Why should you invest in Fixed Maturity Plans or FMPs

Best time to invest in Fixed Maturity Plans (FMP) is here. First, what is an FMP? FMPs are close-ended funds where maturity can range from 3 Months to a 3 years period. So a 3-year FMP, just like a Fixed Deposit, on maturity will end and the customer bank account will be credited with the …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: ELSS

2018 was one of the most volatile years in recent time for investors. Despite having faced an unpredictable year, the following ELSS funds have performed better than its benchmark in 2018. Canara Robeco Equity Tax Saver Fund Canara Robeco Equity Tax Saver Fund gave 2.70% return in one year while its benchmark gave a negative …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Multi Cap

2018 was one of the most volatile years in recent time for investors. Despite having faced an unpredictable year, the following small-cap funds have performed better than its benchmark in 2018. Axis Multicap Fund Axis Multicap Fund gave a return of 5.79% in one year while its benchmark gave a negative return of 5.3%. The …

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Top 2 Performing Funds in 2018: Large and Midcap

Large and Midcap was one of the new categories that has been recently introduced after SEBI re-categorization. Despite being a new player in the market, few funds in the category have managed to beat the benchmark’s performance. The following large and midcap funds have performed well in the market. Sundaram Large and Mid Cap Fund …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Small Cap

2018 was one of the most volatile years in recent time for investors. Despite having faced an unpredictable year, the following small-cap funds have performed better than its benchmark in 2018. Axis Small Cap Fund Though Axis Small Cap Fund gave negative 10.61% return in one year it managed to outperform its benchmark, which gave …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Mid Cap

2018 was one of the most volatile years in recent time for investors. Despite having faced an unpredictable year, the following mid-cap funds have performed better than its benchmark in 2018. Axis Midcap Fund Axis Midcap Fund gave 0.29% return in one year while its benchmark gave a negative return of 16.8%. This fund has …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Large Cap

2018 was one of the most volatile years in recent time for investors. Despite having faced an unpredictable year, the following large-cap funds have performed better than its benchmark in 2018. Axis Bluechip Fund Axis Bluechip Fund gave 5.59% return in one year while its benchmark gave only 2.1% return. This fund has managed to …

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Major Changes in the Mutual Fund Industry in 2018

2018 has been and will be one of the important years in the mutual fund industry. This year has seen major changes like structural changes, more transparency through disclosures, rationalization and categorization for better investor understanding and long-term taxation on equities. Every change in the industry outdoes one another. Through these changes SEBI ultimately wants …

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Top Performing Funds of 2018

The Sensex return this year is 6.97% and Nifty gave a 4% return. The NSE Midcap and NSE Small cap have fallen by 11.25% and 14.31% respectively this year. The rupee depreciated 8.68%. Crude prices increased and fell drastically in this year. Despite being a bad year, few funds have performed well in their category. …

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