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Budget 2014: How the FM has penalised bond fund investors

Effect of Budget on Debt Portfolio

Most of my clients, called me to ask about what to do about their debt funds; post the budget. Especially about the FMPs. The 2014 budget sprang a surprise on the debt fund investors. New Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has removed the arbitrage ... Chennai Online, 22 hours ago
How budget changes will hit your debt fund exposure Financial Chronicle, 1 week ago

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Reboot your portfolio

Fixed maturity plans (FMPs) of less than three years will no longer have an edge over bank fixed deposits in terms of taxation. For all non-equity funds, the budget has doubled the rate of long-term capital gains tax to 20% with indexation and ...
 Financial Express4 days ago Should you roll over your FMPs for 3 years?  Smart Investor1 week ago Should you rollover your FMPs for three years?  Business Standard1 week ago

Inflation reduces tax liability on gains from FMPs

If you invested in a threeyear fixed-maturity plan (FMP) in 2011 and earned a return of 9.5%, you will have to pay a paltry tax of 0.56% on the gains. High inflation in the past few years has reduced the tax payable on gains from debt funds to almost nil. No ...
 Economic Times5 days ago FMPs will still offer a slightly higher return than fixe deposits: Arvind Sethi  Financial Express1 week ago FMPs, debt funds may become less attractive  India Infoline2 weeks ago FM Jaitley Crucifies FMPs, Rs 1.6 lakh cr of AUM at risk  Money Control3 weeks ago

How three-year FMPs still score over fixed deposits

The budget has removed the tax advantage enjoyed by short-term FMPs but the 3-year plans continue to be more tax efficient than fixed deposits. After the budget changed the rules for non-equity mutual funds, several fund houses junked their plans to launch ...
 Economic Times5 days ago First casualty of Budget 2014: Fund houses cancel, defer FMPs as they seek Sebi aid  First Post.com2 weeks ago Fund houses junk FMPs, return money to investors  Economic Times2 weeks ago Fund houses junk fixed maturity plans, return money to investors  Economic Times2 weeks ago

FMPs to have longer tenures now, MF asset growth to fall

Hit by the change in the taxation policy, mutual fund houses will now focus on garnering long-term money and no longer be dependent on short-term corporate investments to boost their assets under management (AUMs), distributors and fund managers ...
 Financial Chronicle5 days ago Mutual Fund sector may cut jobs  Rediff.com1 week ago Debt fund managers' careers at stake  Business Standard India1 week ago Any sops to assist the struggling Mutual Fund sector are welcome  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

1-yr FMPs rolled over; 3-yr FMPs launched

As we wait for the Finance Bill 2014 to get passed in Parliament and thereby bring clarity as to what the government ultimately decides about debt fund taxation, the mutual fund (MF) industry has started to change its approach towards fixed maturity ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago

Expect India Inc to dump FMPs in big way

Indian companies are looking to withdraw their investments in debt-oriented mutual funds, including so-called Fixed Maturity Plans (FMPs), offered by mutual fund houses and park them elsewhere as these funds now attract greater tax and need to be ...
 Financial Express1 week ago Withdrawal of tax sops may keep MFs away from debt  Economic Times2 weeks ago India Inc may earn less on investments post debt mutual funds tax hit  Economic Times2 weeks ago

Fixed maturity plan move may push money to bank FDs

Till now, companies used to park excess cash in FMPs for higher post-tax returns. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint Mumbai: With the Union budget taking away the tax advantage enjoyed by debt funds, corporate firms that used to invest in fixed maturity ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago

As FMPs sink, MFs request Sebi to seek relief from Jaitley

Not only FMPs, but debt funds, which constitute nearly Rs 5.4 lakh crore in AUM will also feel the heat. Switch of funds from debt funds to bank deposits is likely as the latter will have similar tax treatment.
 Money Control2 weeks ago Long-term debt funds good option for small investors  Financial Chronicle2 days ago Debt mutual funds suffer large outflows  Money Life2 weeks ago Debt mutual funds need better deal  The Sunday Guardian2 weeks ago

FMP or Bank FD?

I am interested in FMPs. I have read that FMPs are better than FDs. I am regularly putting Rs20,000 every month in my child's savings account. In addition, I have about Rs50,000 as FDs. Should I keep this in FD or move to FMPs? MLF's Reply: Fixed ...
 Money Life3 weeks ago
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