3 Year return

Launched on January 2013 (11 years)

Investment Details


Minimum SIP Amount


Minimum one time investment

Fund has no lock-in period

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Your Investment ₹3,00,000
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Risk Involved


Your principal will be at

High Risk

Scheme Information

Asset Under Management

₹2041.53 Cr.

Expense Ratio

0.18% (inclusive of GST)

Exit Load

1.00% - If Units are redeemed / switched-out within 15 days from the date of allotment. Nil - If Units are redeemed / switched-out after 15 days from the date of allotment.


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Fund Holdings


HDFC Mutual Fund Managers


Krishan Kumar Daga

Fund Manager since Oct 2022

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Fund House Details

HDFC Mutual Fund

HDFC Mutual Fund Asset management company

AUM ₹617,677.76 Cr.
No. of Schemes 167
Setup Date NA

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Schemes by HDFC Mutual Fund

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About HDFC Gold Fund Direct Plan

HDFC Gold Fund Direct Plan, offered by HDFC Mutual Fund, is a gold exchange traded fund (ETF) managed by HDFC Mutual Fund. It is a type of mutual fund that invests in physical gold or gold-related instruments. The fund's objective is to provide investors with a convenient and cost-effective way to invest in gold. The fund offers facilities like open-ended investments, no lock-in period, and low associated fees. The expense ratio of the HDFC Gold Fund Direct Plan is lower than the category average.

Investment Objective of the Scheme

The objective of the fund is to generate long-term capital appreciation from gold ETF investments. The average investment period suggested for the fund is 3 years and above. The HDFC Gold Fund allows investors to get exposure to gold and related securities without buying the metal directly. It invests in HGETF, which invests in 0.995 gold bullion.

Key Features of The Fund

5-year return 15.92%
Expense Ratio 0.18%
Fund Manager Krishan Kumar Daga
Fund Size ₹2041.53 Cr
Risk Profile High

Is This Scheme Right for Me?

You may consider investing in the fund if you are prepared to invest for an average of 3 years. It is also suitable for investors who want to diversify their portfolio with a non-correlated asset. It lets you get exposure to gold ETFs, which trade on the stock exchange. The risk of investing in the fund is moderately high. Hence, make sure to evaluate your risk appetite and overall financial goals before investing.

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 Gold 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 Gold Fund Jun 19 2024 is 22.966

What is the AUM of HDFC Gold 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 Gold Fund is 2041.53 crore.

What is the expense ratio of HDFC Gold 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 Gold Fund is 0.18%

What are the returns of HDFC Gold Fund since inception?

The HDFC Gold Fund was launched on Jan 01 2013. The fund has delivered a CAGR of 6.54 since inception.

What is the minimum SIP amount to invest in HDFC Gold 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 Gold Fund is 100.

How do I invest in HDFC Gold 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 Gold 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 Gold 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 Gold 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.