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  • DAILY VOICE: Buy into weakness in discretionary segments and not just on lockdown trade, says Piyush Nagda of Prabhudas Lilladher Apr 15, 2021 08:42 AM IST

    DAILY VOICE: Buy into weakness in discretionary segments and not just on lockdown trade, says Piyush Nagda of Prabhudas Lilladher

    India’s IPO market is witnessing a dream run. In FY21, almost 30 companies raised around Rs 31,000 crore. For FY22, the IPO pipeline is looking stronger, says Nagda.

  • Cashing in on market fall? Mutual funds raise stake in nearly 300 firms in Q4 Jun 05, 2020 10:14 AM IST

    Cashing in on market fall? Mutual funds raise stake in nearly 300 firms in Q4

    Fund managers raised stake in as many as 290 companies in the S&P BSE500 index while 240 of them (or nearly 50%) gave negative returns so far in the year 2020.

  • MFs turn conservative on investment mobilisation, go on a cleanup spree May 24, 2020 12:37 PM IST

    MFs turn conservative on investment mobilisation, go on a cleanup spree

    SEBI had allowed mutual funds to grandfather existing investments in unlisted debt instruments till their maturity, so as to not disrupt the market.

  • Let’s face it. Franklin episode is no default, but a mere postponement Apr 30, 2020 02:19 PM IST

    Let’s face it. Franklin episode is no default, but a mere postponement

    COVID has caused tremendous distress, but liquidity issues have hurt us before and will continue even after the pandemic

  • Mutual Funds Wrap: Industry gets a new player in the number one spot Apr 05, 2020 12:59 PM IST

    Mutual Funds Wrap: Industry gets a new player in the number one spot

    Overall, assets under management grew to Rs 27.02 lakh crore in January-March 2020 from Rs 24.4 lakh crore in October-December 2019.

  • Will RBI’s move to waive MTM rule for banks prompt MFs to demand same from Sebi? Mar 29, 2020 02:55 PM IST

    Will RBI’s move to waive MTM rule for banks prompt MFs to demand same from Sebi?

    RBI measures will ease the liquidity freeze in the bond markets and bring down the yields. This should reverse the mark-to-market losses seen by investors in the recent past.

  • Why you should skip this LIC SIIP Mar 18, 2020 02:58 PM IST

    Why you should skip this LIC SIIP

    Looking to capitalise on mutual fund SIP’s popularity, LIC has launched a ULIP called LIC SIIP – Plan 852. But this is not your regular systematic investment plan

  • Who after me? The succession worry that’s pushing advisors and MF distributors to take the merger route Feb 24, 2020 10:00 AM IST

    Who after me? The succession worry that’s pushing advisors and MF distributors to take the merger route

    What happens to my investments if my advisor dies? That’s a question discerning investors need to ponder

  • MF wrap: Mutual fund schemes emerging as popular long-term retirement avenue Feb 23, 2020 04:12 PM IST

    MF wrap: Mutual fund schemes emerging as popular long-term retirement avenue

    Retirement mutual fund schemes are being increasingly preferred alongside PPF and other traditional debt-oriented avenues

  • Zerodha applies for AMC license Feb 20, 2020 01:00 PM IST

    Zerodha applies for AMC license

    Zerodha already permits retail investors to invest in MFs at no additional cost through its product Coin.

  • MFs marginally more tax efficient than PMS Feb 20, 2020 08:49 AM IST

    MFs marginally more tax efficient than PMS

    Here is a comparison of PMS and MFs based on taxation in the post-Budget scenario

  • Can passive funds lead to wealth erosion? Jan 03, 2020 09:51 AM IST

    Can passive funds lead to wealth erosion?

    It is imperative to understand the incentives of MF distributors and their role in the investment process

  • Why passive funds appeal more to institutions than individuals Jan 02, 2020 08:28 AM IST

    Why passive funds appeal more to institutions than individuals

    Purists on both sides claim that their way is better

  • Mutual fund managers raise stake in smallcaps in 2019; should you buy? Dec 30, 2019 10:07 AM IST

    Mutual fund managers raise stake in smallcaps in 2019; should you buy?

    Fund managers raised stake in 108 companies in the last three quarters. Out of 108 companies, 22 rose 10-122% in the year 2019

  • With doom and gloom in the economy, is this a right time to invest in equities? Dec 12, 2019 09:53 AM IST

    With doom and gloom in the economy, is this a right time to invest in equities?

  • FDI policy recast gives MFs and listed firms a big headache Dec 06, 2019 11:58 AM IST

    FDI policy recast gives MFs and listed firms a big headache

    Retail domestic money invested in the schemes of foreign-controlled mutual funds will now be treated as indirect foreign investment. That’s the worry.

  • Closed-end funds: Shift proceeds to quality open-ended schemes upon maturity Dec 02, 2019 09:36 AM IST

    Closed-end funds: Shift proceeds to quality open-ended schemes upon maturity

    It is better to invest in diversified multi-cap open-ended equity funds with a seven to ten-year time-frame in a staggered manner

  • Why do gold mutual fund schemes underperform gold ETFs? Nov 21, 2019 08:04 AM IST

    Why do gold mutual fund schemes underperform gold ETFs?

    A gold mutual fund’s NAV is derived from the market price of the underlying asset -- the Gold ETF

  • Shift in sector allocation in MF schemes: Technology’s weight at 17-month low, oil & gas all-time high Nov 15, 2019 02:07 PM IST

    Shift in sector allocation in MF schemes: Technology’s weight at 17-month low, oil & gas all-time high

    Despite falling sales numbers and shrinking margin, the weight of automobiles increased, while fund houses pared their exposure to technology, private banks and metals.

  • Top 17 Nifty stocks in which MF schemes have over 2% exposure; should you buy? Sep 17, 2019 01:52 PM IST

    Top 17 Nifty stocks in which MF schemes have over 2% exposure; should you buy?

    Total asset under management of the mutual fund industry increased by 3.8 percent to Rs 25,50,000 crore in August.

  • Fund managers bet over Rs 8.5K crore on these 6 stocks in July; do you own any? Aug 16, 2019 03:19 PM IST

    Fund managers bet over Rs 8.5K crore on these 6 stocks in July; do you own any?

    Fund managers added large-cap private banks, utilities, energy and select FMCG names.

  • BSE to launch paperless e-mandate facility on MF platform Jan 19, 2018 03:38 PM IST

    BSE to launch paperless e-mandate facility on MF platform

    "This (e-mandate) is completely paperless framework that will reduce the time taken for mandate approval to 3 days from 10 to 35 days taken for paper based mandate approval," BSE said in a statement.

  • Inflows from small towns push MF assets to sniff at Rs 20 trillion Aug 16, 2017 07:30 AM IST

    Inflows from small towns push MF assets to sniff at Rs 20 trillion

    "Smaller towns or B15 (beyond top 15 cities) cities accounted for 17.7 per cent of total AUM as of July, thanks to a 41.3 per cent surge to reach past Rs 3.60 trillion in July from Rs 2.55 trillion a year ago helping the industry AUM to grow over 30 per cent to Rs 19.97 trillion," Icra said quoting Amfi data.

  • Quitting your job to start a business? Keep these financial tips in mind Jul 20, 2017 06:42 PM IST

    Quitting your job to start a business? Keep these financial tips in mind

    Alongside fine-tuning a business plan for startup, use your gardening leave to build a financial plan for yourself for the next three years.

  • SEBI flags concerns on instant redemption in liquid funds Mar 15, 2017 04:44 PM IST

    SEBI flags concerns on instant redemption in liquid funds

    The regulator feels instant redemption is akin to a bank account dispensing money on demand.

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