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October 19, 2022

Tata Digital India Fund (Direct Plan, Growth Option)

TATA Digital India Fund

Investment objective:

TATA Digital India Fund’s investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation by investing at least 80% of its net assets in equity and equity-related instruments of the companies in the Information Technology Sector in India.

However, there is no assurance or guarantee that the investment objective of the Scheme will be achieved. The Scheme does not assure or guarantee any returns

AUM₹ 5583 Cr
NAV₹ 35.83
Launch Date28-December-2015
Min SIP Amount₹ 150
Expense Ratio0.35%
BenchmarkS&P BSE IT
Note: Report as of 3rd June 2022.
Source: Value research online

Performance:

Trailing Returns %FundBenchmarkCategory
3 Months-10.76-9.83-10.86
6 Months-15.24-13.31-15.61
1 Year17.4310.6413.87
3 Years Annualized30.2323.9029.89
5 Years Annualized30.0524.2627.22
Note: Report as of 3rd June 2022.
 Source: Morningstar

Riskometer:

Fund Review:

Market CapFund %
Large Cap86.37
Mid Cap12.28
Small-Cap1.35
Note: Report as of 30th April 2022.
Source: Morningstar
Top 10 Holdings
NameWeightage %
Infosys Ltd23.92
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd9.68
HCL Technologies Ltd6.81
Tech Mahindra Ltd6.57
Bharti Airtel6.01
Larsen & Toubro Infotech Ltd4.33
Persistent Systems Ltd4.28
Mphasis Ltd4.19
Wipro Ltd3.37
Coforge Ltd3.09
 Note: Report as of 30th April 2022.
 Source: Morningstar
Sector AllocationWeightage %
Basic Materials
Consumer Cyclical1.10
Financial Services
Real Estate
Communication Services10.00
Energy
Industrials3.98
Technology84.78
Consumer Defensive0.13
Healthcare
Utilities
Note: Report as of 30th April 2022.
 Source: Morningstar

Fund profile:

The categorization of the stocks in this fund is based on information technology majorly. The fund largely follows a growth-oriented style of investing and invests across market capitalizations – around 86.37% in large-cap, 12.28% in mid-cap and 1.35% in small-cap with 6.64%.

This fund is for investors with advanced knowledge of macro trends who prefers to take selective bets for higher returns compared to other equity funds.

ProsCons
High returns compared to other equity funds.

Low Expense Ratio
Chances of facing moderate to high losses.

Exit Load 0.25% before 30 Days
How much would you have made with SIP?
Monthly SIP AmountTotal InvestmentCurrent ValuationNet ProfitCumulative Returns
₨ 5000/-₨ 3,85,000/-₨ 10,00,464/-₨ 6,15,464/-435.39%
Note: SIP Start Date – 28/12/2015, SIP End Date – 30/04/2022. Past performance does not guarantee future returns.
Source: Morningstar
TATA Digital India Fund
About the fund managers

Meeta Shetty since Nov-2018. She is a CFA Charter holder. She joined Tata Asset Management Ltd. in March 2017 as Research Analyst, tracking the IT, Pharma, and Telecom sector.

Venkat Samala since May-2019. After completing his MBA, he joined Tata Asset Management Ltd as a Research analyst and worked up to be the fund manager. He has more than 7 years of industry experience.

Disclaimer

The data in this presentation are meant for general reading purposes only and are not meant to serve as a professional guide/investment advice for the readers.
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FAQs

Is Tata Digital India Fund good?

TATA Digital India Fund has AUM is ₹5583 Cr and a NAV of ₹35.83. It is managed by one of the oldest and most trusted AMCs in India. Based on your financial goals, you can consider it as an investment.

How to invest in Tata Digital India Fund?

You can invest in TATA Digital India Fund via the EduFund. Just download the App and place a lumpsum or SIP order to get started. EduFund is a SEBI-registered app and your investments are protected. You can view your order status, and pause or cancel the SIP at your will.

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Tata digital mutual fund is listed as a high-risk investment.

Which digital fund is best?

Tata Digital India Fund is considered one of the best digital funds in India.

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All investments are associated with risks. Yet, the risk is not uniform, and it's essential to be aware of the different levels of risks linked with all types of investment instruments. This is why the first thing to consider before investing is how much of a risk appetite has – how much risk one is willing to take. Want to know the best investment options for risk-averse investors but still generate good returns? Continue reading this article to know more! What is risk averse? Risk-averse refers to an investor who chooses to preserve the capital over and above its potential to generate returns that are higher than the average. Risk can refer to many factors – volatility, currency, market, credit rating, etc. Risk-averse can also refer to a conservative investor. Low risk symbolizes stability in investments. A low-risk investment generates guaranteed reasonable returns, if not outstanding, above benchmark returns. But chances are near zero that the principal investment amount will be lost. Whereas a high-risk investment option may gain or lose money over time. Risk-averse investors are unwilling to accept market volatility. They prefer their investments to be highly liquid - readily available to be withdrawn. Such investors usually include old investors or retired individuals who depend on their savings for their daily expenses. Additional read: Taxation in mutual funds Is FD a good option for risk-averse investors? One should constantly adjust their returns against the current inflation rate. The current Fixed Deposit interest rates are 5-7% p.a. on average. But the current inflation rates are around 6-8% p.a. Give these figures a thought. The price you pay for your everyday goods and services is rising at 6-8%, whereas your FD investments are growing at only 5-7%. FDs do not increase the value of your money over time. In fact, you actually lose money or its purchasing power over time. Do you think FDs are the safest investment option? Banks defaulting on payments is rare but definitely possible. The Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC) guarantees Rs. 5 lakhs per person per bank if the bank defaults. Let's not forget the liquidity part of this instrument. Fixed deposits can have a lock-in ranging from 3-5 years. Banks penalize the investors for withdrawing money before the lock-in is over. This penalty is in the form of a reduction of interest rate by a certain percentage. What are the best investment options for risk-averse investors? The market is filled with many investment options for investors with varying risk appetites. Let's look at some of the best investment options for risk-averse investors: 1. Short-term bond fund: The best alternative for investors who do not want exposure to FDs or volatile instruments. Short-term bond funds – bond funds with low maturity and a high potential to offer better returns. Debt Funds with longer maturity are subjected to interest rate risk. But short-term bonds have a lower interest rate risk as their maturity period is much lower. 2. Municipal and Corporate Bonds: State and local governments and companies usually raise money by issuing bonds to the public. Bonds offer lower risk than stocks. When a company is winding up, the bondholders are given first preference in the payment and settlement order. 3. Other debt funds: Other debt funds include banking and PSU Funds, ultra-short duration funds, Dynamic Bonds, etc. You could always invest a lump sum in these debt-based mutual funds and opt for a Systematic Withdrawal Plan (SWP). This would ensure that along with the returns being generated on your investments, you would also get a monthly income from these investments. This investment option is one of the best options for older people who want a monthly income. 4. Liquid funds: Invest in top-rated liquid funds to avoid loss of capital with a higher degree of safety for your primary investment. Also, when the market moves up, your investment performs better and generates higher returns in line with the market. 5. Dividend growth stocks: Stocks are not as safe as cash, savings, or other debt-based instruments. But they are safer than options and futures. Dividend-paying stocks are considered safer than high-growth ones as they minimize volatility, if not eliminate it. You don't depend on the value of the stock as you get a dividend as a regular income on your investment. Apart from debt-based investments, you could also apply a staggered investment approach in equity-based mutual funds for a long-time horizon. A periodically rebalanced portfolio helps you minimize your portfolio volatility and ensures efficient capture of up-market and down-market movements even with equity exposure.  Take the help of an Investment Advisor who will guide you through goal-based planning and help you choose your investments that are most suitable to your goals and objectives and your risk appetite. Consult an expert advisor to get the right plan for you TALK TO AN EXPERT
5 types of mutual funds

5 types of mutual funds

Investing in mutual funds for your child’s education is always advisable. First of all, it is a less stressful option than investing in direct equity stocks because that requires you to have in-depth knowledge of market trends and fluctuations. Secondly, with mutual funds, there are a variety of schemes you can opt for depending on a range of factors. These factors could include the time period for which you can invest before liquidating, the amount of money you can invest, the amount you require to secure the education fund, the level of risk you can take, and so on.  When it comes to building an education fund, here are the top 5 types of mutual funds you can choose from. 1. Large-cap mutual funds The defining characteristic of large-cap equity funds is the fact that these funds invest in the top 100 Indian companies that have the highest market value. Large-cap mutual funds can bring in impressive returns if you remain invested for a long period. If you are a person who wants to avoid taking very high risks with your investments and has decided on investing early for your child’s education, this is the way to go. The average returns rate has historically beaten that of Fixed Deposits and similar investment alternatives. 2. Mid-cap mutual funds Mid-cap funds invest in Indian companies that come in the next best 250 in terms of market value. These funds are for you if you are ready to take on a higher level of risk. Justifiably, the return rates also tend to get higher. One way to satiate the risk appetite of mid-cap equity funds is to let them season for at least 7-10 years. If your child is in primary or middle school, investing in such a scheme will generate a wholesome amount of wealth by the time they are ready to pursue a college education.   3. Equity-linked saving schemes  Among the various perks of investing in mutual funds is the tax deduction benefit. Equity Linked Saving Schemes are devoted to enabling investors to save taxes, as the name also indicates.  The only catch here is that it has a compulsory lock-in period of at least 3 years. The aim here is to keep you invested longer to counter the risk level. If you can spare that amount of time, then ELSS is definitely a go-to. An added benefit is the historically high level of returns.   4. Low-risk options  There is this whole myth surrounding mutual funds that they only come with a high-risk factor. On the contrary, a debt fund is also a kind of mutual fund that comes with low risk, so much so that it remains undisturbed by market fluctuations.  Debt funds are still a better option than Fixed Deposits because they can generate a higher percentage of returns. So, if you are not in favor of taking high risks, debt funds are a go-to.  5. Hybrid mutual funds  If you are confused about your investment options or even hesitant about risking too much, the answer to your problems is a hybrid mutual fund. This kind of fund is a mixture of equity as well as debt.  Hybrid mutual funds bring in the best of both worlds. They tend to generate good returns at low risk. FAQs What are the different types of mutual funds? Large-cap mutual funds Mid-cap mutual funds Equity-linked saving schemes Low-risk options Hybrid mutual funds Which type of MF is best? The best type of mutual fund is the Hybrid mutual fund. Which MF gives highest return? Equity linked mutual funds are considered the mutual funds with the highest returns. Conclusion There will be miscellaneous financial goals you will be required to set if you are a family person. One among these might be to straighten up the roadmap to your child’s academic and career aspirations. The first step is calculating your expected expenses with the help of an education cost calculator. The calculator will help you draw your investment map to fulfill your child's aspirations. The earlier you invest, the more prepared you will be to make critical decisions as the moment arrives. DisclaimerMutual funds are subject to market risks. The previous performance of a fund is no guarantee of future success. Please reach out to an expert to know more about the schemes before investing.
5 ways to make getting an education loan easier for your child

5 ways to make getting an education loan easier for your child

Today's expanding world of opportunity benefits greatly from education loans. Your child has so many educational courses to choose from. A decent education is essential for your child's growth and development, and several institutions throughout the world provide student loans with low-interest rates to those who cannot rely on their savings. Banks and other financial organizations provide outstanding education loans with a reasonable interest rate and loan payback time.  An education from a reputable university is the first step to a prosperous profession. The cost of college expenses is rising quickly, though, and for parents who might not have enough money, taking out an education loan sounds like a perfect alternative for their child. In reality, the cost of higher education overseas and for Indian parents has increased enormously due to the rise of the dollar value versus the rupee. This pattern is also observed in TransUnion CIBIL data, where the average ticket size of a newly issued student loan increased by 48 percent from INR 5.73 lakhs in 2015 to INR 8.5 lakhs in 2018.  So, here are the five best ways if you are planning to get a student loan for your kid and help them to pursue higher studies easily. Choose the right course  Let your child choose a subject that fascinates them enough to make it their career. Don't allow your child to do what the majority of others are doing to deter them from following a passion of yours. For example, a student who is required to study engineering could not do well or even finish the course if they are least interested in the subject  However, if the student in question were interested in law, he would make a brilliant attorney and have a successful profession as well as a happier life. Therefore, a wise piece of advice for parents is to let their kids discover their passion by researching the course's requirements before making a choice. After completing their education, you should consider your child’s career possibilities and see if they can find employment to help you pay off the debt. Research about banks  Make sure to do your thorough research before choosing a bank. Avoid making rash or emotional decisions when applying for a loan. By conducting an extensive study, you can comprehend the varied interest rates, processing costs, terms, and conditions, etc. The amount you must repay varies depending on each bank's interest rate. You will need to spend and repay a certain amount of money for every point in the interest rate. Verify if your loan's interest rate is fixed or fluctuating. Making a choice between these rates is crucial since it significantly impacts how you intend to repay your loan and how much your EMI will be.  Borrow only what you need  If you want to take out an education loan for your child, resist the urge to request the utmost amount permitted. If your child has any financial awards, such as scholarships, you should constantly assess how much you have or how much you can afford to support your child’s education. Decide how much you want to borrow from the bank as an education loan after doing the math for the amount you have. As a parent, you must help your kids understand that every amount they take will have a specific interest rate levied on it. Hence, it is essential to borrow only the amount they can repay. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gTQkdePOWM Educate your child about the loan  Whether you want your kid to continue their education in India or overseas, you should be aware of the specifics of their current coursework and any loans you have taken out. A VISA will allow your child to enter a foreign nation but does not give them access to everything. They could be questioned about their intentions and entry procedures at the airport. Your child should be ready to answer any queries about their course, organization, teachers, tuition costs, loan amounts, repayment terms, interest rates, etc. Your kid should also be aware of their personal information and information about their families, such as names, birthdates, residences, levels of education, and jobs.  Plan for repayment   Even though interest starts to accumulate from the first month, students may occasionally be given a moratorium or one-year grace period before they must begin making loan payments. One advantage of this time frame is that, even if your child can pay the EMI after this grace period, you can start repaying the EMIs early and assist your child in paying off the loan more quickly by doing so.  Early investment and saving can help reduce the financial burden that a high-quality education places on families, but some parents may not have the opportunity to do so since they are already dealing with admissions. An education loan could be the best option in such situations.  However, choosing the correct course, university, and financial institution may assist enhance the possibilities of simple loan payback, making the student debt-free sooner rather than later. This is in addition to creating a decent repayment plan. Consult an expert advisor to get the right plan for you  TALK TO AN EXPERT
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