The million-dollar question: Is investing a game of luck or skill?
The success of outliers are marketed well, to sell the virtue of the game. Do not be fooled
Shankar Sharma - May 04, 2021
Is it time to get off the equity gravy train?
The benchmark indices are at an all-time high despite mutual funds selling all the way
V Keshavdev - January 15, 2021
Has the Nifty topped out or will it head higher?
Powered by private banks, the benchmark is trading near its all-time high
November 21, 2020
“We don’t buy into stories… we don’t fall in love with stocks”
Investing has no place for emotions. It is all about skill and diversification plus a little bit of luck, says First Global co-founder Devina Mehra
N Mahalakshmi - November 02, 2020
Is India's largest insurer as rock-solid as it is made out to be?
LIC's opaque fund management, dismal capital allocation and low profitability are cause for concern
V Keshavdev - September 08, 2020
What asset allocation is, what it is not
For asset allocation strategy to work in your favour, investors must include all assets
March 27, 2020
The FY21 Budget has done precious little to encourage investment in the domestic market, which is riddled with expensive stocks
Kripa Mahalingam - February 01, 2020
Slow and Unsteady
The government’s attempt to re-ignite growth with a fiscal stimulus has failed to enthuse investors. With slowing growth and not much respite in sight, is the worst yet to come?
Kripa Mahalingam - August 30, 2019
After feeding off a benign macro environment, the bulls could be forced off their peak as rising yields and earnings uncertainty take centrestage
V Keshavdev - March 20, 2018
Will FIIs back India in 2018?
Foreign inflows have been muted in 2017 because of sluggish growth compared with other markets
December 22, 2017