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Millennials prefer life insurance over other financial assets: Study

Millennials prefer life insurance over other financial assets: Study

Finance
MUMBAI: A majority of millennials look at life insurance as a preferred financial instrument to invest in, to meet their financial goals, says a survey. The findings are based on a survey by Assocham and IndiaFirst Life Insurance conducted to study savings and investment patterns of about 1,000 individuals in the age group of 18-35 years across Maharashtra. "Higher cover at lower premium rates, simplified buying process aided with quick customer service and easy documentation makes life insurance a preferred financial asset," showed the the survey titled, Household savings and simplification of insurance. Nearly, two-third (70 per cent) of millennials preferred life insurance as preferred instruments, closely followed by mutual funds (69 per cent) and fixed/recurring deposits (64 per cent)...
Jorgie Porter teases assets as robe gapes open in jaw-dropping reveal

Jorgie Porter teases assets as robe gapes open in jaw-dropping reveal

Entertainment
Hollyoaks actress Jorgie Porter, 30, left her fans gawping as she posed in a gaping white dressing gown.The former Hollyoaks cast member, who played Theresa McQueen from 2008 to 2016, was seen lying on a luxurious bed with no make up.Flaunting her legs and her décolletage, Jorgie stole the show as her dressing gown threatened to expose everything.Not only that, Jorgie also flaunted her assets in a plunging black top while she smouldered for the camera. Related Articles It is safe to say her fans loved it as they rushed to the snap to compliment her, as one posting: "You gorgeous angel."Another added: "Looking beautiful my dear Jorgie."A third wrote: "Wow you're such a sexy woman." INSTAGRAM STU...
Banks have first right over pledged assets, rules tribunal

Banks have first right over pledged assets, rules tribunal

Finance
MUMBAI: In a landmark ruling, the appellate tribunal on matters related to the Prevention of Money Laundering Act has ruled that Enforcement Directorate cannot claim rights over assets of people suspected of criminal activity if banks have created prior rights over them through lending. The tribunal has ruled in favour of Standard Chartered Bank in a dispute involving the ED on the Winsome Diamonds & Jewellery case saying that it would be against the spirit of the Money Laundering Act if assets pledged are not available for banks to recover their dues. “The mortgaged properties of the appellant bank cannot be attached or confiscated unless link and nexus directly or indirectly established,” Justice Manmohan Singh, chairman of the tribunal wrote in his order passed on August...
Turkey to freeze 2 U.S. officials' assets over sanctions

Turkey to freeze 2 U.S. officials' assets over sanctions

World
Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday his country will freeze assets of U.S. officials in Turkey in retaliation of U.S. sanctions against them. Erdogan said he would freeze assets of "U.S. secretaries of justice and interior in Turkey," in a speech Saturday at the ruling Justice and Development Party's congress for its women's organization in Ankara. "Those who think that they can make Turkey take a step back by resorting to threatening language and absurd sanctions show that they do not know the Turkish nation," Erdogan said. Erdogan added the countries should sort out the dispute soon. "The channels of diplomacy are working very intensely," Erdogan said. "I think that we will leave behind a major chunk of differences between us soon." The move comes afte...
Rihanna clutches at assets as she spills out of eye-popping dress

Rihanna clutches at assets as she spills out of eye-popping dress

Entertainment
Wenn OCEAN'S 8: Rihanna spilled out of her plunging dress as she posed on the red carpet The singer-turned-actress descended upon London tonight for the UK premiere of US box office smash hit Ocean's 8.Rihanna portrays Nine Ball in the all-female heist drama led by Sandra Bullock, 53, who plays crime ringleader Debbie Ocean.And while the 30-year-old musician may not be as established in the acting world as her co-stars, she more than held her own on the red carpet this evening.No doubt causing onlookers to stop and stare, the Diamonds songstress wrapped her killer curves in a striking gold foil dress, which featured an off-the-shoulder design. Bajan beauty Rihanna in pictures  ...