Authors Posts by Catherine Macalpine

Catherine Macalpine

Catherine Macalpine is a honours graduate of The University of Technology, Sydney. Apart from her passion for financial management, Catherine has proven her expertise by publishing articles about healthcare, science and education agencies for numerous online journals.
Stock Split

What is Stock Split? Pros and Cons

Publicly listed companies often undergo process called stock splitting in an attempt to increase the value of the company.  This article discusses what that...
Select the best Mutual Fund

How to select the best Mutual Fund?

If you are thinking about investing in a mutual fund, you need to be able to choose the one which is right for your...
Stock Broker

How do you select a Stock Broker?

When you decide to play on the stock market, choosing a stockbroker is one of the most important decisions you will make.  However, it...
difference between SIP and Mutual Fund

What is the difference between SIP and Mutual Fund?

Mutual Funds and Systematic Investment Plans (SIPs) are interrelated, but very different concepts. A Mutual Fund is an investment, whereas an SIP is a method...

SIP vs RD – Which is better?

Really, there is no “better” option when it comes to investments.  The investments you want to make should be suited to your lifestyle, needs...

What is ROIC? How is it different to ROI?

Return On Investment Capital (ROIC) Return On Investment Capital (ROIC), or Return On Capital, is very different to ROI (Return On Investment). ROIC is one of...