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Some more resolutions….

Normally resolutions are made at the beginning of the year or on a birthday…however here are some resolutions that an investor can take / do any time: 1. I promise to reduce mutual fund costs: If you are in a diversified mutual fund which charges 2.5% (max) shift to some scheme which charges less – […]

how to get better at what you do?

Dr Atul Gawande – the best book of his that I have read is Being Mortal. I have also read Checklist Manifesto. Hear him….EVERYBODY NEEDS A COACH. Even a financial coach. Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin for wordpress.

BFSI and competition….

Competition is ALWAYS good, or is it? Well we have 25 psu banks and now a dozen private sector banks. We also have 40+ mutual funds, 40+ insurance companies. Has this improved the service? Has it reduced the costs? Have you really benefited by this huge number of organizations in the BFSI space? In 1969 […]

Annual Share Market forecast time!!

We will all be called by some member of the 4th estate and will have to give a number. Subra where do you think the Nifty will be in Jan 2019? Well, er…where is it now? You gotta be joking, you surely know where it is now. Me: No. I will actually have to see […]

This time it is different!

“We have met the enemy and he is us.” – Well, the enemy is not so clear is it us, is it the media, is it this blog? Well, I don’t know. I have a clear equity bias, so my contribution to such ‘bull’ stories HAS TO BE DISCOUNTED. We are in a funny time […]

Live on FB and Cnbc today at 11am

I will be live on Cnbc with Sumaira Abidi…at 11am, today, Thursday, 7 Dec, 2017 do ask your Mutual fund queries… Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin for wordpress.

Are your BANK deposits safe? LIC policies?

A Whats App message (titled “This Tsunami will wipe out your money lying in the Banks”) is going viral with a link to an article which suggests that our bank deposits are no longer safe; they can be appropriated by the government and used for bailing out banks. Your LIC endowment plans are guaranteed by […]