Mutual Fund Columns

Lalit Nambiar Recent developments have led some analysts to believe that it may now be time to start looking at the cyclical and leveraged companies. CNBC-TV18 put up the question to Lalit Nambiar of UTI MF.
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:21:02 +0530
Arnav Pandya Balanced funds are showing performance that is actually the envy of many. Investors need to realise the special conditions that have propelled this performance and the outlook ahead so that they have some realistic expectation from these schemes.
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:00:26 +0530
Sensibly spot debt-ridden cos to make a killing: S Naren The companies which have borrowed are all set to become big gainers as interest rate cycle comes down, says S Naren, CIO-Equities, ICICI Prudential AMC.
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:58:00 +0530
Arnav Pandya Merger of two schemes will not mean a sale of units by the investor in merging scheme. Earlier it was construed as a sale and attracted tax
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:50:38 +0530
Vetri Subramaniam In an interview to CNBC-TV18's Latha Venkatesh, Anuj Singhal Sonia Shenoy, Vetri Subramaniam, Chief Investment Officer at Religare Invesco Mutual Fund gave his take on Arun Jaitley's Union Budget and their outlook on the markets.
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:47:29 +0530
Rohit Shah Liquid funds can help you park your short term funds and earn money market returns. These mutual fund schemes come at very low risk
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:48:45 +0530
Kalpesh Ashar Watch the interview of Kalpesh Ashar, Full Circle Financial Planners with Reema Tendulkar Sumaira Abidi on CNBC-TV18, in which he gave few mutual fund investment ideas.
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:08:02 +0530
Taher Badshah "There is an attempt to realign portfolios in favour of infrastructure, rate-sensitive companies that more dependent on economic recovery," Taher Badshah of Motilal Oswal AMC told CNBC-TV18
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:25:43 +0530
Chandresh Nigam Chandresh Kumar Nigam, MD and CEO of Axis Mutual Fund says investors are expecting the finance minister to continue with investments needed for economic growth, make announcements on how to get investments back on track and build business confidence.
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:18:05 +0530
Arnav Pandya Many investors do not give adequate importance to the fund manager of the equity fund. However they must judge the fund manager based on the time period the fund manager has spent with the fund house, co-fund manager's role and performance of the scheme.
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:58:15 +0530
Tushar Pradhan Tushar Pradhan, chief investment officer, HSBC Global Asset Management, says the Union Budget to be announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will be very closely watched by FIIs who are hoping to see some significant change in Indian business environment.
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:02:58 +0530
Harsh Roongta Watch the interview of Harsh Roongta, Director of apnapaisa.com with Reema Tendulkar Sumaira Abidi on CNBC-TV18, in which he gave few investment ideas.
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:44:04 +0530
Lalit Nambiar Rather than playing the Budget nuances, investors might be better off playing the sectors that stand to gain from economic revival, says Lalit Nambiar of UTI Mutual Fund
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:58:16 +0530
Feroze Azeez 'Make in India' initiative is aimed at increasing manufacturing sector contribution to 25% by 2022 from extant 15%. However investors may not be able to time their investments in these funds. Also the closed ended structure of some funds act as a detriment.
Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:11:14 +0530
Chetan Bhatia Mutual fund industry is going to a consolidation phase in which smaller fund houses are selling out to their large counterparts. However there are some small fund houses that are doing well and should not be avoided by investors, just because of their existing size.
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:51:30 +0530
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