Jun 10, 2019 04:46 PM IST
MFs received net fresh flows of Rs 76,989 crore in April, mainly driven by stable inflows into liquid funds and modest equity figures.
- Mar 19, 2018 12:42 PM IST
In January, the decline in net inflows was mainly on account of redemption while the sales figure dropped in February
- Dec 23, 2017 05:20 PM IST
In the last 11 months, 50 percent of the inflows received in the mutual fund industry were parked in balanced funds.
- Jul 27, 2017 08:20 AM IST
Balanced funds buy a combination of equity shares and fixed income instruments and provide both income and capital appreciation while avoiding excessive risk
- Jun 08, 2017 02:31 PM IST
The trend of older or conservative investors moving their life savings into balanced funds essentially means that they are convinced these funds can give them regular dividends that can beat fixed deposits by a good margin over the medium to long term.
- Apr 18, 2017 10:43 AM IST
Investment in balanced funds obviates your need to invest in two different asset classes for asset allocation. Balanced funds also obviate the need to periodically monitor and rebalance different asset classes in predetermined proportion.
- Mar 28, 2017 02:19 PM IST
Balanced fund as the name suggests is a combination of equity fund and debt fund in one single product.
- Dec 30, 2016 03:54 PM IST
In nine out of the 11 months till November, equity schemes saw more money coming in than going out. The not so good newsâ€”investors were not as enthusiastic about equity schemes this year as they were in 2015. Inflows of Rs 44,772 crore, were almost half of the Rs 90,603 crore received in 2015
- Jul 14, 2016 04:35 PM IST
Balanced funds invests in a mix of stocks and bonds in the ratio of approximately 3:1
- May 30, 2016 11:36 AM IST
Mutual funds can help you save for your retired life.
- May 23, 2016 02:38 PM IST
If you can follow these tips, you can get higher returns for mutual fund investments.
- Apr 28, 2016 11:08 AM IST
Balanced funds not only offered better returns than the large cap equity diversified funds but also reduced volatility.
- Mar 29, 2016 07:38 PM IST
Mutual fund products can help you to accumulate money to pay for long term goals. You can be a regular saver in these to ensure that you remain on track to your goals.
- Nov 05, 2015 11:36 AM IST
Investing in mutual fund schemes that offer focussed portfolios or low rated bonds, can increase the risk. Also a balanced fund can be a risky bet.
- Nov 04, 2015 11:46 AM IST
Retirement is a long haul. And one must not ignore the inflation eating into the purchasing power.
- Jul 21, 2015 09:56 AM IST
Balanced funds invest around 70% of the money in equities and rest in bonds. This may not the in line with 50:50 exposure to bonds and shares the investor desires.
- Jul 02, 2015 10:45 AM IST
Balanced funds offer exposure to both debt and equities. While equities offer to beat inflation, debt offer much needed stability to the portfolio
- Jun 08, 2015 11:22 AM IST
Compared to the old scheme of three colours system, five levels of risks help mutual funds better represent the risk associated with mutual fund schemes
- Nov 27, 2014 03:17 PM IST
Provident Fund is an ideal investment opportunity for the seniors. The downside however is that public provident fund investments are subject to a maximum eligible amount of Rs 1, 00,000 per annum
- Dec 16, 2013 12:02 PM IST
Chitra Iyer, COO & Financial Coach at MFA explains why one should prefer balanced scheme.
- Oct 18, 2013 03:45 PM IST
Pankaaj Maalde of Apnapaisa.com explains how balanced fund is an ideal investment option for equity exposure.
- Aug 14, 2013 09:58 AM IST
Equity mutual funds soar for second day of the week owing to positive market momentum. Debt funds, however, succumb under pressure on fears of rupee depreciation.
- Aug 12, 2013 05:18 PM IST
Amid present volatile market, equity fund investor seems to be re- examining his decision of investing in this asset class. Though it is well known that equity usually delivers in the long term, read this space to know what does an average investor do in pursuit of securing better and tax efficient returns as compared fixed income securities.
- Aug 08, 2013 09:52 AM IST
Equity Mutual Funds closed with mixed returns while debt funds advanced in the volatile market condition.
- Aug 05, 2013 03:34 PM IST
According to the rating agency, balanced funds have outperformed the Nifty across three, five, seven and 10-year time frames.