Tag: SIPs

This city has highest number of investors who started their SIP journey in 20s: Report

Youngsters in Mumbai are more willing to start their SIP journeys sooner as compared to other Indian cities, a recently published survey revealed. It also...

Add SIPs in equity funds which have a small weight in your portfolio

I invest around ₹50,000 per month via SIP. These are the funds I invest in: Equity Parag Parikh Flexicap: 12,000 UTI Flexicap: 8,000 Quant Active:...

Shift to less risky mutual funds when markets become pricey

I’ve been investing through SIP in MFs since 2018 and my portfolio is generating an annualized return of 25%+. My current age is 30. The...

Keep boosting your investments each year, or when income rises

I work in the manufacturing sector with a take-home salary of ₹65,000 and my wife is working in the IT sector with a take-home salary...

Meet India’s new breed of money influencers

Based on the information and analysis that he could glean from these videos, Gogia started investing directly in stocks. “I used to invest in mutual...

Ultra-short-term debt funds are the best bet for immediate goals

I am 27, live in Mumbai, and earn ₹48,000 a month. After expenses of ₹25,000, I have been investing ₹1,000 each in three SIPs since...

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...

For investors, passive funds are cheaper and easier to maintain

I am a 33-year-old working professional and plan to accumulate ₹7 crore over the next 20 years. Every month, I plan to invest ₹60,000 in...

Net inflows into equity MFs rise to 14-month high in May

Despite the on-ground challenges of regional lockdown amid virus cases, Indian markets continued to rise, propelling mutual fund investors to pump money into equity schemes....

Is SBI MF’s Nifty Next 50 Index Fund a good bet?

SBI Mutual Fund on Wednesday launched the Nifty Next 50 Index Fund, an open-ended index scheme that would replicate the performance of the Nifty Next...

Part E of Form 26AS will have relevant info

Is there a single document that summarizes all my investments and tax outflow, if any? If I continue my current investments, will I have to...

Equity MFs see outflow for 8th straight month in Feb on profit-booking

However, investors put in ₹1,735 crore from debt mutual funds last month, thanks to the net inflows in liquid, low duration and money market funds....

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...

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...

Long-term investors should consider investing in gilt funds through SIPs

Gilt funds posted stellar returns in the past one and a half years (barring the past few weeks) and their dream run may continue. The...

Equity MF outflow soars to 10-yr high

Frenetic withdrawals by mutual fund (MF) investors in August to reap the gains of a stock market surge amid economic uncertainty drove net outflows from...

Lazy SIP money, FII  inflow  holding up stock prices

Open-ended equity mutual funds (MFs) saw a net outflow of ₹2,480 crore in July 2020. Inflows into mutual funds through systematic investment plans (SIPs) remained...

Redeemed your MF? It’s important to report capital gains or losses in ITR

With companies starting to issue Form 16 to their employees, many individuals have begun the process of filing the income tax return (ITR) for the...

There is a way to make SIPs work in tough times

The monthly Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) number has dipped below ₹8,000 crore for the first time in almost two years. Net inflows into actively managed...

Sort your investments into separate portfolios for easier tracking of goals

I am 31 years old with a small child, and I earn ₹55,600 per month. My goals are retirement in 2048 and my child’s higher...

What yoga lessons can teach you about investing

Tune out the noise Focusing your mind and establishing a sense of calm is one of the first things yoga teaches you. According to Shweta...

A portfolio with a large number of funds makes it harder to manage

I am 30 years old. My monthly salary is ₹75,000 and I have been investing ₹19,000 per month for the past one year: ₹5,000 in...

Distribute equity assets among small-, mid- and large-caps

I am 25 years old and I earn ₹70,000 per month. I am interested in building a corpus of ₹5 crore for buying a house...

For direct investing, get guidance from advisers or recommendation websites

I invest ₹2,000 each in systematic investment plans (SIPs) of HDFC Top 100, Kotak Standard Multicap, Mirae Asset Large Cap Fund Regular, Franklin India Equity,...

Why do equity and debt MF investors react differently?

The Indian retail equity mutual fund investor has continued to baffle commentators and policymakers by her behaviour across the previous few mega market mayhem events....