It has been described as the most important unsolved problem in computer science - the P vs NP riddle. Now, a researcher of Indian origin claims to have solved it.
In the current uncertainty and despite the surprising rally in the market, technical analysts continue to forecast specific target levels for stocks and indices.
The rule that allows third-party cheques for investing in mutual funds renders investors susceptible to largescale fraud. it's an anomaly that needs to be corrected by Sebi-now. Public-sector banks should be roped in to fill the vacuum created by the exit of mutual fund distributors. With their winning risk-reward balance and ability to contain losses during a downside, contrarian funds can be a good pick for investors. The well-diversified equity holdings have helped the MONEY TODAY-Value Research Lifestage Portfolios to do well in a market that has been marked by volatility.
I invest in equity mutual funds regularly. However, the Direct Taxes Code (DTC) proposal to tax long-term capital gains has made me wary of investing in such funds. Is there a way to avoid this tax?
Individuals in India have limited opportunities to invest in real estate due to the lack of regulated investment vehicles and unreliable local markets.
We rate all the cars currently available in the market to help you choose the one that suits your budget and requirements.
Market regulator Sebi wants the PMS offered by brokerage houses and wealth management firms to be more transparent and investor-friendly. The PMS can be availed of on investments as low as Rs 5 lakh.
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Margins help counter the risk of unpaid transactions while trading in the market. Here we consider three margins imposed by stock exchanges. In a new series, Sameer Bhardwaj checks if celebrity investors' strategies for picking stocks are applicable to amateurs. He finds that Joel Greenblatt's 'magic formula' is. The recent recommendations by the Takeover Regulatory Advisory Committee aim to give promoters and investors equitable benefits in case of mergers and acquisitions. Kamya Jaiswal abandons market research and quits monitoring her portfolio every month, but will continue to review it regularly.Kamya Jaiswal abandons market research and quits monitoring her portfolio every month, but will continue to review it regularly.
Prepare, package and pitch yourself well during an interview to convince the employer that you are the right fit for the job and the company, suggests Devashish Chakravarty.
In the first part of a new series on investor psychology, learn why you should not rely on intuition to solve financial issues.