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Market Outlook 2014, SBI Magnum Balanced Fund – Mr. R Srinivasan (CIO, SBI Mutual Fund)

MINUTES OF MEETING Venue Board room, Chandigarh office Date November 20, 2014 Subject Market Outlook 2014-15, SBI Magnum Balanced Fund Time 1600 Hrs Details Discussion with Mr. R Srinivasan (Chief Investment Officer, SBI Mutual Fund) Duration 45 mins Participants: Internal

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October CPI eases to 5.52% and September IIP recovers to 2.5%, has the time of rate cuts started?

On Wednesday November 12, the October 2014 inflation data was revealed which cooled off to 5.52% compared to October last year. It has touched the historically low level since the Govt. initiated to compute CPI in 2012. Also the IIP

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Few reasons why equity markets are trading at life time highs and may continue to do so.

SENSEX & NIFTY closed up by 0.1% & 3.5% on weekly basis in past two weeks, leading to life time highs for both the indices of 27,869 & 8,337 respectively. Experts say that Indian markets are in long term bull

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No rate cuts soon

RBI in its bi-monthly policy holds the key rates unchanged. RBI governor said that though the inflation has come down but to reaching the 6% inflation rate by 2016 is a big challenge. Rajan said that to maintain a level

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Revival of Indian Economy

Indian economy grew by 5.7% in the first quarter of fiscal 2014-15 as compared to 4.7% on Y-o-Y basis & 4.6% on Q-o-Q basis, which is highest in past two and half years. It is both because of the pick

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Performance of Pharma funds Vs Others

Indian investors   have less access to researched view on equity markets and invest as per market buzz only. They choose to invest in funds or sectors which are generally in news and don’t care to look beyond the obvious. Pharma

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How steep fall in market may be good for investors?

Investors like seeing market moving upwards and afraid of steep fall. But both boom & correction are part of market cycles. One should just not see the only positive or negative sides but both of it in each case. Boom

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Has the Gold lost its tag of Safe Haven?

Gold prices globally fell by over 28% in year 2013. Such a fall has been seen after three decades.  So questions are arising on its safe haven tag. US initiated tapering in bond buying and talks of increasing interest rate

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Trend of Foreign Institutional Investors (FII) investment in India

Foreign Institutional Investment is the investment made by the non Indian citizens/companies in the Indian market. Only individuals/companies registered with SEBI are allowed as Foreign Institutional Investors in India. Foreign Institutional Investors help in improving the economical condition of the

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Indian Markets are still not over valued

Indian Markets have posted a huge up-move in 2014. SENSEX & NIFTY have gone up by almost 17% by 24th May in current fiscal. NDA coming into power is seen as major reason of euphemism in markets, but is it

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