Tag: mfs

How would debt MF swing pricing affect investors?

The markets regulator has floated the concept of swing pricing in debt mutual funds, which would kick in at times of high stress. Essentially, this...

Sebi proposes swing pricing in mutual funds

MUMBAI: Markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Monday floated a consultation paper on introducing swing pricing in Indian markets that could...

PGIM India mutual fund to launch small-cap fund; details here

NEW DELHI: Asset management company (AMC) PGIM India Mutual Fundwill launch a new fund offer (NFO) for a small-cap scheme on Friday which will follow...

Sachin Bansal’s Navi Mutual Fund launches Navi Nifty 50 Index Fund

MUMBAI: Navi Mutual Fund, part of Sachin Bansal’s BFSI group Navi, has announced the launch of Navi Nifty 50 Index Fund, an open-ended equity scheme...

How much monthly SIP is needed to accumulate ₹10 crore by age 50

Retirement age in India is generally considered 60 and people make retirement-oriented savings keeping this age number in mind. However, one can retire earlier too,...

How much SIP is needed to accumulate ₹5 crore by age 45

I am 32 years old and I have been investing since I was 24. I have MF and equity corpus of around ₹18 lakhs as...

Mutual Funds more suited for beginners than direct stocks

MUMBAI : I’m 21 years old, and I started investing in equities in October 2020. Since then I have managed a gain of 2-3 %...

Equity mutual funds can help you build your retirement corpus

MUMBAI: I am 32 years old, employed in the private sector and have a monthly income of Rs1,25,000. Of this I can save Rs75,000/ per...

NRI investments in India: Financial pitfalls NRIs should avoid while investing in India

First-generation Indian migrants are far more likely to return to India annually to visit family, friends, or relatives, attend family events, or travel across the...

‘Investors should explore MFs as FDs offer low real rate of returns’

Interest rates have been reduced throughout the past years to stimulate the economy, but this has hurt savers and the retired folk. Do mutual funds...

Is it the right time to invest in dynamic asset allocation funds?

Dynamic asset allocation funds or balanced advantage funds (BAF) have gained traction in recent times. From January, these funds have been seeing inflows as compared...

Corporate investments in debt MFs soar in Apr-Feb

Corporate investments in debt mutual funds (MFs) have seen a sharp recovery after the initial months of the pandemic saw companies pull money out of...

Net outflows from equity MFs increase in Feb, SIP contribution dwindles

MUMBAI: Mutual fund managers continue to struggle with withdrawals, as data showed that equity schemes witnessed net outflows for eight months in a row, with...

MFs selling spree continues; withdraw 16,306 cr from equities in February

Gopal Kavalireddi, head of research at FYERS, said this trend of redemptions could continue till the time stock market rally slows down and consolidates, giving...

MFs’ selling spree continues, withdraw ₹12,980cr from equities in Jan on profit-booking

MyWealthGrowth.com co-founder Harshad Chetanwala said investors may prefer to book profits for some more time as they witness more surge in the stock market. However,...

Net outflow from equity MFs slowed down in Jan

Equity mutual funds (MFs) continued to face redemption pressures for the seventh straight month in January, as investors rushed to book profits with the Sensex...

ConocoPhillips-styled Indian overseas assets seizure to collect $1.4 bn Cairn award

New Delhi: Just like US oil firm ConocoPhillips grabbed Venezuelan assets overseas to enforce an arbitration award, Indian bank accounts, airplanes and other foreign properties...

Sebi tweaks MF purchase rulesSebi tweaks how NAV is calculated

Starting 1 January, mutual fund purchases will be calculated based on the net asset value (NAV) of the day the investor’s money reaches the asset...

Sebi outlines options for MFs on new rules

The markets regulator on Sunday outlined the options available to fund managers to comply with rules on how investments should be spread across assets even...

MF industry folio count rises 9% in FY20 on robust performance of Axis MF, ICICI Pru MF

Industry experts said addition of folios indicates investors’ maturity and understanding about market risks associated with the mutual fund schemes. Acording to data from Association...

Net inflows into equity mutual funds decline 12% in May

Amid falling markets and widening economic gloom, equity mutual fund inflows slowed in May, even as the panic exodus from credit risk funds cooled. Net...

As inflows to midcap funds dry up, check out the stocks MFs are exiting

Mumbai: Amid the selloff in the market in May, mutual funds have dumped the consumption-linked stocks directly impacted by Covid-19, the most in the mid-cap...

Recovery prospects for MFs’ stressed assets turn bleak

Mutual funds, which have side-pocketed troubled assets worth ₹4,000 crore, may find it difficult to recover them in the post-lockdown period, with the government announcing...

Gujarat HC stays Franklin’s e-voting process in plea filed by Rasna promoters

MUMBAI: The Gujarat high court has stayed the e-voting process for winding up Franklin Templeton’s six debt schemes in a plea filed by promoter directors...

MFs invest ₹1,230 cr in equities during lockdown; keeping high liquidity for possible redemptions

Going ahead, the primary factor that will determine mutual fund (MF) investment into equity will be their own inflows from investors. This will be put...