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How to plan for your wedding

FundsIndia Desk

Indian weddings are known for their lavishness. There’s light, there’s food, there’s song and dance. But the colour you see the most at any Indian wedding is gold. However, all…Continue Reading

“Consumption is relatively less risky in uncertain times”

Mutual Fund Research Desk

The consumption sector has been consistently delivering on the earnings growth front. With the growth drivers for the consumption theme already visible, it is relatively less risky in the times…Continue Reading

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What are the benefits of investing in mutual funds?

FundsIndia Desk

Investors are spoilt for choice when it comes to picking the best investment avenue – bank deposits, money market securities, shares, bonds, etc. Mutual Funds, owing to their well regulated…Continue Reading

FundsIndia explains: what to do when your scheme merges

Mutual Fund Research Desk

In the wake of SEBI’s recent proposal to categorise mutual funds and rationalise the number of funds there are, scheme mergers are inevitable. So what happens when a scheme you…Continue Reading

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What SEBI’s circular on scheme category definitions implies

Mutual Fund Research Desk

For all open-ended schemes, SEBI has issued a circular that defines the characteristics of each mutual fund category across equity, debt, and hybrid schemes. Following is the background leading up…Continue Reading

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What is a mutual fund and why should you invest in it?

FundsIndia Desk

These days, you’re constantly bombarded with messages every day asking you to invest your money. Be it your parents, your friends, or ads (like AMFI’s Mutual Funds Sahi Hai series) on…Continue Reading

Update: FundsIndia is getting a new look!

FundsIndia Desk

We are excited to announce the launch of the latest web experience of FundsIndia.com. Designed to make your experience smoother and more convenient, this new look is live for you…Continue Reading

FundsIndia Recommends: HDFC Medium Term Opportunities

Bhavana Acharya

Short on time? Listen to a brief overview of this week’s review. HDFC Medium Term Opportunities is a long-term debt fund. It earns its returns through interest accrued on the…Continue Reading

FundsIndia explains: Accrual and duration in debt funds

Mutual Fund Research Desk

If you read our articles that talk about debt funds, you would find a mention of the terms accrual or duration, or both. These terms are the strategies debt funds…Continue Reading

Mutual funds are betting big on the financial sector

Bhavana Acharya

Banking and financial services are the most favoured sectors for equity mutual funds, with both sectors seeing their share in equity fund AUM inching steadily higher. Data from SEBI show…Continue Reading