MF investors

MF investors can transact via WhatsApp, apps

These new facilities will help investors in buying or selling mutual fund (MF) products in a simpler and faster manner.

Mar 24, 2015, 18:12 PM IST

Ease of doing biz: MF investors can transact via WhatsApp, apps

To attract retail investors, mutual fund houses are tapping social media platforms like WhatsApp and a host of other calling and messaging apps to facilitate transactions in MF products.

Mar 22, 2015, 13:30 PM IST

MF exposure to bank stocks surges to Rs 70,000 cr in Nov

MFs collect funds from various investors for investing in securities such as stocks, bonds, money market instruments and similar assets.

Dec 21, 2014, 11:06 AM IST

India exempts debt mutual funds from new tax for a short period

He also increased the long-term capital gains tax rate on debt-linked mutual funds to 20 percent from 10 percent.

Jul 25, 2014, 15:29 PM IST

No retro tax on debt Mutual Fund: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said that higher tax on debt mutual funds will apply prospectively from July 10.

Jul 25, 2014, 12:56 PM IST

Government to not retrospectively tax debt fund investors

The government will not retrospectively tax debt fund investors, as per Zee news sources.

Jul 24, 2014, 16:16 PM IST

Investor complaints against MF drop by 40%

Mutual funds received close to 40,000 complaints from investors in 2013-14, down 40 percent from the preceding financial year.

Jun 03, 2014, 17:14 PM IST

MF accounts drop by over 24 lakh during Apr-Nov

Mutual fund industry has lost an estimated over 24 lakh investors, measured in terms of individual accounts or folios, in the first eight months of the current fiscal.

Jan 01, 2014, 13:48 PM IST

'Direct plans likely to bring down costs for MF investors'

"The move to implement direct plans will help in reduction in total expense ratio under a scheme by around 60-70 basis points," Quantum Mutual Fund Chief Executive Jimmy A Patel said.

Dec 09, 2012, 18:08 PM IST