By Sridhar Srinivasan 11 AprilCategory: General
Indians, as a nation and as individuals, are influenced heavily by our emotions. Sentiments drive much of our behavior, from choosing a smartphone to sensationalist media to even choosing a life partner! As an example, I recall an India vs England match in Pune back in January 2017. India had won the toss and elected […]
By Sridhar Srinivasan 24 MarchCategory: Build Wealth
Imagine you need to go from Mumbai to Pune. The path would look like this Courtesy Google Maps At this level, it’s easy to see the origin and destination and how the route will get you there. However, you would have noticed the following in the journey: We decide the destination upfront and charted the […]
By Nivesh Gyan 20 JuneCategory: Build Wealth
While mutual funds remain the best saving instrument, insurance ensures financial security at the time of crisis. When mutual funds come with the added insurance cover, it sounds like an icing on the cake. Let’s get into the details of mutual funds with insurance benefits and find out if it’s a wise choice or not!
By Nivesh Gyan 15 MayCategory: Better Than FDs
What are Arbitrage Funds? Arbitrage Fund is a type of equity mutual fund that capitalizes on the mispricing between the cash/spot market and derivatives/futures market. In simple words, it refers to taking advantage of the difference in pricing in two markets at the same time. How does Arbitrage Fund work? This fund works on the […]
By Nivesh Gyan 20 AprilCategory: Better Than FDs
What are Corporate Bond Funds? Corporate Bond Funds are the ones that invest in fixed income instruments issued by companies including bonds, debentures, commercial papers; each with unique risk profile and maturity. In simple words, businesses raise money by selling a certain number of shares of their business. A certificate of debt is issued to […]
By Nivesh Gyan 18 JanuaryCategory: Retirement Planning
Future cannot be predicted but it can be planned! The very thought of retirement could be scary if the finances have not been planned right. Is it possible to plan finances for the future when there would be no income but the same or even more expenses?
By Nivesh Gyan 12 DecemberCategory: Build Wealth
As the very name suggests, the Dynamic Asset Allocation funds refer to the type of mutual funds that are dynamic in nature. Unlike the traditional asset allocation funds that invest in debt and equity in a pre-defined proportion regardless of market conditions, the Dynamic Asset Allocation funds are the ones that allocate funds in equity, […]