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Mr. Prithvi Haldea, an M.B.A. (1971) from BITS, Pilani, is the Founder-Chairman of PRIME Database Group. Between 1971 and 1988, he worked at senior positions in the corporate sector in the areas of exports, software, consulting, publishing, and advertising. He was also associated with the information industry and worked as a Consultant with The World Bank and with the U.S. Department of Commerce. Since 1989, when he created PRIME Database, he has innovated several databases on one hand and worked on investor education and protection on the other.  

Mr. Haldea is the Founder-Advisor of Invest India Economic Foundation, a premier pension research organization. Mr. Haldea is a Guest Faculty at various academic institutes. He has also addressed hundreds of conferences. 


Interviews and Articles

This is why 2016 IPOs have been a hit with investors: Expert
The IPOs of Thyrocare, TeamLease, Ujjivan Finance, Alkem Labs and Dr Lal Pathlabs were subscribed 73, 66, 41, 33 and 21 times respectively.
http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/ipo-issues-open/this-is2016-ipos-have-beenhitinvestors-expert_6538581.html

To Surf A Rising Wave
Primary markets gear up, the small investor is in for the ride. Mind the sandtraps.
http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/to-surf-a-rising-wave/223235


Books

First steps to investing : A Beginner’s Guide
http://www.iepf.gov.in/IEPF_GU/pdf/First_Steps_to_Investing_A_Beginners_Guide_Prithvi_Haldea.pdf


Videos

Prithvi Haldea, shares his view on primary market
Prithvi Haldea, CMD, Prime Database explains about the primary market situauon and also shares his views on IPO Manupulation and risk involved in investing in small IPO

 

Manipulations in IPO's
Prithvi Haldea, CMD, Prime Database shares his views on the same

 

All about an initial public offering
Lessons In Financial Literacy: S Ramesh, CEO of Kotak Investment Banking and Prithvi Haldea, Chairman and MD of Prime Database, share their views about what is an IPO, difference between an IPO and FPO and why invest in an IPO.

 

Association of Investment Bankers of India Summit
A panel discussion chaired by Bloomberg TV India's Vivek Law, featuring HSBC Sec & Capital Markets' Sanjay Bajaj, Prime Database's Prithvi Haldea, SEBI's Former GM Neelam Bharadwaj, Avendus Capital's Girish Nadkarni, Actis PE Fund's Mahesh Chhabria & SBI Capital Markets' VG Kannan.

Part I

Part II