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Prices of all things are up except stocks; it is good for long-term investors
I am sure those of you who are in the stock market must be worried like hell. But look again. The market is giving you another opportunity to get in and participate in the growth of Indian enterprises. Just about six months ago, everything looked expensive and most believed that it would get more expensive....
Just when I thought my woes in opening demat accounts would end, I have encountered a new and bigger problem. Until now, there was a process of ‘in-person’ verification of an applicant wanting to open a demat account. The applicant’s documents are verified with the originals and the address is verified personally (although hardly anyone follows this requirement...
Launching funds based on various themes is what mutual funds are smart at. Not many perform consistently. Among the many losing ideas that mutual funds come wrapped in, one is contra funds. We forecast this in our very second issue (March 2006) and the facts have never contradicted us. There are just eight currently on offer to investors. (Mercifully, fund houses have been slow in inflicting...