A debt instrument is issued at a fixed coupon which varies on the market condition at the issue time and is paid on a regular basis until maturity. When there is a fall in interest rate, the debt securities value gains, resulting in mark-to-market gains. The opposite happens when the rate of interest goes up, the value of debt security go down, making mark-to-market loss.
Gilt Funds are those funds of debts that invest 80% of their investments in securities of government. For issuance of golden-edged certificates, these government securities or bonds can be used. The Gilt originated from the nickname of gilded edge certificates. As per SEBI norms, gilts funds must invest at least 80 per cent of their funds or assets in government securities.
Tracking error is a measure of financial performance out of many, to scale the performance of an investment versus its estimated benchmark set for a given time period.
The emergency fund ratio is also known as liquidity ratio is a personal finance ratio to measure the capability of a household to meet expenses from the liquid assets ( i.e., easily converted into cash).
Jim Cramer a very renowned American television personality with the skill of shooting holes in the most robust balance sheets of corporate’s, recommends playing safe in terms of investing. He also shared his own 25 rules of investing broken into 7 lessons in this post, which will help investors in making money while avoiding big losses and cumulate solid wealth.
Raamdeo Agrawal, Joint Managing Director of Motilal Oswal Financial Services said in a virtual chat hosted by PMS-AIF World: “Pharma and telecom industry could emerge as a new leader in the post-COVID market situation, but won’t be able to boost the index seen by financial.”
Its been asked by the number of investors whether it is a good time for investment in Bluechip mutual funds in the present market scenario and for what duration along with what return can they expect from their investment?
National Pension Schemes offers different types of fund schemes to investors based on their needs. An investor can choose the type of fund as per his/her risk capacity.
As it is very well known that spotting a winner in a bear trend is way challenging than a bullish trend. But, historically, the stocks that have outperformed in the Nifty early bottom phase have turned up as a leader in the 3 subsequent years.
Wherever you go, you have heard people talking about the immense benefits of having permanent capital. Different mouths, different saying but whether there are any actual advantages of acquiring permanent capital or not, we will ask you at the end of this article and you will answer yourself – “Yes” or “No“.