Knowledge Series

In today’s vulnerable, uncertain, complex and ambiguous business ecosystem, an environment we generally refer to as the ‘VUCA’ world, it has become imperative for enterprises to become increasingly...
Oct 17, 2018
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Since the new government came into power in May 2014 with its vision to make India globally competitive and contributing a larger chunk to international trade, the country has witnessed numerous...
Sep 25, 2018
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After nearly a decade, the government has set out to revisit and revamp one of the most crucial pieces of legislature in the Indian context, i.e., the Income Tax Act, 1961 (“ITA”). Considering the...
Jun 13, 2018
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Trade finance influences economic conditions, public policy, living standards, and the degree of financial inclusion. The role of trade finance in trade is very important, and is in different forms...
Jun 04, 2018
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Discount is a mode of incentivising customers to buy more goods from the dealer and is an inherent element in any business. It is a cost of doing business which is always accounted for by dealers/...
May 29, 2018
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The Finance Minister recently announced that India had leapt 30 ranks in the World Bank’s ease of doing business index for 2017, climbing up from its previous rank of 130. The index comprises...
Mar 06, 2018
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The Indian banking system is on the brink of facing a crisis in the form of bur­geoning gross non-per­forming assets (GNPA) which account for ~14 per cent in public sector bank assets, 4 per cent in...
Sep 29, 2017
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The introduction of Indian Account­ing Standards (Ind AS) has brought a paradigm shift in accounting. This has brought India closer to the international standards of financial reporting; thereby,...
Sep 29, 2017
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From the Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) results reported by Phase-I companies for the year ended 31 March 2017, it is clear that the impact of Ind AS adoption has been all-pervasive and not...
Sep 06, 2017
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The value of a high-performing team has long been rec­ognized. It’s why savvy investors in start-ups often value the quality of the team and the interac­tion of the founding members more than the...
Aug 31, 2017
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Can you imagine running a business without use of technology? It seems very difficult, perhaps almost impossible to most of us. It is not just new age businesses that are technology dependent; even...
Aug 31, 2017
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Most of the leadership advice aimed at senior functional managers is how to build, align, energize, and guide a world-class team. This is a challenging task in its own right, but we all know it isn’t...
Jul 25, 2017
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The issue of sexual harassment of women at the workplace is of concern to both women and employers, as several studies indicate that sexual harassment touches the lives of nearly 40–60 per cent of...
Jul 25, 2017
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Indian Accounting Standards (IND AS) have been made applicable by the central government, in a phased manner from financial year (FY) 2016-17. Since its implementation, taxpayers have expressed...
Jun 21, 2017
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One of the largest e-commerce players in the US was recently hit by a fraud scheme run from its resource centre in India, which resulted in losses running into several crores of rupees. The scheme...
Jun 21, 2017
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