Small Business

SMBs driving demand for web professionals: Endurance survey

NEW DELHI: The demand for digital presence amongst Small and Micro Businesses (SMBs) in Covid-19 is driving a positive sentiment for India’s web professionals, says a survey by Endurance International Group (EIG), according to a release. Web professionals collectively include web designers, developers, digital agencies, IT service providers, and any business that helps other businesses […]

Investment

John Malone says he’s buying hard assets like housing in bet on currency devaluation

Liberty Media Chairman John Malone said hard assets look attractive as the unprecedented coronavirus stimulus is poised to lead to a depreciation in currencies. “We’ve survived this [pandemic] because of enormous fiscal and monetary stimulus,” Malone said in an interview that aired Thursday with CNBC’s David Faber. “And I’ve got to believe this will lead to devaluation […]

Technology

Mphasis Consulting acquires UK-based Datalytyx for up to 13.3 million pounds

New Delhi: IT firm Mphasis on Thursday said its subsidiary Mphasis Consulting has acquired UK-based Datalytyx for up to 13.3 million pounds (about Rs 130.4 crore). The acquisition is expected to provide access to strengthen Mphasis next-generation Data GTM Strategy and provide higher value partnership status with Snowflake and Talend for cloud-based data services, a […]

Finance

Here’s what you need to know about impact investing, where returns are not the only reward

GYRO PHOTOGRAPHY | amana images | Getty Images Growing rapidly within the socially responsible investing landscape is the world of so-called impact investing, which deploys your money more directly toward solving societal problems. Largely executed through direct investing platforms, this approach addresses specific problems, such as alleviating poverty in certain communities or reducing pollution. These […]

Small Business

Cramer rips Congress over failure to pass Covid stimulus, says it has ‘doomed’ small businesses

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday ripped Congress and President Donald Trump‘s administration for their inability to strike a deal on additional coronavirus relief this fall, contending the lack of fiscal support has caused permanent damage to small and medium-sized businesses across the U.S. “I really hate to say this, but I think that Congress has […]