Where should an investor invest today? Equity markets? Real estate or Gold? – I am assuming that investors look only at these 3 asset classes – I do not know how to invest in horses, oil, other commodities etc. so I will stick to these 3 asset classes… Let us start with Equities. If some […]

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Do I have to tell you where I heard this advice? ….so here it is: 1. If you are not confident, keep your money in cash: ‘Cash is king’ goes the argument. My take: If cash is king what is inflation? I think sitting on cash till the market improves is an amazingly stupid piece […]

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  Every day I get one mail at least asking for the following: 1. Will you give personal advise on equity trading? 2. Is it a time to be buying gold? 3. Do you do PMS? Will you do it for me? 4. Why do you not suggest MF schemes to buy? 5. Why do […]

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  If you are an investor how many fund schemes do you need to know / track / understand? Well if you are like me 3 a maximum of 5. However if you are a person who thinks that all problems in life can be solved by mutual funds, maybe 10. Normally people save for […]

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There have been some emails and questions that people ask. Since many people ask me similar or same questions, I thought a post would be appropriate: 1. Why do you not do a review of the personal finance programs that appear on television? Answer: Am incompetent to do so. I have no clue what is […]

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This article appeared in the December issue of Money Today…. ON THE FUND HUNT P.V. SUBRAMANYAM, Financial Trainer If past records were enough to predict the future, the result of every match would be known even before it started. Similarly, if the past performance of mutual funds was the only barometer, no fund investor would […]

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Buy Morgan Stanley growth fund. Yes the same close ended mutual fund that people choose to hate. Let us look at the logic. MSGF a fund by Morgan stanley fund house is a good well rounded large cap fund. Whenever a fund house launches¬†itself it starts with¬†a large cap fund. So this close ended fund […]

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