Mutual Funds

Mutual Funds

Determinants of Mutual Fund Performance

Apart from market gains and management skills of the fund manager being the obvious factors affecting the performance of a mutual fund, there are several other factors which determine the same. A mutual fund is an investment portfolio which is…

Mutual Funds

Fund Review: SBI Bluechip Fund

NAV: Rs. 20,395 crores (As on 19/2/2019) Exit Load: 1% for redemption within 365 days P/E Ratio: 22.92 Expense Ratio: 1.96% Turnover: 76% The SBI Bluechip Fund is an open-ended, equity mutual fund that primarily invests in equity and equity…

Mutual Funds

Fund Review: Mirae Asset Emerging Bluechip Fund

NAV: Rs. 6,444 crore (As on 28/2/2019) Exit Load: 1% for redemption within 365 days P/E Ratio: 19.45 Expense Ratio: 1.96% Turnover: 78% The Mirae Asset Emerging Bluechip Fund is an open-ended, equity mutual fund that seeks to provide its…

Mutual Funds

Fund Review: L&T Midcap Fund

The L&T Midcap Fund was launch on January 1st, 2013 by the L&T Mutual Fund House. The L&T Midcap Fund is an open-ended, actively managed equity mutual fund that takes a large exposure to mid-cap company stocks. The fund seeks…

Mutual Funds

Best Debt Funds

Debt Funds invest primarily in debt instruments to provide the investor with regular interest income, liquidity, and good capital protection. Here is a list of five of the best Debt Mutual Funds on the market.   Reliance Gilt Securities Fund…

Mutual Funds, SIP

Best SIPs to Invest

A Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) is considered one of the best ways to invest in Mutual Funds, as it debits a predetermined amount from your bank account towards a Mutual Fund of your choice. SIPs provide investors with the benefit…

Mutual Funds

Best Hybrid Funds in 2019

Hybrid Funds are a type of mutual fund that invests both in equity and debt in varying proportions. These funds use various combinations of debt and equity to provide investors with a regular income from their investments while mitigating risks….

Investments, Mutual Funds

How to Evaluate a Mutual Fund

One of the common mistakes new investors make is trying to gauge the performance of the mutual fund by looking at its past performance. This method can be used to evaluate other investment vehicles but is not a good indicator…

Mutual Funds, Top Mutual Funds

Best ELSS Funds 2019

Equity Linked Saving Schemes (ELSS) are equity mutual funds that provide investors with tax benefits under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act, 1961. ELSS are diversified equity mutual funds that are required to allocate 80% of their assets towards…

Mutual Funds

SEBI’s Categories for Hybrid Funds

Hybrid Funds are a type of Mutual Fund that invest in both equity and debt to provide investors capital appreciation and regular income. The Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has made seven categories for Hybrid Funds. Hybrid Funds have…