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The Advantages and Risks of Investing in Sectoral Funds

Different types of mutual funds offer an array of investment opportunities catering to diverse financial goals and risk appetites. In this blog, we delve into what are Sectoral Funds and the advantages & risks of investing in them. What are Sectoral/ Thematic Funds? They are a type of equity mutual funds that focus on companies […]

9 January, 2024
The Importance of an Emergency Corpus

Charles Dickens once said, “There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple truth.” So, how do you build a safety net for unexpected turns in life? In this blog, we break down what is an emergency corpus, why it’s essential, how to set it aside, and why you […]

31 October, 2023
Exploring the Relationship Between Interest Rates and various Asset Classes

In the recent past, the US Fed has embarked on a significant interest rate hike cycle, which is among the most substantial we’ve witnessed in the past 35 years. While this development has raised eyebrows, the Fed has also made it clear that interest rates will remain elevated for an extended period. In this blog […]

6 October, 2023
Optimizing Portfolio Diversification with Multi-Asset Allocation Funds

In the world of investing, the age-old saying, “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket,” holds true. Diversifying your investments across various assets is a prudent strategy to manage risk and potentially secure steady returns. However, selecting the right mix of investments can be a daunting task for many. This is where Multi-Asset Allocation […]

21 September, 2023
What are ELSS Tax Saver Index Funds?

Traditionally, ELSS funds were actively managed by fund managers. However, with the growing interest in Index Funds, Asset Management Companies (AMCs) are now launching Passive ELSS Funds to provide a cost-effective alternative to investors. In this blog post, we’ll delve into what ELSS index funds are and explore why passive funds are becoming increasingly popular […]

12 September, 2023
Understanding Tax-Saving Investment Options under Section 80C

Introduction In the realm of taxation in India, Section 80C stands as a well-known avenue for individuals to save on their tax liabilities through eligible investments under the old tax regime. It allows you to reduce your taxable income by investing in specific financial instruments. One of the key attractions of Section 80C is that […]

5 September, 2023
How to compute Capital Gains on Jio Financial Services shares after the demerger?

Jio Financial Services (JFSL), a company that demerged from Reliance Industries, made its debut on the stock exchanges this week. For those who received JFSL shares following the demerger, understanding how to calculate their capital gain liability upon selling these shares is crucial. This guide aims to break down the process in a clear and […]

24 August, 2023
Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana – Empowering a girl child’s future

Introduction In a world that is constantly evolving, where every child’s dreams deserve to flourish, the Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana (SSY) is as a beacon of hope. Born out of the Government’s Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign, this scheme stands as a pillar in the journey of securing a girl child’s future. But what exactly is […]

15 August, 2023
How to choose the right ITR form to file your tax return?

Introduction With the tax deadline just around the corner, it’s time to gear up and file your tax returns for the financial year 2023. The last date for filing tax returns is July 31, and if you haven’t filed your returns yet, now is the time to get started. One crucial aspect of filing your […]

25 July, 2023
Satish Dutt of Composite Investments

Name Satish Dutt of Composite Investments (website) 1. When did the company start? 1995 2. What type of clients do you attract? Online retail mostly but have off-line retail clients too. 3. What type of services do you offer? Discount Broker – online trading and Algo Trading 4. What is your edge over other brokers? Low brokerage, tools to enhance […]

2 September, 2014
Vivek Rege of VR Wealth Advisors

Name Vivek Rege of VR Wealth Advisors (website) Background Vivek started working for a firm after getting his CA intermediate. Then in 2003 he decided to setup his own financial advisory practice. VR Wealth Advisors Clientele includes individuals who work in corporates having Senior Management Positions. The Consulting Services that VR Wealth Advisors offer include […]

31 August, 2013
How Suchita Ambardekar uses MProfit

Name Suchita Ambardekar Background Suchita has been following the markets since 1996 because of her family portfolio. She started writing a blog (located here) about the markets and personal finance. Slowly, people started asking her for specific advice and she would freely give the advice. Then someone mentioned she should start to charge her clients […]

22 May, 2013
How Radix Securities Benefits from MProfit

Name Sumeet Savla, Proprietor at Radix Securities Company Background Radix Securities located in Bombay was started in April 2010 by Sumeet Savla, he previously worked at PayPal as a software engineer. Radix Securities is a wealth advisory firm that advises on stocks, mutual funds and insurance for NRI’s. His technology background has allowed him to develop his […]

13 March, 2013
Lalkar Securities

For 2012 we are starting a new feature on our blog by speaking with some of our clients who use MProfit.  The interviews will be a combination of what they do and how MProfit benefits them. Name Hansal Thacker, Director at Lalkar Securities Website http://www.lalkarsecurities.com/ Company Information Lalkar Securities was started in the early 1980’s and […]

2 March, 2012