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Avoid bad moves in good times

There are times when being cautious tantamounts to being smart. Read the December issue of MFI to know what's the smartest thing to do now

Do not get carried away by quick returns!

Good times feel good, but investors are also prone to taking missteps when the gains are coming in fast. We have always said that while doing the right things is important, it's even more important to avoid doing the wrong things.
Read 4 Investment Missteps to Avoid Now, the cover story of the December 2017 issue of Mutual Fund Insight, to understand what we investors should not do. Of course, there's a lot more in this issue that will help you choose the best mutual fund investments.

First Page: Dhirendra Kumar explains how investors are threatened by missteps, misselling and misincentives

Interview: Hemant Contractor, Chairman, PFRDA, talks to Dhirendra Kumar on the issues and prospects of India's Pension System

Interview: 'Value strategy underperforms in momentum phases,' explains Mrinal Singh, Fund Manager, ICICI Prudential Value Discovery Fund

Getting Personal: Swarup Mohanty, CEO, Mirae Asset Global India

Category Watch: Tax-planning funds are something that every investor needs. They also make excellent starter funds for beginners

Fund Analyst Choice: Eight tax-planning funds that our team has chosen

Top-Rated Funds: A summarised list of all the highest-rated funds

The Plan: Deepak is a married 36-year-old with two children. Despite making a reasonable effort to save, it doesn't look like he'll be able to meet his financial goals. Our analyst gives him a plan

Ask Value Research: Our team answers saving and investment queries from readers

Fund Reporter: Our monthly digest of the most useful mutual fund news

Direct Advice: Do you still think that gold is a good investment? Aarati Krishnan tells you what's the best way to go about it

How I did It: Engineer-turned-investment-banker Hemant Jai was sceptical of the Indian stock market. But mutual fund SIPs turned him into a fan

Value Research Online: Understand fund performance on our website

Scoreboard: India's most comprehensive mutual fund scorecard which mentions the key performance numbers and investment details for each fund

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