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What is a share swap deal?

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1. In a merger or an acquisition, shares can be used as “currency” to buy the target company without having to pay cash. 2 . If Company A wants to ...Click on Read More

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What are the financial risks during retirement?

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1. The risk of living longer than estimated and running out of retirement funds. This is called longevity risk. 2. Underestimating the effects of inflation on expe...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about Atal Pension Yojana

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1. APY is a guaranteed pension scheme of the Government of India to provide the security of a pension for people in the unorganised sector and is administered by the PFRDA...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about Section 44ADA of Income Tax Act

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1. Professionals who can make use of this section are from the legal, medical, engineering, architectural, accountancy, tech consultancy, and interior decoration backgroun...Click on Read More

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What is a third party administrator in health insurance?

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1) TPAs function as intermediaries between the insurance provider and the policyholder and its key function is processing of claims and settlement. 2) The TPA iss...Click on Read More

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What is Merchant Discount Rate?

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1. MDR is a fee charged from a merchant by a bank for accepting payments from customers through credit and debit cards in their establishments. 2. MDR compensat...Click on Read More

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What is high water mark in portfolio management?

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1. High water mark is the highest value that a portfolio has reached. 2. Computation of high water mark portfolio value is typically taken on the date when perform...Click on Read More

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What is a paid-up insurance policy?

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1. A paid-up policy is one that requires no further premium payments and continues to provide benefits till maturity. 2. A policy can be converted to a paid-up policy o...Click on Read More

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What is cryptocurrency?

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1. A cryptocurrency is a digital currency created and stored electronically in blockchains.
2. It uses encryption techniques to control creation of monetary unit...Click on Read More

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