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Debt Funds Redemption Touches 18-Month High of Rs. 84,335 Crore in September


September witnessed an inflow of Rs. 16,071 crore against Rs. 25,332 crore in August, 2016 and an outflow of Rs. 77,142 crore in September, 2015.

Debt Funds: Massive Flows Outward

  • We saw investor purchases stabilizing around 70,000 crore.
  • Redemptions were extraordinary, at Rs. 84,335 crore – the first time since April that redemptions have been higher than fresh investments.
  • Which means the net outflows were the highest at nearly 11,000 cr.


Equity: Great Month, But Investors Uninterested

  • Gross Purchases for the month of Sep, 2016 stood at Rs. 20,042 crore – a drop of over Rs. 1,271 crore compared to Aug, 2016.
  • This was the second highest in 17 months with these levels seen last month at Rs. 21,313 crore.
  • Net Inflows stood at Rs. 3,743 crore. 


Balanced Funds: Inflows Pick up

  • Net Inflow for Sep, 2016 stood at Rs. 3,275 crore – the highest since December, 2015.
  • Slow to catch up with purchases of Rs. 4,317 crore


The Big Data Chart: Inflows, Outflows and Net flows

  • Point to note would be April, 2015, February, 2016 and September, 2016 wherein only Debt Funds witnessed redemptions higher than purchases compared to Equity, Balanced and Liquid Funds.

Source: AMFI -> Research & Information -> AMFI Monthly
Note: Sales/ Redemption values depicted in graphs are in millions.
We cover the monthly report covering the sales and redemption/ repurchase dataof Mutual Funds in India. This will be a regular feature going forward.
You can catch the previous month report here: Equity Mutual Funds See 11-Month High in Net Flows in August : Data Monster


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