For years, the world has been glorifying renewable energy or green energy. Many climate change accords have been signed, and countries have capped their carbon emission limits. However, the propensity towards ‘green energy’ seems to have left the globe in an energy crisis. The crisis that seems to have spread from Europe through Asia can […]
India’s metal stocks and the NIFTY METAL index have been rallying. Steel prices are soaring and iron ore prices have started to slump. Iron ore is the key raw material used to manufacture steel, yet both are following opposite trends. In December 2020, we at marketfeed discussed the soaring steel prices and how it was […]
One of the biggest real estate companies in China is on the brink of collapse. There is speculation whether it could lead to a similar crisis as that of the Lehman Brothers downfall in the US in 2008. Stock markets around the world have already registered significant corrections as a result of the news from […]
Right now, the economic situation in Sri Lanka is grave. It has piled up external debt over the years, has run out of its foreign reserves, and is facing a food crisis. Two superpowers are plotting a strategic game amidst the crisis— India and China. In this piece, we discuss the economic crisis, what led […]
As part of their continued crackdown on tech companies, the Chinese government has asked after-school tutoring institutions in the education technology (ed-tech) sector to convert into not-for-profit entities. Ed-tech companies would also be barred from raising funds, launching a public issue (IPO), or acquiring other educational services. This has led to a massive sell-off of […]
Since the beginning of 2021, many countries have reopened their economies and introduced large stimulus packages amidst the (ongoing) Covid-19 pandemic. There was also strong demand for various industrial raw materials from large importers such as China. As a result, the prices of commodities such as iron, steel, copper, and crude oil had skyrocketed and […]
Cryptocurrencies have crashed. This time in a manner never seen before. The last time we saw Bitcoin was down ~32%, Ethereum down by ~40%, and Dogecoin down by ~41%. The crash has wiped out nearly USD 1 trillion of investor wealth globally. That is nearly Rs 73 lakh crore to speak in Indian Rupee(INR) terms. […]
All countries around the world are collectively facing a rather difficult problem- the shortage of shipping containers! Exporters are having a tough time trying to ship their products to other countries. What has been the main reason for such a shortage? Will India be affected? Find out all details regarding the global container shortage crisis, in this article!
The Ant Group recently announced, what is called the world’s biggest IPO to raise $34 Billion(approx Rs 2.51 lakh crore). A day before the IPO was to be launched, it was called off due to problems with the Chinese regulators. Let us take a peek into the history of Ant Group and the problems that surrounded the IPO.