Microfinance as the next wave of Financial Inclusion: RBI Deputy Governor

Mr.M.K.Jain, Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India while speaking at the inaugural session of the Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) National Microfinance Congress 2019 at Mumbai, said that “Microfinance, involving the extension of small loans and other financial services to low-income groups, is a very important economic conduit designed to facilitate financial…

Position of a partnership firm when a partner dies or retires or becomes insolvent

Section 42 of the Indian Partnership Act, 1932 (“Act”) provides for dissolution of partnership on occurrence of certain contingencies which includes ‘death of the partner’ or ‘adjudication of a partner as an insolvent’ or if constituted for a fixed term, by the expiry of that term, etc.as one of those contingencies. However, the partnership need…