(As of 30 Apr, 2019)
The scheme seeks to invest in a diversified set of debt and money market securities with the aim of generating optimal returns over short term such that the Macaulay duration of the portfolio is between 1 year and 3 years.
(since 11 Mar, 2011)
This fund is been allocated in various sectors including some of the prominent ones that are widely accepted and are creating a value of trust.
National Highways Authority Of India
National Bank For Agriculture And Rural Development
Reliance Industries Limited
Indian Railway Finance Corporation Limited
Short Duration Mutual Funds usually have an investment horizon spanning about 1 – 3 years, with a scope to be extended to 4 years. Short Duration Mutual Funds are often accompanied by modest risks and non-volatile returns and theydo not even attract penalty on pre-mature withdrawals. These are usually beneficial for investors with lower risk appetite and offer greater post tax returns in comparison to other non-equitycounterparts of the same tenure.
This fund is rated 5 stars by Morning Star Ratings.
IDFC Asset Management Company Limited finds its roots back to 2000 when it was established and which has since gone on to become one of the largest fund houses in India (in terms of AUM). The IDFC Mutual Fund provides its services to institutional and retail investors and has developed a robust network to deliver consistent value to its investors across India. The IDFC Fund manages equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds for its clients and invests in public equity and fixed income markets of India. The firm obtains external research to complement its in- house research. IDFC Asset Management Company Limited operates as a subsidiary of IDFC Financial Holding Company Limited.