Contra Mutual Funds : Should Individual Investors Invest In Contra Funds?

Contra is a short form of contrarian, in finance contrarian investors are those who works against the prevailing market trends. In other words, it is a strategy where investor buys shares of... Read more »

Target Date Funds – Another Retirement Fund Which Reduces Risk Exposure According To Projected Retirement Age

There are many investment plans in the market, choosing one for the purpose of retirement planning out of all seems to be a difficult job. Here I am introducing one more retirement... Read more »

SIP Vs VIP – Which Monthly Investment Plan Offers Better Returns

Making investment under stock market via Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) has been proved successful strategy to play safe in volatile nature of stock market. This popularity of SIP between investors, made mutual... Read more »

Buy Or Redeem Mutual Funds Via SMS In IDFC’s Money Manager Fund

Now investors interested investing under IDFC mutual funds can make their purchase by sending a text (SMS) using their mobile phone. This facility has been activated for IDFC Money Manager Fund (Treasury... Read more »

Use Systematic Transfer Plan (STP) While Mutual Fund Investment To Protect Yourself From Market Volatility

Making investment under stock market is like a gamble that is why people uses different techniques like Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) or Systematic Withdrawal Plan (SWP) to invest and withdraw their funds... Read more »

Consolidated Mutual Fund Monthly Transaction Statement Made Mandatory By SEBI In India

According to the Association of Mutual Fund in India (AMFI), from now on mutual fund investors will get a consolidated account statement (CAS) which will include the details of all the mutual... Read more »

Liquid Funds Offers Investment With Liquidity And Higher Returns! So Why Saving Account?

Today every one of us atleast have one saving or salary account which we use to keep our earnings safe. At the beginning of the month our salary gets credited into this... Read more »

What Is Systematic Withdrawal Plan (SWP)?

We have already learned about Systematic Investment Plan (SIP), where investor can invest there money in mutual funds in a systematic way. Systematic Withdrawal Plan (SWP), is reverse of SIP where investors... Read more »

What Is ELSS Scheme?

ELSS ( Equity Linked Saving Scheme ) is another tax saving instrument along with your regular LIC, PPF etc. It is a type of mutual fund which is qualified for tax exemption... Read more »

What Are Money Market Mutual Funds?

Money market mutual funds is a mutual funds that invest solely in money market instruments. Money market instruments are form of debts that mature in less than one year and are very... Read more »