March 16, 2021 09:55 AM IST
ESG is not exactly a specific investment strategy. It is more of an overlay applied to an underlying strategy.
- March 15, 2021 11:54 AM IST
February saw a net outflow of over Rs 10,000 crore in these schemes. The rise in yields has spooked investors.
- March 14, 2021 09:37 PM IST
The Reserve Bank had opened up these bonds for retail investors about six years ago, with certain conditions that ensured investors were well educated of the 'loss-absorbency' risk of these bonds.
- March 13, 2021 01:46 PM IST
Any resistance by fund managers to such a move raises serious questions on disclosures and transparency
- March 13, 2021 11:43 AM IST
Equity funds saw outflow for the eighth consecutive month in February, as investors withdrew Rs 6,888.71 crore against an outflow of Rs 12,194.18 crore in the previous month.
- March 12, 2021 10:17 AM IST
There is a large overlap in the portfolio of the two indices. Their returns have been similar over the long term.
- March 12, 2021 09:39 AM IST
Compared to fixed deposits, these debt funds are more tax-efficient for those in the higher slabs. But there may be an element of credit risk.
- March 12, 2021 08:36 AM IST
- March 11, 2021 11:11 PM IST
The 100-year maturity rule can create volatility in NAVs of mutual fund schemes exposed to such bonds, say sources.
- March 11, 2021 11:16 AM IST
The Budget has made interest on PF contributions beyond Rs 2.5 lakh taxable. If the rule is made applicable to the defence forces as well, here are other avenues to invest
- March 11, 2021 09:38 AM IST
It is a passive fund with investments made in safe debt securities. Holding investments till maturity removes interest rate volatility.
- March 10, 2021 03:56 PM IST
Experts suggest many retail investors have taken out money from mutual funds and re-deployed those funds directly into equities
- March 10, 2021 02:47 PM IST
Helios Capital and Alchemy Capital are the latest applicants for MF licenses. Will investors gain from their entry?
- March 10, 2021 10:58 AM IST
An improvement in company finances can result in a pickup in credit offtake in 2021. Credit spreads are attractive too. But don’t go overboard on credit risks.
- March 10, 2021 09:35 AM IST
The government's disinvestment drive, focus on infrastructure and reasonable valuations have made PSU stocks attractive
- March 09, 2021 12:57 PM IST
Bond schemes have seen net inflows of Rs 1734 crore in February 2021
- March 09, 2021 11:17 AM IST
R Sivakumar, Head-Fixed Income Assets, outlines the challenges for debt funds due to the current rise in yields and dispels fears of credit rating downgrades on bonds
- March 09, 2021 09:41 AM IST
Such funds are more focused on environmental issues than typical ESG funds. Their focus is on investing in companies that are reducing carbon emissions and waste
- March 08, 2021 11:09 AM IST
The holding period must be three years to avail indexation benefits. Only debt mutual funds are eligible for indexation benefits and not direct bond investments
- March 08, 2021 09:33 AM IST
Just about eight percent of the fund managers are women. Being fully tuned in, avoiding long breaks and a welcoming organizational culture would help bolster their numbers
- March 07, 2021 12:07 PM IST
Gopal Kavalireddi, head of research at FYERS, said this trend of redemptions could continue till the time stock market rally slows down and consolidates, giving investors the opportunity to deploy their profits into longer time frame instruments like mutual funds.
- March 05, 2021 08:00 PM IST
New guidelines say voting can even be done at scheme-level if fund manager has a different view than the fund house.
- March 04, 2021 09:23 PM IST
SC’s move will give time to SEBI to investigate allegations of wrongdoing against Franklin Templeton and its officials.
- March 04, 2021 04:39 PM IST
- March 04, 2021 10:52 AM IST
The recent market rally has propelled out-of-favour stocks and themes of earlier times. Should investors go for funds that invest in such stocks?