Investing in an IPO does look glamorous and is good to talk about. But it can be tricky if you don’t understand what the realities are
This generation has seen the shift from physical to online modes of investments
The move comes as the Centre looks to improve the NPS, and is part of a slew of new facilities such as paperless nomination change, and gradual shift of the entire system to digital by end-2020.
The monthly SIP contribution in August fell to Rs 7,792 crore, marginally down from Rs 7,831 crore a month ago.
We have been advising a staggered approach to investment over the next few months, SIPs and STPs are the most efficient way of capturing the volatility.
It is important to focus on the consistency of returns rather than on short-term above-average performance
The market crash may have taken back our MF investments back in time. But long-term SIP investors are still happy
The approaches to achieving the goals of investing and Yoga have many parallels
Rising number of SIP accounts show a silver lining amid the current market gloom and stand as a testament that there will be light at the end of this tunnel.
The nationwide survey of nearly 5,000 respondents threw up surprises on number of respondents opted for loan moratorium, planning to take personal loan, struggling to continue with investments and more.
You can pause, top-up and insure your monthly investments
As firms cut salaries and retrench staff, more investors may decide to reduce or stop their investments
The industry added 1,93,761 accounts, taking the total number of folio count to 3.13 lakh crore.
Stretch the investment horizon to more than 10 years, and prospects brighten for optimum returns
If you are a first-time investor, stick to mutual fund SIPs
Very rarely, in the Indian markets, do we get a company with so many positive attributes
Equity funds registered highest-ever inflows of Rs 11,723 crore in FY20.
Those with a fresh investible surplus should keep adding small staggered amounts to their portfolios. We are advising investors to add between 5% to 10% every week, starting now.
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Since the benefits of investing in equity MFs have extensively dominated the pitfalls in all forms of mass communication, the country has seen a disproportionate amount of middle class savings chasing a few listed equity stocks.
Looking to capitalise on mutual fund SIP’s popularity, LIC has launched a ULIP called LIC SIIP – Plan 852. But this is not your regular systematic investment plan
Ideally, the best time to invest is when fear grips the market. The downfall is purely sentimental rather than being backed by deteriorating fundamental business prospects.
On the sidelines of Traders Carnival in Jaipur, S Ranganathan, HoR at LKP Securities said that it would ease & give convenience to the client. Trade is executed only post client confirmation which adds to security.
AMFI data shows that the MF industry had added, on an average, 9.81 lacs SIP accounts each month during the FY2019-20, with an average SIP size of about Rs 2,800 per SIP account
SIP, over the years, has turned out to be most beneficial to investors who neither have the time or adequate resources to start investing on their own, Devarsh Vakil has told Moneycontrol.