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Fixed Maturity Plans


Debt Funds: Are FMPs losing their lustre?

April 01, 2016 2:49 am

The government’s decision to move the short-term capital gain cut-offs to three years and cut the tax arbitrage that FMPs enjoyed have made these plans an unattractive option when compared to FDs

Mutual fund companies file 7 Fixed Maturity Plans with Sebi

September 22, 2013 12:34 pm

Mutual fund companies had filed documents for at least 24 NFOs with Sebi last month and another 10 in July.

Mutual funds: Investors must invest with 12-18 months timeline to beat volatility

August 30, 2013 7:18 pm

In the face of increasing volatility in the debt market,industry leaders have advised investors to keep a 12-18 months horizon in short-term and long-term debt funds for stable returns.

Investing: Mutual funds line up 26 Fixed Maturity Plans

August 25, 2013 11:47 am

Of these,16 draft offers have been filed in August so far,while the other 10 were filed in July.

Mutual fund: Fixed maturity plans may see higher inflows as bond yields surge

August 11, 2013 3:48 pm

The mutual fund industry is likely to see more inflows into fixed maturity plans (FMPs) in the near-term on the back of higher yield in government securities,driven by the recent liquidity tightening.

PF withdrawal is taxable if employed for less than 5 yrs

September 25, 2012 3:25 am

According to the Income Tax Act,1967,you cannot avoid tax on interest earned on bank deposits.

Mutual funds: Fixed maturity plans ideal when interest rates are volatile

July 17, 2012 12:30 am

Gold ETFs invest in physical gold and track the price of the yellow metal.

Growth fear to aid debt mutual funds

June 05, 2012 9:25 pm

Economic uncertainty would lead to debt-oriented MFs attracting higher fund flow,say experts.

Mutual fund assets rose 8%: Crisil

February 10, 2012 7:41 pm

MF industry's assets increased to Rs 6.59 tn in Jan,registering a rise of Rs 477 bn m-on-m.

FMPs gaining favour with investors: Experts

June 12, 2011 4:36 pm

Fund managers are also advising investors to keep an FMP in their portfolio.