Investment Options Better Than PPF

We invest our earnings for a variety of reasons. While some invest to meet their children’s educational expenses, others do so to fund their post-retirement life. But the key aim for all is to attain financial stability over the long-term. The typical mindset of most people is that you have to work more to earn […]

How to Invest in Shares

How to Invest in Shares in INDIA: If you have a fair amount of money to invest and if you are planning to invest them in Equity, here is something for you. First, you need to get a Demat account. To be frank, you cant invest in shares without a demat account as shares cannot […]

What is the Importance of Systematic Investment Plan (SIP)

Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) is all about investing a fixed sum regularly in an equity fund, regardless of market conditions. Over the long term, you end up buying more units when the markets are down and fewer when the markets are up. Thus, your average purchase price is much likelier to be lower than what […]

Mahanagar Gas to list shares on July 1

The issue, which opened during June 21-23, oversubscribed 64.54 times, driven by non-institutional investors (191.61 times) and qualified institutional buyers (72.84 times). Mahanagar Gas, the country’s second largest CNG retailer, will list its equity shares on exchanges on July 1 after its issue received overwhelming response from investors last week. The issue, which opened during […]

Study on Investment in Equity and Mutual funds

Each investment alternative has its own strengths and weaknesses. Some options seek to achieve superior returns (like equity), but with corresponding higher risk. Other provide safety (like PPF) but at the expense of liquidity and growth. Other options such as FDs offer safety and liquidity, but at the cost of return. Mutual funds seek to […]