Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund Of Funds - Conservative Plan - Direct Plan

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Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund Of Funds - Conservative Plan - Direct Plan

An open ended fund of fund scheme investing in schemes of Bandhan Mutual Fund - equity funds and debt funds excluding Gold ETF

Fund of FundsInception Date:11/02/2010
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What is an Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - Conservative Plan?

Asset allocation funds are a type of mutual fund scheme that attempts to create a portfolio for an investor based on their risk tolerance and investment portfolio. Asset allocation mutual funds invest across different asset classes and aim to create a diversified portfolio.

Fund of Funds (FoF) invests in other mutual funds with different asset allocations. This diversification may help investors potentially mitigate risks.

Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - Conservative Plan invests across Bandhan equity and debt funds. The conservative plan adopts a conservative investment approach and is classified as a moderately high-risk investment option. This fund is mandated to invest 10%-30% of its corpus in equity funds. As a moderately risky investment, a larger corpus of the fund, 35%-90%, is allocated to debt funds.

For further diversification, Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund of Fund - Conservative Plan may invest a maximum of 30% in gold/Commodity based funds and up to 5% of the fund's corpus may be invested in debt and money market securities.

Although diversification may potentially reduce risk, Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund of Fund - Conservative Plan may be vulnerable to certain risks including market risk, credit risk, interest rate risk, risk of rating migration etc.

The diversification of assets in an asset allocation mutual fund of fund may potentially benefit investors seeking diversification in their portfolio. Moreover, the returns may be optimal in the long-term. The effect of poor performance of one asset class may potentially be lowered due to the diversified portfolio of the fund.

  • Min Investment 1,000
  • Min SIP Amount 100
  • Exit Load

    If redeemed/switched out within 365 days from the date of allotment:
    ->Upto 10% of investment:Nil,
    ->For remaining investment: 1% of applicable NAV.
    If redeemed / switched out after 365 days from date of allotment: Nil. (w.e.f. May 08, 2020)

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Annualised Returns(as on 29th Feb, 2024)12.52%1yr7.32%3yr7.50%5yr
NAV 29.9980 as on 04/03/20241 Day Change: 0.03(0.09%)

Scheme is suitable for a minimum investment horizon of 3 years

Tier 1 Benchmark : CRISIL Hybrid 85+15 - Conservative IndexAlternate Benchmark : CRISIL 10 Year Gilt Index

Performance as on 31st January 2024

Scheme NamesCAGR Returns (%)Current value of Investment of 10,000
1 year3 year5 year10 year11/02/2010 Since inception1 year3 year5 year10 year11/02/2010 Since inception
Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - Conservative Plan - Regular Plan - Growth12.527.327.508.348.0811,25212,36414,36022,29029,623
11.037.129.149.628.7311,10312,29015,48925,07832,222
8.253.355.987.036.2310,82511,03813,37019,73923,287
^ Tier 1 Benchmark   |   ^^ Alternate Benchmark   |   ^^^ Tier 2 Benchmark

This fund is managed by Mr. Viraj Kulkarni (w.e.f 07/01/2022)

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Past performance may or may not be sustained in future.
Regular and Direct Plans have different expense structure. Direct Plan shall have a lower expense ratio excluding distribution expenses, commission expenses etc.

Taxation:

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Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund of Funds Conservative Plan

(Scheme Risk-o-meter)

Investors understand that their principal will be at Moderately High Risk.

CRISIL Hybrid 85+15 - Conservative Index

(Tier 1 Benchmark Risk-o-meter)

This product is suitable for investors who are seeking* :

  • To generate capital appreciation and income over long term.
  • Investment in different Bandhan Mutual Fund schemes based on a defined asset allocation model.

Who Should Invest in Asset Allocation Mutual Fund of Funds - Conservative Plan?

AssetAallocation fund of funds may be suitable for investors seeking a diversified investment portfolio. Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - Conservative Plan invests across Bandhan equity, debt and commodity-based mutual funds, allocating a greater corpus towards debt funds. This asset allocation strategy may help reduce the potential risk level.

Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund of Fund - Conservative Plan is classified as a moderately high-risk fund. This fund may be suitable for investors with a moderately high-risk appetite seeking long-term capital appreciation and income.

FAQs on Asset Allocation Fund of Fund - Conservative Plan

What is the meaning of an Asset Allocation Fund of Fund - Conservative plan?

An Asset Allocation fund of fund invests in other mutual funds across asset classes. Bandhan Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - conservative plan adopts a conservative investment strategy and is mandated to invest between 35%-90% of its corpus in debt funds. A maximum of 30% can be invested in equity funds, including off-shore equity funds.

What are the advantages of Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - Conservative plan?

A Fund of Fund (FoF) allows investors to diversify their portfolios by investing in funds across asset classes. This diversification may potentially help mitigate risk. Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - conservative plan may be suitable for investors with a moderately high-risk tolerance, seeking potentially long-term capital appreciation and income.

Are Asset Allocation Funds of Funds - Conservative plan risky?

Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - Conservative plan are relatively less risky as a larger corpus of the fund is invested in debt. However, they are vulnerable to market risks, credit risk, interest rate risks etc. Investors must read all scheme-related documents carefully and consult a financial advisor before investing.

Should you invest in Asset Allocation Funds - Conservative plan for the short term?

No, Asset Allocation Fund of Funds - Conservative plans may potentially suit investors with a long-term investment horizon. They aim to generate capital appreciation and income over the long term.

Who should invest in Asset Allocation Funds of Funds - Conservative plan?

Asset Allocation Fund of Funds are suitable for investors seeking diversification in their financial portfolio. Bandhan Asset Allocation FoF may be suitable for investors with a moderate risk tolerance, seeking investments in both, equity and debt. This fund has the potential to generate long-term capital appreciation and income.

*Investors should consult their financial advisers if in doubt about whether the product is suitable for them.