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Nippon India Gold Savings Fund


1 Lakh

Investment Grown to
₹ 1.21 Lakh

₹ 10000

Monthly SIP Grown to
₹ 1.36 Lakh

Analyst's Choice?

Suitability:

Gold funds provide returns closely in-line with the return provided by the price of gold.

We do not think of gold as a good long-term investment avenue and therefore we believe that investors can avoid these funds altogether.

But for those retail investors who'd still prefer to invest in gold, we believe that the Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme offered by the Government of India is a better alternative. This scheme offers a guaranteed return of 2.5% per year over and above the return provided by the price of gold, though the investment cannot be redeemed before a tenure of five years.

Taxability of earnings:

Capital gains

  • If the mutual fund units are sold after 3 years from the date of investment, gains are taxed at the rate of 20% after providing the benefit of inflation indexation.
  • If the mutual fund units are sold within 3 years from the date of investment, entire amount of gain is added to the investors' income and taxed according to the applicable slab rate.
  • No tax is to be paid as long as you continue to hold the units.

Dividends

  • Dividends paid by the mutual fund scheme are taxed at the rate of 25% (effectively 29.12%, including surcharge and cess). This is known as Dividend Distribution Tax (DDT). Though the investor does not pay this tax directly, it is deducted from the dividend income before passing on to the investor.

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Trailing Returns (%)

YTD 1-Day 1-W 1-M 3-M 6-M 1-Y 3-Y 5-Y 7-Y 10-Y
Fund 1.44 -0.14 0.00 4.30 3.36 14.46 20.87 8.65 5.85 2.16 --
Commodities: Gold 1.91 0.25 0.43 5.03 3.78 14.48 21.60 9.27 6.25 2.43 --
Rank within category 20 21 20 21 19 10 19 19 19 19 --
Number of funds in category 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 5

As on 17-Jan-2020

Best & Worst Performance

Best (Period) Worst (Period)
Week -- ( - ) -- ( - )
Month 21.63 (22-Jul-2011 - 22-Aug-2011) -13.23 (19-Mar-2013 - 18-Apr-2013)
Quarter 27.49 (15-Jun-2011 - 14-Sep-2011) -16.40 (15-Jan-2013 - 16-Apr-2013)
Year 33.94 (04-Jul-2011 - 03-Jul-2012) -18.10 (14-Nov-2013 - 14-Nov-2014)

Risk Measures (%)

Mean Std Dev Sharpe Sortino Beta Alpha
Fund 9.83 10.52 0.39 0.68 0.87 -1.13
Commodities: Gold 10.46 11.37 0.42 0.72 0.94 -0.89
Rank within category 18 2 17 18 5 17
Number of funds in category 21 21 21 21 21 21

The Risk Measures have been calculated using calendar month returns for the last three years.

As on 31-Dec-2019

Top Holdings

The underlying data is unavailable.

As on 31-Dec-2019

Fund Manager

— Mehul Dama since 06-Nov-2018

Education: Mr. Dama has done C.A. & B.Com

Experience: Prior to joining Reliance Mutual Fund, he has worked with Goldman Sachs Asset Management(India) Private Ltd. as Vice President, Benchmark Asset Management Company Private Ltd. as Assistant Vice President and Lovelock & Lewes as Assistant Manager.

Funds Managed:


-0.14%

Change from previous, NAV as on 17-Jan-2020

Growth: ₹ 16.4541

Dividend: ₹ 16.4541


Investment Strategy

The scheme seeks to provide returns that closely correspond to returns provided by R*Shares Gold BeES.

Investment Details

Minimum Investment (₹) 100
Minimum Addl Investment (₹) 100
Minimum SIP Investment (₹) 100
Minimum No of Cheques 60
Minimum Withdrawal (₹) 100
Minimum Balance (₹) 1
Exit Load 2% for redemption within 365 days

Basic Details

Fund House: Nippon India Mutual Fund
Launch Date: 07-Mar-2011
Return Since Launch: 5.77%
Benchmark: Domestic Price of Gold
Riskometer: Moderately High
Type: Open-ended
Assets: ₹ 755 Cr (As on 31-Dec-2019)
Expense: 1.08% (As on 31-Dec-2019)
Risk Grade: Below Average
Return Grade: Below Average
Turnover: --

Contact Information

AMC: Nippon India Life Asset Management Ltd.

Address: Reliance Centre, 7th Floor, South Wing Off Western Express Highway Santacruz (East) Mumbai - 400055

Phone: 022-68334800 / 18602660111

Fax: 022-33037662

Email: [email protected]

Website: http://www.nipponindiamf.com

Registrar & Transfer Agent: KFin Technologies Pvt Ltd.

Address: Karvy House, No. 46, 8-2-609/K, Avenue 4, Street No.1 Banjara Hills, Hyderabad - 500034

Phone: 040-23312454

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.karvymfs.com

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