Category Archives: Mutual Fund Facts

The Dance of the Market Cap Segments

top 10 sectors of large cap companies

Large cap stocks have seen the highest growth in terms of market cap, midcap stocks have remained more or less flat. There was a sharp decline of Rs. 1.2 lac crores in the market cap of small cap companies in the last 18months.

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Investing in SIP is a Marathon not a Sprint

SIP

Investors should consider the average holding period and not the start date of their investment to determine the holding tenure.

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Does a higher mutual fund AUM mean higher returns? Breaking the myth

Mutual Fund.

Different funds behave differently as they start becoming bigger. Whether the size expansion comes across as an opportunity or a limitation depends on various factors, including the fund manager’s expertise, the type of scheme, investment objective, market condition, cash holdings, liquidity, investment strategy, trading volumes, etc.

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Feel no guilt with gilt funds…

Gilt Funds

Before you jump the gun and put your money in gilt funds it’s time to assess the potential of gilt funds more closely.

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Has the popularity of mutual funds peaked already?

Mutual Funds

Trends suggest that attracting new investors during bear phases to mutual funds is still a tough job, as it’s been always. For inflows in equity mutual funds to be truly durable in nature, investors should turn more goal-oriented.

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Is Investing in Small Cap Funds Really Risky?

small cap stocks

While small cap stocks come with some risk, it does not mean that investors should avoid investing in them. Rather, smaller sized companies are the one’s which can give you higher than expected returns.

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