TMS Ep150: Inflation, green hydrogen, new-age tech stocks, on-device wallet

The writing was already there on the wall. Numbers simply confirmed it. For customers — who had been already reeling underneath excessive fuels and meals prices– the Tuesday night information that March inflation has surged to six.95% wasn’t stunning. Amid all this, chief financial advisor V Anantha Nageswaran’s assertion gives some hope. He has steered that the federal government could share some burden if oil costs stay above $ 110 per barrel mark. However is there a reduction within the offing?

Excessive oil costs are the primary driving drive behind the rocketing inflation. For lengthy, nations world wide have been working to modify to different fuel– which can be environmentally pleasant. Inexperienced Hydrogen is certainly one of them, and matches the invoice. And loads is occurring on this entrance in India too. Authorities had launched a inexperienced hydrogen coverage in February this 12 months. And giants of India Inc. like Reliance, Larsen & Tourbo and Adani have introduced initiatives price Rs 6 trillion. So how is that this sector shaping up? And can guarantees flip into realty?

Hovering inflation resulting from excessive oil costs has led to a shift in RBI’s coverage stance. After a gleeful rally that the new-age expertise shares noticed in 2021, the uncertainty over gradual withdrawal of liquidity spooked buyers as shares collapsed beneath their situation costs within the later half of the 12 months. Nevertheless, after an extended lull, a rebound seen out there has lifted new-age expertise shares off their lows within the final one month. So, is the magic returning to new-age expertise shares or are buyers witnessing a short-term euphoric overshoot?

After the markets, allow us to see how expertise helps folks switch and settle for cash with none problem. Following the RBI’s pointers, India’s funds processor has designed an on-device pockets for Unified Funds Interface (UPI) transactions as much as Rs 200. What’s it? And the way will it make the life of individuals dwelling in areas with restricted or no web connectivity simpler? Hearken to this podcast to know all of it.

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