Debt funds are seen as a safer haven. However, if you know the investment objective of the fund, you can pick the right funds for your portfolio.
The rise in monthly AUM in January 2014 was primarily on account of Rs 83,500 crore inflows -- the highest since April 2013. "Bulk of the inflows during the month was into money market/ liquid funds," the Crisil report said.
Debt funds are largely overlooked by investors when it comes to investing in a fixed income space due to lack of knowledge. With better tax efficiency and various categories of schemes, this category makes an ideal choice for investors. Financial advisor Jitendra Solanki enlightens investors on how to analyze this segment of mutual funds.
Debt mutual funds has proved to be an attractive investment in current interest regime. However, due to plethora of options available in the market today, investors are often perplexed over which fund to choose. Ganti Murthy - Head, Fixed Income, Peerless Mutual Fund meticulously explains debt funds and guides investors in choosing right fund.
The interest rates are likely to trend southward. So what is means to your debt instrument? As interest rates and yields share inverse relationship, ignoring interest rate factor could prove expensive to the investors. Read this space to know what steps needs to be taken with your debt instruments?
Month-end AUM of equity funds declined by 7% led by mark to market losses in the underlying assets and marginal outflows.
In the current uncertain financial condition, investors are often perplexed on investments which will earn them good returns. Financial advisor Jitendra Solanki lists out various avenues available today in the fixed income space will help investors to earn that extra return without impacting their financial objective.
RBI may not consider rate cut unless strong signs of fiscal consolidation emerge leading to liquidity pressure on the Banks. In such tight liquidity, bank will chase for money eventually putting pressure on money market instruments especially short- term CD thereby making short-term debt funds an attractive investment, reckons Yadnesh Chavan
In the present environment, short term income funds with good underlying credit quality, have the potential to offer the best risk adjusted returns for investors with a 6 months to 1 year investment horizon.
Equity diversified NAVs ended higher with advance: decline ratio of 243:3 as the market ended with a moderate gains amid choppy trade. Extreme volatility was seen in the European markets and domestic markets ahead of conclusive decision from the G-20.
What are the Fund Managers’ opinions on the Indian market? 23 global as well as domestic fund managers from Mutual funds and Insurance industry review the current Indian market in the light of domestic and global chaos.
ICICI Direct has evaluated the performance of Mutual fund industry in current market scenario. The report provides you the detailed analysis of overall mutual fund industry vis-à-vis equity and debt market.