Month: January 2013

Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme

  Promising but Complex RGESS (Rajiv Gandhi Equity Saving Scheme) What is RGESS? RGESS is a specially designed scheme to promote investment in equities. Under this scheme, investors are allowed to invest in stocks – which includestocks covered by the BSE 100 or CNX 100 indices and those of public sector undertakings which are categorized […]

Diversification

Diversification – A reality check Diversification is the most highly hyped and abused term in the realm of economics of investing. The history is replete with a saying “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket

Weekly Market Pulse

Click here for Weekly Market Pulse in pdf Weekly Market Pulse – Jan 14, 2013 Sensex closed at 19663.64, a fall of 120 points as compared to a rise of 339 points in the previous week. The market is in an uptrend, and likely to contiue upwards till it will not breach level of 19340. […]

Weekly Market Pulse

Click here for Weekly Market Pulse in pdf   Weekly Market Pulse – Dec 31, 2012 Sensex closed at 19784.08, a rise of 339 points as compared to a rise of 203 points in the previous week. Most of the leading indicators are in overbought territory. The primary trend is up and likely to continue […]

Enjoy life, but live within means

India has more than 50% of its population below the age of 25 and more than 65% below the age of 35. It is expected that in 2020,the average age of an Indian will be 29 years,compared to 37 for China and 48 for Japan. This young population is mainly employed in the manufacturing and […]