What Led to the Franklin India Crisis

April 26, 2020

The financial industry in India is seeing some unusual and even some unprecedented events due to COVID19. As everyone is trying to maintain some sanity, Franklin Templeton takes an unexpected step by closing six debt fund schemes. This has definitely shaken up the Indian Mutual Fund industry.

Here’s our take on what lead FT to take this step.

Knowledge Series: COVID-19 Crisis – India VIX and Market Returns

April 3, 2020

We have all been reading about India VIX in the news. But what is VIX and what does it really mean?

In a nutshell, India VIX is a volatility index based on the NIFTY Index Option prices. The index measure the expected market volatility over the next 30 calendar days.

Read our complete article to understand how COVID affected India VIX.