Learning Center | Basics of investing and personal finance
Investing Basics
Minding valuations
These three valuation tools can give you a decent idea of how expensive a stock is
Why rent agreements are usually of 11 months only
Most rent agreements are signed for 11 months so that they can avoid stamp duty and other charges
Can autosweep accounts hurt your returns?
Autosweep savings accounts may be convenient but you may also lose interest. Read on
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
Do you know the Sharpe Ratio of your fund?
The Sharpe Ratio assesses the returns generated by a portfolio against per unit of risk undertaken
The alpha factor
Alpha tells you if a fund has produced returns justifying the risks it is taking
What are shell companies?
Shell companies include multiple layers of companies that have been created for the purpose of diverting money or for money laundering
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