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Stocks can destroy your savings, unless your timing is right. What should conservative investors do?
The way stock markets have behaved over the past 20 years, it is difficult to believe that, over the long term, stocks will beat inflation. Yes, individual stocks would have, perhaps, given spectacular returns, but are these known only with hindsight?
If one believes in stocks as an...
SEBI needs to separate the institutional and retail parts of liquid funds’ portfolios so that retail investors are not taken for a ride
Until recently, liquid funds facilitated the flow of credit between companies, banks and others. But these funds were meant for mainly large investors, as the fund industry chased corporate money to grow bigger and bigger. In pursuing that objective, they...
Portfolio management schemes are less tax-efficient than mutual funds, are costlier and not backed bybetter skills
For many of us, a portfolio management scheme (PMS) is something couched in secrecy. No one knows whether people have made or lost money in PMS over a long period. PMS becomes popular in a bull market. As far as we know, in the bear market that followed the last broadbased rally...