Monday, September 30, 2013

Is your fund manager taking too much risk by making concentrated bets?

Is your fund manager taking too much risk by making concentrated bets?
Diversified funds help cushion the impact of a falling market, but concentrated bets can negate this. Find out if your fund falls in this category.
Ten tips to make the most of work from home
Don't lose out on career progression even as you work in the comfort of home.
8 ways to leverage your house
Here are some ways in which you can tap into your house to generate cash, when needed.
Four stocks available at a discount for medium-long term investment
Uncertain market conditions have made the valuations attractive for some scrips. Here are some you can pick.
Interval funds: Make the most of short-term interest rates without worrying about cash crunch
The investors who don't have a specific holding period can consider schemes from this unique fund category.
Quote of the week
"The whole world knows that India is a land of savers: India’s savings rate is a high 30-32%, and yet the country goes overseas to borrow."
Pratip Chaudhuri Chairman
Salary cut has put most of Bansodes’ financial goals in jeopardy

Family Finances

The Bansodes will either have to find a new source of income to fund their goals, cut down on their financial outgo, or rein in their targets.
Festive season: Understand your brain, don't go overboard in spending

Financial Planning

As you prepare to spend during this festive season, understand how your brain functions and analyse your emotional biases to ensure you don't go overboard with your purchases.
Networking portal 4thAmbit, set up by three corporate veterans, eyes Rs 50 lakh turnover

Money-making venture

As for their revenue model, 4th Ambit takes a one-time fee of Rs 1.5 lakh from colleges in lieu of their services while annual subscription costs Rs 50,000.
How Sudhakar Chirra’s online venture, AbhiBus turned into a multi crore venture in six years


'The untapped potential of the bus transport vertical will keep us busy, and hopefully, profitable,' says Sudhakar Chirra.

Financial Calculators

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Use this calculator to find out if it is worthwhile to shift your home loan to another bank? Just enter the data and click next. It's that easy.
Home Loan Refinance
Home Loan Refinance
Should you refinance your home loan?
Find out how much you will have on retirement with different combinations of savings, percentage returns, time to go and tax rate.
ET lists the benefits and drawbacks of each to help you take an informed decision.
The rise in demand, price hike and brand premiumisation drive make the company a good investment.
The passing of the Pension Bill by Parliament is a major step forward for the Pension Funds Regulatory and Development Authority, says Yogesh Agarwal.
In recent times, the real estate sector has seen several regulatory changes and more are in the works. While most of these changes are aimed at protecting buyers' interests, some of them carry a cost. Here is a look at how they will affect your interests and your pocket.
Banks and financial advisers provide services that help channelise the inheritance to charity.
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Daily Newsletter
Special stories that round up the major developments of the day
Markets Watch
Markets Watch
Round up of stock, currency, bond, money and real estate market
IPO Watch
IPO Watch
Gives you the latest IPO/FPO related news
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