Finance

Tips to Help Control Your Small Business Finances

There’s no way to get around some of the challenges that come with being a small business owner. But the proper tools and support can help you navigate the world of debits and credits more smoothly.  Here are a few financial challenges you may face and some small business finance tips for managing them. Small Business Finance Tips Cash Management ... Read More »

Small Businesses Unlikely to Hire for Finance Professionals

Numerous studies have found that many small businesses have a limited number of employees. And there seems to be a dearth of specialists within their ranks too. That’s especially true of finance professionals. Small Businesses and Finance Professionals New data from Indeed shows that only 22 percent of the finance jobs openings posted with the employment service were from small ... Read More »

Separating Your Personal and Business Finances: Why and How

New business owners may seek to keep things simple and co-mingle their business and personal finances. This is a BIG mistake. Here’s why, and what you can to do to appropriately separate your financial activities. Why and How to Separate Your Personal and Business Finances Why Keep Finances Separate? There are important financial, legal and tax reasons to separate your ... Read More »

Amazon to Buy US Grocer Whole Foods Market for $13.7 Billion

HIGHLIGHTS Amazon to acquire Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion Whole Foods Market will continue to operate stores under its brand The deal is expected to close in the second half of 2017 Online juggernaut Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion (approximately Rs. 88,300 crore), a strong move to expand its growing reach ... Read More »

GST E-Way Bill Implementation Date May Be Extended Due to Lack of Software

HIGHLIGHTS E-Way bill may be delayed for a few months, govt says It’s required for movement of goods over Rs. 50,000 to be pre-registered The goods have to be registered on the GSTN website With just a few days left for GST rollout, the Centre is in favour of postponing by a few months the implementation of the e-way bill, ... Read More »

Finance Ministry may push for IFCI, IIFCL merger

NEW DELHI, JUNE 8:   The Finance Ministry is examining the possibility of merger of two state-run financial institutions, India Infrastructure Finance Company (IIFCL) and Industrial Finance Corporation of India (IFCI) to create a bigger financing firm for the sector. “The proposal is under the active consideration of the ministry so that the huge deficit, which infrastructure space has, can be ... Read More »

Railways to look for innovative ways to finance future projects

The Railways has to raise Rs 5,000 crore every year to strengthen safety infrastructure for achieving its zero accident target. (Representational) Railways will look for innovative ways, including assistance from the World Bank, for financing its future projects. “We have to look into how to finance the future of the Railways. We have already raised some but we need more ... Read More »

UK PM Theresa May Considers Amber Rudd As New Finance Minister: Report

Amber Rudd may become finance minister Theresa May wins a landslide victory (Reuters) LONDON: British finance minister Philip Hammond may be replaced by interior minister Amber Rudd if Prime Minister Theresa May wins a landslide victory in next week’s national election, the Telegraph newspaper reported on Friday. Doubts about Hammond’s future have mounted since he had to reverse plans to ... Read More »

Uber Head Of Finance Gautam Gupta Quits

Uber trimmed its quarterly loss to $708 million on rising revenue San Francisco: Uber confirmed Wednesday that the company’s head of finance is leaving, just after the on-demand ride service trimmed its quarterly loss to $708 million on rising revenue. Gautam Gupta will depart Uber in July to become chief operating officer at a younger startup in San Francisco, according to ... Read More »

Tips to Make Business Loans Shopping Easier

Convincing a lender and availing a loan for the business is nothing less than an arduous task. But, by following some of the basic guidelines, you can make this process simple enough. Now that you have finally started up your venture, you would have felt the need to have a substantial funding source. Of course, you cannot operate, thrive, or ... Read More »