MF News

How to determine if the market is overvalued?
An important parameter to determine this is the ‘Market capitalisation to GDP’ ratio.
by Rosevina Gonsalves Oct 20, 2017
84% of equity assets are held by individual investors
Of the total Rs. 5.88 lakh crore equity assets, individual investors held Rs.4.93 lakh crore in equity funds as on September 2017.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 20, 2017
HDFC MF has the highest retail AUM
Fund houses such as DSP BlackRock, Kotak Mahindra and Aditya Birla Sun Life recorded highest growth in retail AUM in terms of percentage from September 2016 to September 2017.
by Padmaja Choudhury Oct 20, 2017
26% of equity inflows in the last six months was in arbitrage funds
Of the total equity inflows of Rs.76,000 crore in April-September 2017, close to Rs.19,600 crore was in arbitrage funds.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 17, 2017
‘Indian MF industry is the most transparent’
A Morningstar report found that India was the only country that disclosed fund manager’s remuneration.
by Rosevina Gonsalves Oct 16, 2017
‘Incremental investments should come from SIP/STP not lump sum’
We caught up with Swati Kulkarni, EVP and Fund Manager, UTI MF who has been managing India’s first market linked diversified equity fund UTI Mastershare Unit. The fund has recently turned 31.
by Nishant Patnaik Oct 16, 2017
Life insurance industry collects Rs.92,000 crore in just six months
The new business premium of life insurers grew by 20% in April-September 2017 while that of LIC grew at 24%.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 13, 2017
Maharashtra holds 37% of total equity AUM
The state has equity assets of Rs.3.17 lakh crore as on September 2017.
by Rosevina Gonsalves Oct 13, 2017
23% of mutual fund AUM is retail
Of the 20.40 lakh crore AUM, retail AUM in mutual funds was at Rs.4.69 lakh crore in September 2017.
by Padmaja Choudhury Oct 13, 2017
Will fund managers change equity portfolios to comply with SEBI norms?
While many fund managers say their definition of large cap, mid cap and small cap is in the line with SEBI, a few fund houses admit they will have to incorporate changes to their portfolios to comply with the latest norms.
by Padmaja Choudhury Oct 13, 2017
SIPs inflows at all time high
The mutual fund industry received an average monthly inflow of Rs.5,223 crore through SIPs between July and September 2017.
by Padmaja Choudhury Oct 13, 2017
Reliance MF to expand its distribution network by opening 500 branches offices
Currently, the fund house has 177 branch offices across the country.
by Padmaja Choudhury and Nishant Patnaik Oct 13, 2017
MF industry average AUM reaches Rs.21.50 lakh crore in September
The average AUM increased from Rs.19.92 lakh crore in June 2017 to Rs.21.45 lakh crore in September, a growth of 8% in a quarter.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 12, 2017
This Dhanteras, gold bonds could be the smarter choice for your clients
The government has recently issued the units of Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme (SGBS) 2017-18 - Series III to cash in on the festive fever.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 12, 2017
6% distributors earn more than Rs.20 lakh annually
Of the 46,285 active distributors, 2,865 distributors earn gross commission of over Rs.20 lakh in a year.
by Nishant Patnaik Oct 11, 2017