The most important thing you will do today is update nominees in your investments. Nomination is important in all your assets/investment. It allows your nominees/heirs to, at least, access the money, if something were to happen to you. Even SEBI, the regulator, insists that all individual investor(s) irrespective of mode of holding, must either provide […]
ICICI Pru Asset Allocator Fund of funds invests dynamically in a mix of equity, bonds and gold. It is emerging in several shortlists and a top fund as per star ratings. Should you consider investing in this fund? A large part of the mutual fund industry has been to bring FD and LIC investors into […]
Why does an investor end up with a bloated mutual fund portfolio? This is a question I ask everytime I see one. I want to know the reasons, specially the investor’s thinking in doing so. Here’s how a mutual fund portfolio is looking.
Choosing mutual fund on the basis of returns only is deadly. Here’s how
DSP MF sent out an email yesterday to the investors in the DSP Quant Fund about change in some of the ways in which the fund management will change. These include: Change in rebalancing frequency from half-yearly to quarterly. Covered call options as a way to add extra income in case of sideways markets. (This […]
It is not easy to be an investor in the markets. The markets manipulate the mind, constantly. The servant becomes the master. This is the story of how an investor falls. Take a look at the image below. This is an investors’ mutual fund portfolio. The equity portfolio is about 10% of the overall portfolio. […]