Debt mutual funds have seen lesser variety of traders exiting and opting to redeem their funds for the reason that Reserve Financial institution of India, final week, introduced a particular liquidity facility price Rs 50,000 crore for mutual funds.
In a launch by the Affiliation of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI), on Sunday, mentioned that redemptions underneath credit score threat funds, one of many debt mutual fund scheme class, have tapered off “considerably” for the reason that RBI’s announcement.
“There’s 81.5% drop in web redemptions in Credit score Threat Funds class on April 30, 2020 from the height web redemptions as on April 27, 2020, courtesy measures introduced by the RBI,” the discharge said.
”Declining pattern in web redemptions from Credit score Threat Funds is a welcome improvement, indicative of Traders consolation from RBI’s particular liquidity facility accessible to the MF trade. AMFI will proceed to work with Regulators for regular functioning of the market,” Nilesh Shah, Chairman of AMFI, mentioned.
RBI’s announcement got here days after the US-based Franklin Templeton wound up six of its India funds. Three days later, the central financial institution prolonged the advantages to all banks, no matter whether or not they avail funding from the central financial institution or deploy their very own assets underneath the scheme.