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AAUM of MF industry increased by 4 per cent in the last quarter
The AAUM of the mutual fund industry witnessed a marginal increase of 3.75 per cent to Rs. 7, 00,538 crore during January-March 2011
by Team Cafemutual Apr 5, 2011
ICICI, Birla Sun Life and Kotak grow bigger in Jan-Mar 2011
HDFC MF, Reliance MF and Franklin Templeton record a fall in their assets under management during January-March 2011
by Team Cafemutual Apr 1, 2011
Kerala IFAs get together to form CIFFA
The group christened as CIFFA will be affiliated to IFA Galaxy Group of Chennai
by Team Cafemutual Mar 31, 2011
Fund houses say shifting to monthly trail payout a possibility
UTI Mutual Fund and Sundaram MF currently incentivize their distributors every month. More fund houses are likely to follow suit if demand from distributors persist
by Ravi Samalad Mar 30, 2011
IFAs nudge AMFI to drop commission disclosure clause
Citing practical difficulties in complying with the commission disclosure clause, a group of distributors have shot off an email to H N Sinor, CEO, AMFI
by Ravi Samalad Mar 30, 2011
AMC gets innovative to engage the IFAs
ICICI Prudential AMC arranged a cricket tournament for IFAs in Chennai
by Team Cafemutual Mar 27, 2011
UnionKBC and Indiabulls get ready to launch their products
After receiving SEBI approval this week, both UnionKBC and Indiabulls plan to launch with a mix of equity and fixed income products
by Pallabika Mar 24, 2011
AMCs to seek SEBI sanction for utilizing UID database
If SEBI gives the go ahead it may eliminate the need of KYC for mutual fund investments but it’s still a long road ahead
by Ravi Samalad Mar 24, 2011
SEBI asks AMCs to implement sales guidelines for national distributors
IFAs not likely to be a part of this compliance process
by Team Cafemutual Mar 23, 2011
No further KYD deadline extension
AMFI has directed AMCs to freeze brokerage payable post April 01, 2011 if their empanelled distributors are not KYD compliant
by Ravi Samalad Mar 23, 2011
IIFL plans to launch passive funds
India Infoline plans to enter the MF business with Index funds and ETFs; sees great long-term potential
by Pallabika Mar 22, 2011
How Mohini killed Bhasmasura and how you can do the same with inflation
Vijai Mantri, MD & CEO, Pramerica Mutual Fund uses mythology to explain the demon of inflation and how you could slay it with equities
by Vijai Mantri Mar 21, 2011
Distributors want to embed commission structure in application forms
Charging fee from investors continues to be a hotly debated issue. An interesting format was discussed at an IFA Galaxy meet in Trichy
by Ravi Samalad Mar 20, 2011
‘It’s important to get long term investors rather than just putting the money across and buying assets’
Ashu Suyash, Managing Director & Country Head, Fidelity MF says that the FMPs may not sustain the growth rate once DTC kicks in
by Ravi Samalad Mar 17, 2011
Short term and regular saving plans look more attractive
One year investment horizon in debt funds will help to lock in good returns says Chaitanya Pande - Head Fixed Income, ICICI Prudential MF
by Mustafa Jawadwala Mar 17, 2011