Sep 2018

The Luxury Issue

The September issue brings you a taste of royalty through three of the world’s most exclusive businesses with a royal connection: milliners Lock & Co, perfumer Floris, and shotgun maker Purdey.

VIP Industries: Thinking out of the box 

With a portfolio that caters to everyone, the luggage major plans to repeat its feat of quadrupling net profit in the next five years.


India’s growth is not at risk: KM Birla  

Global headwinds will not derail India’s growth story says Kumar Mangalam Birla.


Etsy’s India plans 

India-Etsy‘s managing director Himanshu Wardhan says he wants every person who is making anything to be on Etsy.


Health check: The big bank merger  

The proposed consolidation of Bank of Baroda, Dena Bank, and Vijaya Bank will see a mega-bank with assets of ₹606,782 crore, and combined gross non performing assets (NPAs) of ₹79,320 crore


Ola raises $50 million

The latest funding round values Ola at nearly $4.3 billion.


India needs to tread cautiously

The overhang of debt of many emerging countries could potentially spark off another crisis in the global economy.