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MF folio count jumps by 1.6 cr in FY18 to record 7 cr

Apr 30 2018

Mutual fund (MF) houses have registered an addition of 1.6 crore investor accounts in 2017-18, taking the total tally to over 7 crore.

NSE launches e-Gsec platform for investment in govt securities

Apr 24 2018

NSE announced the launch of its e-Gsec platform which will allow retail investors to invest in government securities and hold them in existing demat accounts.

Big bet on SIPs: MFs garner over Rs 67,000-cr in FY18

Apr 16 2018

Retail investors are preferring SIP option for investing in mutual funds, with the industry garnering around Rs 67,190 crore through this route in 2017-18.

Sebi to link retail investors exposure to derivatives with income

Mar 14 2018

Sebi is considering linking retail investors' exposure to derivatives with their income, a move aimed at preventing them from taking positions in risky instruments.

MF houses approach Sebi with 18 new schemes in over 1 month

Feb 08 2018

With MFs gaining traction among retail investors, AMCs have filed draft documents with Sebi seeking approval to launch as many as 18 new schemes in this year.

Over 66 lakh new investors added in MFs in Apr-Sep period

Oct 23 2017

The number of folios has grown by over 66 lakh in the first six months of the current fiscal.

Ackman reaches out to ADP retail investors, softens image

Oct 11 2017

Billionaire investor William Ackman took his fight for board seats at Automatic Data Processing Inc to retail investors in an unusually public format.

MF's AUM rises 7% to Rs 19.5 lakh cr in Apr-Jun qtr

Jul 04 2017

Mutual fund industry's asset base rose 7 per cent to all time high of about Rs 19.5 lakh crore at the end of June quarter.

MF industry assets grow 35% to record Rs 18.3 lakh cr in FY17

Apr 05 2017

The asset base of mutual fund industry in India surged 35% to all-time high of Rs 18.3 lakh crore in 2016-17, driven by growing participation from retail investors.

Mutual funds invest over Rs 2,000-cr in stocks in Feb

Mar 05 2017

According to the data released by Sebi, mutual fund managers invested a net sum of Rs 2,040 crore last month.

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