3 Year return

Launched on February 2016 (8 years)

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Scheme Information

Asset Under Management

₹5159.41 Cr.

Expense Ratio

0.67% (inclusive of GST)

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Fund Holdings


HDFC Mutual Fund Managers


Chirag Setalvad

Fund Manager since Feb 2016

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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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About HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity Plan Growth Direct Plan

The HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity Plan Direct-Growth emerges as a specialised Retirement Solutions mutual fund scheme from the trusted HDFC Mutual Fund. Aimed at aiding individuals in accumulating a significant corpus for their golden years, this fund harnesses the advantages of a diversified investment approach. One distinguishing feature is its lock-in period which extends for 5 years or until the investor reaches retirement age, whichever is earlier. Moreover, making it more attractive for long-term savers, investments in this fund can be eligible for tax benefits under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act.

Investment Objective of the Scheme

The primary ambition of the HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity Plan is to achieve a blend of capital appreciation and income generation over the long term. This is accomplished by judiciously investing in an assortment of equity and debt instruments. The ultimate goal is to facilitate investors in reaching their retirement objectives. However, as is the nature of investments there isn't an absolute guarantee that its investment goals will always be met.

Key Features of The Fund

5-year return 24.58%
Expense Ratio 0.67%
Fund Manager Chirag Setalvad
Fund Size ₹5159.41 Cr
Risk Profile Very High

Is This Scheme Right for Me?

The HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity Plan is ideally designed for individuals who are either planning their retirement or are keen on maintaining their existing retirement portfolio. Given the inherent equity exposure, the fund carries the typical market risks associated with equity investments. It's essential for investors to have a long-term outlook when considering this fund. However, talk to your financial advisor and do your own research before making a decision.

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 67671800 419 7676
Email hello@hdfcfund.com
Website https://www.hdfcfund.com/

Disclaimer: Mutual funds are subject to market risk. Read all scheme-related documents carefully to make informed-decision.

Your Guide Map for Investing

Investing without setting a financial goal takes out the aspect of clarity for an investor. Once a goal is set such as purchasing that dream car, you need to determine the optimum SIP amount vis a vis to the number of years of investing. Angel One's SIP calculator can serve as a map to guide you to take the smoothest road to your goals by finding the optimum balance between the variables affecting the SIP.


What is today's NAV of HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity?

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 Retirement Savings Fund Equity Jun 18 2024 is 54.143

What is the AUM of HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity?

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 Retirement Savings Fund Equity is 5159.41 crore.

What is the expense ratio of HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity?

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 Retirement Savings Fund Equity is 0.67%

What are the returns of HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity since inception?

The HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity was launched on Feb 05 2016. The fund has delivered a CAGR of 22.48 since inception.

What is the minimum SIP amount to invest in HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity?

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 Retirement Savings Fund Equity is 100.

How do I invest in HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity?

  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 Retirement Savings Fund Equity?

  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 Retirement Savings Fund Equity?

  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 Retirement Savings Fund Equity?

  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.