Time for Cash to tap out, or is there more to come?
Pundits of the cashless movement have been predicting the demise of cash for over 70 years - ever since the issuance of the first credit and debit cards. The prophecies concerning cash’s demise have only become graver with the emergence of cryptocurr...
US generics - continuing evolution
A mere glance at the evolution of the generic drugs market in the US over the last two decades underlines the metamorphosis of an almost blue ocean’esque and research led business model into a hyper competitive, almost industrial state.
Climate Change - A challenge transcending borders
How much more warming and how many more carbon emissions can the Earth tolerate before experiencing the most destructive effects of climate change? The entire earth – transcending boundaries – is at edge of catastrophic climate risks.
India Equity View: CY2021 – Great Expectations
Indian equities delivered surprisingly good returns in CY20.Further, the Covid-19 induced transitionary economic recession implies that for equities, CY21 has begun in the proverbial ‘Goldilocks’ zone with great expectations. So what do the equity ma...
Direct to Consumer (D2C) brands: The Next Wave of Shopping in India
Consumption patterns in India are evolving. With rise in online shopping and spurred by the opportunity to capitalize on white spaces and a more demanding consumer, new-age brands are emerging. Eyeing a $100bn addressable market by 2025, direct-to-cu...
Staffing for IT services: A perspective
Staffing industry makes a vital contribution to the economy and provides easy access to jobs and career opportunities. Historically, the global staffing industry has outpaced labor market growth and has grown by 5% CAGR between 2010 and 2018.