Category: Industry Research

The weighted average solar bid tariff in 2018 reduced to Rs 2.73 per unit as against Rs 3.01 per unit in 2017 and Rs 5.01 per unit in 2016.
April 24, 2019, 9:28 a.m.

Small business loans disbursed under the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana (PMMY) have fallen short of the target set for 2018-19. Against a target of ₹3-lakh crore, only ₹2.73-lakh crore was disbursed as on March 31, 2019, according to government data.
April 23, 2019, 4:04 p.m.

The micro finance industry is on the path of recovery and is likely to see a growth of 20-22 per cent in 2019-20 despite last year’s liquidity squeeze, according to rating agency ICRA.
April 23, 2019, 3:42 p.m.

Tight supply and a drop in output has seen the average prices of cardamom at the Bodinayakanur (Tamil Nadu) auctions touch a new high of ₹1,752/kg.
April 23, 2019, 3:18 p.m.

March domestic passenger (pax) traffic grew just 0.1% YoY as the industry reels from ticket cancellations caused by Jet Airway’s ongoing financial plight & grounding of Boeing 737 Max leading to capacity constraints.
April 23, 2019, 11:17 a.m.

Mutual funds have Rs 3.2 lakh crore exposure to non-bank lenders and Rs 1.3 lakh crore of this matures in the next three months.
April 23, 2019, 9:42 a.m.

A revival of Jet Airways India Ltd., once the nation’s biggest carrier by market value, is at risk as days roll by since its operations were completely halted.
April 23, 2019, 9:34 a.m.

Switching subsidies from kerosene to off-grid solar energy can help India cut its ballooning subsidy bills, improve electricity access for households and mitigate indoor pollution.
April 23, 2019, 5:48 a.m.

Auto ancillaries would also be impacted on account of the slowdown in demand and production cuts across OEMs. Easing prices of key raw materials such as plastic, rubber (average 8% decline YoY), aluminum (14% decline YoY) are expected to provide some solace on the margins front.
April 22, 2019, 11:19 a.m.

While increased demand (flowing from NBFC’s erstwhile share of the pie) is expected to aid on yields in 4QFY19E, credit costs could be a key aspect to monitor.
April 22, 2019, 11:19 a.m.