Tis the season for shopping… And for many of us, that means online shopping – and a lot of that happens through Amazon. Today’s infographic breaks down Amazon’s business model, successes, as well as how the company makes its money. [via]Read More How Amazon Makes Money
How much money does Apple & other top companies make each second? Does any other company even come close? Today’s infographic visualizes the most profitable companies on the Fortune 500, and it shows this in units of “profit per second”. [via]Read More How Much Money Do Top Companies Make Each Second?
For many entry-level investors, hedge funds are shrouded in mystery and exclusivity. Today’s infographic breaks down the basics on hedge funds, including their typical structure, fees, trading strategies, and the pros and cons associated with investing in them. [via]Read More What is a Hedge Fund?
What would happen if you had invested $1,000 in some of America’s most iconic companies right before the start of the financial crisis? Today’s chart looks at how you would have fared. Using big names like Starbucks, Walmart, Amazon, Microsoft, Apple, and Coca-Cola we look at stock performance since 2007. [via]Read More What $1,000 Invested in These Companies 10 Years Ago would be Worth Today
At the stroke of midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. We all remember this historic quote from the “Tryst with Destiny” speech by Jawaharlal Nehru on the eve of India’s Independence in August 1947. But who would have believed that after 69 years there will be another roar from our current…Read More The Journey of Demonetization
RBI (The Reserve The Bank of India) has issued Rs 500 note on the second week of November 2016. Government of India have discontinued old Rs 500 note and Rs 1000 note on the midnight of 8th November 2016 to wipe off fake currency and black money from India by launching new Rs 500 note.…Read More RBI Issues Rs 500 Note with Features
RBI (The Reserve The Bank of India) has issued Rs 2000 note on the second week of November 2016 following the discontinuation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 note with the purpose of wiping off fake currency and black money from India. This Rs 2000 note infographic below explains the features in more detail for…Read More RBI Issues Rs 2000 Note with Features
The reason why some countries are rich and others poor depends on many things, including the quality of their institutions, the culture they have, the natural resources they find and what latitude they’re on. [via]Read More Why Some Countries Are Poor and Others Rich
If you were setting out to make a country rich, what kind of mindsets and ideas would be most likely to achieve your goals? We invent a country, Richland, and try to imagine the psychology of its inhabitants.[via]Read More How to Make a Country Rich
Economists constantly refer to inflation and tend to suggest it is a Very Bad Thing. But why exactly, where does it come from and what could one do to tame it? [via]Read More What is Inflation?