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45% equity mutual fund schemes underperform their benchmark in five years
The value-oriented category was the worst performer, with 67% schemes underperforming their benchmark.
The Economic Times
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For Safe and Risk Free investment
I have a few Funds for SIP
1) DSP Nifty 50 (or Nifty Next50) index direct growth fund
2) Mirae Asset Opportunity growth direct fund
3) Mirae Asset midcap growth direct fund
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Wealthy Investors Queue Up For This India Portfolio Manager Amid Volatility
Here’s how India’s top 50 portfolio managers fared in August.
BloombergQuint
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Returns from PMS, AIFs tell only half the story, thanks to poor disclosure
Standardized, comprehensive performance disclosures are a fundamental necessity
https://www.livemint.com
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Q. Are index funds better than Mutual Funds? Specifically for India. Any views?

Read somewhere recently that in US 48% of total investments in MFs are in index funds.
Views welcome. TIA. @tipupahan @alpha @ygtrader
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Five situations when SIPs can harm your portfolio
It’s important to assess when to stop, pause, switch or reduce your SIP allocation.If a fund is performing poorly, stop an SIP into it. But remember to start switch to another SIP in a better performing scheme
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Is your mutual fund buying or selling stocks too much?
If the portfolio turnover is greater than 100%, that typically means that the manager has churned the portfolio once over, completely.A high turnover is not necessarily bad, but a consistently high turnover is not desirable unless the inherent strategy of the scheme calls for a high churn
https://www.livemint.com
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