Jack Bogle knew how to make a nuisance of himself. “What he meant to most people in the investment business was that he was a royal pain in the bottom,” said Jeremy Grantham, co-founder of Boston-based Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo, or GMO.
Hiren Ved is the co-founder and chief investment officer of Alchemy Capital Management, a boutique wealth management company managing about $1 billion of assets of high net worth individuals.
Coffee prices have not seen any major recovery after having fallen to 12-year lows last year. The price movement of the commodity will now depend upon the rains in Brazil and how much it supports the new crop. The market is waiting for a clearer picture that will emerge in February.
Sailesh Raj Bhan is the deputy chief investment officer (equity investments) at Reliance Mutual Fund.
We are just into a new year. Normally, as a year ends, we all prepare for a fresh start. We resolve to lead a healthier lifestyle, to adopt financial discipline, and invest to stay financially healthy. While every year we make multiple resolutions, most of us are unable to see them through.
Retail auto demand growing faster in under-penetrated states. We analyse the trends in passenger vehicle (PV) and two-wheeler (2W) retail demand across top-15 states/UT in India in this note.
Unlike in the previous weeks, the Indian market showed more weakness compared to the international markets last week, as the mid-cap stocks remained mostly under pressure. Another notable feature of last week was that individual stocks were either pushing the Nifty down or pulling it up.
The Nifty zig-zag moves in the last eight weeks have made trade a bit easy; buy the Nifty when it moves towards the lower end of the range--which is anywhere close to 10,650-- and sell it, or even take short positions, when the index is close to 10,900 or 11,000 mark.
The rights of investors must be protected and No investor must see his capital destroyed, or his assets stripped, because of reckless transactions perpetrated by adventurous fund managers, said Nilanjan Dey, director of Wishlist Capital Advisors, in an interview with Rit
Jeera market has been quite turbulent for the past few quarters, more so in 2018. Prices are expected to correct in the coming months on improving acreage, sufficient stocks and expectation of drop in exports volume.
The recent MSME study by TransUnion CIBIL shows the following trends: (1) loan growth healthy at 23 per cent YoY and stable NPL trends, (2) a new study on credit costs suggests 4-6 per cent slippages and 1.8-2 per cent credit costs, (3) borrowers taking multiple loans in a short period show high
The Nifty witnessed yo-yo moves in the entire five trading sessions last week. Intra-day volatility was pretty high, still none complained against the swings, as the index closed with gains or trended up by the end of the session.
While derivative instruments are always good hedging tools for traders, they also suit retail investors during the earnings season. So the latter can follow some of the trading strategies suggested for traders this time.
An alumnus of Kolkata’s St Xavier’s College, a certified financial planner (FPSB India) and an accounting technician (ICAI), Anup Jhunjhunwala has more than two decades of experience in equity markets, wealth management, investment advisory and mutual funds.
Around the same time last year, the market was on a roll. It then appeared that nothing could possibly go wrong with the Indian market in 2018.