Looking at ways to enhance your business & career? Log onto streetsahead.in to upgrade yourself!

Guest Column

Will Smart Beta Be the Next Industry Disruption?
by Shreenivas Kunte, CFA Apr 27, 2016
Provide proof to attract clients
Proof is a tricky thing in the financial advisory world. You cannot prove we will do a good job because we don’t actually know how things are going to work out.
by Stephen Wershing Apr 25, 2016
Unintended consequences of commission disclosure in a/c statement
Commission disclosure along with direct plans is a deadly combination.
by Amit Trivedi Apr 11, 2016
The 4 As contributing to the growth of the Indian mutual fund industry
Mutual fund industry in India is set to reach new heights in the coming years. Over the last decade, the total assets managed by mutual fund houses rose by 70%. Let's look at the major factors influencing this spurt of growth.
by Shynu George Mar 30, 2016
Meditation for investment professionals
Meditation provides unique benefits that directly address many of the obstacles we all face each day.
by Jason Voss, CFA Mar 23, 2016
Today’s market is “when you distinguish yourself as an investor”
The decisions you make in this environment are the ones that make you wealthy.
by Lauren Foster Mar 5, 2016
‘Robo advisors lack human touch’
It is important to understand the difference between what humans can do and what machines can do. What are their respective strengths? What are their respective weaknesses?
by Amit Trivedi Feb 21, 2016
Active vs. passive investing and the “suckers at the poker table” fallacy
In order to have any profitable active investors, it seems you have to posit overconfident, “dumb” active money that loses money trading against the “smart” arbitrageurs.
by Druce Vertes, CFA Feb 11, 2016
6 ways to reach your goals
Here are a few ideas for your business plan to help you question your own goal setting and get on your way to achieve your goals.
by Stephen Wershing Feb 9, 2016
Busting the 5 myths associated with REITs
Prashant Das, Assistant Professor of real estate finance at Lausanne Hotel School, University of Applied Sciences, Western Switzerland busts the five myths associated with Indian real estate investment trusts (IREIT)
by Prashant Das, Ph.D. Feb 8, 2016
Profiting from responsible investment
Investing responsibly is not just good for your conscience but makes economic sense to do so, says Rohini Rathour.
by Rohini Rathour Feb 1, 2016
IFAs should discuss making a will with clients at an early stage
Deepak Jaggi, Director and Head Sales - Retail, Deutsche Asset and Wealth Management discusses the importance of making a will.
by Deepak Jaggi Jan 20, 2016
Similarities between flying kite and financial management
Some have less, some have more. But the ones who have less manjha (thread used to fly kites) don’t stop flying kites. This holds true for investing too. You don’t need a lot of money to invest. All you need is one kite and some manjha to start flying!
by Neeraj Bahal Jan 15, 2016
Guest column: IFAs sitting on large goldmine, time for them to join hands and dig it together
by Source: The Economic Times Jan 11, 2016
2016: a year of stock picking
by Source: LiveMint Jan 11, 2016