Dec 23, 2016 03:57 PM IST
Investment analysts and advisors feel long-duration bond funds could show good returns in the coming months, with RBI likely to signal softer interest rates.
- Feb 26, 2015 05:07 PM IST
Investors from 10% and 20% tax slab should subscribe to these NCD. Investors in 30% tax slab however can buy tax free bonds in secondary market.
- Oct 24, 2013 04:59 PM IST
Rajiv Raj of creditvidya.com deciphers whether it is beneficial to invest in tax free bonds issued by companies.
- Oct 23, 2013 05:23 PM IST
One should take caution and should not rush to lock in money in all these bonds. The exposure should be in line with one‘s requirement and there are still avenues like PPF which yield better than these tax free bonds of same tenure.
- Oct 14, 2013 04:34 PM IST
Jitendra Solanki of JS Financial Advisors analyses whether one should invest in the tax free bonds rolled out by the Power Finance Corporation.
- Sep 27, 2013 09:09 AM IST
Juzer Gabajiwala of Ventura Securities explains on why one should opt for tax free bonds.
- Sep 04, 2013 04:50 PM IST
Lovaii Navlakhi discusses some good tax free bond investment options. He also lists things that need to be done before choosing to invest in a bond issue.
- Aug 13, 2013 05:12 PM IST
Non-convertible debentures (NCDs) are issued by companies looking to raise money for their business. Like other investment opportunities, NCDs must be evaluated on merit to determine whether they are worth your money. Read this space to know if you should be investing in this investment.
- Jul 24, 2013 02:48 PM IST
The RBI‘s measure to curb further downfall of rupee has caused havoc in the debt market. This has caused high volatility in the performance of debt funds. Malay Shah, Fund Manager â€“ Debt, Peerless Mutual Fund, advices investors to remain patient amid uncharacteristic volatility.
- Jun 25, 2013 05:11 PM IST
The current global chaos is impacting not just Indian equity market but also bonds and currency. While equity investors are familiar with volatility, fixed income investors however are caught unaware, especially after a smart rally in last one year. Read this space to know how the current market volatility is impacting fixed income instruments.
- Jun 25, 2013 03:30 PM IST
Tax and investment consultant Subhash Lakhotia simplifies the various advantages of inflation indexed bonds and how they will be helpful to small time retail investors from inflation.
- Jun 06, 2013 11:17 AM IST
The interest rates are likely to trend southward. So what is means to your debt instrument? As interest rates and yields share inverse relationship, ignoring interest rate factor could prove expensive to the investors. Read this space to know what steps needs to be taken with your debt instruments?
- Jun 03, 2013 12:27 PM IST
Bonds are often overlooked by investors as an investment asset. The main reason for this is that the investors perceive the coupon offered by bonds as the only form of return that bonds offer. However, bond investment can be indeed very rewarding if it is sold at appropriate time in the secondary market, reckons Vivek Sharma.
- May 20, 2013 03:59 PM IST
Inflation indexed bonds is introduced by RBI with an objective to reduce the appetite for gold. It will be linked to WPI index to reduce the impact of inflation. Financial expert Jitendra Solanki gives us insightful information on how Inflation Indexed Bonds will work and benefits attached to it.
- May 20, 2013 03:46 PM IST
RBI has issued 12-15,000 crore of Inflation indexed bonds that are linked to WPI. However, retail investors are more interested in CPI than WPI index and hence there is a fundamental disconnect. Read this space to know the opinion of financial expert Suresh Sadagopan on Inflation index bonds.
- Apr 09, 2013 02:48 PM IST
Budget 2013 had an interesting announcement for investors - launch of an investment that would help them go one up on inflation. Inflation-indexed bonds offer an ideal solution in times of high inflation, a problem plaguing the Indian economy for some time now. Read this space to know about Inflation-indexed bonds in detail.
- Feb 28, 2013 07:14 PM IST
The one big day of the year, which almost all of the taxpayers and investors await, is today. It is the Budget Day. Read this space to know what Budget has stored for the fixed income investments.
- Feb 28, 2013 06:59 PM IST
It was up to the finance minister to appease the trinity of Growth-Fiscal Deficit and Current Account deficit. In trying to do so, the finance minister has put a slightly challenging fiscal deficit target of 4.8% for FY14, reckons Lakshmi Iyer
- Feb 28, 2013 03:29 PM IST
Union Budget 2013-2014 was the most eagerly awaited one considering it was the last budget for ruling party. Read this space to know what new reforms are announced and how the Budget has impacted your Fixed income investments.
- Feb 22, 2013 05:35 PM IST
We are only a week away from the Union budget 2013. Lot of expectation are build on this years budget considering it may be the last budget in the ruling party term and there is a need of the hour to reduce the impact of inflation on a common man pocket. Here are few of the expectations from the finance minister to consider in this year budget.
- Feb 18, 2013 05:09 PM IST
Are you confused on which Fixed Income instrument to choose under current market scenario? Read this space to know that investment that will help you to earn attractive yet stable returns.
- Feb 12, 2013 02:56 PM IST
In the current gloomy market scene potential investors are shying away from equity and are resorting to fixed income instruments. Among pool of fixed income investments, bonds are considered a good investment product for investors with short-term perspective. Read this space to understand the India Bond Market and advantages investing in it.
- Dec 19, 2012 06:19 PM IST
As the season of tax saving is nearing, the market will be filled with tax free instruments like bonds. However, before investing in these instruments there are several details that needs to be understood. Read this space to know some of the things that requires investor's attention before investing.
- Nov 22, 2012 05:40 PM IST
State Development Loans (SDL) are debt issued by state governments to fund their fiscal deficit. SDL issues are managed by the RBI, which also makes sure that the SDL's are serviced by monitoring escrow accounts for payment of interest and principal. Read this space to know more on this financial product
- Oct 25, 2012 05:28 PM IST
Market-linked investments like Gilt Funds, Income Funds, NCDs etc share an inverse relationship with the interest rates. So a rise or cut of interest rates by RBI impacts their performance. Financial expert Shiv Kukreja enlightens on RBI monetary policy measures and its impact on fixed income investments.