Mumbai, India (PressExposure) July 07, 2011 -- Motilal Oswal hosted the first of its series of seminars under its investors education initiative called Investor Ki Kahani Usi Ki Zubani. The seminar, held on July 2, 2011 at BSE in Mumbai, saw a colossal turnout with more than 600 investors attending the session. The seminar started with Opening Remarks by Mr. Motilal Oswal, CMD, Motilal Oswal Financial Services, where he spoke about the company's initiative - Investor Ki Kahani Usi Ki Zubani, and why it was important for investors to be well versed with the nuances of the market. According to Mr.Oswal - 'Equities have delivered good returns over long period of time and is an important asset class for wealth creation. However, in shorter term it can be volatile and impact one's portfolio. Hence, it is important for investors to understand the dynamics of equity markets and take informed decisions based on sound advice'.
Mr. Manish Sonthalia, VP - Fund Manager, Motilal Oswal AMC then gave advice on the shortlisted cases from investors who shared their investing mistakes at the seminar. He explained the investors the importance of using several market mechanisms like stop loss to one's advantage and several other strategies that can be used for different situations. This was followed by a special presentation from Mr. Gaurav Manihar, VP - Equity Advisory, which helped the audience understand the differences between trading and investing; how one should identify themselves as an Investor or Trader and then stick to the gameplan and shared various other insights about investing.
The last session was on Market outlook by Mr. Manish Sonthalia. He spoke about the short term challenges facing Indian markets, the extent of these factors being factored in stock prices currently and opportunities which exist when conditions turn for the better.
The next seminar will be held at Ahmedabad on July 16, 2011.
About Investor Ki Kahani Usi Ki Zubani
Investor Ki Kahani Usi Ki Zubani is an initiative taken by Motilal Oswal Securities in an endeavor to educate the investors about the nuances of investing in stock markets. It is a unique series of on-ground seminars which will be held in different cities across India. This series aims to invite investors to share their problems/ mistakes made during investing and in turn they will get expert advice from MOSL on how to solve those problems.
The investors can share any investing related problem/mistake with MOSL, either by sending an SMS by typing STORY and sending it to 57575 or by logging on to http://www.motilaloswal.com/story. On receiving a problem from an investor, MOSL representatives will get in touch with him to profile the case and give expert advice.
Few shortlisted cases will also be invited to get their problems addressed at the seminar. Also, at the seminar, MOSL experts will provide insights on Investing v/s Trading & the latest outlook on markets.