VR Logo

Unrated

ICICI Prudential Technology Fund


1 Lakh

Investment Grown to
₹ 2.04 Lakh

₹ 10000

Monthly SIP Grown to
₹ 6.30 Lakh

Suitability:

This is a fund that invests mainly in shares of companies in the information technology sector.

We believe that investors should avoid funds that have a narrowly defined investment mandate such as this one. Instead, they should invest in multi-cap funds which provide complete freedom to the fund management team to invest in companies from which it expects maximum gains.

But if you do invest, you must do so only through the SIP route. Click here to read a primer on SIP investing.

Warning: Do not invest in this, or any other technology sector fund, if you need to redeem your investment in less than seven years.

Taxability of earnings:

Capital gains

  • If the mutual fund units are sold after 1 year from the date of investment, gains upto Rs 1 lakh in a financial year are exempt from tax. Gains over Rs 1 lakh are taxed at the rate of 10%.
  • If the mutual fund units are sold within 1 year from the date of investment, entire amount of gain is taxed at the rate of 15%.
  • No tax is to be paid as long as you continue to hold the units.

Dividends

  • Dividends are added to the income of the investors and taxed according to their respective tax slabs. Further, if an investor's dividend income exceeds Rs. 5,000 in a financial year, the fund house also deducts a TDS of 10% before distributing the dividend.

Read more

ajax-loader
Please wait...

ajax-loader
Please wait...

(₹)
cal
cal

ajax-loader
Please wait...

Trailing Returns (%)

YTD 1-Day 1-W 1-M 3-M 6-M 1-Y 3-Y 5-Y 7-Y 10-Y
Fund 4.47 -0.32 -0.63 9.36 21.34 61.17 70.03 26.79 20.80 17.96 18.24
S&P BSE IT TRI 9.04 0.04 0.27 12.02 21.90 54.36 67.76 30.84 21.83 17.90 17.02
Equity: Sectoral-Technology 7.35 0.01 0.31 11.21 22.49 54.15 59.10 25.63 20.30 17.44 16.57
Rank within category 7 6 7 7 5 1 1 1 2 2 1
Number of funds in category 7 7 7 7 7 5 4 4 4 3 3

As on 22-Jan-2021

Peer Comparison

Fund name Rating Launch Date 1-Year Return 3-Year Return 5-Year Return Expense Ratio Assets (Cr)
ICICI Prudential Technology Fund  | Invest Now
Unrated
Mar-00 70.03 26.79 20.80 2.53 1,185
ICICI Prudential IT ETF  | Invest Now
Unrated
Aug-20 -- -- -- 0.22 1,738
Aditya Birla Sun Life Digital India Fund  | Invest Online
Unrated
Jan-00 59.76 25.60 21.53 2.63 861
Nippon India ETF Nifty IT - Regular Plan  | Invest Online
Unrated
Jun-20 -- -- -- 0.22 844
Tata Digital India Fund - Regular Plan  | Invest Online
Unrated
Dec-15 57.61 26.20 20.16 2.49 813

Best & Worst Performance

Best (Period) Worst (Period)
Week 28.30 (12-Apr-2001 - 20-Apr-2001) -22.61 (10-Sep-2001 - 17-Sep-2001)
Month 29.88 (07-Nov-2001 - 07-Dec-2001) -37.52 (09-Feb-2001 - 13-Mar-2001)
Quarter 74.86 (09-Mar-2009 - 10-Jun-2009) -47.51 (28-Jul-2008 - 27-Oct-2008)
Year 172.63 (09-Mar-2009 - 11-Mar-2010) -70.77 (13-Mar-2000 - 13-Mar-2001)

Risk Measures (%)

Mean Std Dev Sharpe Sortino Beta Alpha
Fund 27.20 23.16 0.97 1.51 0.94 -1.47
S&P BSE IT TRI 30.28 23.26 1.10 2.13 -- --
Equity: Sectoral-Technology 25.83 21.51 0.98 1.54 0.87 -1.15
Rank within category 2 4 4 3 4 4
Number of funds in category 5 5 5 5 5 5

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

As on 31-Dec-2020

Asset Allocation (%)

ajax-loader
Please wait...

Concentration & Valuation

Number of Stocks 38
Top 10 Stocks (%) 58.10
Top 5 Stocks (%) 43.41
Top 3 Sectors (%) 93.07
Portfolio P/B Ratio 4.96
Portfolio P/E Ratio 27.61

Portfolio Aggregates

Fund Category
Average Mkt Cap (Rs Cr) 58,091 2,11,033
Giant (%) 41.59 63.87
Large (%) 9.70 14.60
Mid (%) 20.98 11.78
Small (%) 27.73 15.59
Tiny (%) -- 0.05

Value Research Fund Style

Sector Allocation vis-à-vis Category

ajax-loader
Please wait...

Top Holdings

Company Sector P/E 3Y High 3Y Low % Assets
up Infosys Technology 30.70 49.61 20.84 20.84
up HCL Technologies Technology 20.24 11.84 0.00 8.30
up Tech Mahindra Technology 23.79 11.93 1.98 6.16
up Persistent Systems Technology 32.45 4.07 0.00 4.07
down Bharti Airtel Communication -- 9.76 0.00 4.03
up Indiamart Intermesh Services 85.91 5.83 0.00 3.61
equal Tata Consultancy Services Technology 39.69 12.14 0.00 2.90
up Cyient Technology 21.67 4.36 0.00 2.85
down Coforge Technology 34.49 4.28 0.00 2.72
down Firstsource Solutions Services 17.64 2.66 0.00 2.61
down Birlasoft Technology 25.78 2.83 0.00 2.49
down Mphasis Technology 23.88 2.99 0.00 2.44
new Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corpn. Services 53.09 2.28 0.00 2.28
up Just Dial Services 15.33 2.13 0.00 2.13
up Microsoft Corportion (US) Technology -- 2.05
equal TeamLease Services Services 148.68 3.36 0.00 2.03
up Sonata Software Technology 17.74 1.99 0.00 1.99
down Mastek Technology 18.36 1.86 0.00 1.63
up L&T Infotech Technology 37.75 15.45 1.57 1.61
equal Info Edge (India) Services 142.93 2.91 0.00 1.58
up KPIT Technologies Technology 28.07 2.63 0.00 1.43
up Security and Intelligence Services Services 24.60 1.33 0.00 1.33
up Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Services -- 1.26 0.00 1.26
down INOX Leisure Services -- 1.51 0.00 1.18
equal Route Mobile Technology 119.79 1.31 0.00 1.08

up down equal Indicates an increase or decrease or no change in holding since last portfolio
new Indicates a new holding since last portfolio

As on 31-Dec-2020

Fund Manager

— Sankaran Naren since 14-Jul-2017

Education: Mr. Naren is a B.Tech from IIT Chennai and MBA (Finance)from IIM Kolkata.

Experience: Prior to joining ICICI Prudential AMC he has worked with Refco Sify Securities India Pvt. Ltd., HDFC Securities Ltd. and Yoha Securities.

Interviews:

Funds Managed:

— Vaibhav Dusad since 02-May-2020

Education: Mr. Dusad has done B.Tech, M.Tech and MBA

Experience: Prior to joining ICICI Prudential AMC Ltd, he has worked with Morgan Stanley, HSBC Global Banking and Markets, CRISIL, Zinnov Mangement Consulting and Citibank Singapore.

Funds Managed:


-0.32%

Change from previous, NAV as on 22-Jan-2021

Growth: ₹ 103.3100

Dividend: ₹ 50.6900


Investment Strategy

The scheme will seek long term capital appreciation by investing in equity and equity related securities of technology and technology dependent companies. A large share of the AUM will be invested in the stocks under the Benchmark Index, however, the scheme may also invest in other companies which form a part of Information Technology Services Industry.

Investment Details

Minimum Investment (₹) 5,000
Minimum Addl Investment (₹) 1,000
Minimum SIP Investment (₹) 100
Minimum No of Cheques 6
Minimum Withdrawal (₹) 1
Minimum Balance (₹) --
Exit Load 1% for redemption within 15 days

Basic Details

Fund House: ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund
Launch Date: 03-Mar-2000
Return Since Launch: 11.82%
Benchmark: S&P BSE IT TRI
Riskometer: Very High
Type: Open-ended
Assets: ₹ 1,185 Cr (As on 31-Dec-2020)
Expense: 2.53% (As on 31-Dec-2020)
Risk Grade: --
Return Grade: --
Turnover: 111.00%

Most Recent Dividends

Plan Record Date Dividend (₹ / Unit)  
Dividend29-Jul-20203.0000

 20-Feb-20193.0989
 20-Feb-20184.1000
 23-Feb-20172.7000
 19-Feb-20161.5000
 27-Feb-20153.0000
 21-Feb-20142.0000
 22-Feb-20132.0000

Contact Information

AMC: ICICI Prudential Asset Management Company Ltd

Address: One BKC , A Wing , 13th Floor, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai - 400051

Phone: 022-26525000 / 1800-222-999 / 1800-200-6666

Fax: 022-26528100

Email: [email protected]

Website: http://www.icicipruamc.com

Registrar & Transfer Agent: Computer Age Management Services Ltd.

Address: 7th Floor, Tower II, Rayala Towers, 158, Anna Salai, Chennai - 600002

Phone: 1800-3010-6767 / 1800-419-7676

Fax: 044-30407101

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.camsonline.com

Upcoming Video

VR Helpline

Will this bull run continue?

dateSaturday, 23-Jan-2021
time04:00 PM - 04:30 PM