The Story of 4 Investors – Investing in Times of Volatility

The markets have crashed over 1500 points in September 2018 alone after an increase of over 1000 points in July-August 2018. This has been the most volatile period for the market in a very long time. Along with direct equities, mutual funds have also seen the pressure of market correction. Investors have felt the jitters …

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L&T Midcap Fund: Fund Review

L&T Midcap Fund is one of the top funds in midcap space. The fund gave an annualized return of 19.46% since its inception in August 2004. The fund’s performance has beaten its benchmark and peers consistently. The fund manager S.N. Lahiri is ranked as the best manager in the small and mid-cap space by Morningstar. …

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HDFC Midcap Opportunities Fund: Fund Review

HDFC Midcap Opportunities Fund is ranked second in its category of mid-cap funds. The fund manager, Chirag Setalvad is considered one of the best portfolio managers in the small and mid-cap category according to Morningstar. He was with the fund since its inception and has been delivering remarkably consistent performance is a very unpredictable segment. …

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Investing in stocks needs deep understanding of markets

This article was first published on livemint. I am interested to invest in Indian equities. Should I directly buy stocks or opt for mutual funds? Investing in equity markets is rewarding in the long term. Indian equity markets had a phenomenal run in Calendar year 2017. Large-, mid- and small-cap indices gave calendar year returns of 27%, 47%, …

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Mirae Asset Emerging Bluechip Fund: Fund Review

Mirae Asset Emerging Bluechip Fund lives up to its ‘bluechip’ tag. It offers its investors an opportunity to invest in today’s large, mid and small-sized companies which have the potential to perform well in the coming years. Ever since it entered the 5-star rating it held on to it and performed exceptionally well since its …

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L&T Emerging Business Fund: Fund Review

L&T Emerging Business Fund invests in small size companies which have the potential to grow at a much faster rate than established businesses. Though a recent entrant, the fund has been performing remarkably well in the small-cap space. It has also entered the 4-star rating last year. It parks most of its assets in mid-caps …

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Motilal Oswal Multicap 35 Fund: Fund Review

MOSt Focused Multicap 35 Fund has been renamed to Motilal Oswal Multicap 35 Fund. It’s a very recent player in the category of multi-cap funds. It has been performing exceptionally well and has also entered the 5-star category with good rankings. The fund follows a focused strategy with almost 80% of its assets parked in …

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SBI Magnum Balanced Fund Renamed to SBI Equity Hybrid Fund

  SBI Magnum Balanced fund has been renamed to SBI Equity Hybrid Fund. The fund which was initially Hybrid Equity Oriented fund will now fall under the category of Hybrid-Aggressive fund. Its investment strategy has hardly been changed. The fund managers, R. Srinivasan and Dinesh Ahuja follow the strategy of investing in a diversified portfolio …

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