Polysilicon Prices The prices of polysilicon have gone up a bit in the last few months as poly producers have sharply reduced utilization to 50% or lower. With prices at $15/kg and costs of $30/kg, many of the smaller poly producers have just shut shop and left the industry. However the bigger players which account […]

CRISIL CRISIL is a global analytical company providing ratings, research, and risk and policy advisory services. Standard and Poor’s which is the world’s foremost provider of independent credit ratings is CRISIL’s  majority shareholder. S&P is a part of The McGraw-Hill Companies. CRISIL’s rating experience covers more than 45000 entities, including 30,000 small and medium enterprises […]

Leverage Buyout Leverage Buyout is the process of acquiring a firm in which the investment for acquiring is made partially by equity and partially by other debt instruments (borrowing). The acquisition of the company or a segment of the company is funded by debt. The assets of the acquired company are used as collateral for […]

After Solyndra, it is SoloPower The bankruptcy of solar thin film company Solyndra was one of the most dramatic debacles in the current solar downturn. The company which had raised over a billion dollars from government and private sources went kaput one fine day. Solyndra was a massive blot in the DOE’s track record of […]

Axis Bank Ltd. Axis Bank Ltd. was formerly known as UTI Bank and was the first of the new private banks to have begun operations in 1994, when the Government of India allowed new private banks to be established. The Bank as on 31st December, 2011 is capitalized to the extent of Rs. 412.57 Crores […]

Supply Chain Management In today’s modern era where Globalization is the buzzword and people are thriving for excellence and head-on competition is seen everywhere, Supply Chain Management or the SCM is regarded as one of the most widely used strategies by the organization to compete in the global environment. The world is moving on the […]