• Wonderla Holidays IPO subscribed 38 times-Who recommended first?

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    Wonderla Holidays IPO subscribed 38 times-Who recommended first? When I have written an article on Wonderla Holidays IPO on 14th April, 2014 recommending to invest, there were several doubts and questions raised by some of the readers. On 3rd day which is the last date for subscription of Wonderla Holidays IPO, it subscribed for 38 times. I am not surprised with this. However as I indicated in my analysis, it has some risks. Considering such risks, investors would have felt that they can bet on such IPO and get good returns in long run. Myinvestmentideas.com recommended this on 14th April,

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  • Cost Inflation Index table upto 2013-14-Complete guide on CII and some FAQ’s

    Cost Inflation Index along with some of the FAQs

    Cost Inflation Index table upto 2013-14-Complete guide on CII and some FAQ’s Cost Inflation index / table (CII) would be useful for you to compute the long term capital gains in India. Hence it is important for us to understand what is Cost Inflation Index and Indexation table which is provided by Govt. of India from 1980 onwards. In this article, I would provide Indexation Table from 1980 to 2014, about the cost inflation index, assets to which this indexation chart can be  used and some of the FAQ’s about using this Cost inflation index chart. What is Cost Inflation Index?

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  • Should you dump your IT stocks / Technology Mutual funds now?

    Should you dump IT stocks, technology funds now

    Should you dump your IT stocks / Technology Mutual funds now? In the last few months, IT stocks have been seeing down trend. You would have seen this in your technology mutual fund portfolio too. Even equity funds have seen the negative impact as such funds would have invested in technology funds heavily. Some of the technology mutual funds have provided more than 50% returns in last 1 to 1.5 years. However the last couple of months are NOT in the favor of IT stocks. Should you sell your IT Stocks and technology mutual funds? Are there any factors indicating this?

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  • Latest Fixed Deposit Interest Rates in India – April-2014

    Latest bank FD interest rates in India - Apr-2014

    Latest Fixed Deposit Interest Rates in India – April-2014 Latest FD rates indicate that, in the last one month, there is mixed reaction in terms of changes in bank FD rates in India. Banks have increased interest rates for long term FD’s to attract investors for long term investment. I would provide the positive and negative movements based on current bank FD rates in India for April, 2014 Positive movers Foreign banks: After a long time, I am seeing that Deutsche Bank increasing the Bank FD rates. It has increased the rates for 1 year and 5 year FD scheme.

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  • How to identify top bluechip stocks for long term investment?

    Top Blue Chip Stocks in India-April-2014

    How to identify top bluechip stocks for long term investment? Bluechip Stocks are zooming in 2014 bull run. While one of the reasons could be that elections ahead, blue chip companies are generally worth investing for the long term. Identifying best blue chip stocks could be a winning strategy in creating wealth. But why investors are failing to get returns in the stock market? This is due to lack of knowledge on identifying good blue chip stocks. Several investors look for quick money and end-up in losses. There are several parameters to identify best and top blue chip stocks for investing for

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  • Wonderla Holidays IPO-Crisil rates 4/5-You should invest

    Wonderla Holidays IPO - Financials

    Wonderla Holidays IPO-Crisil rates 4/5-You should invest Wonderla Holidays IPO would open on 21st April, 2014 for subscription. This Bangalore based Wonderla Holidays is planning to raise Rs 190 Crores through this IPO. This company revenues are growing at CAGR of 22% in last 5 years.  Crisil rates this IPO as 4/5. Is Wonderla Holidays IPO is good for investment? How does split of Andhra Pradesh State into two states would impact this Wonderla Holidays performance? About Wonderla Holidays Limited Wonderla Holidays Limited is a Bangalore based Amusement Park operator. Currently it owns and operates two amusement parks, one in Kochi

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  • Top Newz for this week (13-Apr-2014)

    Top Newz this week-13-April-2014

    Top Newz for this week (13-Apr-2014) Wonderla Holidays IPO going to hit the market in next few days, Sun Pharma acquires Ranbaxy, HSBC and Motilal Oswal launches new Mutual fund schemes, IRDA slap Reliance Life with Rs 1.77 Crore penalty are some of the  top news in the investment world and personal finance in India Whatz happening in Financial Markets? Sensex has gained 269 points this week. Currently SENSEX is at 22,628. We still expect that SENSEX may show new highs in coming weeks due to the elections ahead. Top 5 Gainers are Sun Pharma 10%, SBI 5%, Axis Bank

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  • Should you withdraw or transfer Provident Fund (EPF) during a job change?

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    Should you withdraw or transfer Provident Fund (EPF) during a job change? Many of the employees would change the job to move in their career. One financial aspect which would come into mind is whether we should withdraw or transfer an employee provident fund (EPF) during a job change. In this article, I would provide some views on what an employee should do about provident fund when he or she would change jobs? What is employee provident fund (EPF)? When you are employed in a company, 12% of basic and dearness would be transferred to employee provident fund. An equal amount

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  • How SBI Maxgain home loan scheme helps you to reduce interest rate burden?

    SBI Maxgain home loan scheme

    How SBI Maxgain home loan scheme helps you to reduce interest rate burden? SBI Maxgain home loan scheme is a unique scheme offered by State Bank of India, which works like an overdraft in your bank account. You can consider such scheme and park your liquid finances and get benefit from home loan interest. This article is based on request from Abhay on suggest a topic. In this article, I would provide the features of the SBI Maxgain scheme, its negative points by considering this SBI Max gain home loan scheme. How does SBI Maxgain home loan Scheme works? SBI

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  • 5 Top Rated Company Fixed Deposit Schemes for superior returns

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    5 Top Rated Company Fixed Deposit Schemes for superior returns The fixed deposit scheme would provide you with stable and fixed income, irrespective of interest rate fluctuations and market fluctuations. However, banks are offering FD schemes with low interest rates. In such situation, fixed deposit schemes offered by companies / corporates would help you to earn higher interest. In this article, I would provide the top rated company fixed deposits, their features, interest rates and how they can help you get higher interest rates. What are company Fixed Deposits? If you are familiar about company fixed deposits, skip this section.

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