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Delhi vs Mumbai – Comparing Two Powerful Real Estate Destinations

India's financial capital or the seat of power and politics - Delhi or Mumbai. Which is the better city to live, travel or invest in? There is no easy answer.

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How to Become a Certified Public Accountant

Becoming a CPA is a life-changing event that requires serious commitment, dedication, and drive. And while it’s an incredibly difficult journey, it is completely worth the struggle. The sense of accomplishment alone is worth it but the level of instant respect you gain from becoming a CPA is amazing.

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Indian Real Estate Hit Slow Track in 2019

Indian real estate was devoid of any appreciable forward momentum in 2019. Dwindling consumption, lacklustre investment appetite and the global slowdown overshadowed all possibilities for growth. India's GDP growth rate stuttered and sunk to a six-year low of 4.5% in Q2 FY20.

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What Happens When a Business Owner Dies?

A sole trader is a person who runs a business as their own income and livelihood. In other words, the business is the person — a sole trader who has a business number in their name, lodges a tax return as an individual, and doesn’t need to maintain a separate bank account for their business.

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Eclipsed Retail Sector Growth in 2019, Leasing Down 35%

Automobile, jewellery, books & music, electronics & hypermarkets see decline in overall leasing. However, F&B, family entertainment centres, cinemas & beauty & wellness saw increased leasing. Brand loyalty diminishes; seasonal shopping on the rise – predominant response is for discounts & sales.

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The Prototype Bank

Getting to the bank of tomorrow seems daunting. For banks that are entrenched in physical elements such as branch distribution networks, long-held conventions around paper-led compliance procedures, embedded silos and P&L (that are more likely to collapse completely than change) – how can a change to a better bank be navigated? How are you going to issue credit cards when there is no plastic? What will checking accounts be called when you don’t issue check books anymore? The challenges facing the banking sector today are extreme.

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Ready-to-Move: Vanguard of Revival

In an important trend in Indian real estate over the last 3-4 years, ready-to-move-in homes are in and under-construction homes are ... well, not so in.