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Don’t stop your mutual fund SIPs, advise financial planners
Tue, May 26, 2020     Source : Economic Times
Many savers are faced with loss of income with uncertainty on when things will return to normal.
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Pharma emerges as most preferred sector among MFs
Tue, May 26, 2020     Source : Economic Times
Earnings downgrade in the sector is likely to be the lowest among all sectors.
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One wound-up Franklin scheme ‘erroneously’ sold ICICI debt
Tue, May 26, 2020     Source : Economic Times
The fund house said it has compensated the scheme for the erroneous trade.
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Domestic mutual funds increase ownership of Nifty companies in Q4
Tue, May 26, 2020     Source : Business Standard
Compared to the March quarter last year, the ownership is higher by 140 bps
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Credit risk funds will be back sooner than later: Amit Tripathi, Nippon India MF
Mon, May 25, 2020     Source : Economic Times
"Going forward, the environment will be even less sanguine. One will have to be careful for the next six months. Credit quality deterioration will be more pronounced in the unsecured space."
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Mutual funds still refuse to buy all but the safest debt
Sat, May 23, 2020     Source : Mint
Money managers in India have become so concerned about credit risk that even guarantees from policymakers for lower-rated debt is failing to entice them.
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Debt fund managers bet on shorter duration play to ride RBI easing
Sat, May 23, 2020     Source : Business Standard
Fund managers expect yields to remain elevated at the longer-end of the yield curve in light of government's borrowing plans
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Top mutual fund managers analyse RBI rate cut
Sat, May 23, 2020     Source : Economic Times
“It’s raining in summer already ! That’s the reaction to a surprise rate cut by RBI today where the repo rate was reduced by 40bp to 4% and reverse repo consequently is now at 3.35% (3.75% earlier)."
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Bharat Bond ETF: Edelweiss Mutual Fund to launch second tranche
Sat, May 23, 2020     Source : Mint
Edelweiss Asset Management on Friday announced the launch of the second tranche of Bharat Bond ETF in July with two new series after initial series in December last year.
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Birla MF stops inflow into two debt schemes to protect investor interest
Fri, May 22, 2020     Source : Business Line
The fund house will still honour redemptions in the two schemes
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AIFs may gain at the expense of MFs with market poised for shift in favour
Fri, May 22, 2020     Source : Business Standard
Unlike MFs, Category-I and II AIFs have a closed-ended structure and are not exposed to the risk of sudden redemptions
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Sebi's exchange exit option and what it means for Franklin Templeton investors
Fri, May 22, 2020     Source : Mint
For investors in Franklin Templeton's funds, being allowed an exit via the stock exchanges is a definite relief as it would prevent money being locked away but on the downside the plan could entail a hairc...
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Nearly one-tenth of top mutual fund assets come from related distributors
Thu, May 21, 2020     Source : Business Standard
Associated distributors have proved stickier during recent troubled times for MFs
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Sebi gives exit option to Franklin Templeton's mutual fund investors
Thu, May 21, 2020     Source : Business Standard
Experts say Sebi's move could also help in creating a market, where investors can get some access to liquidity even in stressed debt portfolios
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Will the new Sebi mandate make credit risk funds safer?
Thu, May 21, 2020     Source : Economic Times
The market regulator Sebi has given the option of investing 15% extra in government bonds to certain debt mutual funds for the next three months to make them safer in the current market scenario.
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