Tag: Mutual Funds

HDFC’s equity MFs play catch-up in FY21, but will the gains sustain?

Prashant Jain, executive director and chief investment officer at HDFC MF, has traditionally been known for his bets on public sector undertakings and cyclical stocks....

Total assets under flexi-cap category now second-biggest after large-cap funds

NEW DELHI : Total assets under the newly created flexi-cap category stood at Rs1,58,725 crore as of March end and constituted 16% of the overall...

How to pick the right international mutual fund?

International Mutual Funds have become a popular investment option for investors in recent years as they have been turning to such schemes to get exposure...

MFs on buying spree for 2nd month in a row, infuse ₹5,526 cr in equities in April

Investment by mutual funds (MFs) in equities will continue in coming months seeing the increase in user growths as multiple fintech players are entering into...

How homemakers can make the most of their idle cash

Mother’s Day is celebrated in India on the second Sunday of May, and it is said that homemakers are the best money managers. A lot...

Which is better for passive investors?

Passive investing is the most basic form of putting one’s money in mutual funds (MFs) and the purpose of this style of investment is to...

Tata Mutual Fund launches Tata Dividend Yield Fund. Details here

Tata Mutual Fund has announced the launch of Tata Dividend Yield Fund, an open-ended equity scheme predominantly investing in dividend yielding stocks. The NFO (new...

Regulator’s Skin-in-the-game rule is good in spirit, but needs simplification

Skin in the game is a good thing in any business, especially in the one of managing money. In spirit, the principle of having senior...

Mutual funds add more than 81 lakh investor accounts in 2020-21

The industry had added 72.89 lakh investor accounts in 2019-20, according to data from the Association of Mutual Funds in India. Investors are increasingly acknowledging...

Mirae Asset launches India’s first NYSE FANG+ Funds. Check details here

Mirae Asset Investment Managers India today announced the launch of two FANG+ funds – ‘Mirae Asset NYSE FANG+ ETF’, an open-ended scheme tracking NYSE FANG+...

Annual top-up can help you double your mutual fund investment

Mutual Fund Calculator: When an investor starts any investment plan, its major objective is to grow one’s money at such a pace that can help...

Don’t get swayed by influencers on investment tips

Personal finance has become trendy to speak about. No wonder there are so many social media influencers talking about how to manage various aspects of...

5 ways to optimise your returns

Mutual fund investments are subject to market risk but the best part of it is availability of the fund managers. Fund managers are those who...

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...

How to invest in mutual funds

Mutual funds investment is one of the most popular instruments to beat inflation over the period of investment. As per the tax and investment experts,...

FY21 had plenty of lessons for equity MF investors

When a lockdown was imposed last year to control the spread of covid-19, businesses came to a standstill and millions of livelihoods were at stake....

Sebi comes out with new guidelines on reporting formats for mutual funds

NEW DELHI : Capital markets watchdog Sebi on Monday came out with fresh guidelines on reporting formats for mutual funds. The formats for the reports...

Where should first-time mutual fund investors put their money

Mutual fund calculator would give you a projection as to how your money will grow in a particular period but it won’t give you which...

Advisors unhappy as HDFC MF, UTI MF raise expense ratio on index funds

On 9 April, Sebi registered investment advisor Basavaraj Tonagatti started receiving emails from his clients. The message contained notifications from HDFC Mutual Fund and UTI...

How to choose investment funds—what to do, and what to avoid

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mutual funds: Next 6 months to see return of alpha; stick to flexi cap, multi-cap funds: Sunil Subramaniam

Sundaram Mutual will be much closer to the middle of the risk reward curve in terms of our positioning, says MD & CEO Sunil Subramaniam....

Equity mutual funds see 1st net inflow in 8 months as tide turns

After eight months of net outflows, equity mutual funds attracted net inflows of ₹7,376 crore in March, with all categories of open-ended funds barring multi-cap,...

Mutual fund houses reiterate the appeal of 5-7 yr ‘sweet spot’

In their reactions to the RBI’s monetary policy announced on Wednesday, mutual fund houses have reiterated their positive stance on debt funds investing in five-seven...

Mutual funds turn net buyers after 9 months; invest ₹2,476 cr in equities in March

Kaushlendra Singh Sengar, founder and CEO at INVEST19, said mutual funds (MFs) inflow in equities will be stagnant in near future. Prior to the inflows, mutual...

Mutual funds sell equities worth ₹1.29 trillion in FY21

Domestic mutual funds sold shares worth ₹1.29 trillion in FY21—the most in a decade—even as stock markets rallied to record highs during the year amid...