Opinion: Jet's Banks Finally Accept The Airline Is Dead

Opinion: Jet's Banks Finally Accept The Airline Is Dead

Andy Mukherjee, Bloomberg Opinion | Monday June 24, 2019

With the insolvency tribunal taking Jet Airways India Ltd. under its wing on Thursday, there may be one more abortive attempt to sell it whole

Opinion: India's Exotic Funds Are a $40 Billion Time-Bomb For Investors

Opinion: India's Exotic Funds Are a $40 Billion Time-Bomb For Investors

Andy Mukherjee, Bloomberg Opinion | Wednesday June 19, 2019

Exotic funds, designed for wealthy investors, have grown to $40 billion from nothing in just seven years, expanding by 71% in the 12 months through March

Opinion: Most Inspired Choice In PM Modi's New Cabinet A Non-Politician

Opinion: Most Inspired Choice In PM Modi's New Cabinet A Non-Politician

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Monday June 03, 2019

Partly by default, and partly by design, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has managed to assemble a newish-looking team for his second term. Hopefully, the freshness will carry over to ideas.

Opinion: Modi Reigns Supreme. Now India's Economy Awaits

Opinion: Modi Reigns Supreme. Now India's Economy Awaits

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Thursday May 23, 2019

In a UK-style parliamentary democracy, people voted for PM Modi as though he was their de facto president.

Opinion: Rahul Gandhi's NYAY Tests Firebrand US Lawmaker's Ideas

Opinion: Rahul Gandhi's NYAY Tests Firebrand US Lawmaker's Ideas

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Tuesday April 09, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Andrew Yang might not even be aware of it, but the controversial economic ideas espoused by the two young U.S. politicians are being tested in a national election thousands of miles away.

Opinion: Supreme Court Verdict On Insolvency Law Hits Credibility Of RBI

Opinion: Supreme Court Verdict On Insolvency Law Hits Credibility Of RBI

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Wednesday April 03, 2019

Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down a controversial 2018 directive from the Reserve Bank of India, which gave lenders a 180-day deadline to resolve non-performing loans.

Opinion: Take A Bow, Ericsson, In How You Handled Anil Ambani Case

Opinion: Take A Bow, Ericsson, In How You Handled Anil Ambani Case

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Tuesday March 19, 2019

To see just how badly they have bungled RCom, consider the stinging rebuke the lenders received from an appeals judge at India's bankruptcy tribunal last week:

Opinion: How Tata Can Keep Its Hold on Jaguar Land Rover

Opinion: How Tata Can Keep Its Hold on Jaguar Land Rover

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Wednesday March 06, 2019

Investors' concerns haven't fully dissipated, and that shows the problem with the sprawling Tata Group's structure.

Opinion: Jet A Semi-State-Owned Airline, Taxpayers Already Fund Air India

Opinion: Jet A Semi-State-Owned Airline, Taxpayers Already Fund Air India

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Thursday February 21, 2019

The gamble, which seeks to avoid putting Jet Airways into court-administered bankruptcy, will be put to a shareholder vote on February 21.

Opinion: Zee Crisis Shows IL&FS Impact Beyond Finance

Opinion: Zee Crisis Shows IL&FS Impact Beyond Finance

Andy Mukherjee, Bloomberg Opinion | Tuesday January 29, 2019

Although the stake-sale plan has been known for a while, the official explanation so far was that Zee wanted a partner to become a -global media-tech player.-

Opinion: Jeff Bezos Vs Mukesh Ambani Is The Bout That Had To Happen

Opinion: Jeff Bezos Vs Mukesh Ambani Is The Bout That Had To Happen

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Tuesday January 22, 2019

Walmart Inc.'s splashy acquisition last year of Flipkart Online Services Pvt., the homegrown e-tailer giving Amazon.com Inc. a solid run for its money, might have given the impression of a two-horse race.

Opinion: Jet Airways Needed Just One Rupee to Avoid This Tailspin

Opinion: Jet Airways Needed Just One Rupee to Avoid This Tailspin

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Friday January 04, 2019

The problem is that as 2015 was ending, Jet was earning only half a rupee more in revenue per seat kilometer than IndiGo.

Opinion: After Big Exit, The Assault On RBI's Autonomy Is Just Starting

Opinion: After Big Exit, The Assault On RBI's Autonomy Is Just Starting

Andy Mukherjee, Bloomberg Opinion | Friday December 21, 2018

Their first move, unveiled Thursday, is an innocuous - even laudable - infusion of 410 billion rupees ($5.9 billion) into troubled state-run lenders, bumping up this fiscal year's outlay for bank recapitalization by 63 percent to 1.06 trillion rupees.

Opinion: India Misses Wake-Up Call From IL&FS Crisis

Opinion: India Misses Wake-Up Call From IL&FS Crisis

Andy Mukherjee, Bloomberg Opinion | Monday November 26, 2018

After IL&FS blew up, the funding market froze, and the credit industry cried mommy, begging the central bank to act as the lender of the last resort.

Opinion: Ugly RBI Row As India Policy-Making Catches "Silicon Valley Bug"

Opinion: Ugly RBI Row As India Policy-Making Catches "Silicon Valley Bug"

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Monday November 12, 2018

Rajan strongly opposed the idea of handing supervision of the government securities market to the stock-market regulator.