Traditionally, a short term investment is one that is held for a year or lesser. These are often preferred by seasoned investors because they offer better liquidity owing to the shorter lock in periods as compared to long term ones. The returns on these kind of investments are usually tangible but directed at different end…
Creditor is a lender whether by making a loan, buying a bond or allowing money owed now to be paid in the future.
If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten. – Tony Robbins
As a Non Resident Indian, you are entitled to a multitude of options that can set your finances on the path of long term security. Living in another country and acclimatising with a foreign culture can be difficult for most people. The truth is, compared to the promise of a better life and eventual prosperity…
An unprofitable spread that occurs as a result of large commissions charged on the transaction, regardless of favourable market movements. An alligator spread is usually used in the options market to describe a collection of put and call options that may not be profitable.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck. –Dalai Lama
Basis Point – A basis point is one one-hundredth of a percentage point. Any changes in the interest rate, exchange rate and bond yields are often described in terms of basis points. Eg: If the interest rate moves from 3.15% to 3.35%, it has risen by 20 basis points.
Investing wisely and successfully is no easy feat. It is something that requires consistent time, learning and effort. But have you ever wondered what separates the most successful of investors from the rest? If there’s something we can take from the pages of accomplished investors, it is their little investment mantras that have worked for…
“Don’t stay in bed unless you can make money in bed.” – George Burns, American comedian, actor, singer, and writer
“It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old. They grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.” – Gabriel García Márquez