Tag: Equity

Net inflows into sustainable funds plummet 98% in June quarter

Indian funds based on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing philosophy garnered a mere ₹26 crore during the June quarter as incremental flows into existing...

BAFs help first-time investors gain some experience in equity

Over the past one year, AHFs have delivered an average return of around 50%, while BAFs are up around 30% on average, as per data...

Mutual funds raise exposure to PSU banks to 15-month high in May

MUMBAI: As covid-led uncertainties are gradually receding, mutual fund houses are increasing their exposure to the banking sector, especially in the public sector undertaking (PSU)...

Investing decisions: How fear of future regrets shapes your decisions & how to minimise it

By Nimesh Chandan Alfred Bernhard Nobel was born in Stockholm, Sweden in 1833. He was a chemist, engineer and an inventor and held 355 patents...

AMA Announces Major Commitment to Health Equity

May 13, 2021 — The American Medical Association has released a 3-year strategic plan to counter longstanding health inequities that hurt marginalized communities and...

A state treasurer convinced big banks to commit billions of dollars to tackle racial inequities. Here is the result

In an effort stemming from the murder of George Floyd and at the behest of a Connecticut state official, a who’s who of financial institutions...

NPS funds outperform in past one year, deliver robust returns

NPS, which offers various types of funds as per the risk profile of investors, is one of the most accepted pension products in the country....

Know what financial advice experts are giving investors amid second covid wave

NEW DELHI : As India is hit hard by the second wave of covid-19, its equity markets have turned jittery. The S&P BSE Sensex has...

6 ways to reduce investment risk on your portfolio

If you are investing in equity-related avenues to get high returns on your investment portfolio without weighing the risks, you might not be heading in...

5 Key Qualities of Inclusive Employees

December 23, 2020 8 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Hiring diverse and inclusive talent is not as easy as you...

Tata: The true toll: Settling the Tata-Mistry dispute has given rise to a reckoning about the real cost of this conflict

On September 22, after nearly four years of all-out acrimony, an opportunity to cease hostilities presented itself to Tata Sons and Shapoorji Pallonji (SP) Group....

4 Ways DEI Can Help Manage Business Risk

September 28, 2020 9 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Evaluating risk is an important element of running a business. As...

Lotteries can work for one in a million, but most of us need to have a plan

Afirm’s capital structure broadly comprises two asset classes—debt, where the firm promises to pay a fixed interest, and equity, where the firm offers ownership in...

Will multi asset funds take care of your asset allocation needs?

Multi asset funds or mutual fund schemes that invest in multiple asset classes are in vogue these days. Several mutual fund houses and their sales...

Four ways to deal with laggards in your portfolio

Clearing laggards from your portfolio is like cleaning your messy, unorganized closet. All those spare clothes and accessories that have been lying there taking up...

mutual fund: MFs cut equity’s share in balanced advantage funds

Mumbai: Balanced advantage funds — a mutual fund product category that invests in both equities and bonds — have pruned their allocation to stocks as...

Are You the DEI Consultant Your Industry Needs?

August 20, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. As a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) consultant for corporations and...

Should you invest in multi-asset funds?

With rallies in gold and international equities, more and more fund houses are launching multi-asset funds. These funds can invest in equity, debt and gold,...

Why 2010-20 was a depressing decade for equity investments

First, let us deal with the argument that questions the poor equity returns hypothesis. Mutual fund experts argue that one should invest in equities for...

A portfolio should be diversified and well-balanced to suit all your needs

My wife and I have eight goals like education, child’s wedding, retirement, emergency corpus and perpetual travel amounting to investments of around ₹1 lakh per...

This or that? Hard financial choices we must make

The choices that the ongoing covid-19 pandemic is forcing us to make are not the ones we had ever thought we would need to make....

Investors should keep in mind certain factors given the uncertainties

In the last two and a half years, the investment climate in India has been dismal, with low disclosures and high risk. There have been...

Distribute equity assets among small-, mid- and large-caps

I am 25 years old and I earn ₹70,000 per month. I am interested in building a corpus of ₹5 crore for buying a house...

Stock market crash a good opportunity

For Kshitij Ranjan, 34, who belongs to a farming family from Bihar, lessons in frugality came early. While Ranjan’s parents both had teaching jobs with...

FD versus SIP returns: Who says 5-year MF SIPs giving lower returns than bank FDs?

Ajay Tyagi, Executive Vice-President and Fund Manager for Equity at UTI AMC, busts a few myths about equity investing in bear markets, mutual fund SIPs...