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Overconfidence - The Most Dangerous of All Biases
Overconfidence - The Most Dangerous of All Biases

It is the bias, he says, he would like to eliminate the most if he had a magic wand. But it is built so deeply into the structure of the mind that you couldn’t change it without changing many other things 

Apr 2024
3min read


How Sequence of Return Risk can impact Retirees portfolio
How Sequence of Return Risk can impact Retirees portfolio

Our life is mired by risks, and we have learnt the art of managing risks and getting better in everything that we do. 

Mar 2024
3min read


An Unconventional Strategy For Retirement In Today’s Time
An Unconventional Strategy For Retirement In Today’s Time

Out of many interesting observations from the PGIM India Mutual Fund’s Retirement Readiness Survey 2023, two observation significantly struck my attention. 

Feb 2024
3min read


How to sustain your retirement corpus longer with a gig income
How to sustain your retirement corpus longer with a gig income

In an era defined by hustle & bustle, the pursuit of a peaceful retirement is one of the most important goals. 

Jan 2024
4min read


Can you predict the top performing asset class of 2024?
Can you predict the top performing asset class of 2024?

The year 2023 was momentous for the mutual fund industry as it crossed 50 lakh crore assets under management mark in December 2023, which is a proud moment for all the industry stakeholders.

Dec 2023
4min read


Blue Zones & Peaceful Retirement
Blue Zones & Peaceful Retirement

Blue Zones are geographical areas where people live remarkably long and healthy lives. These regions, include Okinawa-Japan, Sardinia-Italy, Nicoya Peninsula-Costa Rica, Icaria-Greece, and Loma Linda-California, USA, have an average lifespan exceeding 90 years.

Nov 2023
4min read


Law of Inertia
Law of Inertia

As we all know, Sir Isaac Newton gave us the famous three laws of motion, among which the first law in a simplified manner, states that an object at rest will remain at rest unless an outside force acts on it, and vice versa. 

Oct 2023
3min read


Personal benchmarking to reach desired goals
Personal benchmarking to reach desired goals

So far, the current fiscal has seen a lot of interesting trends in India. In contrast to the rest of the world, the Indian market has been a beneficiary of liquidity, both from domestic and foreign investors, between April to September 2023

Sep 2023
3min read


When in Doubt, Diversify
When in Doubt, Diversify

Ever since the popular research paper on asset allocation was published in 1986 (titled Determinants of Portfolio Performance, by Brinson, Hood and Beebower) the topic has led to intense debate, especially in the investment industry. The paper concluded that asset allocation explained 93.6% of the variation in a portfolio’s return.

Aug 2023
3min read


Financial Chakravyuhas and the  importance of exit strategies
Financial Chakravyuhas and the importance of exit strategies

In this letter, I want to touch upon the topic of exit strategies and the timely rebalancing of the portfolio as one approaches the financial goal. This can be done through a thought-through glide path asset allocation, investing in something like a target date fund or Balanced Advantage Fund in India to mitigate behavioral errors of staying invested in an expensive market. 

Jul 2023
3min read


All-Time Highs and Psychological barriers
All-Time Highs and Psychological barriers

The headline indices like the Nifty 50 and Sensex have hit fresh all-time highs (ATH), and that is the talk of the town. We have always advised our investors to just look at these as an indicator of broad trends, not fixate on these numbers and certainly ignore all the associated noise around these events. 

Jun 2023
4min read


Is my Active equity fund really active?
Is my Active equity fund really active?

In this letter, let me talk about a simple but useful metric for equity-oriented funds, which most active portfolio managers track. It is known as the Active Share. 

May 2023
3min read


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