Equity MFs Performance and Activities – February 2023

March 16, 2023

Equity mutual fund inflows hit nine month high in February. Equity mutual funds witnessed a total inflow of ₹15,685 crore in February as against an inflow of ₹12,546 crore in January.

Many equity mutual fund schemes preferred to do fresh investment in LTIMindtree Ltd, GAIL, Ultratech Cement, Syngene International, Coforge, L&T, Kotak Mahindra Bank, NTPC, Voltas, Alkem Laboratories and ITC.

Some equity schemes completely exited from Adani Ports, Bank of Baroda, Ambuja Cements, Canara Bank, ICICI Bank, SBI Life Insurance, ACC, IndusInd Bank, City Union Bank, HPCL, Cummins India and BEL.

IT, Construction Materials, Consumer Durables, Oil & Gas and Infrastructure were preferred investment sectors of Equity MF Schemes.

Some MF schemes exited their investments from Insurance, Logistics, Alcohol, Chemicals, Iron & Steel and Non-Ferrous Metals sectors.

It is very interesting to know which schemes received major inflows, which schemes faced redemption pressure, top traded stocks and fresh stock picks by AMCs during February month.

For all these snippets and much more please read through our report.

Mutual Fund Flows – February 2023

March 13, 2023

Average AUM of Mutual Fund Industry marginally decreased by 0.28% to ₹40.06 Lakh Crs in February.

Equity oriented schemes witnessed a nine month high net inflow despite volatility in the stock market. However, SIP contribution fell from its all time high.

The net inflow in passive funds increased by 64% to ₹6.48k crs.

Among the debt funds, Liquid funds witnessed highest outflows; whereas, there appears to be slight increase in the fund flows to long term debt funds.

For all these snippets and much more please read through our Mutual Fund Flow February-2023 report.