In this edition of Business Insight, Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains the measures taken into consideration by the market regulator to reduce liquidity and redemption-related stress on debt funds.
Addressing members of industry body Amfi (Association of Mutual Funds in India) Tyagi said, debt mutual funds must remember at all times that there is a difference between 'investing' and 'lending' "Mutual funds are not banks and shouldn't attempt to behave like one," Tyagi added.
Swarup Mohanty, CEO of Mirae Asset Global Investments talks about the nomenclature of multi-cap funds.
In March, half the category averaged one-month losses of more than 10 per cent
In this edition of the Explained Series, Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains the new mutual fund rules and how the industry reacted to the change.
SEBI plans to move credit risk funds to the new very high risk category.
Udayan Mukherjee, Consulting Editor of CNBC-TV18, decodes the markets regulator's new guidelines for multi-caps and its implications for the mutual fund industry as well as the stock market.
Inflows via systematic investment plans remained strong but have consistently been declining for past several months.
In this edition of the Explained series, Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains what are dark stores and why are they coming into the picture now.
The government has been pressing citizens to pay taxes and be compliant, but they have very little to show regarding improved efficiencies in the companies they themselves own, the managers said.
The industry body said its comprehensive engagement with cricketing stars would help in communicating the importance of longer term investing through mutual funds for retirement and investing in such schemes through low-cost exchange-traded fund (ETF) route.
As per the new guidelines, multi-cap funds will now have to invest a minimum 25 percent each in large, mid and smallcap stocks
Moneycontrol's Sakshi Batra does a 3 Point Analysis to find out the reasons behind the outflows and the way ahead for the mutual fund industry
An increase in folios indicates sustained interest in mutual funds and is a positive for the industry
The monthly SIP contribution in August fell to Rs 7,792 crore, marginally down from Rs 7,831 crore a month ago.
Under the new disclosure format, fund houses need to mention about name of the security, type of security, most conservative rating of security at the time of transaction, if applicable, name of the rating agency and transaction type.
What appears to have increased investor appetite for Nippon India Multi Asset Fund is its aim of investing in gold and international equities – two of the hottest investment avenues at the moment
how the presence of index funds, exchange-traded funds are making a difference in the Indian mutual funds industry
The company claimed that this is one of the biggest amounts raised through a new fund offer (NFO) during the pandemic.
A spokesperson said the paper the move is an “attempt to gate any arbitrage opportunities available to new investors while protecting the interest of existing investors.”
The money received by Franklin Templeton will be distributed to unit holders subject to a successful unit holder vote
Among largecaps, Piramal Enterprises, UPL, JSW Steel, NMDC and Petronet LNG witnessed highest buying by fund houses during July 2020, said ICICI Direct.
The regulator amended the mutual fund regulations in March 2018, wherein a shareholder or a sponsor owning at least 10 percent stake in an AMC is not allowed to have 10 percent or more stake in another mutual fund house operating in the country.
According to data from Association of Mutual Funds in India, the number of folios with 45 fund houses rose to 9,21,05,737 at the end of last month, from 9,15,42,092 at June-end, registering a gain of 5.63 lakh folios.
MFs also bought Rights Entitlement shares of Arvind Fashions, Gateway Distriparks and PVR in July.