Investor flow into equity mutual funds at Rs 20,308 cr in November

Monthly SIP inflow is Rs 6,000 crore, with a little over 1.75 million accounts

Mutual fund

Equity mutual funds (MFs) saw net investor inflow of Rs 20,308 crore in November, despite weakness in the stock market. This is the second time after August that equity schemes got monthly inflow in excess of Rs 20,000 crore. The average inflow for the previous four months was Rs 18,900 crore. With this, total inflow for the year is Rs 1.36 lakh crore, highest yet in a calendar year. The total of equity assets is Rs 8.3 lakh crore or 37 per cent of assets under management (AUM) in the sector, which also rose to a record Rs 22.8 lakh crore at the end of November. Overall AUM ...