With over 865 schemes investing in different assets (equity, debt and
gold), and divided into different categorise, finding your scheme could
be an onerous task. Keeping this in mind, we have divided each category
(equity, debt and hybrid) into sub-categories.
Money Today thought the current market swings are a good time to revisit the basics of mutual fund investing, lessons that have stood their followers in good stead over any number of market ups and downs.
Building a mutual fund portfolio is an art as well as science. It's an art as the first step, the most treacherous one, is estimating the risk appetite. Proper asset allocation is the only way to generate high returns from a mutual fund portfolio. Here's how you can get it right.
Many people make capital gains from stock and mutual fund investments.
An individual who has sold shares or mutual fund units in the previous
financial year must mention the gains, if any, in the return. Here's a quick guide:
The currency has of late gained from a host of factors. But will it
touch its highs of the two last years? Experts are not too sure but say
it may touch 50-55 in the short term. Let us understand factors that are giving
direction to the Indian currency.
Auto ancillary companies have been doing well of late. Experts feel the trend is expected to get stronger over the next one year as
political stability emerges and global markets continue to recover from
the financial crisis.
Home insurance acts as an important backup in case things go wrong. To help you make an informed purchase here are a few not-so-frequently
asked questions on home insurance. This will help you understanding your
An RBI panel has suggested the setting up of a centralised bills payment
system in order to enable consumers to pay all kinds of bills at one
place irrespective of the services they are availing and vendors.
When choosing to invest in mutual funds, there are basic investment
norms relating to the sector that you should be aware of to maximise
your gains, writes Money Today Executive Editor Sarbajeet K Sen.