Brief History of TCS, Infosys, and HDFC Bank!

Famous as the Indian MNC, Tata Consultancy Services is one of the major IT giants in India. It has a history spanning widely for 30 plus years. TCS is one of the largest private sector employers in India. This can be seen in the fact that TCS has about 3,00,000 employees. Read on for theRead More

What are Discount Brokers?

What are Discount Brokers Let’s go back in time a few years to the year 2000. You are in a great mood and want to purchase a state of the art, new, expensive television for your bedroom. Great! And so you quickly get ready, perhaps have a family member or friend come along, and goRead More

Mayday!!! Ready for free trading in May?

Free Trading in May Have you read the latest news? It seems that there are some who aren’t pleased with the idea that you, the end user, should reap the rewards of low costs and have the savings passed on to you. You see, most brokers do the opposite: they charge huge brokerage fees andRead More

It’s time for a reality check…

Reality Check Face it: you could be doing better with your finances than you are right now. The tips and advisory services your full service broker is providing  you is not helping you. You wonder why you’re not earning from the markets when the Sensex is rallying.   Here’s a test: did your investments earnRead More

Can you do us a favor and answer 2 quick questions?

We Want to Perfect MarketTalk We have two simple questions that we hope you can answer. 1) What do you like about MarketTalk? 2) What do you dislike about MarketTalk? Based on your feedback, we’re looking to make MarketTalk better than ever before.   P.S. Ask one of your friends to subscribe to MarketTalk. It would meanRead More

Trade Academy is Launched! (Beta)

The wait is finally over. After having received hundreds of emails and phone calls from excited users around the world, we are proud to launch Trade Academy (Beta), our educational portal to increase investor awareness. Trade Academy incorporates valuable feedback from experts around the world and keeps the learner in mind at every stage. This is only the start.Read More

Is India’s GDP really higher than China’s GDP?

Much has been said and written about India’s latest GDP figure release: a 7.5% year on year growth rate for the last quarter of 2014-2015. This shocked economists and the markets alike, since the markets had priced in and expected a figure closer to 5.5%. When details of the GDP figure were released, it wasRead More

iPhone App Released for RKSV Users! Valentine’s Day Promo Extended

iPhone Users Rejoice! You can now trade on the go using RKSV’s NEST Trader Platform on the iPhone. Get live streaming quotes, monitor your positions, and buy and sell stocks right on your iPhone. Simply visit the Apple App Store and download the app on to your iPhone! Valentine’s Day Promotion Extended! We received yourRead More

Having the Monday Blues?

Having the Monday Blues? I recently read an article on Forbes that talks about 11 ways to beat the “Monday Blues”. In case you’re not familiar with the term, Mondays are apparently the day of the week  when people are their productive lowest. In a nutshell, people just hate Mondays.   I was not aware of thatRead More

Obama’s Visit to India: A Moment to Reflect Upon

A Landmark Republic Day Visit Unfolding in front of our very own eyes is an event that will undoubtedly go down in history as one of those rare political moments that marked a turn for the better for both nations involved. When US President Barack Obama lands in Delhi, it will mark the first timeRead More

The truth behind the massive bull run!

The Great Bull Run: The (seemingly) never ending marathon! Markets are up! Markets are down! The RBI cuts the Repo rate….markets move up! Analysts expect a correction in the markets…but the markets move up again! Nifty and Sensex hit all time highs…surely, a correction must occur? Markets move up again!  “A correction is expected”. MarketsRead More