MSCI Rejig: MSCI Rejig: India may see $2.5 billion FII inflows

Mumbai: Global index services provider MSCI has included 13 Indian stocks in its Global Standard Index and removed three. That takes the total count of domestic stocks on the MSCI indices to 146, up from 136. The change is scheduled for May 31 and India could potentially witness an inflow of $2.5 billion from global … Read more

wealth creation: Investing in passive funds? Keep it simple and don’t overthink: Pratik Oswal

Pratik Oswal, Head – ETFs and Index Funds, Motilal AMC, says when it comes to passive funds, keep it very simple. There are a lot of options out there – , ETFs, index funds. Between ETFs and index funds, keep it very simple, do whatever you think is convenient, do not overthink it. When it … Read more

It’s getting increasingly harder for active funds to outperform their benchmarks, says Nithin Kamath

Brokerage firm Zerodha’s CEO Nithin Kamath today shared insights on the debate between investing in active or passive funds. Kamath, speaking on X, said “It’s getting increasingly harder for active funds to outperform their benchmarks.” “It’s a no-brainer to opt for low-cost index funds as the core of your portfolio. You can complement that with … Read more

Passive mutual funds deliver up to 98% returns in FY24. Is active investing useless?

ETMutualFunds reviewed the performance of passive mutual funds in FY24 (April 1, 2023 to date). They have offered an average return of around 34.86% during the period. CPSE ETF, the topper on the list, offered 97.76% in FY24. Motilal Oswal S&P BSE Enhanced Value ETF offered 86.87%. Around 80 passive mutual funds have given over … Read more