Tuesday, June 18, 2024
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj May 23-29, 2021 Two scenarios being played out ­­Source: https://www.business-opportunities.biz/2019/07/02/bull-and-bear-markets/ Stock markets are having a tremendous bull run. Despite the Covid pandemic which has ravaged economies by virtue of lock downs, they are at all time highs thanks mainly...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj May 16-22, 2021 And the risk to stock markets of rising interest rates ­­As the Greek  poet, Hesoid, wrote, when Prometheus stole fire from heaven, Zeus, the king of Gods, took revenge by presenting Pandora to his brother,...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj May 9-15, 2021 And geopolitical risks abound because of it ­­The world experienced a long period of prosperity thanks to ‘The World is Flat’ era of globalisation. Countries and companies extended their supply bases globally, to wherever it...

MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj May 2-8, 2021 A worrying disregard for free markets Ayn Rand’s book “Atlas Shrugged”, published in 1957, is about depicts a dystopian United States in which private businesses suffer under increasingly burdensome laws and regulations. Five decades later,...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj April 25-May 1, 2021 Governments, institutions and people are collectively responsible for the tragic second wave of Covid Everyone must bear collective responsibility for the second wave of Covid 19 which is hitting the country very hard. After the...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj April 18-24, 2021 Bureaucrats should have an open mind to new ideas, and Government should encourage it This Government has developed out of the box ideas to solve problems, the most recent one being the PLI (Production Linked...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj April 11-17, 2021 We need both good governance and good discipline by citizens ­­­­Democracy comes with a price, but, for the sake of preserving individual liberties, it is a price worth paying. When the Berlin wall came crashing down,...

MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj Mar 28 – April 4, 2021 What goes around, comes around US Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen, is discovering that karma is a bitch! In the period, 2014-18, as Chairperson of the US Federal Reserve (equivalent to RBI Governor), she...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE y J Mulraj Mar 28 – Apr 4, 2021 Their worth is their bond! ­­­­It is perplexing that India is not using the opportunities provided by international debt markets to raise funds at prevailing low rates. The Chinese are; as per...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj Mar 21 -27, 2021 Shareholder capitalism needs to be tweaked The world, indeed, is enigmatic. Technology is addressing all sorts of problems. Renewable energy is increasing its presence in the global energy mix, although we still need the more...