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Why HNIs are investing more in offshore and alternative assets
Equity markets continue to remain choppy and the yield to maturity (YTM) on debt instruments are unable to keep up with inflation levels (CPI), pegged at 5.52 percent as of March 2021. It is no surprise that many affluent investors are seeking customised investment solutions where they can make ‘relatively’ stable and stress-free returns. Cue: alternative asset classes.
The pandemic is unique, but this isn’t our first rodeo: Prateek Mehta
Investors generally have many questions in their minds such as "How should I invest?", "Where should I invest?", and "What should be my asset allocation strategy?". It is therefore essential for them to have a financial plan ready before they start their investing journey.
How much money you may need to invest in your child's education?
When it comes to planning children’s education fund, it is essential to work backwards and start early, while keeping inflation in mind. Investing in inflation-beating instruments prepares you well for the future.
Expert talk: How have mutual funds performed in last 6 months?
The last six months have been quite mixed for the mutual funds' industry, according to Prateek Mehta, co-founder and chief business officer of Scripbox -- a digital wealth management service.
Why your portfolio needs international equity exposure
If you are only investing in India, you are ignoring over 95% of the investment opportunity out there today! It is a well known fact that more than 95% of investors end up investing in home geographies and lose out on wealth being generated outside of their countries. Depending on the context, you should seriously consider adding international equity to your portfolio.
Tax planning or goal-setting: Let your needs drive investment decisions
Tax planning without goal-setting could result in inefficient investment allocation. While goal-setting without tax planning will not allow you to maximise the yield on your investments on account of gains negated by taxes
Low income should not mean low opportunities or aspirations: Atul Shinghal
Atul Shinghal, Founder & CEO, Scripbox, CEO, Probe Equity Research highlighted the constructive role that corporates and entrepreneurs can play in creating jobs and help people come out of the current crisis.
Overseas Equity Investment: The big risks
Indian investors have been investing in global stocks via the mutual fund route. But there are risks involved in investing in the international market. Atul Shinghal, Founder and CEO of Scripbox, a full-stack wealth management service provider spoke to Anand Adhikari, Executive Editor, Business Today about some of these risks, and why the Indian investor needs to tread with care. Watch the video for more.
How investing in tax-saving avenues can help create wealth over the long term
The government gives exemptions on tax-saving instruments such as public provident fund (PPF), ELSS, tax-saving FD, etc. to encourage people to save and accumulate wealth for their future.
6 ways to reduce investment risk on your portfolio
If you are investing in equity-related avenues to get high returns on your investment portfolio without weighing the risks, you might not be heading in the right direction. Every investment is exposed to certain risk factors and the biggest mistake an investor makes is ignoring such risks.
7 Money Management Tips to Help Women Become Financially Independent
From keeping aside an emergency fund to making the right investments, Channel Development Head at Scripbox, Rutvi Tiwari tells you how to plan a financially secure future.