Category: PF Insights

Oil prices rose about three per cent on Tuesday, along with world stock markets, supported by China's plan to introduce policies to stabilize a slowing economy, reversing the previous session's losses due to grim data in the world's second-largest economy.
Jan. 15, 2019, midnight

When we were younger - the time when we were deciding where to study - most of us would not even think of studying abroad, unless we got a scholarship. Make no mistake - my dad could have afforded and would have paid for my education in the US. I got an offer for doing…
Jan. 14, 2019, 4:16 a.m.

The more money you have the more demanding you need to get with discipline in managing it. I remember a client with Rs. 200 crores of investible surplus once making a very very stupid investment of Rs. 5 crores in a PMS run by a foreign bank.
Jan. 12, 2019, 10:35 p.m.

The worst 2 things that we can do in Jan of any year is to make resolutions and predict markets. You will break the resolutions and your predictions will be wrong. I have predicted every year and got it right many times. That is worse. Simply because it was just luck, not skill.
Jan. 7, 2019, 12:06 p.m.

As we near the end of the year 2018, it is that time of the year when there is nip in the air and it’s also the time to take stock of the year gone by.
Jan. 3, 2019, 5:36 p.m.

Money is one of the most important elements of anyone’s life. A stress on financial front can be highly stressful and even devastating at times.
Jan. 2, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

2018 has been a year that taught me a lot. From interacting with investors at a couple of Elite Club Conclaves to explaining others on why long term equity investing is probably the only way to create wealth, 2018 was one pleasant experience to say the least.
Dec. 31, 2018, 11:27 a.m.

Subscribers of the retirement fund body EPFO may get an option in the new year to invest more of their savings in equity market, besides a host of other social security benefits and digital tools to manage their funds.
Dec. 31, 2018, 6:31 a.m.

The beginning of New Year comes with an enthusiasm for new resolutions to achieve the target and implementation of new habits which will impact the whole life and our resolution is incomplete without setting our resolutions for financial health.
Dec. 29, 2018, 1:58 a.m.

Morningstar's behavioural scientist Ray Sin explains that behavioural biases pop up when we set financial goals because of emotions, complexity and the difficulty of forecasting our future.
Dec. 27, 2018, 4:05 p.m.