Name of the Fund: Tata young citizens fund
Crisil Rank: NA
Category: Hybrid – Debt oriented aggressive
Expense Ratio: 2.82%
Risk Level: High
Benchmark: Crisil balanced
The investment objective of the scheme is to provide long term capital growth along with steady capital appreciation to its unit holders, while at all times emphasizing the importance of capital preservation.
Tata young citizens fund has made its inception in the year1995. It has delivered exceptional returns in these 8 years. It has beat consistently matched the benchmark cirisl balanced index in 1 year, 3 year as well as 5 year returns. Top equity holdings are TCS, Infosys, ITC, HDFC and HDFC bank.
The fund is exclusively for children in the age group 3 months – 18 years. It balances between equity and debt instruments to provide a balanced investment. Though the fund has done really for its investors, beware of the 3 year lock-in. This should not bother you if you are looking to invest for a long term for your child.