Here’s Why June Was a Let-Down for Mutual Funds

This year, while the epidemic wildfire continues to claim lives, we’ve witnessed the debt debacle and equity volatility combined with the global economic growth crisis and trade wars; a Pandora’s Box. In the recent AMFI data released, the Average Asset Under Management for the monthly shows a slight uptick, but on a quarterly basis it…

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July 14, 2020 | by

SBI Equity Hybrid Fund: Balancing Growth and Stability

Aggressive hybrid funds offer the benefit of diversification across equity and debt. With predominant allocation to equities, these funds can push up your overall returns during euphoric market phases. On the other hand, significant allocation to debt can, to an extent, protect you from the extreme adversities of the equity markets. Thus aggressive hybrid funds…

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July 10, 2020 | by

Should You Buy Gold at an All-Time High?

Gold is making a solid comeback, proving it’s still the most important asset to own in the portfolio. The price of gold reached an all-time high, despite the slump in physical gold demand due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Gold indices have crossed Rs 48,000 per 10 gm to inch up towards Rs 50,000 because it’s an…

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July 6, 2020 | by

Should You Consider HSBC Focused Equity Fund Now?

HSBC Mutual Fund launches HSBC Focused Equity Fund (HFEF) an open-ended equity scheme that will invest in only 30 stocks across market cap. As per SEBI regulations, a focused fund is not allowed to hold more than 30 stocks and invest a minimum of 65% of its assets in equity and equity-related instruments, which exactly what…

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July 2, 2020 | by

Is It The Right Time to Invest in Banking Sector Funds?

Banking sector funds are a type of sectoral mutual fund that invests primarily in banking and financial service companies. Being a sectoral fund, it will invest 80% of its total assets in equity & equity related instruments of banks and financial instruments. The Indian banking system consists of 27 public sector banks, 26 private sector…

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June 29, 2020 | by

Invesco India Growth Opportunities Fund: Aiming To Perform Consistently Across All Market Conditions

Market ups and downs are an integral part of equity investment. Some funds, however, efficiently manage their portfolio regardless of market movement to reward their investors with superior risk-adjusted returns. Such funds have the potential to benefit from market rallies and limit the downside during market downturns, thus helping to create long-term wealth. Investing in…

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June 26, 2020 | by

After Having Burnt Fingers Are Debt Fund Managers Turning Wise? Know here…

Debt funds predominantly invest in fixed income securities such as bonds, corporate debentures, Government securities, and money market instruments with the objective to provide steady and regular income. Debt mutual funds are less riskier funds than equity funds. Note that, less risk is not the same as “risk-free/safe…” Unfortunately, debt mutual funds were presumed to…

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June 20, 2020 | by