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On September 3, India Ratings and Research downgraded Altico Capital India Limited's Long-Term Issuer Rating to 'IND A+' from 'IND AA-.

Most mutual fund schemes failed to offer meaningful returns to investors in the last 18 months.

There are 44 AMCs in the industry and the smallest AMCs also have certain AUM, which means investors do bet on their schemes.

If markets crash, then SIPs done during that low phase will lead to a big boost for returns.

Retail investors keep faith in SIP despite market fall

A large part of these fund infusions has come from retail investors providing the market with a much-needed cushion to tide over selling by foreign funds

​It has now been over a year since the scheme re-categorisation exercise was carried out by mutual funds.

Mid- and small-cap shares have tumbled 50-70 per cent on an average so far in 2019.

Ganesh ji’s big brain suggests that its best to start investing when the markets are low.

Many mutual fund managers believe that time is ripe to invest in mid cap and small cap mutual fund schemes.

‘Have 5-10% of portfolio in sovereign gold bonds to tide over uncertainty’

Financial planners recommend gold due to its low correlation with traditional asset class.

Mutual fund industry officials said the sell-off in the stock market, which eased share valuations, prompted investors to put in money into the schemes.

A bleak economic scenario coupled with countess stark data points have severely impaired the sentiment in the stock market.

According to Sebi, small cap mutual fund schemes must invest at least 65% of their corpus in small companies.

According to Sebi norms, mid cap mutual funds must invest at least 65% of their corpus in mid-sized or mid cap companies.

Large cap mutual funds

Large cap mutual fund schemes have a mandate to invest at least 80% of the corpus in top 100 companies by market capitalisation.

SIPs in some mutual fund schemes failed to create any wealth even after five years.

We are so passionate about tax saving that our investments start and end with Section 80 C.

In some cases, Sebi has resorted to further legal proceedings, depending on the gravity of the violation.

Multiple NBFCs will have to repay a total of Rs 34,868.77 crore this month, Prime Database statistics showed.

Equity Linked Saving Scheme (ELSS)

ELSS funds are considered ideal for new investors to start their investments in equity mutual funds.

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