Category: MF Data/News

Indian benchmark indices ended flat (-0.4% MoM) for the third consecutive month in Feb’19, as the street exercised caution amid a flurry of unsupportive domestic and global cues. Nevertheless, mutual fund investors appeared to be undeterred by market volatility, with the contribution of systematic investment plans (SIPs) hitting at a new high of INR81b in the month (+26% YoY and 2x in two years).
March 14, 2019, 11:19 a.m.

Net inflows into equity mutual funds declined by as much as 17% from a net inflow of Rs 6,158 cr. in January 2019. Balanced funds faced a higher net outflow of Rs 1,077 cr. in February 2019, versus an outflow of Rs 952 cr. in the month prior.
March 13, 2019, 11:29 a.m.

Inflows into Indian equity mutual funds in February were the smallest in more than two years as savers held back investments amid market volatility and uncertainty ahead of the general election starting.
March 13, 2019, 5:38 a.m.

Net inflows into equity mutual funds declined further by 7% from a net inflow of Rs 6,606 cr. in December 2018. Balanced funds faced a net outflow of Rs 952 cr. in January 2019, versus an inflow of Rs 45 cr. in the month prior.
Feb. 13, 2019, 2:40 p.m.

Equity AUM of domestic mutual funds (MF) bucked the trend of the previous two months, declining 1.6% MoM to INR8.3t in Jan’19 (increased by 4% in Nov’18 and 1.6% in Dec’18).
Feb. 13, 2019, 2:18 p.m.

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Feb. 6, 2019, 5:19 a.m.

Mutual fund houses made investment of over ₹7,000 crore in domestic equities in January, even as foreign investors pulled out a massive ₹5,200 crore.
Feb. 5, 2019, 11:41 a.m.

Mutual funds saved the value of institutional investments from shrinking last year even as overseas investors sold Indian equities, underscoring the extent to which domestic asset managers provided support to the Indian market.
Jan. 29, 2019, 10:36 a.m.

Indian equity markets saw a volatile session as indices increased considerably in the first half but still ended in the red. They had initially gained on positive global cues after U.S. and China progressed in their trade talks
Jan. 28, 2019, 10:36 a.m.

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Jan. 28, 2019, 6:40 a.m.