DSP Low Duration Fund
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|Risk||Moderately Low risk|
|Fund Type||Low Duration|
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About DSP Low Duration Fund
DSP Low Duration Fund is an open-ended scheme which invests in money market securities and debt securities. The plan aims to deliver commensurate with lower risks. As the name suggests, the investment period is short and the Macaulay duration of the portfolio is between 6 months-12 months.
Pros & Cons of DSP Low Duration Fund
DSP Low Duration Fund offers the following benefits:
- The scheme offers an opportunity to get returns with comparatively lower risks and higher duration flexibility.
- The fund delivers higher risk-adjusted returns compared to the category. The three-year returns are higher than the benchmark.
- On the downside, the fund age is just over three years.
Fund Information and Statistics of DSP Low Duration Fund
i) Inception / Launch date
The DSP Low Duration Fund was started in 10 March 2015 by DSP Mutual Fund.
ii) Risk level
The fund is a moderately low-risk bet and suitable for investors looking for decent returns with better liquidity.
The units can be redeemed on any business day based on the NAV prices. Under normal circumstances, your fund house will dispatch the redemption proceeds within 1 business day.
iv) Fund Manager
The fund is jointly managed by Kedar Karnik since July 2016 and Rahul Vekaria since March 2018.
v) Entry / Exit load
The fund house does not charge any entry load or exit load.
Tax benefits of investing in DSP Low Duration Fund
The Short-term capital gain tax will be levied on unit holders 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 three years.
About DSP Mutual Fund
DSP Mutual Fund group comes with a legacy of 152 years and has been managing assets since over 22 years. DSP Mutual Fund was established on December 16, 1996. The company aims to keep investment simple and deliver consistent returns. It offers several mutual fund schemes aimed at a wide range of investors.
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