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PE fund Lighthouse closes third fund at $230 million

Mumbai:┬áConsumer-focused, mid-market private equity (PE) firm Lighthouse Funds said on Tuesday that it has closed its third fund, Lighthouse India Fund III, at $230 million…

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Can I invest in Franklin India Ultra Short Bond Fund?

I am interested in investing in Franklin Templeton Ultra Short Bond – Super Institutional Plan – Growth – Direct. I would like to know how…

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Which mutual fund schemes should I choose to invest for 10 years?

I am a 31 year old salaried person who is investing Rs 1,000 p.m. in IDFC Focused Equity Fund (direct, growth) and Rs 5,000 pm…

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Explainer| Difference between gold ETF and gold saving fund

Gold is back on the table as an investment option. The prices for the yellow metal have increased 6.2% in the past year. Overall, Indians…

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Here’s a guide on how to choose the right debt fund for your portfolio

There are 338 debt funds in the Rs 24-trillion (Rs 24 lakh crore) Indian mutual funds industry. Another 843 of these are fixed maturity plans…

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Karnataka govt requests European Investment Bank to fund state projects

The Karnataka government on Friday urged the European Investment Bank (EIB) to fund other projects in the state. At the signing of the agreement between…

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Budget 2019: SJM flexes muscles; tells govt to focus on pro-farmer initiatives, not fiscal deficit

As the BJP gears up for the general elections, their ideological parent Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s (RSS) economic thinktank, Swadeshi Jagran Manch, passed some resolutions at…

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SEBI allows segregation of distressed assets by mutual funds for investors’ interest

Creation of segregated portfolios is a mechanism to separate illiquid and hard-to-value assets from other more liquid assets in a portfolio. It prevents the distressed…

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7th Pay Commission: Increase in pension, tax exemption likely to be confirmed next week

7th Pay Commission : In December, as an early New Year bonanza to government employees, the Modi government had decided to tweak the New Pension…

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Fiscal deficit of 3.3% is just a number, can go up to 3.55%: party colleagues, advisors comfort FM Arun Jaitley

With general elections 2019 round the corner, the government looks set to go on a spending spree, offering freebies and sops. This may include direct…

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