Clifford Alvares

Having addressed business, stock markets and personal finance for the last 18 years, Clifford Alvares has ridden the roller-coaster markets - up close and personal -successfully, traversing the downs and relishing the rises. The greater part of his journalistic ventures has gone into shaping articles about how to shape portfolios

Latest Articles By Clifford Alvares

The Most Comprehensive Rankings Of India Inc

The Annual BW Real 500 ranking involves screening a database of over 10,000 companies. All companies — both listed on the stock exchanges and the unlisted — whose audited financial data was available with Ace Equity Corporate Database as on October 1, 2014, were considered for the exercise

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BW Real 500: Catching Up Fast

Bank of baroda is setting up processes to cut back on credit turnaround & make itself digitally future-ready

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BW Real 500: Digital Edge

Faced with multiple challenges of a slow corporate sector affecting asset quality and profitability, the banking sector didn’t have a smooth sailing last year. But despite the headwinds, a tactical shift towards higher-rated borrowers and a focus on retail credit has seen ICICI Bank chart an outlier’s journey in the competitive world of banking

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BW Real 500: The Metal Giant

In the past two years, the company established a logistics systems and started a centralised procurement process across plants, enabling the cost benefits of scale

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BW Real 500: The Tough Grind It Out

BW Real 500 Rankings are unique as, unlike other rankings, we look at asset size and the ability of businesses to generate revenues from their investments. Hence, size, scale and efficiencies are paramount in our rankings

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Reliance MF’s Further Rs 6,000 Crore CPSE ETF Offer Has Scope For Decent Returns

Ten PSU Navratnas are being divested as a part of the disinvestment program which will expand the corpus of the CPSE ETF

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E-money: The Future Of Money

Money is changing form more easily and going places at breathtaking speed — and digital money could look vastly different in 20 years

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‘UPI Is To Online Payment What ATM Was To Withdrawals’

BW Businessworld recently caught up with the chief executive officer of HSBC India for his thoughts on demonetisation and digitalisation

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India's Super Rich: Celebrating Success

BW Businessworld celebrates the super-rich promoters and their innate ability to turn their dreams into reality — i.e. create wealth. A look at the list of super rich Indians.

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Investors: A Cut Above The Rest

Some have made billions through entrepreneurship, and others identified the right enterprises to ride on to become rich

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