Category Archives: Debt Instruments

Debt instruments like bonds, G-secs, notes, mortgages, leases, etc

What Marathoners Can Teach You About Investing

Did you know that marathoners can teach you a great deal about investing? Here are some of the best investing lessons you can learn from them.

All About Risks In Debt Funds

Looking to invest in Debt Funds but feeling unsure about the risks involved? We’ll tell you about various financial aspects that affect the performance of Debt Funds.

An Introduction To Debt Funds & How To Benefit From Them

Find out all you need to know about Debt Funds. BankBazaar’s Avni Raja explains how they work and tells you about investing in Debt Funds.

How To Meet Your Goals With Mutual Funds

We’re giving you the scoop on how investing in Mutual Funds can help you meet your life goals – be it in the short, medium or long term.

Should You Invest In Gilt Funds Right Now?

The one predictable thing about financial markets is their constant state of change. If you have been investing in the debt funds market, chances are that you may have heard about gilt funds. Here is everything you need to know about gilt funds including how they are different from regular debt funds and when it is a good time to consider investing in such funds.

What To Remember When Choosing The Right Debt Funds

Mutual Fund investments demand a fair bit of thought as these investments have certain risks that may not suit every type of investor. If you’re wondering whether to go the equity way or down the Debt Fund path, let us give you a few handy factors that you need to keep in mind when choosing the right Debt Funds.

How To Invest In MF When Your Time Horizon Is Less Than 5 Years

The biggest question you have to answer yourself when you are investing is: “What is the time horizon for my investment?” This helps your financial advisor in suggesting you the right asset and product. Uljhan Singh had to change his job and he got a fat cheque of Rs.5 Lakhs from his previous employer towards… Read More »

Proven Ways To Spice Up Your “Safe Savings”

No matter how savvy an investor you are, a little certainty of returns from the investment portfolio adds to your comfort. If equities give wings to your portfolio, fixed income instruments offer stability and certainty. Therefore, it is important to have a right mix of debt and fixed income investment options in your portfolio. Prateek… Read More »

The nuts and bolts of Microfinance

In both developed and developing economies, penetration of credit facilities into the rural and semi urban set up continues to be an uphill task for government, local and social organisations. In a populous and diverse country like India, where about 69% of the population lives in rural areas, like-minded social groups are working hard to… Read More »