Typically, when it comes to making gradual and staggered investments in mutual funds, experts recommend opting for a systematic transfer or systematic investment plans. But for those who invest significantly in debt funds and want a flavour of equity schemes in their portfolios, there is one more option to invest at a staggered pace. It’s called the dividend transfer plan. Most fund houses offer dividend transfer plans. … [Read more...] about Dividend transfer plan: An easy way to invest payouts from a debt fund
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"This year is the best year in ten years for anybody to understand the value of risk management. In our global portfolios as well as in our India PMSes, in the month of February, we made some change because there was enough evidence that there is some kind of problem building up. We trimmed our positions and tightened our risk management. When the market fell, like everybody, we took a hit too. But, we were down only 3 percent or 5-6 percent versus the market that was down 30 percent," Sharma said. … [Read more...] about Diversification, risk management key mantras for successful investing; here’s why
SIP is an investment vehicle that allows investors to invest in small amounts periodically instead of a lump-sum payment. The frequency of investment is usually weekly, monthly or quarterly. It is similar to a recurring deposit where investors deposit a fixed amount every month. … [Read more...] about Mutual fund investment via SIP rises to over Rs 50,000 crore in H1 2020
How to make your first crore? That’s what many of us would want to know. Young millennials who are fresh out of college or are into their first or second jobs have just found their financial independence. The urge to spend money is definitely there. To be able buy things you can now afford and for which you don’t have to keep running to your parents for pocket money gives you a sense of independence like none other. That is fine, but it’s also important to start investing. Your money journey begins now. … [Read more...] about Personal finance classroom for the millennial, S2: E3: How to invest your first salaries?
Chinese investments in the US tech startups had totaled USD 2.3 billion in 2014, according to the economic research firm CB Insights. Such investments zoomed to USD 9.9 billion in 2015 but witnessed a dip in 2016, the Politico magazine reported last month. … [Read more...] about Chinese tech investment in US is next target in Trump’s crackdown: Reports