Here is the eye-popping truth: On Dec 30, 2011, the difference in 10 year performance of the best performing equity mutual fund and the worst performing one was a whopping 24% - annualised!
Quite often we are asked, why should one invest in equities. The Indian economy is gloomy. Political instability tends to hog most pages of the news papers. The global economy is not supporting the news flow in any way. In this uncertain scenario, why should one take a Risk At all? Why not put all your money in a safe haven of ‘Debt’.