What Are The Key Measures of Market Volatility?
The equity market is driven by multiple factors such as technical, behavioral and fundamental. While fundamental investors are rewarded over the long-term, the traders, speculators, and other market participants impact the market over a short term. In addition, the market volatility is also caused because of macroeconomic development, geopolitical tension, and many other factors. How […]
3 Mutual Fund Investing Strategies You Can Use in the Current Market Conditions
The markets are down by nearly 10% since the peak that was touched in late January 2018. Many investors saw the value of their investments reduce over the last 2 months. In these uncertain conditions, many investors find it hard to start investments. Let us look at some strategies that you can adopt when faced […]
Should I Invest Lump-Sum Right Now?
The Sensex has corrected more than a 1000 points since the Budget of 2018 re-introduced Long-term Capital Gains tax. To add to that, the global markets corrected sharply around the same time too.Should you invest lump-sum right now? Read more: Budget 2018-19: Why the Past Week Should not Cause Panic. The LTCG tax was imposed on […]
Is It Safe to Invest Through Mutual Fund Apps?
Traditionally, people used to invest in mutual funds via distributors. Now, there are many online options. Traditional Approach The traditional approach has been of investing via distributors. Distributors are scattered all over the country. To invest, you will have to visit these distributors physically. Upon selection of a mutual fund type, you will be required […]
Dividend Mutual Fund vs Systematic Withdrawal Plan (SWP)
Do you have a lump sum amount of money? And do you use a small part of this money on a regular basis? If yes, then obviously you haven’t used that money to invest at all. There is a way to easily invest that money and still have a regular income every month. There are […]
Why Should NRIs Invest in India?
The world economy isn’t doing particularly well. The USA, after suffering from the dot com bubble of 2000 and the real estate disaster of 2008 is still reeling from the effects of those storms. The Eurozone, hit by the Greek crisis, Brexit, and the refugees from the middle-east is struggling too. Japan, with its aging […]
Achieve Financial Independence: Start Planning Now
On your commute to the office, have you wished for a time when you could just skip work? You might have even fantasized of a future where your imagination wasn’t limited by the daily grind of office. Well, you can skip office. But you’ll have to achieve financial independence first. What is Financial Independence? Financial independence […]
SIP vs Lump Sum: How Should You Invest?
SIP vs lump sum, which is better? Has this question been bothering you? Understanding how to invest via SIP and via lump sum will help you understand which option is better for you. SIP vs Lump Sum If you have a regular income and are able to save some money, opt for SIP. […]
SIP Calculator to Estimate Returns from Mutual Fund Investment
The following SIP calculator or Systematic Investment Plan calculator will help you average the cost of investing, it will also ensure you don’t pay too high for a unit of investment. SIP Calculator Calculate total amount at the end of the investment period – Calculate SIP installment required for meeting investment goals Explore Top Portfolios […]