DSP Government Securities Fund - Regular Plan - Growth - Latest NAV ₹73.5493, Returns, Performance & Portfolio

DSP Government Securities Fund - Regular Plan - Growth

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Min amount: ₹500

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Rs. 1,000 invested monthly becomes Rs. 7.42 Lakhs in a period of 20 years

Fund Summarystar

PeriodReturns(per year)
10 Years8.41%
5 Years9.76%
3 Years10.07%
1 Year12.72%
6 Months4.16%
Fund Details
RiskModerate Risk
Fund TypeGovernment Bond
Exit Load--

More about this fundstar

Top HoldingsWeightage
7.26% Govt Stock 202925.57%
6.22% Govt Stock 203525%
6.8% Govt Stock 206015.61%
6.19% Govt Stock 203415.21%
5.77% GOI 20308.97%
7.40% Govt Stock 20352.97%
6.67% Govt Stock 20502.68%

About DSP Government Securities Fund

DSP Government Securities Fund is an open-ended scheme investing in government securities across various durations. The fund may also invest in repos & reverse repos securities as permitted by RBI. It may also invest a portion of capital in money market or alternative instruments. The scheme seeks to generate income over a long-term investment horizon.

Pros & Cons of DSP Government Securities Fund

DSP Government Securities Fund offers the following benefits:

  • The fund enables investors to generate returns at minimal risk.
  • Since the scheme invests only in government securities, it is entitled to up to 20% liquidity support from the RBI.
  • However, long-term returns of the fund are less than the average category returns.

Fund Information and Statistics of DSP Government Securities Fund

Inception / Launch date

The DSP Government Securities Fund was launched on September 30, 1999, by DSP Mutual Funds.

Risk level

DSP Government Securities Fund is a moderately risky-bet and suitable for long-term investment horizon.


The Scheme will offer units for repurchase and redemption at applicable NAV price on every Business Day. The redemption proceeds will be dispatched within 2 business days.

Fund Manager

The fund is jointly managed by Mr Vikram Chopra since July 2016 and Mr Saurabh Bhatia since March 2018.

Entry / Exit load

The fund house does not charge any entry load or exit load.

Tax benefits of investing in DSP Government Securities Fund

  • A Short-term capital gain tax will be levied on unitholders as per the income tax slab rate if units are held for less than 36 months.
  • A long-term capital gains tax of 20% is applicable with indexation if units are held for more than 36 months.
  • Dividend distribution tax will be deducted before distribution of the dividend.

About DSP Mutual Fund

DSP Mutual Fund is a well-known name in the financial and capital market space due to it being a part of DSP Group. The fund house uses risk-management controls and processes developed over the years for a disciplined and well-researched approach towards investing. A team of experienced professionals uses sophisticated analytical tools to consistently deliver value to investor portfolios.

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Min amount: ₹500

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Rs. 1,000 invested monthly becomes Rs. 7.42 Lakhs in a period of 20 years
Moderate Risk

All investments come with risk. Risk is the volatility or fluctuation in the price (and returns) of the investment. Usually,

  • High Risk = High possible returns
  • Low Risk = Stable, relatively lower returns