Many buy these plans in a hurry and for the sole purpose of saving on taxes
The best way to play a rally now would be by investing in a multi-cap or a large & mid-cap fund.
For investors looking to build their own long-term portfolio, there may be some merit in considering FOFs
Credit events usually happen when the economy does not do well. We are not out of the problem fully. More trouble cannot be ruled out, though most of it is behind us.
MFs received net fresh flows of Rs 76,989 crore in April, mainly driven by stable inflows into liquid funds and modest equity figures.
Under the income/debt oriented schemes, another category that saw significant outflows were low-duration funds that registered outflows of Rs 2,353 crore in May.
Moderating return expectations will help us eliminate our need to invest in ways we don’t understand or don’t have an expertise
MF assets declined to Rs 22.8 lakh crore in December 2018 from Rs 23.4 lakh core in Nov 2018 on the back of moderation in the flows in equity funds and outflows from liquid funds.
First-time investors are having a rough ride in mutual fund SIPs, many are yet to see profits
Equity funds added 10.90 lakh accounts last month, taking the total equity fund folios to 4.81 crore
In 2017, multi-cap funds delivered 36% returns, while mid-caps delivered 43.1%. If you have invested keeping these numbers in mind, you're in for a rude shock.
The worst hit were funds investing in banking stocks.
Liquid funds, which are used by corporates to park surplus cash, recorded the highest outflow of Rs 46,724 crore in May
There are many young people who keep a majority of their equity investments in large-cap funds
Time and again it is established that patience has more value than intelligence when it comes to investing
Mid-cap funds category and large cap equity funds gave 44 percent and 31 percent respectively in 2017.
A large number of these schemes are aimed at investment in equity and equity-related securities and are open-ended
Equity mutual funds added over 6.5 lakh folios in the last month taking the total number of folios to an all-time-high of 3.35 crore in May
Mutual funds with its varied offering can help investors achieve their varied goals.
Not only you have to pick the right scheme but also keep reviewing its performance. Also keep adding to your SIP amount.
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
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