Asset allocation is the implementation of an investment strategy that attempts to balance risk versus reward by adjusting the percentage of each asset in an investment portfolio according to the investor’s risk tolerance, goals and investment time frame.
Goal based investing is a process of investing in specific instruments to achieve a particular financial goals. The choice of financial products is dependent on the investors risk tolerance, duration of goal and investible corpus. Some examples of investment goals are retirement, child’s education, travel & vacations.
Glide Invest’s algorithm recommends a holistic portfolio for each individual goal with exposure to several asset classes so that you enjoy stress free returns at a low cost.
Even the best ships have life boats. Even the best planes have parachutes. There are the events that you cannot anticipate, but you can always prepare for them. Events like a job loss, a medical emergency, a natural calamity can cause serious mental and emotional turmoil. A good emergency fund acts like a safety net. It reduces the impact of such events in your day to day life drastically.
At Glide Invest we recommend each investor to build an emergency fund before they start investing. The key prospects of an emergency fund are quick access and inflation matching returns.