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As equity mutual funds' returns turn negative, debt outperforms
Fri, Apr 26, 2019     Source : Economic Times
Gains of 13% in the Sensex have not benefited equity fund investors, for whom returns in traditional debt funds investing in government bonds may have been higher.
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We remain constructive on mid-and small-caps: Taher Badshah of Invesco MF
Fri, Apr 26, 2019     Source : Business Standard
We think mid-and small-caps are best bought during periods of soft valuations, market uncertainty and investor indifference instead of in euphoria, says Badshah
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Exposure of over Rs 1,300 cr to IL&FS, Essel worries fixed maturity plans
Fri, Apr 26, 2019     Source : Business Standard
44 such plans are set to mature by June 2020
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Markets in honeymoon period, not looking at reality: Sundaram Mutual CEO
Thu, Apr 25, 2019     Source : Business Standard
A fractured mandate will not be initially welcomed by the market and can lead to higher volatility
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ITI AMC launches ITI Multi Cap Fund
Thu, Apr 25, 2019     Source : Economic Times
The scheme will be managed by George Heber Joseph and Pradeep Gokhale.
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All-equity investment too aggressive for investment horizon of 3-5 years
Thu, Apr 25, 2019     Source : Mint
I have monthly systematic investment plans (SIPs) of up to ?36,000 for the last two years— ?8,000 in DSP Tax Saver, ?7,000 in Franklin India Tax Shield, ?5,000 in ICICI Prudential Long Term Equity, ?5,500 ...
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You can register SIP or EMI e-mandate based on debit card, netbanking details
Thu, Apr 25, 2019     Source : Mint
Registering a mandate for recurring payments like systematic investment plans (SIPs) and equated monthly instalments (EMIs) will now be easier for customers of Kotak Mahindra Bank.
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How 3 mutual funds weathered the toxic-paper debt fund crisis
Wed, Apr 24, 2019     Source : Mint
In this time of reckoning for debt funds, where dubious choices by some fund houses are being questioned, we must also acknowledge the majority of the fund houses that sidestepped the Essel Group landmine....
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What Sebi can do to detoxify debt funds
Wed, Apr 24, 2019     Source : Mint
The recent issues concerning debt funds arising out of credit issues have stunned the common investor who never thought he could lose money in a “safe" product such as a fixed maturity plan (FMP).
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Three ADAG companies downgraded, Reliance Nippon AMC has highest debt exposure
Tue, Apr 23, 2019     Source : Mint
On 18th April, CARE Ratings downgraded Reliance Capital debt worth ?21,000 crore from CARE A+ to CARE A. On 19th April, Brickwork Ratings followed suit.
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Credit risk funds back on investors' radar as debt paper spreads widen
Tue, Apr 23, 2019     Source : Business Standard
The spreads differ depending on the sector and companies that issue the papers
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Mirae Asset launches its first equity focused mutual fund
Tue, Apr 23, 2019     Source : Mint
Mirae Asset Mutual Fund has launched its first open-ended equity focused fund, Mirae Asset Focused Fund.
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DHFL funds breach Sebi’s group exposure limits
Mon, Apr 22, 2019     Source : Mint
A key consequence of the debt market concerns surrounding groups like IL&FS, DHFL and Essel is that schemes exposed to these groups have seen significant outflows.
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Mutual fund investments: Sector funds not always a safe bet
Mon, Apr 22, 2019     Source : Mint
While looking at mutual fund investment options, you might think that it is an easier bet to just pick a well performing sector that has delivered double-digit returns.
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The better way out of a troubled fixed maturity plan for investors
Mon, Apr 22, 2019     Source : Mint
In the past few days, two fixed maturity plans (FMPs), from Kotak Mahindra Asset Management Co. Ltd and HDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd, have faced trouble due to their exposure to Essel Group’s debt papers....
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