Let your business evolve just like you do!

When you are born, you have no memory of anything but the things you see around you. These things become memories with each passing day. The next day you wake up you have something that you remember from your past. That something can either be your family, friends, the sounds around you, the food you taste, the so called domain objects. It is like someone gave you a command to wake up, observe or do things through the day, remember the same and go to sleep. This is what all of us have been doing and will do throughout our existence.

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What's your (Fin)Tech Stack?

Recently, I was going through the Institutional Investors Trading technology ranking for 2017 which tracks asset management, buy side Trading firms and Exchanges who are at the forefront of technology innovation to drive their business. I have been following these rankings since 2013 and happy to see Arcesium in that list this year which has been spawned off from D. E. Shaw in 2015 and provide post trade technology offerings

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Java/Akka vs PHP/Laravel

Well o well what do I say about this comparison... Both are different framework on different languages. You guys might be thinking that comparing these 2 is of no meaning as these are 2 different world in programming, well you are right on that point. I am comparing these 2 just for the fun of it and to list down how different approaches are taken under consideration in making these 2 programming languages and framework and will let you decide what to choose in which project.

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Change not an option anymore for Investment Advisory Industry in India

The ecosystem surrounding the Distribution of Investment Advice in Indian Markets is going through a major structural change. On one hand, the regulatory landscape is expected to get tougher for Investment Advisers, Mutual Fund Distributors, Stock brokers and Chartered Accountants who as part of their business activities explicitly or incidentally provide Investment advice to clients and distribute Investment products as well on a non - fiduciary basis. A recent SEBI consultation expresses its intent to follow a global trend of delineating those individual and organizations acting as distributors versus advisers who will be required to act as ‘fiduciary on behalf of clients’.

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Demonetisation has changed the rules

How can Indian startups respond? The Prime Minister recently announced his intention to propel India to less-cash economy. Demonetisation has made a transition that may organically have taken a decade, a forced change, a market condition. People who are uncomfortable with transacting online and normally stay away from plastics and devices, now have no choice but to adapt. Such is the nature of evolution: it’s all encompassing, ruthless and ultimately beneficial for the race.

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