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No beating about the bush.
Consumer confidence in the US is at its lowest level in 16 years. Surely, it is a terrible time to buy stocks when consumers are so pessimistic. The media usually believes so and propagates this unhesitatingly – “Consumer confidence plunged, causing stocks to fall...” It sounds logical. Maybe, but it is not true. Markets do rather well when the sentiment is truly downbeat.
The fact is:...
SEBI bans speed-reading of MF disclaimers; will it achieve anything different?
In one of its first ‘investor-friendly’ moves after CB Bhave took over as its new chairman, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has banned mutual fund companies from speed-reading the disclaimers of fund offerings on television and radio: “Mutual fund investments are subject to market risks; please read...