Short term funds provides relative safety of capital with growth at par with inflation and is suitable for investment objectives with duration of 1-5 years or longer.
Short Term Funds invest in debt and money market instruments such that the duration of the portfolio is between 1 to 3 years.This exposes them to higher variations when interest rates change.
The category is one of the largest categories within the Debt Segment (9% of the total assets).
We assess the credit quality of funds in this category as relatively poor.We do not recommend funds in this category since we believe that the potential incremental return is not justified by the higher credit risk and higher interest rate risk.
The fund has been a Category Leader on the Fund Size metric
The fund has been a Category Leader on the Rolling Returns metric
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The scheme seeks to invest in a diversified set of debt and money market securities with the aim of generating optimal returns over short term such that the Macaulay duration of the portfolio is between 1 year and 3 years.
Launched (22y ago)
Dec 14, 2000
AUM in Crores
Nifty Short Duration Debt TR INR
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5.63% govt stock 202658.3%
icici bank limited5.9%
hdfc bank limited5.4%
export-import bank of india4.2%
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₹ 46,469 cr
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IDFC Asset Management Company Limited
IDFC Asset Management Company Limited manages assets worth 124,459 crores and was set up on 20 December 1999. It's current offering of mutual fund schemes includes 33 equity,204 debt and 27 hybrid funds.
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IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) is a Short Term Debt fund and has delivered an annualised return of 7.3% over a period of 21 years. The fund was previously known as IDFC SS Inc S/T Reg Gr. The fund is managed by IDFC Asset Management Company Limited. The fund manager’s name is Suyash Choudhary.
Nav of IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) as of 12/2/2022 is ₹47.25 with the total AUM as of 12/3/2022 is ₹9646.489. With Scripbox you can compare and check the latest nav for all mutual funds in India. IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) was launched on Dec 14, 2000. The category risk of the fund is Moderate Risk.
The minimum SIP amount for IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (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.
IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) is suited for investors looking to invest for 1-4 years. The asset class is less volatile than equity and the fund is likely to provide stable but slow growth. The fund is benchmarked to Nifty Short Duration Debt TR INR.
IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) is rated as a 3 fund in Debt and delivered 2.7% returns in the last 1 year. Scripbox provides a compare mutual funds research tool to view a detailed comparison with IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G).
What is IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G)?
How to invest in IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G)?
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What is the minimum sip amount of IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G)?
The minimum sip amount for IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) is ₹1000. You can invest in multiples of ₹5000.
Is IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) good to invest in?
As per Scripbox experts, IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) is a Neutral fund. You can investIDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) fund if its investment objective and risk-o-meter matches your investment goals and risk preferences.
What is the expense ratio of the IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G)?
The expense ratio of the IDFC Bond Fund Short Term Plan (G) is 0.77% for regular plan.