Alternative Investment Portfolio – June 2022

June has been one of the worst months for crypto! In the first 6 months we’ve seen several “big name” projects get crushed: Terra ($60B peak market cap) Celsius ($1B+ crypto exchange) BlockFi ($4B+ crypto exchange) 3 Arrows Capital ($3B+ hedge fund) Those are multi-billion dollar projects that lost almost all of their value overnight. … Read more

5 Best Bonds Investment Platforms in India for 2022

Bond investing is becoming increasingly popular in India. Amidst increasing volatility in stock markets and decreasing FD rates, retail investors are now looking for lucrative fixed income investments and alternative investments, to diversify their portfolios. However, most online bond investment platforms in India aren’t as evolved as online stock brokers like Zerodha and Groww. In … Read more

Alternative Investment Portfolio – May 2022

The war in Ukraine, lockdowns in China, supply-chain disruptions, and the risk of stagflation are hammering growth. For many countries, recession will be hard to avoid,” said World Bank President Global growth is expected to slump from 5.7 percent in 2021 to 2.9 percent in 2022— significantly lower than 4.1 percent that was anticipated in … Read more

KredX Review – Invoice Discounting Platform

With increasing awareness among Indians for alternative assets, a lot of platforms have been coming up in recent times- many offering unique alternative asset investing. A while ago, when alternative investing was not so popular, there were still quite a few platforms offering such services. One of the oldest such platforms in India is KredX … Read more

Klub – Asset Financing Investment

Portfolio diversification is the golden rule of personal finance management. The turbulence in the stock markets – with the Sensex having fallen over 10% since April ‘22 – has brought this maxim back into focus. But Indian investors have it tough. On one hand, there is no evidence that stock markets have bottomed out. On … Read more

WintWealth Slice NCD-11.5% XIRR

WintWealth has recently listed a new deal on the platform. It is a senior secured unlisted Slice NCD offering 11.5% XIRR. The term “senior” in a senior secured bond indicates that bondholders enjoy the senior-most priority to get repaid in case the NBFC defaults.I have evaluated the deal based on the below parameters. WintWealth Slice … Read more

Alternative Investment Portfolio -April 2022

  April had a very nervous outlook for the traditional and crypto markets. The spread of covid in China, expected steep interest rate hikes in the US, rising inflation, and the Russia-Ukraine war are adding to concerns about global economic growth. Inflation woes can already be seen in rising commodity and food prices.   Cryptocurrency … Read more

WintWealth Aryadhan Bond-10.5% IRR

With an aim of democratizing debt assets in India, WintWealth ensures that as investors, you know the assets as much as they do. Founded by a passionate team and backed by marquee investors like Nithin Kamath and Kunal Shah, WintWealth makes it a point to list assets that reap the maximum returns for the investors.  … Read more