Q2 preview: Drop in auto sales to impact non-life insurers
Since motor is the largest portion of the non-life industry’s premium, a dip in the automobile sales has a direct impact on premium collection
I am proof that Congress has anti-women mentality: Sadhvi Pragya
Moneycontrol's M Saraswathy chats with Sadhvi Pragya to find out her plan of action for women's safety, farming and other issues if she is voted to power.
Moneycontrol on the Road: What's in a name? Ask Pragya Thakur and Pragya Thakur in Bhopal
This initiative is meant to understand the pulse of local businesses and their assessment of government policies
Bhilwara's textile traders demand GST relief, better power supply
GST on yarns and cloth textile has led to a drop in business, at a time when power prices stay high
Moneycontrol on the Road | Banner-making stores of Ahmedabad are no less than a secret society
The industry is estimated to be Rs 1,000 crore with the general elections accounting for the bulk of the revenue
Tourism shortfall has a ripple effect on Daman's small businesses
GST led to prices of goods going up, but dwindling number of price-sensitive tourists has led to more troubles for local businessmen
Want a saree on demonetisation? Here's how PM Modi's political decisions influenced a Surat trader
The store owner claims to have sold several thousand sarees, and he designs them himself.
IRDAI allows LIC to invest up to 51% in IDBI Bank: Sources
"They presented us this proposal and the board has given a go-ahead to them for this case," said a senior IRDAI official.
CGCEL CEO says aim to be among top 4 players in appliances market; open to acquisitions
Crompton Greaves Consumer Electricals has launched a new range of fans and a window cooler.
Ayushman Bharat: Govt to begin pricing consultations with stakeholders; Indu Bhushan named chief exec
These discussions will involve the caps to be fixed for the tenders and the major inclusions and exclusions
Women should not be hesitant about self-promotion: Marshall Goldsmith
In his latest book, ‘How Women Rise’, Goldsmith looks at the factors that prevent women from moving up the career ladder and how to overcome them.
'India needs to create 10m jobs every year till 2030 to better employment rate'
To reduce its rate of underemployment and unemployment, India will need to create 10 million jobs per annum till annum. A research by Motilal Oswal said that this roughly translates to 0.83 or 8,30,000 jobs every month for the next 12 years.
New insurance regulator, new challenges
In the current race, industry chiefs and bureaucrats are in tough competition to sit on the pedestral to lead the insurance sector
Missed your insurance claim for 10 years? Your insurer won't pay
All of us have faced upheavals at home, be it due to the death of a loved one or shifting to a different location. In between all this, very often we misplace, or forget about an insurance policy. And if you don't claim it for 10 years, it will probably be too late.
Now, get Rs 50,000 life cover for free from Shriram Life
Shriram Life aims to improves insurance penetration through this initiative, which is currently less than 5 percent of the gross domestic product.
New kid on the block: Toffee Insurance eyes $1 million funding, to target first-time policy buyers
Toffee was built to bring the younger population into the insurance fold, especially since the mainstream insurance companies were not doing much on this space, said Rohan Kumar, CEO and co-founder of Toffee Insurance
Are Indian insurers ready for risk-based capital regime?
By 2021, Indian insurance companies will be required to a risk-based capital (RBC) model of solvency. Once regulations change, the type of business risk will decide the amount of capital to be held.
Non-life insurers to see double digit growth for next 3-4 years: Moody's analyst
The general insurance market has grown at 16-18 percent over the last two years. This has been aided by strong growth in segments like motor, health as well as crop insurance.
Coaching institute TIME eyes 10% revenue growth in FY18
There have been companies in the education space, both big and small, who have been impacted due to falling revenues and unpaid dues.
Padmavati may not get insurance claim for delay in release
G Srinivasan, chairman and managing director, New India Assurance, said that their cover will only kick in once the film gets the final certification from the CBFC.
National Insurance Company looks to list by March 2018
In the general insurance space, ICICI Lombard General Insurance and New India Assurance got listed recently.
IRDAI chairman post likely to see public sector insurance CEO applicants
The Finance Ministry had in November invited applications to fill up the post of Irdai chairperson, which is set to fall vacant post retirement of T S Vijayan in February. Sources said that the retired chairman of a large public sector bank may also apply.
Cambridge Judge Business School enters online education space in India
The business school already has executive education programmes offered offline for public and private sector professionals.
XL Catlin to acquire 20% stake in Mahindra Insurance Brokers
In a press statement, the company said that XL Group will help support MIBL’s endeavours to increase insurance awareness and penetration in under-penetrated markets and across under-served customers in rural India.
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