Mutual Funds

Mutual Funds, SIP

Best SIPs to Invest

A Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) is considered one of the best ways to invest in Mutual Funds, as it debits a predetermined amount from your bank account towards a Mutual Fund of your choice. SIPs provide investors with the benefit…

Mutual Funds

Best Hybrid Funds in 2019

Hybrid Funds are a type of mutual fund that invests both in equity and debt in varying proportions. These funds use various combinations of debt and equity to provide investors with a regular income from their investments while mitigating risks….

Investments, Mutual Funds

How to Evaluate a Mutual Fund

One of the common mistakes new investors make is trying to gauge the performance of the mutual fund by looking at its past performance. This method can be used to evaluate other investment vehicles but is not a good indicator…

Mutual Funds, Top Mutual Funds

Best ELSS Funds 2019

Equity Linked Saving Schemes (ELSS) are equity mutual funds that provide investors with tax benefits under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act, 1961. ELSS are diversified equity mutual funds that are required to allocate 80% of their assets towards…

Mutual Funds

SEBI’s Categories for Hybrid Funds

Hybrid Funds are a type of Mutual Fund that invest in both equity and debt to provide investors capital appreciation and regular income. The Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has made seven categories for Hybrid Funds. Hybrid Funds have…

Long-term Investments, Mutual Funds

Best Multi-Cap Funds

Multi-cap Funds are a special breed of equity mutual funds that invest across market capitalizations and market sectors. The new SEBI categorizations and rationalizations have made it difficult for mutual fund managers to take advantage of opportunities arising across market…

Mutual Funds, SIP, Uncategorized

Weekly SIP vs Monthly SIP

Investing in Systematic Investment Plans (SIPs) have numerous benefits that range from the psychological benefit of getting into the discipline of regularly investing, to the financial benefit of averaging the cost per unit to the investor. They are regarded as…

Mutual Funds, SIP

NFOs- The New Asset Class

NFOs or New Fund Offers are the first subscriptions made by fund houses to investors. Like Initial Public Offerings (IPOs), NFOs are launched for a limited period of time. Its primary objective is to raise funds to purchase securities like…