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  • 27 Apr, 2015

    Equity MFs Add 25 L Accounts in 2014-15

    Equity mutual added 25 lakh investor ac­counts or portfolios in 2014-15, mainly on account of a sharp stock market rally and strong retail par­ticipation...

  • Big rise in deposits at year-end: RBI

    Banks have booked huge busi­ness in the run up to the close of financial year 2014-15, going by RBI data on the statement of po­sition of scheduled commercial banks...

  • 16 Apr, 2015

    Mid- & small-cap funds make a killing on soaring stocks in FY15

    Complimenting the strong run that mid- and small-cal stocks saw in financial year 2014-15, mutual fund schemes based on this theme have delivered solid returns to investors...

  • Now, Finance Ministry sings the full capital a/c convertibility tune

    India will have to move in the di­rection of full capital account convertibility in order to play a meaningful and responsible role in the global economy, Jayant Sinha, Minister of State for Finance, has said.

  • NSE to Include DVRs in Nifty from June

    Shares with differen­tial voting rights (DVRs) are like­ly to be included in the bench­mark index Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) from June, according to a source in the know.

  • PFRDA to take view on Bajpai panel report within a month

    Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) is likely to take a view on GN Bajpai panel report, that suggested investment into venture cap­ital, within a month, its chair­man Hemant Contractor has said.

  • Deflation Deepens, Rate Cut Hopes Rise

    India's wholesale inflation slipped deeper into the negative zone in March to touch a nine-year low, raising hopes of another rate cut soon after data showed consumer inflation also eased unexpectedly despite heavy rains causing an uptick in vegetable prices...

  • Cap on ATM Withdrawals a Policy Decision: RBI

    The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that putting a cap on the number of withdrawals by banking customers using their ATM cards without being charged, is a policy decision taken in public interest.

  • Overseas investment of India Inc down 59% in March

    Foreign direct investment made by In­dian industry in the overseas markets fell 59% to $2.27 bil­lion last month...

  • 15 Apr, 2015

    BlackRock Chief Urges CEOs to Stop Being Nice to Investors

    Laurence Fink letter to leaders tells them that steps like dividends and buybacks hurt the long-term value of cos...

  • VRL Logistics raises Rs.140 cr from anchor investors

    Karnataka's VRL Logistics has raised around Rs.140 crore from anchor investors ahead of its ini­tial public offering (IPO), which will remain open for subscription between April 15 and April 17. The anchor investors include DSP BlackRock.

  • Robust returns attract investors to equity MFs

    130 lakh investor accounts added in financial year 2014-15...

  • Sebi may allow depositories to distribute cash!

    To make it easier for in­vestors to get dividend and redemption payments on a fast-track basis, regulator Sebi is mulling allowing de­positories to distribute all se­curities markets related cash benefits...

  • India's growth to exceed China's in FY16, says IMF

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday projected the Indian economy to grow 7.5 per cent in 2015-16, more than China, owing to a rise in disposable income and a pick-up in investment due to recent policy reforms...

  • Roads, ports and waterways will add 2% to India's economy by 2016

    Nitin Gadkari, the man who leads the govern­ment charge against the United Progressive Alliance's land acquisition law, says the Centre will not budge on its pro­posed amendments. Edited excerpts of an interview:

  • BSE creating platform to attract more retail investors in govt bonds

    The exchange has moved from a single-product (equity) exchange till 2007 to expand into equity and currency derivatives, and interest rate futures. The aim is to offer investors more asset classes, according to managing director and chief executive Ash-ishkumar Chauhan...

  • SEBI allows Pune Stock Exchange to exit bourse biz

    According to Sebi, the PSE had complied with the regulator's conditions for exit and is therefore "a fit case to allow exit" from capital markets.

  • RBl may announce next rate cut on Twitter

    RBI has embarked on a new communication strategy using social media to directly reach out to the pub­lic. As part of the plan, the central bank has activated its Twitter handle @rbi_official and has said that it will upload on YouTube all its press con­ferences, interviews of top management and events such as town hall meetings. This is in addition to films aimed at fi­nancial literacy...

  • Govt to go ahead with tax demand on FIIs: FM

    Finance Minister Arun Jait-ley today said the govern­ment will press ahead with Rs 40,000-crore tax demand on foreign institutional investors as FIIs lost a case against levy of tax on capi­tal gains they made...

  • 14 Apr, 2015

    RBI steps up intervention to counter flows as rupee gains strength

    The top forecasters for rupee see the central bank stepping up intervention to counter inflows, as exporters say the currency's strength threatens profits.

  • Sebi unveils new method for share tendering, settlement

    Sebi on Monday unveiled a new mechanism for tender­ing and settlement of shares through stock exchanges that will make delisting, buy-back and takeover offers eas­ier...

  • Jaitley Going to US Today to Attend IMF-World Bank Meet

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will leave for the US on Tuesday night to attend the IMF-World Bank Spring meetings in Washington. RBI Governor RaghuramRajan and other senior officials of the finance min­istry and the Reserve Bank will participate in the meeting that is likely to focus on the steps needed to give a push to the global economy...

  • Mutual funds line up retirement plans

    Encouraged by tax incentives for investment in retirement schemes floated by mutual funds, several fund houses, including DSP BlackRock, have lined up plans to launch such products...

  • Eating out? Check the bill before you pay

    Next time you visit an air-con­ditioned restaurant, don't pay the bill without checking the service tax charge. If the figure is higher than 4.94 per cent, bring it to the notice of the manager...

  • Keen on raising fluids overseas via Rs -denominated bonds

    Indian Railway Finance Cor­poration (IRFC) has urged the government to allow it to increase borrowing target for the fund raised through tax-free bonds for the entire FY16, says managing director Rajiv Datt. Excerpts:

  • India to grow 8-10% for 15 yrs

    NITI Aayog vice chairman Ar-vind Panaga­riya on Mon­day said that the Indian economy is ex­pected to grow at 8-10% for the next 15 years, while the expansion may be higher in dollar terms....

  • 13 Apr, 2015

    MFs mark FY15 with Rs40,000 cr equity inflow; first in 6 years

    Mutual funds pumped in over Rs 40,000 crore in equity mar­kets in 2014-15, making it their first net inflow in six years for an entire fiscal. The inflows have been mainly on account of positive investorsentiment, helped by the government's re­forms agenda and improved fundamentals of the economy.

  • Funds Start Moving Towards a Shorter Exit Load Tenure

    Mutual fund houses are cutting the minimum period that investors need to hold a scheme to avoid paying a penalty on premature redemption. Sev­eral fund houses have lowered the exit load tenure in many of their equity schemes after a ma­jority of the industry have low­ered the upfront fee payouts to brokerages to 1 % from April 1.

  • You can redeem MF units online without having an online account

    How do you redeem your mutual fund (MF) units? Most of us fill out physical forms. We either give them to our distributors who go to the fund houses or registrar and transfer agent's offices, or we go there ourselves. But it's tedious to go physically. What if you forgot to take signatures or details that you are required to fill in the forms? That is one visit wasted and you have to go back again. All this effort can be saved by redeeming units online.

  • 'Rollover of MFs beyond 36 Months not Capital Gains'

    In a major relief to in­vestors, the roll lover of mutual fund Fixed Maturity Plans (FMP) beyond 36 months will not attract capital gains. A tax of 20% will be charged at the time of redemption of plans. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has issued the clarification with regards to taxation on rollover of FMPs beyond 36 months.

Industry Data (As on 31st March 2015) in Crores
Industry AUM 1,088,682
Industry Equity AUM 394,555
Industry Equity Gross Sales (for the month) 21,838
Industry Equity Net Sales (for the month) 10,361
Industry Fixed Income AUM 694,127
Industry Fixed Income Gross Sales (for the month) 1,081,020
Industry Fixed Income Net sales (for the month) -120,258
Source: AMFI

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