Mutual Funds

The Rush for Global Funds

One of the reasons for this was probably the caveat added that the AMC reserved the right to shut the window again, at a short notice.

published on : 11th July 2022

Mutual funds can resume investing in international stocks: SEBI

The directive to stop subscription was mainly on account of the mutual fund industry crossing the mandated limit of USD 7 billion for overseas investments.

published on : 21st June 2022

Smallcase or MF: What’s for retail investors?

Smallcases and MFs provide portfolio-based exposure to equity, but the constructs and mechanics differ a lot

published on : 6th June 2022

Flexibility under the spotlight

In this column, we shall cast a glance at some of the funds on offer in this category for investors and how they have performed over different time frames up to five years.  

published on : 16th May 2022

Mutual Fund scheme labels and passive breaches

SEBI has ordained that fund houses must remain true to their label by fixing passive breaches in their schemes within 30 days. 

published on : 18th April 2022

Sebi extends pooling of accounts timeline to July 1 on MF industry request 

Earlier, the MF industry was required to implement the rule from April 1.

published on : 2nd April 2022

An introduction to Tax Loss Harvesting 

Tax Loss harvesting is the practice of selling a share that trades below your buy price, so that you can convert the book losses you see into real losses.

published on : 28th March 2022

Going big on Large and Mid Cap Funds

Recently I met a couple who wanted to invest in Equity Mutual Funds.

published on : 21st March 2022

Equity oriented Mutual Fund schemes see higher inflows in February

Indian equity investors pumped money into the stock market even as it fell 546 points or 3% in February, shows data from Association of Mutual Funds In India (AMFI).

published on : 10th March 2022

Debt Funds and Doubts

Debt mutual funds have been down and out for the count with poor returns for not one, but two years now and worse still, no visibility of any revival on the cards.

published on : 7th March 2022

New entrants to drive future of MF industry

The industry is seeing several new entrants, which are adopting a technology-driven approach to disrupt the space

published on : 10th January 2022

Sebi clears amendments to various regulations; tightens norms for utilisation of IPO proceeds

Changes have been cleared for regulations governing foreign portfolio investors, Alternative Investment Funds, mutual funds, settlement proceedings, among others.

published on : 28th December 2021

Notice on plea challenging stamp duty on mutual funds

The bench also instructed that copies of the petition be furnished to the Additional Solicitor General (ASG) and posted the matter to November 17.

published on : 7th November 2021

Monthly SIP investments breach Rs 10,000 crore

Experts attribute this rise in SIP to retail investors preferring mutual funds over low-yielding traditional savings avenues like bank FDs, and also gold and real estate. 

published on : 9th October 2021

Here’s the trick to gain from mutual funds

 What would you do if the best-performing mutual funds that you invested in today does not remain the best one in the future?

published on : 21st May 2018