Tag: Direct mutual funds

What are focused funds? Why should one invest in focused funds?

There is an interesting argument in favour of focused funds and also against focused funds. A focused fund, as the name suggests, is a mutual fund with a larger focus on specific themes. These themes could be broad stories like consumption, commodities, rate sensitivity, technology enablement, FinTech etc. The argument in favour of Focused Funds

SYSTEMATIC INVESTMENT PLAN (SIP)

SIP is gaining popularity among investors recently.  SIP is an investment plan wherein one could invest a fixed amount in a mutual fund scheme periodically at regular intervals (weekly, fortnightly or monthly).  It is just like a recurring deposit where you deposit a fixed amount every month.   The SIP installment amount could be as