- Indian equities appear attractively priced to generate superior returns in the remaining part of the year, with a target on Nifty ~6050 by December 2012, writes Rajesh Cheruvu, Head of Investment Strategy, RBS Private Banking.
Simple ways to get better fuel efficiency without you having to be adept at the mechanics that power your car, so that you can drive past the fuel pump more often than you stop there. Sam Abraham introduces new products and services to help you zero in on those that offer value for money.
The new tax slabs may ease your tax burden by Rs 1,030-22,660 depending on the income and the tax slab. Unfortunately, taxpayers with higher incomes will be the main beneficiary. Money Today experts answer your financial queries.
Finding funds for your bright business idea is not difficult. Here's how you can get it right. Birla Sun Life Asset Management CEO A Balasubramanian talks about how investors can make the most of their investments in hybrid funds. If you are among those who do not want the hassle of investing in a basket of products that needs to be rebalanced at regular intervals, you can opt for hybrid funds. They allow you to invest in a combination of equity and debt.
Eliminate the uncertainty of dividend payments by opting for systematic withdrawal under mutual fund MIPs. Debt funds outperformed equity funds in the last one year by a big margin with over 7 per cent average category returns against less than 5 per cent of equity funds. Tata Equity PE Mutual Fund has outperformed its category four times in past five years.
Trading in Internet domain names can be profitable. Here's how you can make the most of it.
Patni Computer is among the top gainers in the last six months with return of over 73 per cent.
For most of us, the first association with a bank is through a savings account. It has, like the banking system, evolved a lot since. Read on to find out how it helps you today. Are you scouting for a loan to buy a house, a car or for your child's education? Given below are the best deals on offer from public and private sector lenders. Financial institutions check your credit score before extending you a loan. Apart from common mistakes, here are some moves that affect your credit score. So, beware!
An investment plan can be grouped into endowment, money-back and Ulip categories. Go for customised products if you aren't sure about your ability to use a general plan to your advantage.
In our previous issue, we analysed the World Bank's outlook on farm commodities. Now, we weigh its take on base metals.
The benefits can even out the risks of joining a fledgling firm if one makes the right choice.
Travelling for sporting events would be a pleasure as hosts go to great lengths to welcome travellers.
I read the story on small- and mid-cap stocks (Time to take a Glance, March 2012) with interest since I am a regular investor in the stock market, writes Vishal Menon from New Delhi.
Early investors can avail of discounts as most real estate projects are developed in phases. Even before the basic approvals are in place, developers start marketing projects to brokers and some buyers at a discount.
Noel Maye, CEO, Financial Planning Standards Board, USA, talks to Tanvi Varma about the intricacies of financial planning in India and current standards of the advisory industry.
After a quarter of the Sensex was shaved off during 2011 when it dipped over 5,000 points to close the year at 15,455, came the sudden surge that took it 20 per cent higher in 36 trading sessions. What should you expect next?