March 18, 2021 09:31 AM IST
These funds will invest in gilts and treasury bills, which are highly-liquid and carry no credit risks
- March 17, 2021 12:01 PM IST
Inflationary trends are visible again in the economy. Ignoring short-term spikes in price rise is good for your portfolio. Stick to your long-term asset allocation
- March 17, 2021 10:20 AM IST
Insurance portals sell all kinds of policies. But jargon-heavy documents, complicated processes and unnecessary phone calls complicate matters for buyers
- March 17, 2021 10:02 AM IST
SBI, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank and Axis Bank have enabled the UPI-Help feature for their customers
- March 17, 2021 09:41 AM IST
Even probates granted by high courts are unnecessarily put to further scrutiny by RTAs, thus delaying transfer shares to legal beneficiaries
- March 16, 2021 11:57 AM IST
The total cost of ownership works out lower while investing in index funds rather than in ETFs, though the expense ratios are lower for the latter
- March 16, 2021 10:49 AM IST
R Srinivasan, CIO-Equity, says that market valuations are expensive now.
- March 16, 2021 09:55 AM IST
ESG is not exactly a specific investment strategy. It is more of an overlay applied to an underlying strategy.
- March 16, 2021 09:42 AM IST
The sharp rally in the markets and a spate of IPOs have made investors rush for making quick money. But a prudent approach may be needed for sustained gains
- March 15, 2021 11:54 AM IST
February saw a net outflow of over Rs 10,000 crore in these schemes. The rise in yields has spooked investors.
- March 15, 2021 10:41 AM IST
Fixed deposit interest rates: Here are latest FD rates of SBI, Kotak Mahindra, Canara, Yes Bank.
- March 15, 2021 10:31 AM IST
An increase of 10-20 percent is expected life insurance premiums. It may be cheaper to buy a cover now.
- March 15, 2021 10:04 AM IST
The IRDAI-mandated standard term insurance cover’s premiums are 25-100 percent costlier than regular term policies
- March 15, 2021 09:27 AM IST
SEBI has asked MFs to value such bonds as having a 100-year tenor, which may result in a fall in debt fund NAVs
- March 14, 2021 09:37 PM IST
The Reserve Bank had opened up these bonds for retail investors about six years ago, with certain conditions that ensured investors were well educated of the 'loss-absorbency' risk of these bonds.
- March 14, 2021 11:54 AM IST
A new online facility launched by the government's IT department generates Permanent Account Number in just 10 minutes for those with Aadhaar numbers.
- March 14, 2021 08:48 AM IST
Income tax rules state that if your annual estimated income tax in the current financial year is at least Rs 10,000, then you have to pay advance income tax in four installments throughout the year. Your last installment deadline for income earned in 2020-21 is March 15, Monday.
- March 13, 2021 12:55 PM IST
Multiple UANs can be problematic for the holder as well as the EPF system. Cancel the old ones and stick to just one UAN, we will tell you how
- March 13, 2021 11:34 AM IST
The EPFO has the dual role of being the enforcement agency to oversee the implementation of the EPF & MP Act and as a service provider for the covered beneficiaries throughout the country.
- March 13, 2021 10:01 AM IST
New provisions in section 194N will be applicable from July 1, 2020 for non-ITR filer under section 194N of Income Tax Act 1961 if a recipient has not filed the returns of income for the previous three assessment years.
- March 12, 2021 03:35 PM IST
Bandhan Bank and RBL Bank offer interest rates of up to 7.15 percent and 6.5 percent, respectively on their savings account. ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank offer up to 3.5 percent interest rates
- March 12, 2021 01:24 PM IST
The finance ministry has stepped in worried over SEBI’s move that may impact on PSU banks’ ability to raise capital.
- March 12, 2021 11:47 AM IST
The costliest component to be insured in an electric car is the battery, which accounts for 40-60 percent of the vehicle’s price
- March 12, 2021 10:17 AM IST
There is a large overlap in the portfolio of the two indices. Their returns have been similar over the long term.
- March 12, 2021 09:39 AM IST
Compared to fixed deposits, these debt funds are more tax-efficient for those in the higher slabs. But there may be an element of credit risk.