When you look at returns of asset classes individually then each one of it is fascinating. Many investors get lured to such fascinating returns and start chasing that asset class. Just look at gold which delivered 25-30% returns from 2008-2011
Virender has been in confusion over the last few years. He has an investment portfolio heavy on real estate which is not doing good now. So he wants to change his allocation by including more assets. But as he read and met few advisors he got a wide view on what asset allocation he should […]
Come 1st October 2016 and you will witness 2 big changes – Mutual Funds Commission Disclosure and E-Insurance. These two changes will change the way these two industries work. First, it is mutual funds where the commission of distributors will get disclosed to their clients.
When it comes to wealth creation than Investing in equities is a much desirable option. The probability of generating higher returns is much more than any other asset class. In fact in the absence of equities in one’s portfolio finding returns good enough to beat inflation and reach your goals will be difficult.
In India Exchange-Traded Funds were launched years ago but it did not gain much of prominence primarily due to the out-performance of active fund managers and few other factors. However, investors have shown a keen interest in these products ever since Gold ETFs came into existence. Riding on the success of these, even the government […]