Our Publications

You will find here surveys, studies, newsletters and other business-oriented documents published by Mazars.

Global E-commerce Report 2017

Mazars is pleased to promote the 2017 edition of the Global Ecommerce report devised by the Ecommerce Foundation, together with the Global Ecommerce Association, gathering +40 local ecommerce association.

The Indian Defence Industry

Deciphering a Multifaceted Growth for Private Participation

The area of Defence has undoubtedly been one of the most highly sensitive sectors for any country, particularly due to the strong connect it has with national security and sovereignty. Couple this with the shoot up of global terror attacks – warranted by the disappearance of territorial borders from globalization and technology - along with escalating tensions amongst various nations, having a well-equipped defence system in place is paramount.

Mazars & PHDCCI IND AS Survey

A new generation of accounting principles was needed to harmonise the accounting practices with those practiced globally. India made a commitment towards the convergence of Accounting Standards (AS) with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) at the G20 Summit in 2009. As on date,the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has notified 40 Ind AS-converged IFRS and laid down an Ind AS transition road map for companies.

The Financial Services Future: Transforming an industry

In partnership with the Economist Intelligence Unit, Mazars has developed a unique programme of thought leadership to examine the current challenges the Financial Services industry is facing. The series of articles focuses on the current transformation of the financial services industry and its likely shape in the future from three different but related perspectives: technological, regulatory and business model transformation.

Venturing Abroad - The challenges facing SMEs

The Economist Intelligence Unit wrote a series of articles sponsored by Mazars focusing on five challenges facing SMEs venturing abroad for the first time. While the challenges of operating in an unfamiliar environment are daunting, they offer SMEs tremendous potential.

Real Estate Investment Trusts in India

Emerging opportunities in the sector

REITs were first conceptualised in the second half of the 20th century in the United States intended to provide individual investors with alternative instruments for investment in the real estate industry. Popularly called as “units”, these instruments then primarily invested in only mortgage backed securities, however, today, they consist primarily of income generating real estate properties.

India Union Budget 2017 | Key Tax Proposals

This year’s budget was presented amidst major political and financial uncertainties across the globe. Many organizations have revised India’s growth rate downwards due to reduction in demand post demonetization. In the light of these changes, it was very important to give economy a push and the government has tried to do just that.

Indian Luxury Market

This publication provides an overview of the Indian luxury market along with the factors influencing the Indian consumers, upcoming trends in the market and key challenges the luxury sector faces. This background paper was released at the 4th India Luxury Summit on 25th November, 2016 at New Delhi.

IND AS Impact

The Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) are reality now. The companies covered under the Phase-I of the roadmap issued by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs are already under-going the mandatory phase of implementation. Phase-II companies and certain other class of companies (eg Banks, Insurance Companies and Non-Banking Financial Companies) would implement these soon in near future. Being the paradigm change as compared to existing accounting practice, Ind AS would impact every facet of each sector in one way or the other.