Tag: portfolio

What does a mature streaming service look like? Netflix is about to show us

Netflix Inc. proved to the world that streaming video could be a big business. Now it will show the world what that business looks like...

Inclusion of these U.S. money managers means nearly half of all asset funds managed globally are linked to climate-change pledge

U.S. asset managers Franklin Templeton and MFS Investment Management are among the 41 new signatories, representing $6.8 trillion in assets, joining the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative....

Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest is readying the first bitcoin ETF with 21Shares

ARK Invest is teaming up with 21Shares AG’s U.S. affiliate, which serves as the filer and issuer of the ARK 21Shares Bitcoin ETF. You can...

‘I retained a diversified portfolio during covid’

In April 2020, when covid hit India and the country went into lockdown, Mint spoke to industry leaders in the financial services space to understand...

How to pay for healthcare costs in retirement

As retirement risks go, it’s one of the more impossible to manage and mitigate. For years now, firms in the financial services industry, as well...

A diversified fund would be a good addition to your portfolio

I’m 44 years old and my aim is to accumulate ₹15 lakh over the next 10 years. In November 2020, I invested about ₹70,000 in...

SoftBank snaps up $2.8 billion stake in Norway robotics firm

Japanese investment giant SoftBank has agreed to pay $2.8 billion for a 40% stake in Norwegian warehouse automation company AutoStore. SoftBank SFTBY, +4.87% will buy...

‘Corporate bond funds may be a better bet for debt fund investors’

Debt mutual funds were just recovering from several self-inflicted wounds including investments in ILFS and DHFL, when SEBI launched its broadside against AT1 bonds last...

Vanguard is beefing up its ESG staffing – are more sustainable-investing funds on the way?

Vanguard isn’t known for its broad suite of environmental, social and governance investment funds. It has just five available in the U.S., versus dozens at...

Nasdaq isn’t even 10% of the global investing game

One of the key metrics we look for when building our portfolios is how correlated our positions are. Do we have many stocks in the...

Is bitcoin headed to $100,000 in 2021 or is its price ‘unsustainable’?

Bitcoin prices were carving out fresh records Wednesday but where the cryptocurrency heads from here is an open question. A single bitcoin BTCUSD, +2.31% hit...

Europe joins Wall Street’s boom in ‘blank-check’ companies

It’s the monster trend on Wall Street. Now it’s crossed the Atlantic. LVMH MC, -0.34% founder Bernard Arnault and former UniCredit UCG, -0.09% chief Jean-Pierre...

Individual investors are back — here’s what it means for the stock market

Look who’s back. After a long absence, active individual investors have returned. While breakneck and foolhardy trading activity in shares of GameStop Corp. GME, +19.20%...

New MF riskometer: How the new riskometer will alter things for mutual fund investors

Any directive communication, be it the traffic signal or the warning on a packet of cigarettes, is based on a logic. To what extent it...

The market may have peaked so ‘head for the multiasset hills’ and buy these stocks, says fund manager

It may be time to ‘head for the multiasset hills.’ Getty Images We may have already seen the market highs this year and it’s time...

L&T Emerging Businesses Fund: should you hold or sell?

Many investors are nervous about the short-term performance of L&T Emerging Businesses Fund. ETMutualFunds.com receives several messages on its official Facebook page regularly from readers...

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...

Interesting ways to teach your children about money management

“Education, of any kind, has to create curiosity and be entertaining, especially when dealing with kids. I don’t make a conscious attempt to teach my...

Review choice of funds every year to ensure the portfolio remains healthy

I am 31 years old. My long-term portfolio is: ₹4,500 in Aditya Birla Sun Life Tax Relief 96 and Axis Equity Saver; ₹2,000 in Mirae...

Health care will cost this much in retirement — but probably even more

A 65-year-old couple retiring this year should expect to spend about $295,000 on health care costs alone in retirement — but quite frankly, that estimate...

Buy American (stocks), says Europe’s largest asset manager

Sometimes it takes an outsider to fully appreciate something. Europe’s largest asset manager, Amundi Asset Management, has produced research showing why U.S. stocks have outperformed...

Should you increase allocation to gold after the recent rally?

Spot gold prices have topped the ₹50,000 level on the Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX) as uncertainties persist with rising covid-19 cases. The...

The Pandemic May Change the Way Financial Advisors Operate Forever

July 17, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The global health crisis has forced business professionals across a myriad of...

It’s better to avoid investing in sectoral MFs when building long-term portfolio

I am investing ₹1,000 each per month in ICICI Prudential US Bluechip Equity and Motilal Oswal S&P 500 Index; ₹500 each in Invesco India Contra,...

Will Vanguard step on the SPDR? This technology ETF just dethroned the industry leader

In mid-May, assets in the Vanguard Information Technology ETF VGT, -0.10% overtook those in a competing fund from the company that’s long dominated exchange-traded fund...