Small cap funds provides inflation beating growth over the long term and is suitable for investment objectives with duration of 10-15 years or longer (minimum 5 years).
These funds invest in the smallest companies listed on the exchanges.
Early in their growth cycle, these companies have the potential for very high growth but this comes with very high uncertainty as the business is not yet proven.
Price fluctuations are highest in the stocks of these companies translating to high NAV fluctuations for the funds.Smaller companies also tend to have low trade volumes - exposing the fund to the risk of not being able to exit in a down market.While showing periodic spikes in performance,these funds have not done better than diversified equity funds over the long term.Investors are therefore better off investing in diversified funds rather than this category.
The performance of the fund on a Fund Size metric has been Good
The performance of the fund on a Outperformance Consistency metric has been Good
NAV (Sep 29)
6 Month CAGR
The primary investment objective is to seek to generate long term capital appreciation from a portfolio that is substantially constituted of equity and equity related securities of small cap companies. From time to time,the fund manager will also seek participation in other equity and equity related securities to achieve optimal portfolio construction.
Launched (16y ago)
Jun 14, 2007
AUM in Crores
S&P BSE 250 SmallCap Index TR INR
Standard Deviation (3yr)
Standard Deviation (5yr)
Sharpe Ratio (3yr)
Sharpe Ratio (5yr)
with step up of
|DSP Small Cap Fund (Growth)||13,02,983||5,70,371||22.5%|
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treps / reverse repo investments / corporate debt repo5.9%
suprajit engineering ltd3.3%
ratnamani metals & tubes ltd2.7%
|Fund Name||Fund Size||Outperformance Consistency|
₹ 11,197 cr
₹ 11,862 cr
₹ 17,630 cr
₹ 10,089 cr
₹ 9,392 cr
DSP Investment Managers Private Limited
|Fund Name||Scripbox Opinion||Till Date CAGR|
DSP Small Cap Fund (G) is a Small Cap Equity fund and has delivered an annualised return of 17.8% over a period of 16 years. The fund was previously known as DSP BlackRock Small Cap Reg Gr. The fund is managed by DSP Investment Managers Private Limited. The fund managers are Abhishek Ghosh, Jay Kothari, Resham Jain, Vinit Sambre.
Nav of DSP Small Cap Fund (G) as of 9/29/2023 is ₹144.64 with the total AUM as of 10/1/2023 is ₹12083.255. With Scripbox you can compare and check the latest nav for all mutual funds in India. DSP Small Cap Fund (G) was launched on Jun 14, 2007. The category risk of the fund is Very High Risk.
The minimum SIP amount for DSP Small Cap Fund (G) is ₹1000 and you can increase this in multiples of ₹100. In case you want to invest a lump sum, the minimum amount to be invested is ₹5000. Check your estimated returns on mutual funds by using sip calculator.
DSP Small Cap Fund (G) is meant for investors with a minimum investment horizon of 5-7 years. Due to the asset class nature, expect volatility in your investments over the short term. The fund is benchmarked to S&P BSE 250 SmallCap Index TR INR.
DSP Small Cap Fund (G) is rated as a 3 fund in Equity and delivered 29.5% returns in the last 1 year. Scripbox provides a compare mutual funds research tool to view a detailed comparison with DSP Small Cap Fund (G).
What is DSP Small Cap Fund (G)?
How to invest in DSP Small Cap Fund (G)?
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What is the minimum sip amount of DSP Small Cap Fund (G)?
The minimum sip amount for DSP Small Cap Fund (G) is ₹1000. You can invest in multiples of ₹5000.
Is DSP Small Cap Fund (G) good to invest in?
As per Scripbox experts, DSP Small Cap Fund (G) is a Neutral fund. You can investDSP Small Cap Fund (G) fund if its investment objective and risk-o-meter matches your investment goals and risk preferences.
What is the expense ratio of the DSP Small Cap Fund (G)?
The expense ratio of the DSP Small Cap Fund (G) is 1.75% for regular plan.