What is the difference between Mutual Fund and SIP?
Mutual Funds are investment instruments that
collect investors money and invest in various securities in order to get
returns on the investments. The money invested is managed by a professional
SIP is just a way of investing a fixed amount
in mutual funds on a regular basis. You are allocated a certain number of units
based on the ongoing market rate (called NAV or net asset value) for the
day.Every time you invest money, additional units of the scheme are purchased
at the market rate and added to your account. Hence, units are bought at
different rates and investors benefit from Rupee-Cost Averaging and the Power
You can also invest in mutual funds as a one -
time investment which is also called lumpsum. Every mutual fund scheme is available in two
variants - direct and regular. Direct schemes are bought directly from the AMC
and do not involve any intermediary.
Direct schemes have a lower expense ratio since
no commission is paid to the distributor. So you get more returns compared to
How to Unpledge mutual fund?
Currently to unpledge mutual fund units, the customer will have to raise a ticket HERE with a request to unpledge with relevant details. The cutoff time for unpledge will be 3:30pm. Request placed after 3:30pm will be processed on the next day. The ...
How to add funds in the Mutual Fund Ledger?
You can add funds in the Mutual Fund Ledger using the following ways: 1. UPI You can add funds using UPI ID linked to the selected bank account. There are no additional charges for payments through UPI. Follow the steps: Login to 5paisa Mobile App >> ...
Can I get Limits to trade against my Mutual Fund Holdings?
Yes. You can. Depending on the type of mutual funds and their features, we have categorized Schemes, where the holdings can be used to give you an additional limit to trade in Equity markets. The limit provided will be a percentage of the holding ...
What is pledging in Mutual fund?
Customers can now pledge their mutual funds for collateral margins. The margin received from pledging i.e. collateral margin can be used for trading Equity Intraday, futures and options writing.
How can I start an SIP and can I shift my existing SIPs to 5paisa?
Investment in SIP can be done via below platforms: From 5Paisa Mobile App: Start an SIP by choosing schemes from our categorized baskets: Select a scheme >> Click on start SIP >> Enter amount and SIP Date >> Select SIP Period >> Proceed to Pay You ...