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What does travel insurance cover?

[ET] Economic Times

1) Trip cancellation or delay due to sickness, injury or death in the family that result in a financial loss is typically covered by this policy. 2) Travel insurance offe...Click on Read More

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What is Bharat 22 Exchange Traded Fund?

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1. It is the second Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) that will be launched by the Union Finance Ministry. ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund will manage the fund. 2. ETFs are ...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about key portfolio attributes of a debt mutual fund

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1. Allocation to instruments should be in line with fund's investment objective. Liquid & shortterm debt funds should have higher proportion of shorter maturity inst...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about modes of filing income tax returns

[ET] Economic Times

1. Income tax returns can be filed through the physical form. This mode can be used only if the income is less than Rs 5 lakh and no refund is claimed. 2. Returns can...Click on Read More

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What information does a mutual fund factsheet contain?

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1. The fact sheet covers basic information, such as the fund objective, nature of fund, fund manager's name, fund's inception date, benchmark index, corpus size, current N...Click on Read More

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What is a risk profiler?

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1. The aim of the risk profiler is to gauge the optimal level of investment risk for an investor based on his required risk, risk capacity and the risk attitude. 2. Key...Click on Read More

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What is 100 minus age investment allocation rule?

[ET] Economic Times

1. This is a rule of thumb developed over the years in the attempt to provide guidance for equity and debt allocation decisions. 2. As per this rule, one should take ...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about securities transaction tax

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1. STT is a type of direct tax payable on the value of taxable securities transaction done through a recognized stock exchange in the country. 2. The securities on w...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana

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1 : PMVVY is a pension scheme for senior citizens (60 years and above) being implemented by Life Insurance Corporation of India. 2 : There is a guaranteed interest of...Click on Read More

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5 smart things to know about tactical asset allocation

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1. TAA is a viewbased strategy in which asset allocation is based on views of relative asset class performance. 2. TAA involves tactically increasing a portfolio's ex...Click on Read More

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