What are the risks associated with mutual funds?

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What are the risks associated with mutual funds? Investments, be it stocks, bonds or mutual funds, each has their own risk profile. But it's only by understanding what the relevant risks are, that you can be better informed about how to mitigate those risks. According to Investopedia, “Mutual funds ...

Is it better to invest in mutual funds through SIP or is it better to invest in a one-time lump sum amount?

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Is it better to invest in mutual funds through SIP or is it better to invest in a one-time lump sum amount? Investment in mutual fund schemes can be done in either of two ways – lump-sum or via a Systematic Investment Plan (SIP). While the lump-sum is a single payment mode, under the SIP mode of inv...

What should I consider when investing in mutual funds?

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What should I consider when investing in mutual funds? Mutual Fund is a kind of investment option in which funds are pooled in by a large number of people or investors to invest the money in securities like stocks, equities, bonds and/or other valuable assets. Each investor owns units, which represe...

Between mutual funds and a fixed deposit, which is a better investment?

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Between mutual funds and a fixed deposit, which is a better investment? Gone are the days when people used to find fixed income instruments like Bank FDs a favourable mode of investment. These days people invest in a Fixed Deposit only because they feel their money is safe in the bank. But if we tal...

Beginners Guide to Investing in Mutual Funds

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Beginners Guide to Investing in Mutual Funds in 2020 and Beyond No matter if you are interested in mutual fund investments or not, it’s rare that you would not have registered the line: ‘mutual funds are subject to market risk’. This is part of marketing communication by any mutual fund company and ...