Month: December 2017

DVR shares

DVR – Shares with a difference

DVR stands for Differential Voting Right. DVR shares are like ordinary shares, but with fewer voting rights. These allow a company to dilute equity without a matching reduction in promoters’ stake. The aim of limiting voting rights is to prevent hostile takeovers by separating economic interests and voting rights. DVR shares are ideal for small shareholders as …

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market outlook

Market Outlook December 2017

The Indian markets have been range bound with NIFTY hovering between 10,000-10450 for over a month waiting for the next cue. The next cue could potentially be coming from Gujarat. Though symbolic how the current ruling party fares in the state could provide some indication to how BJP fares in the 2019 elections. A strong …

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Numbers which help you invest better…

With so many fund houses, so many fund categories & so may fund options in each category selecting the right fund to invest can itself be a humongous task. Knowing these fund evaluation parameters in layman’s terms & understanding their relevance will help you invest wisely. The following are applicable to all funds: Sharp ratio: …

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