Does Your Debt Mutual Fund Scheme Have Exposure To Debt Papers Of Yes Bank And Altico Capital?

Toxic debt papers have impacted the financial wellbeing of debt mutual fund investors. After the IL&FS default episode, many others such as DHFL, Reliance Media Works, Reliance Infrastructure, Essel Group, Amtek Auto and Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) were in news for financial distress and/or poor governance. The credit risk hasn’t reduced; in fact, now…

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September 17, 2019 | by

L&T Midcap Fund: Benefiting From Multibagger Ideas

Midcap and small caps have been the prime victims of the on-going turmoil in the Indian equity markets. Many midcap stocks witnessed sharp correction in their values in the last one and a half year. However, underperformance in the short-term is one of the key traits of midcaps and if chosen carefully, they can potentially…

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September 14, 2019 | by

Mirae Asset Large Cap Fund: Tiding Over The Market Gloom

The Indian economy is showing clear signs of a slowdown. This has in turn impacted the returns on equity investments, especially in the mid and small cap category. Large caps are better placed to handle economic shocks as these companies have strong business models and sustainable competitive advantage. These companies have the potential to grow…

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September 7, 2019 | by

SEBI Allows Mutual Funds To Be Part Of ICA Process. But Will It Help?

Market regulator SEBI has agreed to AMFI’s recommendation to allow asset management companies (AMCs) to join inter-creditor agreement (ICA). Mutual funds have had exposures to stressed assets of companies like DHFL and IL&FS. Since mutual funds are not in the business of lending, they didn’t have a proper framework to recover their dues. This has been…

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September 6, 2019 | by

Why You Should Not Ignore Worthy ‘Value Funds’ Now

In the stock market or equity investing, it is very common for investors to look at the ‘price’ instead of the ‘value’ the stock commands. The fact is, it’s important to pay the right price for the right stocks. This is precisely what the famous quote: “Price Is What You Pay, Value Is What You…

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September 4, 2019 | by

Kotak Standard Multi-cap Fund: Hitting The Bull’s Eye

Every sector behaves differently and undergoes series of outperformance and underperformance during varying economic phases and cycles. By focusing on certain sectors that are expected do well in the medium term, a fund can empower investor’s desire of achieving their goals. One such fund that aims to create long-term capital growth with focus on few…

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