Despite stock markets reaching their all-time high this week, most investment advisors still appear to be bullish on equities.
Mutual funds offer a variety of investment options that can cater to investors having varied risk-taking capacities.
Systematic investment spread over gold-buying festivals may be the best option. Festival purchases should be limited to token amount since gold prices rise during Dhanteras and Diwali.
Most mutual fund schemes have minimum investment requirement of Rs 500 for monthly SIP and Rs 5,000 for lump sum investment.
Your SIP investment must go up as your income rises.
Alternative assets offer a wide range of possibilities starting from wine, art, real estate, REITs, InvITs and gold.
Diwali is around the corner and as we pray for happiness and prosperity it is perhaps as good a time as any to take stock of your portfolio and your personal wealth. With equity markets being in consolidation mode this week we turn the spotlight on all that glitters - gold, silver, and even platinum.
Experts of this field say that for investors, understanding these Experts in behavioural finance say understanding cognitive biases is the first step to recognising and avoiding them.
Allow your funds to grow and get the benefit of compounding, which adds significant power to your investments.
Chairman, Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA), Hemant Contractor, talks to Moneycontrol on a wide range of issues regarding the National Pension System (NPS). Contractor says that inflow trends suggest 2017-18 would be a bumper year for NPS.
Every year your wife’s Karwa Chauth fast forms an imaginary protective cover around you; however, you can make it a reality by opting for a life insurance and renewing it every year.
To keep your PPF account active, you need to deposit a minimum amount of Rs 500 a year.
Going forward, the companies are looking to collaborate on combi products as well as product research
With life expectancy on the rise, you need to have savings and investment income that last you the distance.
STP makes sense when you want to transfer a large amount of money in a regular fashion without going through the lump-sum route.
Today’s generation should develop a habit of doing digital transactions so that they can easily maintain the record of their expenses on monthly basis.
The general insurance industry had sent representations to the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India to resolve the issue
Women should plan their finances well enough so that they may not remain dependent on others for accomplishing their financial needs.
It is that time of the year again. The festive spirit is back in the air which means it is time to celebrate and spread joy. Now we know shopping and spending is a big part of the festive season, but how do you ensure that you don't over extend yourself financially when it comes to the festive fervour?
Life insurance has a range of products that could come in handy for meeting your financial goals such as child’s education and retirement.
To get gratuity payment, an employee has to be in continuous service in a company for not less than 5 years.
Personal loans should be one of the last financing options as they come with a high price and can ruin your financial plan.
Equity mutual funds can give you good returns if you keep your money invested over a long period of time to overcome market cycles.
Your goals should be SMART — Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic and Time Bound
Poor performance of a fund must set the investor thinking on whether to continue with the investment.