Are Mutual Funds completely risk-free?
Mutual Funds

Are Mutual Funds completely risk-free?

Let's Offend: Generally, when things go south in a marriage of  two people, there’s at least some alimony involved. But what do 50 million Mutual Funds Investors get when the market hits rock bottom? Baba ji ka?

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How to select a Mutual Fund and evaluate its performance?
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How to select a Mutual Fund and evaluate its performance?

Let's Offend: Is there a point? We, anyway are going to choose the one with the highest trailing returns. Won't we?

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What is Rupee Cost Averaging?
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What is Rupee Cost Averaging?

Capital appreciation and wealth creation is an art but not everyone is an artist 😛. The silver lining in the cloud is, you can master the art of investing by continuous learning.  

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Top 5 mutual funds in India for 2022
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Top 5 mutual funds in India for 2022

Mutual funds are without a doubt, an investment opportunity if you want to play safe, and want to have a diversified portfolio. While choosing a mutual fund to invest in is easier compared to picking a stock out of thousands of listed companies, it still is a tedious job to select one that fulfils all your financial goals. 

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What is a consolidated mutual fund statement?
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What is a consolidated mutual fund statement?

Mutual funds are great. It helps you invest in a number of companies at once, it is professionally managed and is less risky than investing in direct equities. It's also a great option if you are looking for diversification.

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Top 5 Thematic Funds to explore
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Top 5 Thematic Funds to explore

If our portfolio has stocks of Reliance, HDFC, Wipro, Tata etc., we are basically betting on Ambani, Aditya Puri (retired, but still), Azim Premji, and Murthy, respectively. Our risk is evenly distributed and you can very easily guess why. All of these companies operate in different sectors and are mostly, not influenced by one another. 

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Top 5 ESG Funds in India
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Top 5 ESG Funds in India

A friend of mine turned vegan recently. A couple I know decided to adopt a child to cut down their carbon footprint. A colleague of mine is saving up to buy an EV. And I personally, am inspired by Greta Thunberg and pledged to buy any fashion item only when I am in dire need of one. 

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Tata Equity P/E Fund: Mutual Fund Review
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Tata Equity P/E Fund: Mutual Fund Review

“Mutual Fund Investments blahblahblahblah, please blahblahblahblah before investing”. We’ve all heard this line a bunch of times growing up as we saw advertisements for mutual funds.

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ETF v/s Mutual Funds: What would you choose?
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ETF v/s Mutual Funds: What would you choose?

Imagine a bright-eyed youngster with a wish to invest, but all he has to call his capital for this purpose is ₹500. While the youngster’s motives might mean well, they might be somewhat under-funded. Most investors that wish to start young, often face this trouble. There’s only so much you can get as “pocket money”.

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Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Ltd IPO - Should you apply or not?
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Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Ltd IPO - Should you apply or not?

A stellar year for the markets! The year gave dream runs to most of the stocks and mutual funds. Although this was entirely the result of the bull run, fund managers stole the thunder! Either way, the mutual fund sector was gaining traction at an increasing pace.

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What are Overnight Funds?
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What are Overnight Funds?

What if we said you could have a low-risk and less volatile debt mutual fund that could be converted into cash within a day or so? Liquid funds, you ask? No No, even more liquid than liquid funds are these Overnight Funds!

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Arbitrage Funds: The Right way of Leveraging Market Volatility
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Arbitrage Funds: The Right way of Leveraging Market Volatility

In the words of William Feather,

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Everything you need to know about Junk Bonds
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Everything you need to know about Junk Bonds

“One man’s junk is another man’s treasure.” Hola, people! I hope you all are doing great. It’s highly likely that your first thought on hearing junk would have been something that doesn’t add value. But what if we told you that sometimes even junk is somewhat valuable? Weird, right? Well, it won’t be after you go through this piece in which we will be discussing everything about junk bonds.

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What is Systematic Withdrawal Plan (SWP)?
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What is Systematic Withdrawal Plan (SWP)?

"Returns matter a lot. It's our capital." - Abigail Johnson. This quote is self-sufficient to explain the value of the returns which the investors get on their investments.

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How to save money in Brokerage when buying Mutual Funds?
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How to save money in Brokerage when buying Mutual Funds?

“Most investors, both institutional and individual, will find that the best way to own common stocks (shares) is through an index fund that charges minimal fees. Those following this path are sure to beat the net results (after fees and expenses) of the great majority of investment professionals.” - Warren Buffett

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What is XIRR in Mutual Funds?
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What is XIRR in Mutual Funds?

For all good reasons, SIPs have been people’s favorite for years now. But, here’s an important thing most people don’t know - How do you calculate returns from SIPs? Well, let's discover.

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What is a Systematic Transfer Plan(STP)?
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What is a Systematic Transfer Plan(STP)?

Unless you're living under a rock, you might be familiar with the term SIP. Now, what if we tell you another similar investment option that might earn a little more than SIPs?

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What are Equity Mutual Funds and their benefits? Should you invest?
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What are Equity Mutual Funds and their benefits? Should you invest?

Equity investment is lucrative. But not everyone has the intellect, time, and risk appetite for that! So, does that mean you can’t? Well, you can. Let us explain.

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