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Jan 01, 2015
Monkey's guide to stock investing in 2015: 3 random-pick portfoliosCan random picks, Monkeys throwing darts at a list of stocks, generate a winning portfolio to beat the main indices? To improve the odds for our three Monkey portfolios, we have randomly picked the stocks from different indices.
Oct 27, 2014
Caveat investor: DLF and listed realtors have destroyed Rs 3,30,000 cr wealthMany people would have made money from rising real estate prices; but investors in listed real estate companies have seen nothing but large-scale wealth destruction for as long as they can remember
Apr 25, 2014
Sonia Gandhi loses Rs 10 lakh worth of bonds: Hasn't she heard of a demat account?Even the most powerful, it seems, don't do elementary things like keeping paper investments in demat form. Sonia Gandhi, for instance
Apr 23, 2014
How Rs 3,00,000 crore of investor money simply vanished down the real estate holeThere is a huge mismatch between high real estate prices and low real estate profits and share prices. Who is hijacking the value in real estate?
Mar 19, 2014
The crooked timber of humanity: Mumbai's real estate marketWhy is the Mumbai real estate market so unreal? With an unsold inventory of Rs 2.5 lakh crore, and prices still not falling? Every Mumbaikar's story is now bound around real estate dreams and nightmares
May 09, 2013
Is finmin an Honest Broker when it comes to advising EPFO?Should the EPFO, not the smartest of retirement fund custodians, be investing where the finance ministry tells it to?
May 06, 2013
Why RBI's fresh attack on gold is also doomed to failThe RBI's efforts to curb gold imports and lending against gold goes against common sense.
May 01, 2013
The explainer: Why pure chit funds are a risky betUnregistered chit funds are several times more than registered ones. The risks are thus great
Jan 08, 2013
Why black money is making real estate a Ponzi schemeThanks to cash transactions, real estate is a Ponzi scheme. This is why real estate prices are going up while rental yields are going down .
Jan 03, 2013
Govt wants you off gold: Say 'no thanks'The government wants to wean you away from physical gold purchases by introducing a gold accumulation plan (GAP). Actually, if you want paper gold, ETFs would be better.