Learning Center | Basics of investing and personal finance
Investing Basics
True to label funds
A cursory glance through various mutual fund schemes would reveal to you that many of them do not appear to be true to label
How to invest in an initial public offer (IPO)
Retail investors find IPO investing simpler, as they don't have to deal with nuances of secondary market price changes at least while buying
How debt mutual funds work
A debt mutual fund purchases bonds and passes on the interest earned from them to its investors. Here's a primer
The systematic methods: SIP, STP, SWP
These 3 terms are frequently used in the context of mutual funds. Learn what they mean and learn how you can benefit from these plans
Commuting your pension money
The returns from your NPS or pension don't have to go totally towards an annuity plan. There are provisions for commuting it, to get lump sums. Here is how you do it
9 important stock-related metrics
We tell you the meaning of 9 basic metrics that you can't do without if you are into stock investing
How fund houses declare the dividend for a scheme
Many mutual funds declare dividends at various times. Why
Using ValueResearchOnline
Choose funds using our Fund Compare tool
A proper fund comparison will give you a lot of insight on what is good and what isn't. And we have the perfect tool for you
Learn what a fund is made of
Make informed investment decisions using the Value Research Fund Card by clicking on the 'Download Reports' link on every fund's snapshot page on our website
How to check your SIP returns?
Use our SIP Return Calculator to find out how your SIP investments have fared
All you wanted to know about ELSS
Use the ELSS section on our website to learn how these funds work, how you can save taxes and create wealth by investing in them
Valuation metrics at your fingertips!
A quick look at the most useful ratios to evaluate stocks and how conveniently you can get them on our stock pages
How to get ownership data
Trends in institutional shareholding can reveal much about their level of conviction in a stock and therefore, aid your investing decisions. Here's how you can get this information on VRO
Compare funds in your portfolio
With our new comparison tool, a comparative analysis of all your funds is just a click away