Fixed Income

  • 4 investment segments to watch in 2014 January 16, 2014

    1. Real Estate The year 2013 was not really great when it came to investing in real estate. Prime areas in Mumbai actually saw a fall of around 10 percent, while the suburbs managed to maintain the price range. Real estate is a difficult business to understand. Since developers are...
  • What fixed income investors should look for January 23, 2013

    Shobhit Mehrotra Profile: Senior fund manager and head of credit, HDFC Mutual Fund Known For: He manages the HDFC Income fund with assets worth Rs 1,200 crore. According to Morningstar India, over the last year the fund has returned 10.40 per cent against the category average of 9.73 per cent. Over the last...
  • Fixed Income: The 3 'I's Of Investing January 7, 2011

    Talking about fixed income investment in January is like cycling to Leh. It is a risky adventure and you don’t know what to expect. Worse, the journey may come to an abrupt end. The reason for this caveat is the Union Budget which will be presented in late February. The government...