Nirav Panchmatia's Blog

Category: Equity Investing

Don’t be Adventurous; Approach this Market Systematically

Dear Investor,  As you can would have noticed the Indian Stock Markets are continuously falling since Budget (Feb 1st) day for various reasons…   While the Large caps have not fallen much, there is HUGE Correction in MID & SMALL Cap stocks over the past few Months   While the Year To Date (from Jan…

Meet the Expert: Manish Gunwani of ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund

Dear Friends, Once again I am posting blog here with a good enough time lag… I am sure you are missing me as much I was missing all of you… So here’s a reward for your patience.. This time, I got the opportunity to interview one of the leading Equity Fund Manager from India’s leading…

Common Stocks, Uncommon Profits

If you regularly watch business channels then you would have noticed the change in tone of media and the market experts on TV channels with respect to the advice they give on markets. Since last couple of months, and in case of some experts since last year or so, are coaxing you, the retail Investor, to INVEST in Equities (i.e. Stocks) &/or Equity Mutual Funds.

However, this is my advice to you, the INVESTOR & my BLOG readers…

YES, I met Warren Buffett: The GOD of Investing

I finally met the God of Investing himself, Mr. Warren Buffett on his recent and first visit to India. I was luckier still to be able to ask him question (shall attach a youtube link soon) to which he was kind enough to give a detailed reply. Here, therefore, are PEARLs of WISDOM from the…

Tax Saving Mutual Funds (or ELSS)

Tax Saving Mutual Funds (or ELSS): Grab them with both hands before they go away One of the best tax saving instruments available today might not be available 2 years from now. You guessed it right; I am talking about “ELSS or Tax Saving Mutual Funds”.  Imagine a product that helps you save tax, has…

No Entry Load on Mutual Funds: A blessing in disguise

As you might be aware, the Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) came out with a new regulation with effect from August 1, 2009 that has an immediate impact on what you pay whenever you buy a mutual fund scheme. Until now (before Sep 1, 2009), all purchases of Equity-based mutual fund schemes were subjected…