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Divestment, privatisation, stake sale, disinvestment
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Kanika Datta
The government urgently needs to adopt a more systematic approach to disinvestment. Finding companies to divest after having arrived at a target for the year will not help. It should instead have a rolling list of companies to be privatised over a period of time. A ready list will not only give departments concerned much-needed clarity, but also allow the markets to prepare for buying shares of such companies, the top edit argues here.

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First Published: Oct 24 2022 | 6:30 AM IST

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