on the digital payments wave created by the Indian government's initiative to boost the digitalisation of financial services. According to the World Bank, Indian companies have witnessed betwen 200 to 400% increase in digital transactions. In the following article, we will evaluate the evolution of digital payments and attempt to understand if this move is leading towards a cashless society or not.

9 months

NBI Industrial Finance Limited - Case Study

“It is not necessary to do extra ordinary things to get extraordinary results” – Warren Buffet. “I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times” – Bruce Lee. Both of the above mentioned quotes point towards one direction. To be successful one does not need to do something out of the world, and yes you will succeed only if you do that one thing time and again.

9 months

Vardhaman Holdings Limited (VHL) - Case Study

"I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful." - Warren Buffett. We have seen that the above mentioned saying has proved to be correct every time we have acted according to it. A few months ago, when the whole Pharma sector was plunging, no one was ready to buy stocks like Divis laboratories (₹ 594), Gufic Bio Sciences (₹65), Lupin(₹916), Dr. Reddy(₹2010) although nothing was wrong with them it was just the overreaction of the markets.