Skill Sets for a Company Secretary

A Company Secretary is primarily responsible for looking after company laws and compliance of filing necessary returns. He has to interact and be a point of contact for personnel, thereby making his task a difficult one, which requires him…

What is Company Secretary?

Every company requires Company Secretary who can help in statutory and legal filing requirements. Contrary to the name, it is not a mere secretarial position, there are various responsibilities which a CS has to follow. He is the legal expert…

Accounting Mistakes that New Entrepreneurs should Avoid

Priyansh loved meeting his uncle, a CA, over a cup of chai. Today was different though, he was more than excited to meet him, and disclose the greatest decisions of his life: he had quit his job and already started working on his start-up.…

Why Accounting is Important for Businesses?

Businesses spend a great amount of time and money in recording their financial transactions. However, are these painstaking efforts finally worth it? Let’s explore what role accounting has to play in businesses. Accounting is extremely…

How Analytics can be useful for developing Smart Cities

Have you ever wondered if big data can be useful in planning our cities and managing resources for the greater good of all citizens? Consumers these days are presenting the market with lot of data. You click on a certain page, Google…

Understanding SWOT Analysis with a case study

Vikas, a CFA student, was preparing for his project, when her sister interrupted to nag him as usual. “Bhaiya, what are you always doing? What is this box?”, Seema inquisitively asked. “Seema, you’re always full of questions.…

Email Etiquettes that an Investment Banker must know

Major chunk of the work profile of an investment banker includes liasoning with clients and top level managers. Communication plays an essential role in this area, and hence one should be upgrade their skills to appear courteous and professional…

Understanding Company Analysis in Investment Research

At Starbucks, Meera was merrily sipping her coffee happy with her cousin Rhea’s visit. “It’s a treat for your promotion!”, she had exclaimed. Smiling at her, Rhea said, “Yes, it is a treat.” “Rhea, you work as an investment…

Top Trends in the Financial Services Industry

The finance sector is a highly volatile sector, which immediately gets affected by various reasons: be it technology, government regulations, fiscal and monetary policies, trade relations, tax changes, etc. Come 2016 and after bidding adieu…

Skills Required to do CPA

CPA is a highly revered accountancy course in the United States, who has the statutory right to conduct audits, quite similar to the Chartered Accountancy Course in India. However, passing this exam is not an easy feat, and requires a flair…