3 Year return

Launched on March 2014 (10 years)

Investment Details


Minimum SIP Amount


Minimum one time investment

Fund has no lock-in period

Calculate Returns

Based on past performance of this fund


Your Investment ₹3,00,000
  • Total Value


Your Investment
  • Total Value

Risk Involved


Your principal will be at

Moderately High Risk

Scheme Information

Asset Under Management

₹7859.27 Cr.

Expense Ratio

0.96% (inclusive of GST)

Exit Load

In respect of each purchase/switch-in of Units, 15% of the units (the limit) may be redeemed witout any exit load from the date of allotment. 1.00% - If redeemed/switched out within 12 months from the date of allotment. 0.50% - If redeemed/switched out after 12 months but within 18 months from the date of allotment. Nil - If redeemed/switched out after 18 months from the date of allotment.


ARQ Rating

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Tax Implications

Tax on gains as per your income tax bracket

Fund Holdings


HDFC Mutual Fund Managers


Shobhit Mehrotra

Fund Manager since Nov 2014

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Fund House Details

HDFC Mutual Fund

HDFC Mutual Fund Asset management company

AUM ₹676,798.02 Cr.
No. of Schemes 168
Setup Date NA

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Schemes by HDFC Mutual Fund

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About HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund Growth Direct Plan

HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund Growth Direct Plan is a Debt Mutual Fund Scheme managed by HDFC Mutual Fund. This scheme offers investors the opportunity to invest in a diverse portfolio of debt securities with varying maturities. The fund focuses on investing in corporate debt rated AA and below to generate income over time. It is designed to cater to investors looking for exposure to corporate debt instruments while understanding the associated credit risks.

Investment Objective of the Scheme

The investment objective of the HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund Growth Direct Plan is to generate income and capital appreciation. The fund aims to achieve this by predominantly investing in corporate debt instruments rated AA and below. By carefully selecting and managing its debt holdings, the scheme endeavours to strike a balance between generating attractive yields and managing credit risks. It is essential to note that investments in lower-rated debt securities come with an inherent risk, and the fund's performance is subject to fluctuations in credit quality and interest rate changes.

Key Features of The Fund

5-year return 7.86%
Expense Ratio 0.96%
Fund Manager Shobhit Mehrotra
Fund Size ₹7859.27 Cr
Risk Profile Moderately High

Is This Scheme Right for Me?

The suitability of HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund Growth Direct Plan depends on an investor's individual financial goals, risk tolerance, and investment horizon. As the scheme's portfolio contains varying maturities, it is sensitive to changes in interest rates. Investors with a lower risk appetite might consider funds with lower maturity and duration within the category.

AMC Contact Details

Name HDFC Mutual Fund
Launch Date July 2000
Addresss "HDFC House", 2nd Floor, H. T. Parekh Marg, 165-166, Backbay Reclamation, Churchgate, Mumbai - 400020
Contact 1800 3010 6767 1800 419 7676
Email hello@hdfcfund.com
Website https://www.hdfcfund.com/

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What is today's NAV of HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund?

NAV, or Net Asset Value, is the price of a single unit of a mutual fund. It is calculated by dividing the current value of holdings held by the mutual fund scheme at the end of the day by the total number of units issued. The NAV changes every day. The NAV of HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund Jul 19 2024 is 23.897

What is the AUM of HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund?

Short for Asset Under Management, AUM means the total assets held by a mutual fund scheme. The AUM of the fund changes every day based on the fluctuation in the price of the underlying assets. Fund houses don't update AUM on a daily basis. They only update it at the end of the month and release it within a few days of the following month. The AUM of HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund is 7859.27 crore.

What is the expense ratio of HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund?

The expense ratio is the annual charges you pay to the mutual fund house for managing your investments. It is a percentage of Assets Under Management. It is deducted from the fund’s returns. The expense ratio of HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund is 0.96%

What are the returns of HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund since inception?

The HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund was launched on Mar 06 2014. The fund has delivered a CAGR of 8.79 since inception.

What is the minimum SIP amount to invest in HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund?

A Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) in mutual funds allows you to invest small amounts periodically instead of a one-time investment. The frequency of investment can be monthly, quarterly, half-yearly or annually, as per your convenience. The minimum SIP for HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund is 100.

How do I invest in HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund?

  1. Make sure you are logged in to Angel One.
  2. Select the type of investment: SIP or one-time.
  3. In case of an SIP, select the amount and date and click ‘Start SIP’. In case of a one-time investment, enter just the amount.
  4. Proceed by clicking the pay button and choosing your mode of payment.
  5. Your portfolio will be updated with this investment in 3-5 working days.

How to start an SIP in HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund?

  1. Click on the ‘Invest’ button.
  2. Enter your desired SIP amount and the SIP date.
  3. You can uncheck the ‘Make first payment now’ box if you don’t want to make the payment right away.
  4. Choose your payment method between UPI and Net Banking.
  5. Make your payment.
  6. Your SIP is created.

How do I automate an SIP in HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund?

  1. Once you create an SIP, click on ‘Set up autopay’
  2. Select your desired verification method - debit card, net banking or Aadhar method credentials - and click on submit.
  3. Once you verify the OTP, your mandate request will be created.

How can I withdraw/redeem my investment in HDFC Credit Risk Debt Fund?

  1. Go to the ‘Investments’ section and click on the mutual fund scheme you want to withdraw.
  2. Enter the amount you want to withdraw and tap the ‘Withdraw’ button.
  3. Verify the details on the ‘Confirm withdraw’ screen.
  4. Select the bank account in which you want to receive the funds.
  5. You will receive your funds within three working days of placing the order.
  6. You can track your order in the ‘Orders’ section.