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Mutual Funds

Equity-oriented funds drive MF assets to record high in 2021 at Rs 37.7 lakh cr : Report

Jan 13, 2022 Press Trust of India

The net incremental inflow of Rs 6.70 lakh crore in 2021 is also a record over the previous peak of Rs 4.80 lakh crore in 2017, and Rs 4.5 lakh crore in 2020.

SIP Preferred Mode Of Investing in Equity MFs: Amfi

Jan 12, 2022 Kundan Kishore

Systematic investment plan (SIP) is the preferred mode of investing in equity mutual funds (MFs), shows data from Amfi. Of the total 4.91 crore SIP accounts, 85 per cent, or more than 4 crore, are in equity MFs.

India's First Silver ETF To Hit The Market Today. Should You Buy?

ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund is all set to roll out India’s first Silver Exchange Traded Fund (ETF), ICICI Prudential Silver ETF, on January 5, 2022. Here’s all you need to know about the scheme.

MFs, Equities Ride The Digital Wave

Jan 01, 2022 Kundan Kishore

Many new digital initiatives have emerged and existing processes have been optimised in mutual funds and stock broking. Here is a round-up of how digitalisation in financial services changed the investment dynamics in 2021.

Yearender 2021: Seven Big Sebi Changes That Affect Mutual Fund Investors

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) keeps coming with a new set of rules and regulation to strengthen the system to make it fairer and more transparent for investors. Here is roundup of what all new regulation and changes come in to existence in year 2021.

25 December, 2021

How Are Stock Market Gains Taxed And How To Declare Them In Your ITR?

Meghna Maiti

Remember to declare the trading gains made on the stock market while filling your income tax return (ITR). Choose the ITR form accordingly.

25 December, 2021

HSBC Mutual Fund To Acquire L&T MF: What This Means For Investors

Kundan Kishore

HSBC Mutual Fund will acquire an ownership stake of L&T Finance Holding’s mutual fund arm that manages L&T Mutual Fund. Any changes in fund management or schemes will happen only after the deal gets regulatory approval.

22 December, 2021

Investments For Minors: Give Your Kids The Gift Of Investments This Christmas

Shaily Shah

This Christmas, fill your children’s stockings with love and lessons on the difference between need and greed, how to save or invest for long-term and short-term goals.

20 December, 2021

Aditya Birla Sun Life Corporate Bond Fund


Given their focus on quality and liquidity, analysts tend to undertake an in-depth evaluation of the management, corporate governance practices, financial standing of the issuers, liquidity, and risk.

12 December, 2021

Mutual Funds: Sebi Extends Deadline For Risk Management Framework Till April 2022


As per the rules, trustees and Asset Management Companies (AMCs) will have to ensure that the assets and liabilities of each scheme are segregated and ring-fenced.

11 December, 2021

Sebi introduces investor charters for MFs, PMS and assigns new rights to investors

Outlook Money Team

As per the new Sebi’s investor charter for mutual funds, investors have been assigned rights and responsibilities. A previous Sebi circular required mutual funds to update investor complaint data within 2 months of the close of each financial year.


10 December, 2021

Equity MFs, SIPs See Big Jump In Inflows In November

Kundan Kishore

Equity-oriented mutual fund schemes saw net inflows double to over Rs 11,614.73 crore in November against Rs 5,214.87 crore in October. SIPs saw highest ever inflows.

09 December, 2021

Decline In Returns From Debt Funds; What Should An Existing Investor Do?

Anshul Gupta

Debt funds do have a great degree of long term stability and more consistent returns than other investments like mutual funds exposed to stocks, there is still a degree of play associated with them.

04 December, 2021

Maximum Number Of Mutual Fund Investors Earn Less Than Rs 5 lakh. What’s The Secret?

Pushpita Dey

Recent data shows that individuals having an annual income of Rs 5 lakh or less contribute more than 70 per cent of individual MF investments, but higher-income groups have a higher share of AUM.

24 November, 2021

Nippon India Taiwan NFO Reviews: Should You Invest In It Or Not?

Kundan Kishore

Nippon India Taiwan NFO by Nippon Mutual Fund will invest in new technology trends based in Taiwan. The offer is open for subscription till 6 December 2021. The fund will follow a multi-cap investment strategy.

22 November, 2021

What Is MFU Box And How Does It Help Investors?

Pushpita Dey

MFU Box launched by MF Utilities aims to provide user-defined trend analytics, transactional analysis to help investors get a better understanding of their MF investments.

17 November, 2021

Should You Invest In PGIM India Global Select Real Estate Securities FoF?

Kundan Kishore

PGIM India Mutual Fund has rolled out PGIM India Global Select Real Estate Securities Fund of Fund with an opportunity for Indian investors to invest in global real estate with low ticket size. The new fund offer (NFO) will close on November 29, 2021.


07 November, 2021

Equity MFs Attract Rs 40,000 Crore In Sep Quarter. Check What Analysts Say

Outlook Business Team

As per the data, the equity category witnessed flows to the tune of Rs 39,927 crore in the September quarter, as compared to an inflow of Rs 19,508 crore in the June quarter.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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