ICICI Prudential Mutual fund fact sheet

ICICI Prudential mutual fund is India’s largest mutual fund company in India. It is a joint venture between ICICI Bank and Prudential Plc of UK. ICICI Bank is one of the most venerable financial institutions in India.  ICICI prudential mutual fund was set up in 1993 and offers schemes across the spectrum like debt funds, equity funds, diversified funds.

What does ICICI Pru Mutual Fund factsheet tell you

ICICI Pru Mutual Fund fact sheet tells you the

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Lumpsum Mutual Fund or Fixed Deposit which is better

Today I am going to discuss one of the tricky problems we encounter while talking to a lot of investors. The problem can be paraphrased as,” I have Rs 10 lacs should I invest in the Fixed deposit or invest Lumpsum put in mutual funds.”
I have discussed a similar problem on whether to invest your funds in Lumpsum or SIP in this popular Quora question click below to read the detailed answer

ELSS vs Mutual Fund: Comparison, Differences, Review

ELSS and Mutual funds are similar in nature but serve a completely different purpose to investors. In this post, we discuss ELSS vs mutual funds difference, comparison and review.

Equity Linked Savings Scheme (ELSS)

Equity Linked Saving scheme (ELSS) are open-ended equity mutual fund scheme with the benefit of taxation under Income tax section 80C. The investment made in ELSS are tax exempted up to Rs 150000 under section 80C. These are diversified equity fund suitable for investors

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Mutual Fund Versus Index funds

Index funds or Index mutual funds are essentially mutual funds in which investments are made in stocks which track a particular index in the stock market. An index like Nifty 50 or BSE 100. So in a way, they replicate underlying Index.  To know more about index funds review our detailed post on Index funds.

Differences Between Mutual Funds and Index Funds.

  1. Index funds can generally come in two forms Index mutual funds or ETFs
  2. Index mutual

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What are Index Funds: meaning, advantages, review, Taxation

Index funds are mutual funds in which investment are made in the stocks of Index they track such as Nifty, Sensex according to its composition and weightage of the index. In this blog, we review about what are index funds, their advantages, disadvantages, taxation benefits and performance.

Index funds are basically the replicas of stock indices they track. These are low-cost investment option and its easy to track its performance by its index. Index Funds are

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What are Balanced Mutual Funds : Meaning, Review, Performance, Taxation

Balanced Funds are the category of mutual fund which invests all its asset in a mix of equity and debt. The fund is also known as the Hybrid fund. The fund is designed to provide investors safety from volatility, give steady income, and modest capital appreciation. The fund generally follows the investment objective closely on investment types. In this post, we checkout the balanced funds meaning, review, performance, taxation and investment philosophy.

There are two categories of

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What if I invested in SBI Bluechip 5 years ago

This post is part of  #WhatIfIInvested series where through simple graphs we try to understand what would have you happened if you invested in a particular mutual fund or a share or an asset class 5 years ago.

Today we look at SBI Bluechip Mutual Fund which is one of the premier funds in the large-cap category. It has been rated 5 stars consistently by crisil and value research. The fund manager for the fund is

What if

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Balanced fund vs Equity Fund: Review, Differences, Comparison

Balanced fund vs equity fund reviews the difference, similarities, advantages and dis-advantages of both types of funds.

Balanced Funds

Balanced Funds are the category of mutual funds which invests in a mix of stocks and bonds. The fund is also known as the hybrid fund. The fund is designed to provide investors with modest capital appreciation and provide safety from volatility.

The fund is divided into two categories, one is equity oriented and another one is debt oriented(actually

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ETF vs Mutual Funds: Review, Difference, Performance

ETF vs Mutual Fund is one of the top question in every investor’s mind. We review the difference, performance and investment methodology of both in this blog post.

Mutual funds and ETFs are very different products but there are similarities with mutual funds. But lately, ETFs are grabbing attentions from mutual fund investors due to its many unique features like can be traded like a common stock, very low fees and other useful applications of the

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