In addition, they have huge maintenance costs of personnel, rental of premises, restrictions on investing money. All this reduces their profitability. If you have a lot of money, and you’re ready devote his time to invest, it is best to do it yourself, or with a professional that you trust and whose control. After all, a difference of 5% of income per year from 100 thousand rubles. can you not be interested, but if it is somewhat millions or tens of millions, the difference is significant. – Which stocks to buy? I can not advise specific enterprise. First we need to choose a strategy that is the criteria by which you buy shares, or refuse to buy them. Then the decision will come by themselves.
For example, the strategy is, “I buy shares of the company best worst industry”, or “I buy shares of blue chips in equal proportions, etc. If the strategy formulated, the choice is simple. Therefore the problem of stock selection is only to those who are not aware of its strategy. If so, you must select it, and continue to adhere to and improve. Another difference Self-purchase of shares of the mutual fund. In Pytheas for you not only pick stocks, but also distribute the money to buy dozens of shares. This is done to reduce the risk. If one, two, or even a few companies whose shares who bought mutual funds will become bankrupt, the losses would still be limited.
When you purchase shares must be very limited risks. The easiest way to do it – is to buy shares of several companies. Therefore, always buy shares of several companies, at least 3-4 species. And more common for mutual funds and stocks. Do not put money in mutual funds and stocks for short periods. These tools for doing so will not fit. If you want to save money on something 2-3 years, then the banks can not be beat. Investing in real estate. Of course the main drawback of investing in real estate for the novice investor that typically requires several times more funds than to invest in stocks. Of course when you use credit, and joint efforts of several people – this amount may be reduced, but nevertheless, it remains significant. Otherwise, in my opinion, some advantages.