Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth

Debt
Direct
Corporate Bond
Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth

About the Fund

Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth is a debt fund. This fund was started on 1 January, 2013. The fund is managed by Umesh Sharma, Sachin Padwal-Desai. This fund is suitable to keep your money safe.

Key Parameters

  1. Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth has ₹771 Cr worth of assets under management (AUM) as on Dec 1969 and is less than category average.
  2. The fund has an expense ratio 0.2.

Returns

Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth has given a CAGR return of 8.34% since inception. Over the last 1, 3 and 5 years the fund has given a CAGR return of 7.25%, 5.68% and 6.47% respectively.

Holdings

Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth has allocated its funds majorly in Financial Services, Corporate, Government, Cash Equivalent. Its top holdings are 8% Govt Stock 2034, ICICI Home Finance Company Limited, Pipeline Infrastructure Ltd. 7.96%, National Housing Bank, Sikka Ports & Terminals Limited

Taxation

As it is a corporate bond mutual fund the taxation is as follows:
If the fund is debt oriented i.e. asset allocation of more than 65% in debt instruments:
For short term (less than 3 years) capital gains will be taxed at your income slab rate.
For long term (more than 3 years) capital gains will be taxed at 20% with indexation benefit.
Dividends will always be taxed at slab rate.

Investment objective of Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth

The investment objective of the Scheme is primarily to provide investors Regular income and Capital appreciation.

Minimum Investment and lockin period

Minimum investment for lump sum payment is INR 10000.00 and for SIP is INR 500.00. Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth has no lock in period.

Fund Performance
zero opening, trading, fund transfer fee
34 people have invested ₹ 1L in Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth in the last three months

Fund Overview

Expense ratio0.23%
Benchmark
CRISIL Short Term Bond Fund TR INR
AUM₹771 Cr
Inception Date1 January, 2013
Min Lumpsum/SIP₹10000/₹500
Exit Load0%
Lock InNo Lock-in
TurnOver
42.59%
Risk
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Low to Moderate Risk

Fund Distribution
as on (31-Dec-69)

  • Debt & Cash 99.7%

AAA
96.4%

AA
3.6%

Sector Allocation

Jun'24

May'24

Apr'24

Corporate
69.9%
Government
19.7%
Cash Equivalent
10.4%
All changes are between Oct'69 and Dec'69

as on (30-Jun-24)

  • Debt & Cash

Holdings
Weight%
1M Change
8% Govt Stock 2034
8% Govt Stock 2034
9.94%
0%
ICICI Home Finance Company Limited
ICICI Home Finance Company Limited
6.68%
0%
Pipeline Infrastructure Ltd. 7.96%
Pipeline Infrastructure Ltd. 7.96%
6.58%
0%
National Housing Bank
National Housing Bank
6.49%
0%
Sikka Ports & Terminals Limited
Sikka Ports & Terminals Limited
6.47%
0%

Umesh Sharma
Umesh Sharma
Fund Manager of Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth, since 4 June 2021
Sachin Padwal-Desai
Sachin Padwal-Desai
Fund Manager of Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth, since 4 June 2021

Mutual Fund Insights

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In the last 3 years, ICICI Prudential Corporate Bond Fund Direct Plan Growth has given 6.48% return, outperforming this fund by 0.8% per annum.
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In the last 1 year, HDFC Corporate Bond Fund -Direct Plan - Growth Option has given 7.88% return, outperforming this fund by 0.63%.
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In the last 5 years, Axis Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth has given 7.51% return, outperforming this fund by 1.04% per annum.
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This fund has one of the lowest expense ratio in the category (corporate bond). Its expense ratio is 0.23% which is lower than the category average expense ratio of 0.5%.

Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth Highlights

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Low to Moderate Risk

Investors understand that their principal will be at Low to Moderate Risk
About the fund

About the fund

This fund has delivered an average annual returns of 8.34% since inception which is more than its category average return of 5.54%
AUM size ₹771 Cr

AUM size ₹771 Cr

This fund has AUM of ₹771 Cr which is less than its category average of ₹ 6091 Cr
Expense Ratio 0.23%

Expense Ratio 0.23%

This fund has an expense ratio of 0.23% which is less than its category average expense ratio of 0.59%

Frequently Asked Questions

The current NAV of Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth is ₹98.09 as on 19-Jul-2024.
Existing (Absolute + CAGR) as on 19-Jul-2024.
Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth
Absolute Returns
CAGR Returns
1 Month Returns
0.72%
0.72%
6 Month Returns
3.9%
3.9%
1 Year Returns
7.25%
7.25%
3 Years Returns
18.03%
5.68%
5 Years Returns
36.81%
6.47%
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0.23% as on June 2024
₹771 Cr as on June 2024
8% Govt Stock 2034(9.94%), ICICI Home Finance Company Limited(6.68%), Pipeline Infrastructure Ltd. 7.96%(6.58%), National Housing Bank(6.49%), Sikka Ports & Terminals Limited(6.47%) as on June 2024
Corporate(71.24%), Government(25.45%), Cash Equivalent(3.31%) as on June 2024
Yield to Maturity is 7.77 as on June 2024. Yield to Maturity is the total return earned on your bond investments if you hold the bond investments till maturity & all bonds' proceeds are reinvested in it.
Modified Duration is 1.89 as on June 2024. Modified Duration tells the sensitivity of the price of a bond to a change in interest rate.
AAA
96.44
AA
3.56
Umesh Sharma, Sachin Padwal-Desai are the fund managers of Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth
The Exit load of Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund Direct Growth is 0%