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Investing? Play safe with mermaids, centaurs

DNMUM402358 | 12/5/2017 | Author : Kumar Shankar Roy | WC :611

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With stock markets soaring, the hunt is on for a less risky investment avenue. Meet 32-year old Kapil Singh, who does not want to be caught at the peak of markets and is looking for downside protection and stability in returns. Financial experts tell DNA Money hybrid products are best-suited for such investors investing now in equity but want to play it safe.
High on breed: In mythology, mermaids are part-fish and part-female human. Centaurs are part-human and part-horse. In the investment world of 2017, hybrids exist in form dual-asset funds and multi-asset funds.
“Hybrid schemes may be a good idea for ones investing now in equity and want to play it safe. Hybrid equity-oriented funds are less risky and may be suitable for tho
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