Mutual funds

You must know these things before investing in ELSS

You must know these things before investing in ELSS

The tax deduction under the scheme goes up to Rs 150,000 from the total annual income.

Jan 05, 2018, 11:09 AM IST
How to turn Rs 1,000 into Rs 30 lakh; mutual fund portfolios you should invest in

How to turn Rs 1,000 into Rs 30 lakh; mutual fund portfolios you should invest in

Mutual funds is one such example of flexible and liquid funds that can be redeemed at any time.

Jan 04, 2018, 07:03 AM IST
2018 financial resolution: 10 mutual fund portfolios for first-time investors

2018 financial resolution: 10 mutual fund portfolios for first-time investors

Choosing the right type of mutual funds is described as the first step to begin investing in mutual funds.

Jan 03, 2018, 11:03 AM IST
MFs invest Rs 1 lakh crore in stocks in 2017; remain bullish

MFs invest Rs 1 lakh crore in stocks in 2017; remain bullish

Mutual funds invested Rs 1.2 lakh crore in equities in 2017, much higher than over Rs 48,000 crore infused last year and more than Rs 70,000 crore pumped in during 2015, latest data with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) showed.

Dec 31, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
Sebi puts 10% cross-shareholding cap in mutual funds

Sebi puts 10% cross-shareholding cap in mutual funds

The new measure may have an impact on the shareholding pattern of UTI Asset Management Company (AMC), requiring its promoters to lower their stake to 10 percent or below in next one year.

Dec 28, 2017, 17:56 PM IST
Know how life cycle funds can help you in planning your retirement

Know how life cycle funds can help you in planning your retirement

These age-based funds are very easy to understand and the behaviour of the assets become more conservative as the year of retirement approaches.

Dec 27, 2017, 09:14 AM IST
Here's how to fund your child’s education using mutual funds

Here's how to fund your child’s education using mutual funds

Invest in the mutual fund portfolio that covers the expenses, and at the same time, it should not be a burden on your monthly budget.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:23 AM IST
Investors rush to mutual funds; asset base grows over Rs 6 trillion

Investors rush to mutual funds; asset base grows over Rs 6 trillion

The investor count is also estimated to have risen by over 1.7 crore during the year.

Dec 25, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Investing in these large and mid-cap mutual funds can give better returns

Investing in these large and mid-cap mutual funds can give better returns

Mutual funds is a professionally managed investment scheme that brings together a group of individuals and invest their money in stocks, bonds and other securities.

Dec 23, 2017, 16:24 PM IST
Sensex hits record high of 33,956, Nifty touches 10,494

Sensex hits record high of 33,956, Nifty touches 10,494

All the major scrips were trading in green.

Dec 20, 2017, 09:40 AM IST
This is how you can earn Rs 50,000 monthly via investing in mutual funds

This is how you can earn Rs 50,000 monthly via investing in mutual funds

You can earn a regular monthly income just by investing a substantial portion into mutual funds.

Dec 16, 2017, 11:58 AM IST
Total individual wealth to double to Rs 639 lakh crore in 5 years: Report

Total individual wealth to double to Rs 639 lakh crore in 5 years: Report

The total wealth held by Indians has grew by 11 percent to Rs 344 lakh crore in 2016-17, according to a study by brokerage Karvy India Wealth Report.

Dec 12, 2017, 22:00 PM IST
Mutual funds log Rs 1.26 lakh crore inflow in November

Mutual funds log Rs 1.26 lakh crore inflow in November

According to the data, investors have poured in a net of Rs 1.26 lakh crore in MF schemes last month as compared to an investment of over Rs 51,000 crore in October.

Dec 10, 2017, 11:18 AM IST
Sebi proposes to allow MFs, portfolio managers in commodities

Sebi proposes to allow MFs, portfolio managers in commodities

Sebi has been taking several steps to deepen the commodity derivatives market with necessary safeguards ever since it came under its regulatory jurisdiction nearly two years ago and it allowed certain alternative investment funds earlier this year to participate in this segment.

Dec 07, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
SIP catches investors' fancy, garners over Rs 5,600 cr in October

SIP catches investors' fancy, garners over Rs 5,600 cr in October

The total funds garnered by fund houses through SIPs has reached to Rs 34,887 crore in the first seven months of the current fiscal.

Nov 29, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
Retail investors push equity MF inflow to Rs 16,000 crore in October

Retail investors push equity MF inflow to Rs 16,000 crore in October

According to the data with the Association of Mutual Funds in India (Amfi), equity funds, which also include equity-linked saving schemes (ELSS), saw net inflows of Rs 16,002 crore in October, compared to Rs 18,936 crore in the preceding month.

Nov 22, 2017, 15:21 PM IST
Sensex hits record high at 33,431, Nifty touches 10,400 for first time

Sensex hits record high at 33,431, Nifty touches 10,400 for first time

Also, eight core sectors growing to a six-month high of 5.2 per cent in September and positive leads from global market made investors bolder.

Nov 01, 2017, 09:48 AM IST
Mutual Funds bet most on government securities: ASSOCHAM

Mutual Funds bet most on government securities: ASSOCHAM

However, for securities with a three to six month maturity period, the Non-banking Finance Companies, (NBFCs), bank certificates of deposits and corporate bonds are among the favourite avenues for the MFs. 

Oct 08, 2017, 16:54 PM IST
Problem of plenty? FPIs, MFs chasing same stocks!

Problem of plenty? FPIs, MFs chasing same stocks!

Those worried about this "demand push rally" in these stocks include the market authorities, and several market participants are also of the view that the fundamentals and earnings will have to improve in the long term to justify continued high valuations.

Oct 08, 2017, 15:13 PM IST
Sebi issues new rules to categorise similar MF schemes

Sebi issues new rules to categorise similar MF schemes

Sebi asked mutual funds to ensure that schemes devised under the news norms should not result in duplication of other plans offered by them.

Oct 06, 2017, 19:57 PM IST