Category: Fixed Income

Sep 15

DEBT FUNDS ALSO LOSE

Most investors think that Debt Mutual Funds are a safe bet. It is a myth. Debt funds may not be as risky as equity funds because they invest in risk free assets like Government Bonds, T-Bills, G-Secs,  FDs, etc. But they can also erode your

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Aug 25

DEPRECIATION OF RUPEE AND AFFECT ON SHARES

Where will the Rupee go, was a common query, in the past few weeks? As if the Rupee had feet. It is an inconsequential question for a common investor. It is important for a hedge fund. It is important for an importer. It is important for a currency trader. It is important for the government …

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Jul 16

DIVERSIFY INVESTMENTS AMONGST ASSET CLASSES

This post is inspired by one of the readers, Ms Manisha who sent in a query  seeking my advice on five asset classes to invest in in order to diversify her portfolio. I had written in one of my earlier blogs, “Which is the best asset class to invest in” that there are only two main …

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Jul 02

ONE OF THE BEST FIXED DEPOSIT FOR RETIRED PERSONNEL

Lt Col Mankoo is a retired officer. He gives me a feedback on my writings. Last time when he met me he asked me some advise on Fixed Deposits of banks. This one is for him and all retired personnel who want a fixed income with adequate safety.

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May 27

WHICH IS THE BEST ASSET CLASS TO INVEST IN?

All investors have a very common question, “Which is the best asset class?” They are challenged to know where to put their money. Everyone wants to know which asset class will perform the best and help them meet their financial goals. So, today I am going to write about various asset classes and asset allocation …

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