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A daily 5-min podcast explaining the most important finance and business happenings in plain English. India focused.

  • Why is there an ATM crunch in the country?
    In today's episode for 24th June 2024, we see why the government, RBI and the banks are in a deadlock when it comes to improving ATM access across the country. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • The biggest crypto scam in history?
    In today’s episode for 21st June 2024, we tell you how an Oxford alumnus pulled off the biggest crypto scam in history. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • An HUL decision is creating jitters across Asia
    In today’s episode for 20th June 2024, we tell you why the Asian Palm Oil Alliance (APOA) is in a spot of bother over HUL’s decision to reduce palm oil in soaps. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • Why is the UK paying Tata Steel £500 million?
    In today’s episode for 19th June 2024, we tell you why the UK government is paying £500 million to Tata Steel. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • Elon Musk is overpaid. But who cares?
    In today’s episode for 18th June 2024, we tell you why Tesla’s shareholders approved Elon Musk’s $45 billion pay package, despite a Delaware court cancelling it a couple of months ago.
  • What's in a state's special category status?
    In today’s episode for 14th June 2024, we talk about the economics of according the “Special Category Status” to a state and why Bihar and Andhra Pradesh are asking for it. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • A daring heist in Dadar
    In today's episode for 13th June 2024, we talk about a midnight theft at Mumbai's Dadar and what may have motivated the thieves behind it. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • SEBI unlocks the CDS market for Mutual Funds
    In today’s episode for 12th June 2024, we tell you why SEBI has proposed to open the Credit Default Swap (CDS) market for Mutual Funds. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • Russia is now the fourth largest economy. But how?
    In today’s episode for 11th June 2024, we tell you how Russia’s economy is heading north despite sanctions by the West. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • McDonald's doesn't own the Big Mac anymore
    In today’s episode for June 10th 2024, we tell you how McDonald’s lost the exclusive right to use the Big Mac trademark to Supermac’s. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • Why is India expediting visa applications from China?
    In today’s episode for 7th June 2024, we tell you why the Indian government is easing visa procedures for the Chinese. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • Do Indian elections care about climate change?
    Yesterday was World Environment Day. But thanks to the aftermath of election results, not many of us may have noticed. So, in today’s episode for 6th June 2024, we see if India’s elections are actually green. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • Can Zimbabwe's new currency help tackle its hyperinflation?
    In today’s episode for 5th June 2024, we talk about Zimbabwe’s hyperinflation woes and see if its new currency ― ZiG (Zimbabwe Gold) can tame it. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • The real reason why RBI stores its gold in London
    In today's episode for 4th June 2024, we tell you why India's central bank—RBI (Reserve Bank of India) stacks up a significant amount of its gold reserves in UK vaults. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link here -https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • How is Amazon buying MX Player for dirt cheap?
    In today’s episode for 3rd June 2024, we take you through the rise and fall of MX Player. Speak to Ditto's advisors now, by clicking the link - https://bit.ly/4bZKRXS
  • Are flex fuel hybrid EVs the future?
    In today’s episode for 31st May 2024, we tell you why flex fuel hybrid EVs (electric vehicles) seem to look like the future of India’s auto industry and the roadblocks along the way.
  • Why is LIC so late to the health insurance party?
    In today's episode for 30th May 2024, we tell you why LIC has never dabbled in health insurance before and what seems to have changed its mind now.
  • Does Reliance want to take on Airtel in Africa?
    In today’s episode for 29th May 2024, we tell you about Reliance’s entry into the African telecom space and if this foray will wage a new war against Airtel’s presence in the continent.
  • SEBI's crackdown on fantasy stock gaming explained
    In today’s episode for 28th May 2024, we tell you why market regulator SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India) has a problem with fantasy stock trading platforms.
  • 2.1 Lakh Crore Bonanza for the government - Breaking down RBI's record transfer
    In today's episode for 27th June 2024, we talk about the huge surplus that the RBI will transfer to the government.