Regional Outlook

Indian Investment Landscape

Indian Investment Landscape

MarketCurrents welcomed Bharat Bhise of Bravia Capital in New York as well as Nitai Utkarsh of HeroMoto Corp’s family office based out of Delhi. Sumehr Sondhi moderated this panel on The Indian Investment Landscape.

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Wealth Management Connect (WMC) to bolster investment in Greater Bay Area

March 19. 2021
Residents of Hong Kong, Guangdong and Macau will be allowed to invest in a new scheme. The pilot plan, Wealth Management Connect (WMC) will allow investments across borders in the Greater Bay Area. Asia has seen a substantial rise in the number of high-net-worth individuals and first-time entrepreneurs. They have generated great wealth in a very short amount of time. Hong Kong has been battling with Singapore for prime position as a family office hub over the past couple of years. Both offer lucrative opportunities for high net worth la...

Nykaa Founder On Track To Become India’s Second Self Made Billionaire

Falguni Nayar,
Image Credit: elle.in March 11. 2021
Falguni Nayar, who founded Nykaa is on track to become India’s second self-made billionaire. Nykaa, which is India’s answer to Sephora, has become a powerhouse in the domestic beauty market. Sales soared during the pandemic, which saw most Indians stuck at home. Virtual sales performed exceedingly strong. Rising incomes in India have also helped spur Nykaa’s sales. But competition is heating up. Amazon and Shoppers Stop have presence in the region...

The Outlook for India in 2021

Feb 22. 2021
India’s economic rise has drawn parallels to the early rise of China. However, the nation faces a unique set of challenges and presents a unique set of opportunities for investors that are in contrast to its Asian counterpart.