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.
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.
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 »
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 »
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 »
All of us love to postpone things for tomorrow. Be it a resolution, a household task, a visit to your friend…‘tomorrows’ kills many opportunities and make us losers unknowingly. One such thing for which you have to pay a heavy amount for postponing is financial planning. We all love to see our wealth growing, but… Read More »
In an attempt to encourage people to save more money by stepping up their investments and boost savings in the economy, the central government has re-launched the famous Kisan Vikas Patra scheme (KVPs). Kisan Vikas Patras would offer an annual return of 8.7% by doubling the total amount invested in the scheme in 100 months… Read More »