Mutual funds

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

Equity mutual funds attract Rs 8,666-crore in August; flexi-cap biggest contributor

Data from the Association of Mutual Funds in India showed that such funds witnessed a net inflow on Rs 22,583 crore in July on huge investments in flexi-cap category.

published on : 8th September 2021

ICICI Prudential value discovery fund delivers 20% CAGR in 17 years

If an investor had invested a lumpsum of Rs 1 lakh at the time of inception (August 16, 2004), as of July 31, 2021, that investment would have been worth Rs 22.13 lakh.

published on : 27th August 2021
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