Why should you invest in Fixed Maturity Plans or FMPs

Last updated on January 23rd, 2019Best 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 …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Hybrid – Dynamic Asset Allocation

Last updated on January 21st, 20192018 was one of the most volatile years in recent time for investors. Despite having faced an unpredictable year, the following Hybrid funds have performed better than its benchmark in 2018. SBI Dynamic Asset Allocation Fund SBI Dynamic Asset Allocation Fund gave 7.96% return in one year while its benchmark …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: ELSS

Last updated on January 21st, 20192018 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 …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Multi Cap

Last updated on January 17th, 20192018 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 …

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Top 2 Performing Funds in 2018: Large and Midcap

Last updated on January 17th, 2019Large 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 …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Small Cap

Last updated on January 17th, 20192018 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 …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Mid Cap

Last updated on January 17th, 20192018 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 …

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Top 3 Performing Funds in 2018: Large Cap

Last updated on January 17th, 20192018 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. …

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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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ICICI Prudential Value Discovery Fund: Fund Review

Last updated on February 6th, 2019ICICI Prudential Value Discovery Fund is one of the top funds in its category. The fund gave 19.76% return since its inception in August 2004. The fund manager, Mr Mrinal Singh, follows a combination of absolute and relative valuation for picking stocks. Investors looking at investing in relatively cheaper companies …

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