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50 hand-picked mutual funds to build your portfolio

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50 hand-picked mutual funds to build your portfolio

To rank mutual funds simply by highest past returns is an easy exercise and one that is likely to find the most interest—after all, investors want high returns—but it is not something that needs as much attention as a deeper evaluation of the funds in your portfolio does. This involves looking at consistency of returns,…

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Planning to take a loan for your holiday? Know your options

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Planning to take a loan for your holiday? Know your options

Borrowers should check other options and deals offered by banks directly on their website or from fintech companies and online loan providers. During the travel season, most make random travel plans without prior planning and don’t always have sufficient money put aside to fund their vacations. Due to a shortage of funds, some people also…

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How to fund your start-up dream

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How to fund your start-up dream

MUMBAI: “Ideas are cheap, execution is everything,” said Chris Sacca, an early investor in Twitter and Uber. And, an important component which impacts the execution is money. Sahil Isai, co-founder (marketing) of Walkers Unltd, a dog-walking company which provides certified walkers and trainers for your dogs, says, “Our dog-walking company is founded by a group of…

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How concentrated is your mutual fund portfolio?

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How concentrated is your mutual fund portfolio?

Mutual fund schemes, typically, diversify across stocks and sectors. The idea behind diversification is that if some stocks and sectors do not do well, then others present in the portfolio that don’t fall by as much, prevent a downslide. But sometimes, fund managers follow a concentrated strategy either due to a scheme’s mandate or because…

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Your first mutual fund is most important: Know these things before investing

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Your first mutual fund is most important: Know these things before investing

Your first mutual fund should be simple and less risky in nature. As you would be new to the market, it will take time to understand the functioning, market moves, fundamental and technical aspects and some other important elements of the mutual fund. Pankaj Mathpal, MD, Optima Money Manager told Zee Business Online, ”Mutual fund…

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Know these 5 essential things before availing a personal loan in your 40s

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Know these 5 essential things before availing a personal loan in your 40s

With a family to support and enormous responsibilities to shoulder at this stage, it makes sense to weigh the pros and cons of taking a personal loan Representational image  |  Photo Credit: BCCL The need for cash during a sudden medical emergency, home renovations or children’s education are some of the unplanned expenses that can be…

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Should you sell your equity mutual fund investments because of Indo-Pak conflict?

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Should you sell your equity mutual fund investments because of Indo-Pak conflict?

Some mutual fund investors are planning to sell their investments because of India-Pakistan conflict. They are asking their advisors if they should sell their equity mutual funds and stay out of the stock market for the time being. “Some novice investors have called me to check if they should get out of equities due to the ongoing…

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Feedback for budding entrepreneurs Starting up your new business ideas

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Feedback for budding entrepreneurs Starting up your new business ideas

First focus on the product and service which you are trying to create before worrying about big things such as finance, company registration etc and secondary issues like website, app etc starting a website or app is not a startup or business idea! Startup idea should be to create solid Product or Service! Website or…

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