Learning Center | Basics of investing and personal finance
Investing Basics
Hierarchy of investment needs
All investments are not equally important. You need to fulfil the basic investment needs first before moving on to the others. Here's a plan
Mutual fund cut-off time
You can invest in a mutual fund on any business day of the year but you may not get the same day's NAV
The 'decompound' interest
Inflation eats into the buying power of your money, thus naturally 'decompounding' it. Understand how it works
When should you sell a mutual fund?
What are the steps for you to take after buying mutual funds? Be mindful of the following cautions to avoid any wealth erosion
6 key financial ratios
These ratios are like readymade tools to interpret what's happening in a company
Why you should avoid NFOs
Instead of an NFO, choose to invest in equity funds that have a long history and proven track record. Here's why
Are autosweep accounts useful?
Autosweep savings accounts may be a convenient way to invest. But do you know that you could lose on interest?
Using ValueResearchOnline
How to determine the financial health of your stocks
Want to know the chances of your portfolio companies going bankrupt? Or if they are dressing up their books? Check out our Essential Checks
Stay updated
Know about the NPS performance, forthcoming fund dividends, merged funds and much more in our 'Latest Offers' section
Compare performance of stocks with suitable benchmarks
Use interactive price chart and performance table to find out the historical performance of your stocks
Easy way to track your transaction
Use the Transactions tab of our Portfolio Manager to keep track on your stock and fund transactions
Find out point-to-point returns with our tool
Use our Point-to-Point Returns tool and find out how your fund has performed in a particular period
How to analyse competition
Use these VRO tools to study what competition the company you are interested in faces and whether it is better placed than the competitors
Analyse your portfolio like a pro
Portfolio Manager is a one-stop tool to analyse every detail of your portfolio like a seasoned investor