“We were not taught financial literacy in school. It takes a lot of work and time to change your thinking and to become financially literate.”
Everyday, something or the other seems to occur around the globe and capture everyone’s attention. The world we live in today has become increasingly unpredictable. This brings in the need to stay well-versed with news and comprehend what’s happening in our environment!
The reality is that business and investment spending are the true leading indicators of the economy and the stock market. If you want to know where the stock market is headed, forget about consumer spending and retail sales figures. Look to business spending, price inflation, interest rates, and productivity gains.
Our daily lives are deeply affected by what happens in the stock markets.
Financial news encompasses several aspects such as the movements of the stock market, the performances of companies and their stocks, the currency strength and its relations with other major currencies of the world and other company news. These aspects impact our lives as prices of commodities are governed by them. The decision to buy a house, a car or even a computer can be taken more judiciously after assessing the mortgage rates and other financial parameters.
D- Street, Shri Ram College of Commerce seeks to spread financial literacy, general awareness regarding international and national affairs and the need to inculcate the habit of being informed.
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