Episode 72: How to handle the mid-cap mayhem
The sharp decline in the mid and small cap space has left investors in a state of panic. Since the start of the year, the Nifty Midcap 100 index is down 12.5%, while the Nifty Smallcap 100 has plunged 20%. Mutual funds investing in such stocks have also witnessed substantial value erosion. Those who thought that their gravity-defying performance of 2017 would sustain were in for a rude shock. But is the worst behind us? Or is it just the start of a long, painful retreat from the excesses built into these market segments? What should a mid-cap fund investor do now?
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July 31, 2022
Episode 138: Choosing an International Mutual Fund
Mutual funds investing in international equities have been gaining popularity and investor interest over the past few months. These funds fared far better than the schemes investing in domestic equities during the crash last year. What is the essence of international equities in a portfolio? What portion should you allocate? And more importantly, is every international fund worth investing? Join us in the next episode of Investors' Hangout as we answer these questions and tell you how to choose an international fund