Profile of Kundan Kishore
The much-awaited insurance behemoth LIC had a tepid stock market debut. Disappointed investors pin hopes on the long term.
The alleged irregularities at Axis MF are being investigated. Till more is known, investors should stay invested in their selected schemes
The RBI has hiked the repo rate by 40 bps to 4.4 per cent and the cash reserve ratio by 50 bps in a surprise, unscheduled announcement. What should be your debt fund investment strategy?
LIC’s IPO opened for anchor investors on May 2, 2022. As many as 99 mutual fund schemes invested over Rs 4,000 crore in the IPO. Should you invest too?
The much-anticipated initial public offering (IPO) of insurance behemoth Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) will hit the markets on Wednesday May 4, 2022. Are its low valuations attractive enough for investors to buy?
India’s largest initial public offering (IPO) of insurance behemoth Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) will hit the street on May 4, 2022. It is going to be the cheapest among its listed peers even at the higher price band of Rs 949 per share. Why so?
Retirement planning is a vague concept in India, and many do not plan for it while in their working years. As a result, they either invest too little or in the wrong instrument, and thus fail to build a sizeable retirement corpus to live a dignified retired life on their own terms with full financial freedom.
The reintroduction of DNE by the National Stock Exchange will go a long way in helping a trader minimise loss in Options trading. Read on to find more
RBI in its first monetary policy of the new financial year left the key policy rates unchanged. However, the guidance seems to be more hawkish than accommodative.
Pay as much attention to the spending stage of retirement as you did to the accumulation stage. Here are a few ways in which you can make your retirement corpus last a long time
A vast majority of Indians do not invest in dedicated retirement funds. They are likely to invest in instruments that will help them save taxes now, rather than build a corpus for later use. That’s where the fundamentals start getting wrong.
HDFC Bank has announced its merger with its parent company HDFC. The merged entity will overshoot the portfolio allocation of many schemes beyond the regulator’s prescribed limit of 10 per cent. Here’s a look at how the merger will affect portfolio compositions and fund managers’ course of action
ICICI Prudential Housing Opportunities Fund (IPHOF) will invest in companies engaged in and expected to benefit from the growth in housing theme. This scheme is open for subscription from today March 28, 2022 and will close on April 11, 2022.
Following US central bank Federal Reserve announcing a 0.25 per cent increase in the benchmark interest rate, all eyes are on RBI’s next monetary policy slated in April.
Macquarie has cut the target price by 36 per cent for Paytm parent company One97 Communication, which is already facing heat from RBI restrictions and investors’ wrath.
Paytm parent One97 Communications has turned out to be the worst performing initial public offering (IPO) launched in the recent past. The stock has eroded over 70 per cent of investors’ wealth since its IPO.
There is too much noise on the street about LIC IPO, leading to some myths about unrealistic gains. Here are three myths that are making the rounds and why they are not true
Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) may postpone its IPO to the next fiscal in view of the Russia-Ukraine crisis. However, the LIC IPO could be large enough to dethrone even the most valuable companies in India.
While the market has been under pressure due to the Russia-Ukraine war and other global cues, one stock that investors are betting on is ITC. Consistent dividend yields in a growth-oriented market make it a compelling play.
There are compelling reasons why the government is expected to launch the LIC IPO on or before March 11.
If you are investing in debt funds, then focus on lower duration funds while gradually investing at incrementally higher rates over the next 6-12 months.
Balanced advantage funds claim to offer dynamic asset allocation with tax advantage. Do they deliver on that promise and should investors look at this category?
RBI’s monetary policy committee unanimously left policy rates unchanged and retained an accommodative stance in its February policy meet. Markets responded positively. Is the stage set for the much-awaited LIC IPO?
Budget 2022 has introduced 30 per cent tax on crypto transactions. That gives equities an advantage in attracting more investors, but that's not the end of it. Here's how equities and cryptos compare.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reiterates in her Budget speech the government’s stand that the much-awaited LIC IPO, which is expected to be the largest public issue ever in India, will take place shortly