53 People to follow on Twitter for Financial Updates & Advice
Updated on January 30, 20159 mins read
Do you wish to familiarize yourself with financial markets and its vagaries but didn’t know where to start? Do you want to know the important financial updates as they happen and their impact on your finances? We’ll tell you the simplest way to do so – follow these important Financial Influencers on Twitter. They share important stock market/ policy /economy updates along with important analysis and valuable opinions. Let’s get to know them better…
Want to know the state of the economy in Singapore or Hongkong? Follow Andy Mukherjee on Twitter. He is a Columnist with Reuters Asia and shares his insights on the important economic developments in Asia.
The Finance Minister of India is quite active on Twitter. Follow Arun Jaitley to know the events he is attending and the important causes he is working towards. He also posts links of his latest interviews and articles on his Twitter profile.
Arvind Subramanian an Indian Economist and the current Chief Economic Adviser to the Government of India. He took charge of the position in October 2014 succeeding Raghuram Rajan. Follow him on Twitter to know his views on the hurdles in the way of India’s economic development and ways to overcome them.
If you want to learn the basics of Equity, you must follow Aswath Damodaran. An Author of several Equity Valuation books, he is a professor and puts up various interesting financial insights and analysis on his Twitter profile.
Basant Maheshwari is a full-time Investor who has also written a book on investing in the Indian Stock Market. The Founder of The EquityDesk and Basant’s Corner, he regularly shares tips for the #TheThoughtfulInvestor.
An Economist, Bibek Debroy is a member of the newly instituted ‘Niti Aayog’ and has been recently conferred upon a Padma Shri. An Author, Professor and a Consulting Editor of Financial newspapers in the past, he is an important authority on Finance. He tweets on various interesting developments across the globe.
Bindu Ananth is the Chairperson of the IFMR Trust Group. She is a strong believer in #financialinclusion. She uses the social media platform to share important developments in micro-finance, rural banking and the Indian Financial System.
Kaushik Basu is Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist of the World Bank. A Professor, he tweets on various topics including, global economies, prices of commodities, trade and policy changes among other things.
Market expert Latha Venkatesh is Executive Editor for CNBC TV18. An authority on the Banking Sector, she is the one to follow to get updates and opinions on RBI notifications, policy changes, currency fluctuations and other important developments in the markets.
Mahesh is a Financial Planner and coach. He conducts Financial Planning and Investor awareness workshops. He shares his views on the stock markets ups and downs on his Twitter profile. He also tweets in Sanskrit!
Menaka Doshi is a well-known journalist and Executive Editor @CNBCTV18. She is the anchor of ‘The Firm’ – a TV show on corporate law and M&A. Follow her to know the important ‘breaking news’ from the corporate world.
She is the Director on FPSB India Board and is a well-known authority on money and markets. A Certified Financial Planner, Monika Halan is the Editor of MintMoney and advocates financial literacy. She tweets about all things finance. #dejargon
Follow the Union Minister of State, Commerce and Industry (Independent Charge) Government of India, Nirmala Sitharaman to get regular updates on the important issues affecting the economy. Interestingly, some of her tweets are in Telugu!
A Certified Financial Planner, Parag Parikh is an authority in Behavioural Finance. He is Chairman and CEO, PPFAS Long Term Value Fund. He shares nuggests on the behaviours of successful investors on his Twitter profile.
Porinju is the Founder and CEO of Equity Intelligence India Ltd. and is a SEBI regd. Portfolio Manager and Value Investor. He believes that Equity is the best investment option. Follow him to know all about bulls, bears, blue-chip stocks and market-caps…
An MBA and Certified Financial Planner, Sadique Neelgund is the Founder and Editor of NetworkFP.com which is an online publication and conducts professional training programs for financial planners in India. Follow him to get insights on Mutual Funds and Stock Markets.
Samir Arora is a Financial Services Professional who is the Founder and Fund Manager at Helios Capital Management Pte. Ltd. He is a regular on Twitter, sharing valuable investment advice. Follow him and follow his advice!
A Fund Manager, Sandip Sabharwal provides financial advice on asksandipsabharwal.com for members. For free advice, follow him on Twitter! Instead of sharing links or re-tweeting, he uses the social media platform to voice his personal opinions on various topics like RBI rate-cut, Gold prices, U.S. Stock Markets etc.
Sanjay Bakshi is the Managing Partner at ValueQuest Capital LLP. He teaches “Behavioral Finance and Business Valuation (BFBV)” to MBA students at MDI Gurgaon. He tweets about all things #moat, shares interesting insights on markets and suggests good books to read.
He is an Independent Financial Advisor with more than a decade of experience in Indian Stock, Bond and Mutual Fund markets. Shankar Bhatt expresses his opinions on various topics including those on financial markets. You will also find interesting quotes on his Twitter Profile.
Subir Gokarn is currently the Director of Research, @BrookingsIndia. He has held reputed positions as the Deputy Governor of RBI and Chief Economist @Standard and Poor’s (SandP ) Asia-Pacific and CRISIL. Follow him on Twitter for easy access to the columns he has written on various economic aspects.
The Managing Editor of Moneylife, Sucheta Dalal is a Padma Shri awardee for journalism in 2006. She is an advocate of customer rights and is dedicated towards getting people to save. Follow her on Twitter to know her views on various topics including Personal Finance.
Sunil Jain is the Managing Editor, The Financial Express. Follow him on Twitter to read about interesting and important financial developments as they occur. You can also get easy access to interesting articles that appear in Financial Express and Financial Times on visiting his Twitter profile.
A reputed Economist, Surji Bhalla is the Chairman of Oxus Investments, an emerging market advisory firm. He was an appointed member of the National Statistical Commission of India (2007-2009). He is an Author of four books on globalization. Follow him on Twitter and learn how to become financially literate.
Uday Tharar is an Economist in an Emerging Markets Investment Fund. His Twitter profile is full of colourful graphs and pie-charts on important economic parameters. Follow him to get market insights backed by facts and figures.
Follow Vivek Kaul on Twitter for important price-sensitive news updates. The author of the ‘Easy Money’ book trilogy and an ex-Finance Editor, he shares detailed insights on important issues on his blog teekhapan.wordpress.com.
All you Tweeple out there, Follow these Financial Advisors now! Get ready to deal with the Fin-Feed coming your way. For those who are not on Twitter, you should join today.[/content_locker]
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