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Another new fund flavour. Will it work?
It is the business of asset management companies to gather assets because they make money on the money they manage. To claw assets out of investors, AMCs come out with products of different flavours - balanced funds, contra funds, flexi-cap, MIPs, rural fund… To this long list of clever ideas, a new one has just been added.
Prudential ICICI has...
Three new arbitrage funds have been filed. Do they make much sense?
Three fund houses have filed for launching arbitrage funds: Canbank, Tata and Standard Chartered. Some time ago, SBI came out with its Arbitrage Opportunities Fund and, before that, UTI launched its Spread Fund. Do arbitrage funds make sense? Arbitraging means taking advantage of tiny mis-pricing between the cash and the...
Sector funds focus their attention on the stocks of just one sector. Buying them is a bad idea, as we had pointed out earlier. But if you must buy one, which one should you go for? ML Research Desk offers the options
The theoretical case for sector funds is very strong because it can be based on two very strong tenets of investing: one, focus and concentration on a few stocks works wonders;...