A session on the Importance of Mutual Funds in India was organized for the B.Com students of Jain (Deemed-to-be University)
27 July 2016
The event began with a welcome speech by Preethi Murali, a member of CAPS forum. Mr. Krishna Cheruvu - Karnataka Head Edelweiss started off by talking about the equity shares and mutual funds, and their importance to a company was also discussed. He gave a brief explanation on what an asset class is and how shares are an important part of the asset class. Later on, the growth and scope of India as a market was discussed along with the reasons behind why the Indian market is still small scale one.
Mr. Krishna shared a personal experience about his interaction with the top officials/Board members of Infosys which made students adapt few points. There was an interactive session on the importance Mutual Funds and how the market has grown in the last 30 years in India. Before ending the session, Mr. Krishna gave a live example to our students on how Mutual Funds can beat inflation and make profit.
The session successfully ended by Mr. Krishna Cheruvu giving his best tips to the students in selecting the best Mutual Fund to find out the risk elevation by identifying the standard deviation. A Vote of Thanks was delivered and a memento was given by Mr. Vishal Arora, Chief Manager - Corporate Relations JGI.