CEO Speak

Kailash Kulkarni

The Indian equity markets have been going through corrections and some volatility throughout this year. However, we believe that it has provided a reasonable opportunity to buy good quality stocks at favourable valuations. This is one of the key reasons why L&T Mutual Fund had launched the NFO of L&T Focussed Equity Fund in October 2018 which takes a concentrated, high-conviction approach, ...


Investment Basics

Investing through Mutual Funds when the stock market is volatile

The fact that the stock market doesn’t have a magic wand to make you rich in a jiffy is a no brainer. Yet instances of investors indulging into misadventures with the market aren’t uncommon. Such incidents usually peak when the market is volatile. Therefore, experts have always preferred the ‘stay invested’ approach as the fundamental mantra to cut through its sentimental upheavals and make the most its movements.


Distributor Corner

Market Wrap

Equity Market Wrap - Markets witnessed selling pressure in the month of October with the BSE Sensex falling 1,785 points, or 5%, at 34,442 while the NSE Nifty lost 543 points, or 5%, to 10,387 mark. Banking crisis brought about by the IL&FS default and the resultant liquidity crunch, rising oil prices, swelling current account deficit, a faltering rupee, global trade tension and rise in US borrowing costs added to the selling momentum in whole of October.


Fund of the month

L&T Focused Equity Fund

In times when markets witness volatility, a concentrated portfolio ‘focused’ only on picking winners, provides ample scope for ‘above-average’ returns. Only a few companies with quality management and strong earnings tend to outperform the index significantly every year. Expertise of the fund manager and equity investment process is very critical in managing a focused portfolio that helps to identify such companies.



Media Update

Fund has given higher returns with lower volatility - Launched in August 2004, L&T Midcap Fund invests primarily in companies with market capitalisation between the highest and the lowest constituent of the Nifty Midcap 100 index. The fund was a part of DBS Cholamandalam Asset Management Company before it was acquired by L&T Investment Management in February 2010. It ranked 1 in the mid-cap category of CRISIL Mutual Fund Rankings (CMFR) - June 2018.


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  • Investment in a concentrated portfolio of equity and equity related instruments of maximum 30 stocks

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