July 2019: These Mutual Fund Schemes saw Maximum Investments on Paytm Money
The month of July saw equity markets in India undergo a sharp correction while the debt market saw a good rally. This was due to the effects of budget announcements, muted corporate earnings growth etc. Small cap equity funds continue to see highest investments on our app.
It is good to see that investors continue making investment decisions based on long term performance of the schemes in this category, even though their short term returns are poor. Investors should also keep in mind that debt categories such as Gilt should be looked with at least a 3 year investment horizon.
Mutual Fund Schemes seeing maximum number of investments across categories:
- HDFC Small Cap Fund Direct-Growth
- Mirae Asset Emerging Bluechip Fund Direct-Growth
- Mirae Asset Tax Saver Fund Direct-Growth
- SBI Banking & Financial Services Fund Direct-Growth
- SBI Small Cap Fund Direct-Growth
In Equity category, Small Cap funds have continued to see high traction in the past month. Top 5 funds that saw maximum number of investments across equity categories in July 2019 remained the same as given below:
In the Debt mutual funds category, Gilt funds which predominantly invest in Government Securities and Money Market funds were the most bought funds on the platform in the last month. Top 5 funds that saw maximum number of investments across debt categories* in July 2019 also remained the same as given below:
Among Hybrid or Balanced funds investors preferred aggressive hybrid funds over other hybrid sub categories as seen in the last two months. Top 5 funds that saw maximum number of investments across hybrid categories in July 2019 continue to remain the same.
Top 5 funds that saw maximum number of investments in tax saver (ELSS) category in July 2019 were same as the last two months:
As an investor you should take into account your investment objective, investment horizon and risk profile before making any investment decisions. Don’t merely invest in Mutual Funds looking at the returns or without understanding the risks associated.
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Note: Maximum investments is on the basis of number of investment transactions. * denotes non-inclusion of liquid category while calculating maximum investments across categories on Paytm Money. All schemes are arranged alphabetically; this is mere presentation of investment statistics on Paytm Money by volume of investments and should not be considered as investment advice.
Mutual fund investments are subject to market risks. Please read all scheme-related documents carefully before investing.