Choices galore for IPO investors

Choices galore for IPO investors

The primary equity market in 2017-18 sees a growth of over 100 per cent over the previous record high in FY 2009-10


Make your dreams come true

Make your dreams come true

With a clearly defined roadmap all your financial goals can all be achieved as per your timeline


What is an ETF? Is this the right time to invest in such a fund?

What is an ETF? Is this the right time to invest in such a fund?

ETFs are available on stock exchanges and you can even buy a minimum of one ‘share’


Future ready

Future ready

Do not be blinded by past performance and returns gained by friends, look for funds managed by fund managers


Prudent player: L&T India Prudence

Prudent player: L&T India Prudence

Launched in 2011, in this short period the fund has managed to create a reputation of a dependable performer


Do I need to add debt funds in my portfolio if I mostly invest in equity funds?

Do I need to add debt funds in my portfolio if I mostly invest in equity funds?

You should not blindly add debt funds to your investments because you have not invested explicitly in debt funds


I want to invest Rs 1 lakh in mutual fund. Should I invest in different schemes?

I want to invest Rs 1 lakh in mutual fund. Should I invest in different schemes?

Ideally when investing in equity funds, you should do so regularly through systematic investment plans


What is the difference between diversified equity scheme and ELSS?

What is the difference between diversified equity scheme and ELSS?

The only difference between a diversified equity scheme and an ELSS is that the latter offers tax benefits


Which category of funds are the safest and the strongest on performance?

Which category of funds are the safest and the strongest on performance?

There are no funds that can be termed safest when investing in mutual funds


I have an ongoing SIP. Can I invest an additional amount in the same fund?

I have an ongoing SIP. Can I invest an additional amount in the same fund?

You have the option to increase SIP contributions as and when you feel like by filling up an additional SIP form


I am investing in HDFC Equity and HDFC Top 200. Where else should I invest?

I am investing in HDFC Equity and HDFC Top 200. Where else should I invest?

Instead of adding a third fund, you could increase your investment in either or both these funds


How should I invest Rs 1 lakh for the future needs of my one-year-old daughter?

How should I invest Rs 1 lakh for the future needs of my one-year-old daughter?

Starting early with investments in equity funds provides you the benefit of gains from the power of compounding


I invested in the SBI PSU fund NFO. Is it a good fund to continue investing?

I invested in the SBI PSU fund NFO. Is it a good fund to continue investing?

The fund is thematic as the investments are in companies run by the government of India undertaking