The recent events in the debt fund space have thrown a spanner in the works and it has disrupted the perception of debt component of hybrid funds being safe.
While returns for the category have begun to improve, the difference in performance within the category varies widely
Lisa Pallavi Barbora talks to Chintan Haria, Head of Product Development and Strategy at Prudential ICICI AMC, to understand hybrid funds.
Hybrid funds, which invest in equities and debt securities, were sold aggressively by fund houses after demonetisation
In this episode, we tell you about the new six classifications of the hybrid fund.
With short term weakness gold can be accumulated as a means of portfolio diversification.
The aim here is to remind fund management teams in the industry that they have a fiduciary responsibility towards investors and their conviction is best judged when they invest in their own funds.
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.
Investing in hybrid funds can help avoid the hassles of investing separately in both debt and equity. It brings together the growth offered by equities and safety offered by debt instruments.
Hybrid Funds- Know them before making a choice
The Union Budget has increased the period of holding for debt funds from the existing 12 months to 36 months, in order to classify the fund as long-term for purposes of computation of capital gains tax.
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.
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.
Equity Mutual Funds closed with mixed returns while debt funds advanced in the volatile market condition.
Funds in the equity space closed lower as markets fell for seventh consecutive session. Meanwhile debt funds showed some sign of recovery and closed with handsome gains.
In yesterday‘s session, equity Mutual Funds end flat while debt funds decline owing to volatile market condition
Mutual Funds across categories plunged as markets continued to deliver volatile performance.
Equity Mutual Funds declined as markets fell for the fourth consecutive session Monday.. Debt funds, however remain strong and closed in green.
Equity Funds plunged for the second straight session on Thursday as markets delivered laggard performance. Meanwhile some recovery were seen in debt funds.
Mutual Funds across categories closed in red as equity and debt market continued to remain volatile caused by RBI's latest money tightening measure.
Mutual Funds posted gains after recovery was seen in equity and debt market.
Equity Mutual Funds registered losses even after markets closed in a positive terrain in yesterday‘s session. Among fixed income space, debt funds closed with mixed returns.
Mutual Funds across categories closed in red amid volatile market.
Mutual funds across categories end higher as market saw some recovery post slight appreciation in rupee and Fed‘s easy monetary policy.
Mutual Funds closed lower as equity market remained volatile while funds in the fixed income space delivered good returns.