What are close-ended mutual funds?

Close-ended mutual fund schemes, as the name suggests, are closed for subscription and sale after the initial subscriptions through New Fund Offer. For example, when you invest in a five-year closed-ended scheme, you are given…

A look at stock market history around elections…

U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden answer a question during the second and final presidential debate at the Curb Event Center at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, October…

When interest rates are low, how to make…

NEW DELHI: Mortgage lender HDFC has just reduced deposit rates on medium-term investments to the lowest in 43 years. Deposit rates on a 66-month investment fell 20 basis points to 6.25 per cent from 7.75…

Top Wall Street analysts say buy stocks like…

Source: Texas Instruments | WikipediaVolatility has once again returned to Wall Street. Swinging between positive and negative territory in the previous five sessions, the market's movements have largely been tied to updates on the ongoing…

Starboard tries to find another winner in the…

Jeffrey Smith, CEO of Starboard Value LP and Chairman of Papa John's International Inc.Brendan McDermid | ReutersCompany: ACI Worldwide, Inc. (ACIW)Business: ACI Worldwide, Inc. develops and markets software products and services focused on facilitating electronic…

How to shift between debt & equity to…

By Radhika GuptaAsk any investor about the things she would like to filter out of her investments, and it won’t be a surprise if volatility tops the list in her answers. Often touted as the…

Paul Tudor Jones says he likes bitcoin even…

Billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones has turned more bullish on bitcoin, calling it the best inflation hedge."I like bitcoin even more now than I did then. I think we are in the first inning…

Four value funds you could consider investing

Will the value funds emerge out from the shadow of the growth investment theme, which has dominated the global market in the past decade. Seasoned market participants usually stay away from timing the major changes…