The purpose of an index fund is lost if it does not follow the index.
ETF space is increasing in terms of the number of choices for the investor and hence there should be some focus on this space to actually understand as to what is happening.
Though some exchange traded funds mimic popular stock indices, they are not the same.
The choice within the banking space is huge and hence here is a look at what one can expect.
SEBI has asked the mutual funds to come with some uniformity when it comes to reporting of NAV.
Watch the interview of Harsh Roongta of apnapaisa.com with Ekta Batra on CNBC-TV18, in which he spoke about including index funds in one's portfolio.
Here are some points one must look into before investing in mutual funds.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Gaurav Mashruwala, Certified Financial Planner compared various aspects of index funds and actively managed funds.
Index funds invest in a basket of stocks of an index (like Sensex, Nifty, Junior Nifty or even sectoral index such as Bankex and Infrastructure) in a similar manner that reflects the allocation of a benchmark index.
Vanguard Group's switch to tracking the FTSE Group's benchmarks for six of its international index funds could benefit Brazil, Russia, India, and South Africa, but would be negative for the Chinese markets, JP Morgan estimated.
There are many simple and avoidable mistakes that investors can avoid by being educated about the investment. 'It's always better to be safe than sorry' when it comes to investing your hard earned money. Read this space to get yourself acquainted with the top 10 commonly committed mistakes in mutual funds.
The Motilal Oswal ETF Conclave 2012 breaks down how we can build portfolios using simple and inexpensive products such as ETFs and index funds. Effectively an advisor can add value in many ways because there are three sources of return in the market.
Invest via SIPs in Index Funds to invest in equities with practically zero possibility of losing your entire capital.
Exchange traded funds are easy to manage products that can be perceived for long term as well as short term investment. For the better understanding of ETF, financial advisor Anil Rego provides a detailed knowledge on the ETF along with its tax working.
‘Variety is the spice of life’ is an expression that holds true in all walks of life, even to your Investment Profile. A well constructed portfolio is the one that have exposure to varying extent to the different types of MF schemes, reckons Investment advisor Suresh Sadagopan.
If you are a passive investor, then investing in Index Fund would be the prudent choice of investment. With low costs and easy management, Index fund helps you participate in equity Market without getting worried to monitor your investment actively.
New to Mutual Funds…uncertain which scheme is best for you? Read this space to know all that you should know about MF.
GEPL has presented a report giving a detailed analysis of working of Mutual fund industry vis-à-vis Equity and Debt market.