Tools to boost SIP returns
SIPs have disappointed in past 3-5 years. Can investors or fund managers tweak their strategy to improve returns from monthly investments?
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Are rich investors deserting mutual funds?
Rich investors are reconsidering their investments in mutual funds and asking around whether it makes sense for them to shift their investments to portfolio management services or PMS.
New Sebi multi cap norms revive interest in large & mid cap schemes
Large & mid cap mutual fund category was the first victim of Sebi’s strict categorisation norms that were introduced three years ago. Many mutual fund advisors struggled to explain the large & mid cap category, mandated to invest 35% each in large cap and mid cap stocks.
Should you switch from multi cap to large & mid cap funds?
ETMutualFunds.com regularly asks mutual fund advisors and financial planners every week for a list of frequently asked queries by their clients. This week we spoke to Subir Jha, Founder, BuckSpeak, a financial planning firm, based in Hyderabad.
New norms will make multi cap funds riskier, but they may also offer higher returns
According to the new norms, a multi cap scheme will have to invest a minimum of 75% of their total assets in the equity and equity-related instruments.
'Sebi is right on multi-cap funds'
Multi-cap funds gained currency with investors out of disillusionment with mid-cap and small-cap funds, which they have realised can be stomach-churning volatile.
‘Sebi move is positive for stock markets, mutual fund investors’
Mutual funds must comply with the Sebi directive on portfolio composition of multi cap funds by January 2021. The change could lead to an estimated outflow of Rs 40,600 crore from large cap stocks to mid-caps (Rs 12,900 crore) and small caps (Rs 27,700 crore).
Should you stop your SIP in multi cap mutual funds?
Some mutual fund advisors are indeed asking their clients to hold on to their investments or suggesting other mutual fund categories for regular investments.
'Policy reforms need to avoid lasting impact of pandemic on economic growth'
It is in a crisis situation that the best lessons are learnt. The Covid-19 pandemic has exposed the fragilities of the strongest of the economies and in the bargain,
The great multicap rejig; what should you do?
Do not take any immediate decision - to exit/reduce/switch - on your multi-cap funds. It is better to wait for more clarity on how each fund house is planning to handle this transition and then decide on a case to case basis.
Govt-owned companies biggest wealth destroyers in the last six years: Mutual fund veterans
State-run enterprises have been the biggest wealth destructors in the last six years despite operating in monopolistic or oligopolistic setups, asset managers said on Monday.
Multi-cap MFs can choose method to meet obligatory buy norms: Sebi
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) clarified late on Sunday that mutual funds are free to choose the way by which they want to comply with the revised investment rules for multi-cap funds such as merger or conversion to a different scheme.
Bond market to stay volatile, fund managers caution debt MF investors
The 10-year bond yield has been volatile in the last couple of weeks. The sharp uptick in the yields in the last week of August led to a dip in debt mutual fund NAVs. The yields have started hardening once again after a small respite in the first week of September.