The aim here is to remind fund management teams in the industry that they have a fiduciary responsibility towards investors and their conviction is best judged when they invest in their own funds.
Gold funds are a better option to invest in gold. They offer ease of transaction and liquidity to investor.
Some mutual fund houses alter the minimum investment amount. Investors need to keep a track of such changes.
Mutual funds offer you multiple opportunities to create wealth for yourself. Here are some tips that can make your investment journey smarter.
Why not consider pausing your SIP in equity mutual fund, when the markets are quoting at frothy valuations.
Each of these options has its own set of advantages. One should look at post tax rate of return and ease of access before taking a call.
The GST bill, if it is cleared by the Parliament, should be seen as more of a statement from the government that it is focussing on regulatory reforms too, said Lalit Nambiar of UTI Mutual Fund.
Balanced funds invests in a mix of stocks and bonds in the ratio of approximately 3:1
Though some exchange traded funds mimic popular stock indices, they are not the same.
Identify your financial goals, risk profile and asset allocation. Mutual funds can just take you there.
Many investors compare the direct plan returns with normal plan returns.
It is time to be calm and do not reconsider your decision to invest in equity funds. Stay focused on your long term goals.
How the PPF and ELSS score on various parameters. Here is how you can take an informed decision.
In bad times, erosion in the value actually plays on the mind of the investor and too much monitoring increases the pressure to take some action.
Growth gap between India and the rest of the world is expanding and that is why foreign investments will continue to rise, says Prashant Jain of HDFC MF, who believes Indian markets are under-valued.
Investors have taken comfort from the government's focus on inflation. The long-term yields have come off, said Amandeep Chopra of UTI MF, adding that the theme has to be sustained for a longer time.
There are minor and major issues faced by investors in mutual funds. This is how one can deal with them.
The choice within the banking space is huge and hence here is a look at what one can expect.
Given the debt servicing troubles of leveraged companies, it is better to keep a track of your portfolio.
Credit opportunities funds offer investors a vehicle to play rating upgrade theme in a recovering economy.
The investor is getting short changed if sweet deals actually take place between mutual funds and issuers of debt.
Mutual funds can help you save for your retired life.
Kulkarni also spoke of the fourth quarter earnings, saying they have mostly been in-line with expectations especially for the auto and cement sectors.
Mutual funds offer you expert hands to invest in stocks and other asset classes. This improves risk adjusted returns.
While dividends work for those looking for regular income, growth option helps wealth creation.