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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Pros and Cons of NRI Investing in Mutual Funds

“There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.” Jane Austen. Enjoy the comfort of a home being away from it! You now have an opportunity to do that by investing in Indian Mutual Funds. Read our blog post Can NRI invest in Mutual Funds? to know more about investing in mutual funds.  A …

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Investment Options for NRI’s in India

Looking for investing in India? Even though the traditional sources like PPF and NSC being closed, other opportunities are still available for investment. Few of many investment options for NRI’s in India are FD’s, Real Estate, Mutual Funds and Direct Investing in Stock Markets. Let’s discuss each of this to understand which one is the …

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Can NRI invest in PPF?

According to a recent notification by the Government of India, NRIs will not be able to open new Public Provident Fund (PPF) and National Savings Scheme (NSC) accounts. The existing accounts held by Non-Resident Indians (NRI) stand closed. The closure will come with effect from the day their status changes to Non-Resident. It implies that …

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How can an NRI Invest in Indian Mutual Funds?

NRI citizens or foreign nationals who have a valid Indian PAN Card and a Rupee designated NRE/NRO bank account can invest in mutual funds in India. Investments done from NRE or NRO bank account will have the redemption proceeds credited back to the respective accounts. NRI mutual fund investments done through NRE accounts are fully …

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Can NRI invest in Mutual Funds?

“You can go other places, all right, you can live on the other side of the world, but you can’t ever leave home” – Sue Monk Kidd, The Mermaid Chair. Sue Monk Kidd truly said that you can’t really be away from home. Home is a place where one can grow freely. Now you have …

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Why should NRI’s invest in India?

Why Should NRIs or Foreign Nationals of Indian Origin Invest in Indian Stock Markets over US stock markets? Read on to know why should NRI’s invest in India. Here are six reasons why India is the right choice for you to invest: 1. Invest in the Fastest Growing Economy in the World India is the …

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