L&T Finance’s pivot and PolicyBazaar IPO to set the stage for LIC’s listing

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Advait here. We need jobs. We need strong cash flow-driven businesses. And we need a strong financial sector that can fund new factories, roads, hospitals, affordable housing and other infrastructure to generate those jobs. But there is a problem, thrown up by L&T Finance’s recent Q2 numbers. It piques your curiosity. There’s more. Furquan takes a look at PolicyBazaar’s upcoming …

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Advait Palepu

Advait is a financial journalist and a former writer at The Morning Context. Here, he wrote on India’s banks, the wider financial services industry and the fintech ecosystem. He has previously worked with the Economic and Political Weekly, Business Standard, BloombergQuint and MediaNama, where he covered everything from the Reserve Bank of India to fintech policy.

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advait@mailtmc.com

Mumbai

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Furquan Moharkan

Furquan leads the banking coverage at The Morning Context. A business journalist with eight years of experience and a best-selling author, in his earlier stints as a reporter with the Deccan Herald and a columnist at The Banker, he wrote on banking, financial markets and regulatory affairs. He has extensively covered India's debt market crisis, banking crisis and the fall of Yes Bank.

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furquan@mailtmc.com

Delhi