MF News

SEBI nudges fund houses to get more active on exercising voting rights
SEBI Chief U K Sinha has reportedly applauded active participation of fund houses in the recent merger of HDFC-Max Life insurance case.
by Nishant Patnaik Oct 12, 2016
SEBI nudges fund houses to reduce TER for retail investors
Just like fund houses had a low TER for institutional investors, U K Sinha has reportedly asked fund officials to reduce TER for the retail investors too.
by Nishant Patnaik Oct 10, 2016
BSE to offer ‘paperless SIP’ for mutual fund investors soon
The new feature would cut down SIP rejections and help investors start SIP faster.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 10, 2016
A Balasubramanian is the new AMFI Chairman
by Nishant Patnaik & Ravi Samalad Oct 7, 2016
‘Call yourself IFA or wealth manager only if you are a SEBI registered RIA’
Here are the key highlights of SEBI’s consultation paper on SEBI (Investment Advisers) Regulations, 2013.
by Nishant Patnaik Oct 7, 2016
One more player gets SEBI in-principle approval to float AMC
Fortune Financial Services & Fortune Credit Capital has received in-principle approval from SEBI to launch mutual fund business.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 4, 2016
Invest in gilt funds to gain from further rate cuts, say fund managers
Investors with a longer term horizon should consider investing in gilt funds, say fund managers.
by Team Cafemutual Oct 4, 2016
Interest rate cut in small saving schemes may help debt mutual funds
Experts say that people may gradually move to debt funds to seek attractive returns.
by Darshita Shah Oct 3, 2016
Over 50% of SIPs have been active for more than 5 years
Of the 1.09 crore SIP accounts, 56 lakh or 52% SIPs have been active for more than five years, shows AMFI data.
by Nishant Patnaik Oct 1, 2016
Look beyond MFs, diversify into AIF and PMS: SEBI to AMCs
Only a handful of AMCs are currently active in the AIF and PMS space.
by Ravi Samalad Oct 1, 2016
Online distribution platforms will boost direct plan sales but not impact advisors: U K Sinha
SEBI Chief U K Sinha believes that online distribution channels will not have a significant impact on traditional brick and mortar distributors.
by Nishant Patnaik Sep 30, 2016
Distributors brace up for commission disclosure
Experts say that distributors should inform their clients about this disclosure by communicating to them about the value they add.
by Ravi Samalad Sep 29, 2016
How will the commissions be calculated in CAS?
Any payments (other than commission) made in the form of gifts/rewards, trips, event sponsorships etc. to distributors will be apportioned and displayed at investor/scheme level.
by Ravi Samalad Sep 29, 2016
AIWMI forms an association of Alternative Investment Funds
This association aims to set standards and provide a voice for the emerging alternative investments sector in India.
by Team Cafemutual Sep 29, 2016
Commission disclosure will help increase transparency: U K Sinha
SEBI Chairman U K Sinha has reportedly asked fund houses to improve their disclosure standards.
by Nishant Patnaik Sep 28, 2016