Let's understand what fund management is all about. Why do people invest and what are the places they can invest?
The first step of fund management is screening companies. Fund managers have to screen several companies before shortlisting a few. Let's understand how fund managers do this.
You have been provided with a checklist. You have also been provided with an Excel with various parameters of 5 companies. You need to screen the companies and see which company fulfills all the criteria.
Once fund managers have shortlisted companies, they then read, think and analyze several companies.
Read the Chairman's speech from the Annual Report and answer a few questions.
In this step, fund managers look at the financials of companies and also understand the business of the company.
Carefully read the value chain of the company and predict what could be the revenues and expenses of the company..
Fund managers have to, often, interact with management to understand more about the business. Let's understand what exactly they do in this step.
Fund managers assign a value to the company based on the several complex calculations. Learn more about this step in this section.
A simple method of valuation has been provided to you. Follow the rules and calculate the value of the company. Compare it to the Market Price and decide if you will buy or sell the stock
Lets understand the procedure in which the process of buying and selling shares works.
Based on the news and company analysis, decide which company shares would you like to buy or sell.
In this section, We understand the Challenges, work life balance, job satisfaction & other aspects of a funds manger's life.