Mutual Funds

Digital companies need to remain relevant and efficient while working towards profitability, says A Balasubramanian, MD and CEO, Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC

New-age digital companies offer good investment opportunities, says A Bala of Aditya Birla MF

Jul 29, 2021

The veteran fund manager said there are instances in the developed markets wherein similar companies went through an initial phase of investment and growth, which ultimately led to a bottom-line improvement

Sebi's idea, however, does not go well with most financial planners and investors, who are citing the presence of MF Utilities platform

SEBI's wish for new MF platform triggers debate! Here are the pros and cons

Jul 27, 2021

The proposed platform would be a one-stop-shop for financial and non-financial mutual fund transactions. However, investors question the need of a new platform when Mutual Fund Utility (MFU) already exists

HDFC AMC Chairman and veteran banker Deepak Parekh

Mutual fund industry has potential to grow exponentially, says HDFC AMC Deepak Parekh

Jul 17, 2021

Speaking on the country's economic growth, Parekh said growth is likely to be strong in FY22 on the back of a favourable base effect, supportive fiscal and monetary policy, and a buoyant global environment

Of Rs 27,220 crore inflow seen in hybrid funds, staggering Rs 20,825 crore came into arbitrage funds and Rs 5,120 crore into balanced advantage funds.(Source: PTI)

Hybrid funds witness net inflow of Rs 27,220 crore in June quarter

Jul 12, 2021

Hybrid funds are mutual fund schemes that typically invest in a combination of equity and debt securities and sometimes to other asset categories such as gold.

Franklin Templeton MF shut its six debt mutual fund schemes on April 23, 2020

Franklin Templeton MF unitholders to receive Rs 3,303 cr in fifth tranche

Jul 11, 2021

With this, the total disbursement will reach Rs 21,080 crore, amounting to 84 per cent of assets under management (AUM) as on April 23, 2020, a Franklin Templeton MF spokesperson said on Sunday

Sebi raises overseas investment limit for mutual fund houses to $1 billion

Jun 04, 2021

Mutual funds can make overseas investments subject to a maximum of $1 billion per mutual fund, within the overall industry limit of $7 billion, Sebi said

Franklin Templeton MF unitholders to get Rs 3,205 crore in fourth tranche

Jun 07, 2021

With this, the total disbursement will reach Rs 17,778 crore, amounting to 71 per cent of assets under management (AUM) as on April 23, 2020, a Franklin Templeton MF spokesperson said on Saturday

Equity MFs witness inflows worth Rs 10,000 crore in May, highest since March 2020

Jun 09, 2021

As per the AMFI data, inflow from equity and equity-linked open ended schemes was at Rs 10,083 crore in May

Franklin Templeton allays investors' fears after new debt fund ban

Jun 10, 2021

The SEBI on Monday barred Franklin from launching any new debt schemes for two years after a probe into its sudden closure of six credit funds last year found "serious lapses and violations"

Is it worth moving back to traditional investment instruments?

Liquid funds give 3% return in one year: Where to park emergency corpus?

May 27, 2021

Liquid funds are typically used by investors to park their emergency corpus. Liquid funds invest in money market instruments up to 91 days maturity. These funds are typically accessible within T+1 days

The lowest returns in the small cap space in the last one year stood at 96 per cent

Small cap mutual funds gave up to 220% returns in 1 year! Should you invest?

May 21, 2021

The best performing scheme in the category, Quant Small Cap Fund has given 217 per cent returns in the last one year. The second best performer, Kotak Small Cap Fund has generated 139 per cent returns