Let’s say you had invested Rs 10 lakh – 60 percent equity, 30 per cent short term bond funds and 10 per cent in gold ETF – in December 2018. In March 2020, your asset allocation to equity would stand at about roughly 54 percent in equity, 33 percent in debt and 12 percent in gold. This is typically less than 10 per cent points away from the stated asset allocation, and can be continued for the time being. … [Read more...] about Let your life goals decide your investment mix, not market movements
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Retirement planning is something we all have to do to ensure some kind of financial security after our working lives come to an end. However, if you don’t have the time or inclination to make detailed post-retirement financial plans, you could just go for a pension or annuity scheme, like the National Pension System (NPS). … [Read more...] about NPS Features: Is National Pension Scheme (NPS) a Good Investment Option?
Startups are bracing for a funding winter unseen in the Indian ecosystem for the last few years, especially after Flipkart’s $22 billion sale to Walmart in early 2018, which drove two continuous years of record funding activity. Indian startups raised $10 billion and $9.6 billion in 2019 and 2018 respectively, both records, according to Venture Intelligence data. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus impact: Startup funding falls 50% in March
If you own a home, you could consider opening a home equity line of credit as a financial backstop. The loans let you draw on your home equity — the difference between the value of your home and any mortgage you already have. At the end of 2019, nearly 45 million homeowners with mortgages had ‘tappable’ home equity, $119,000 on average, according to the research firm Black Knight. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus | How to build an emergency fund in the middle of an emergency
"The group is committed to assist the central and state government and the local authorities in all possible ways to deal with the pandemic. We are also using our group R&D facilities to look at ways of easing the shortage of critical medical equipment's, including ventilators, Respiratory equipment and other sanitation/hygiene equipment. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | Kalyani Group pledges Rs 25 crore to PM-CARES Fund