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Fixed income products are now worth a look, thanks to a combination of high returns and high safety
When interest rates rise, equities as an asset class become less valuable. Further, given the massive four-year run up in our markets, I would like to think that this year should be more a year of consolidation, with limited upside potential. In my New Year column, I had mentioned that it...
How do you gauge the performance of your fund? One usual way is to look at the historical performance of various fund schemes and compare their returns vis-à-vis their benchmarks. But what period does the word “historical” stand for? In the US, many funds have a track record of more than 20-30 years. How far does the track record of Indian funds go? Look at the chart below. It shows the...
Radhika Nair describes a novel way of using palyful pets to assist in therapy
Vinod, a resident of Cheshire Home has been on a wheelchair for the past 25 years. His hands and legs are immobile; he was depressed most of the time and did not get out of his room much. That is, until Angel, a two-year-old golden retriever, walked into his life. He now looks forward to her weekend visits so that...