By knowing about these rules in advance you can not only time your application right but also get the maximum out of your investment

4 important things to consider before redeeming mutual funds

Nov 25, 2021

In the hurry of redeeming your mutual fund scheme don’t forget to consider a few rules framed by Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and Income Tax Department that can have an impact on your investment.

For the uninitiated, 10gm of 24 carat gold is being priced at Rs 47,740 whereas 10gm of 22 carat gold sells for Rs 46,740 on November 2

Planning to purchase digital gold on Dhanteras? Here are some options

Nov 02, 2021

In times like the coronavirus pandemic, gold can be purchased through digital means as it is not only easy to buy but also easy to store.

Historical data shows that the AUM of passive funds has jumped ten-fold in just three years

The rapid rise of passive investing in India 

Oct 28, 2021

Currently, passive funds account for around 10 per cent of the total AUM of the Indian mutual fund industry; estimates peg the growth to 37 per cent by 2025.

RBI's Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGBs) are considered as the most preferred paper form of gold as it offers an interest along with price appreciation in the yellow metal

You may earn up to 2.50% interest on your idle lying gold jewellery, here's how

Aug 18, 2021

You can deposit the idle gold in an RBI designated bank and earn interest on the same. This facility is available under RBI's Gold Monetisation Scheme and is just like a bank fixed deposit

 Term of this scheme will be 7 years with 2 year-long lock-in period from the Final Closing

ASK Investment Managers rolls out digital fund; to raise Rs 1,000 cr

Aug 16, 2021

The ASK Emerging Opportunities Fund is a Category-III long-only AIF and has a flexi-cap portfolio with a midcap bias

Such transfer involves systematic risk, substantial time and cost, the regulator noted

Sebi decides on marking lien on demat accounts

Aug 14, 2021

Upon finalisation of the entitlement, only accepted quantity of shares will be debited from the demat account of the shareholders and the lien marked against unaccepted shares will be released, Sebi said in a circular

Zomato’s IPO is India’s biggest issue this year

Zomato IPO: Invest for listing gains, say analysts

Jul 15, 2021

Zomato IPO which will close for subscription on Friday has gained a lot of interest given the uniqueness of the company, large opportunity size and some evidence of scale economies

Small cap funds may seem interesting at times, they go through significant volatility. You can possibly skip them at this stage of your investment journey

Ask Money Today: Where should I invest to buy house in 6 years, save Rs 3 cr for retirement?

Jun 25, 2021

Investing in right funds and right categories is also extremely important. Ideally, you should allocate 80 per cent of your equity investments to large cap, while the remaining can go to mid cap funds

Ask Money Today: How much should a 28-year-old invest for retirement, child education?

Jun 23, 2021

With an investment of Rs 14,000 in equity funds every month for next 32 years and assuming a conservative return of around 12 per cent during this period, you will be able to accumulate around Rs 6.31 crore at the time of your retirement

Bond funds unstable lately

Bond funds move 50% portfolio to cash as inflation breaches 6%

Jun 23, 2021

"Recent events (concerns around inflation) have emphasised to us the importance of this flexibility and the need to have it in amounts that can significantly buffer us against market volatility," says Suyash Choudhary, Head of Fixed Income, IDFC Mutual Fund

As a rule of thumb, your retirement portfolio should be at least 50 times your yearly expenses

Ask Money Today: Is it possible to create a retirement corpus of Rs 4 cr in 10 years?

Jun 17, 2021

A person can retire comfortably when their investment portfolio generates sufficient returns to take care of their day-to-day expenses. Seek help from a financial planner to understand how to lock-in the returns and redeem your money in parts as per your requirement