Munot, also chairman of AMFI, says funds have delivered around 18–19% CAGR in 25–30 years
It is vital for investors to not get carried away and let the figures cloud their judgement
The yellow metal has rallied over 12 per cent so far in the current calendar year
Investing in gold MFs through SIPs offers distinct advantages; it helps navigate volatility in gold prices, and the flexibility of making partial or full withdrawals at any time ensures high liquidity
Buch hailed mutual fund SIPs as a great tool for financial inclusion. "In the external marketplace, I think the most important piece that I would like to see happening is greater financial inclusion."
Radhika Gupta said people are resistant to putting money in mutual funds but spend generously on food-delivery platforms like Zomato and Swiggy, or content streaming and OTT platforms like Netflix.
The partnership will make available Bajaj Finance fixed deposits on the fintech start-up’s platform that aims to process over Rs 100 crore worth of Bajaj Finance FDs in one year
Remember, making a minimum annual contribution of Rs 500 to your PPF account is mandatory
Mutual funds are one of the popular ways of investment at present. Anand Rathi Wealth's Deputy CEO Feroze Azeez shares his views on mutual fund investment in the times of a buyout market.
Small-caps have the potential to deliver outsize returns over the long term. But the space is relatively less studied
This open-ended equity scheme is designed to provide investors a unique opportunity to tap into the potential of the small-cap segment
The NFO opens on December 1 and closes on 15. It aims to enable investors to leverage the potential of India’s manufacturing theme
HDFC Bank is offering a maximum return of 7.45 per cent for tenures of one to two years, and 7.2 per cent on two years to ten years on non-withdrawable fixed deposits.
Though the tenure is long and do risk exposure can be higher, dividing investments across different categories is advisable
Focus on an equity-oriented portfolio strategy that maintains a well-rounded exposure across various market capitalisations
Not every factor consistently performs well across all market cycles. Some do well during bull runs while others do well during market crashes
While equities tend to give higher return over long term, it's important to consider market volatility
Shenoy said that, if asked, he would suggest anyone to buy Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGB) 'if they are desperate for gold' or else they can invest in stock markets
To mitigate the risks arising from concentration and enhance overall resilience of the portfolio, a diversification strategy is recommended
Remember, that the annual returns required to multiply an original investment depends on the investment vehicle as well as the investor’s risk tolerance
An emergency fund equivalent to at least 3-6 months of expenses is absolutely viral
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