MF News

Did you know: the type of debt funds best suited to systematic transfer plans
by Source: Mint Nov 20, 2017
International investment opportunities for your clients
Here are the four investing opportunities for your clients who want to take exposure to international markets.
by Padmaja Choudhury Nov 19, 2017
IDFC MF, Aditya Birla Sun Life MF top CRISIL performance index
While equity schemes of Aditya Birla Sun Life MF & debt funds of IDFC MF topped the CRISIL performance index in the September quarter. Overall, IDFC MF led the CRISIL performance index across all categories in the September quarter.
by Team Cafemutual Nov 17, 2017
Kotak MF employees turn brand ambassadors in SIP campaign
Kotak Mutual Fund has launched a SIP campaign in which its fund managers and sales head will encourage people to invest in mutual funds through SIP.
by Team Cafemutual Nov 16, 2017
India will be home to 3.70 lakh dollar millionaires by 2022: Credit Suisse Report
Currently, there are 2.45 lakh millionaires in India, says the report.
by Team Cafemutual Nov 16, 2017
PMS assets excluding EPFO touch Rs.4.20 lakh crore in September
Portfolio managers witness 12% AUM growth in the first six months of FY 2017-2018 largely due to growth in assets of non-discretionary PMS.
by Team Cafemutual Nov 15, 2017
GST registered IFAs earning less than Rs.20 lakh can file “NIL” returns: GST helpline
A few compliance officials who have spoken to GST helpline officials told Cafemutual that mutual fund distributors having GST registration and earning less than Rs.20 lakhs, have an option to file NIL returns.
by Nishant Patnaik Nov 15, 2017
‘There are growing number of investors who wants to pay fees for financial advice’
In an e-mail interview, Vipin Khandelwal, a SEBI registered investment adviser and founder of Unovest, talks about his journey as an RIA.
by Padmaja Choudhury Nov 14, 2017
‘In mutual funds, fund managers have to maintain medium term performance’
In an email interview, Rajat Jain, CIO, Principal Mutual Fund shares his views on equity markets and scheme merger.
by Nishant Patnaik Nov 14, 2017
Should you recommend housing fund to your clients?
HDFC Mutual Fund will launch industry’s first housing focussed fund, HDFC Housing Opportunities Fund on Nov 16.
by Padmaja Choudhury Nov 13, 2017
‘In the era of direct plans, advisors need to offer a better value proposition’
In an e-mail interview with Cafemutual, Shyam Sekhar, Founder, iThought, a SEBI-registered investment advisory firm, talks about what it takes to be an RIA.
by Team Cafemutual Nov 13, 2017
Demonetisation has helped MF industry grow its assets by 45%: Finance Ministry
Overall, gross financial savings has increased by 48%.
by Team Cafemutual Nov 10, 2017
One of India’s largest MF distributors to go public
ICICI Securities is to launch its IPO soon.
by Team Cafemutual Nov 10, 2017
MF industry adds close to average of 59,000 folios per day in October
Overall, the industry has added 11 lakh folios last month of which 7 lakh were equity folios.
by Team Cafemutual Nov 9, 2017
Majority of fund houses witness profits in FY2016-17
Of 34-fund house, 26 AMCs have reported profits last fiscal.
by Padmaja Choudhury Nov 8, 2017