Why NOW is the Time to Save and Invest in Pakistan! August 1, 2017 Posted By MCB - Arif Habib
Whoever you are and whatever you do, saving is not something you can or should avoid. In this day and age it is imperative that you think ahead and make stable financial plans for the future, both short term and long term.
Investing in a mutual fund is one of the best ways to save money. Mutual funds are programs which comprise of funds collected from investors to invest in securities such as stocks, bonds, money market instruments and similar assets. They are operated and managed by fund managers who make sure that the fund’s capital is invested in such a way that investors gain maximum returns.
If you live in Pakistan and want to invest in a secure way, right now is the perfect time to do so from an economic stand point. The Pakistani economy is expected to see a positive boom owing to the increase in trade opportunities which will be generated from the CPEC route. This trade corridor is anticipated to turn around commerce all over the country positively. Tourism between Pakistan and China is also expected to see a rise due to this agreement which will also strengthen Pakistan’s economy.
The Pakistan Stock Exchange performed well last year and is also emerging as a strong contender among the global markets. Since stock markets are one of the major instruments linked with mutual funds, this means that investments are likely to give impressive returns.
The economic prospects of CPEC and the exceptional performance of Pakistan Stock Exchange factors are expected to help the Pakistani Economy grow in the short and long term which make right now the most optimal time to invest and secure returns in the long term.