CONTENTS:- The Object and Plan of Study; Methodology of the Study; Conceptual and Contextual Analysis of Mutual Funds; Regulatory Framework of Mutual Funds: An Analytical Review; Investment Policy and Operations of Mutual Funds: An Empirical Analysis; Valuation and Pricing of Mutual Fund Units: An Empirical Analysis; Rate of Return on Mutual Fund Schemes: An Empirical Analysis; Risk Adjusted Performance of Mutual Fund Schemes: An Empirical Analysis; Summary and Conclusions.
Mutual funds mopped up a large quantum of household savings in India and emerged as an important institutional investor in the capital market. The present book is a curtain raiser on the state of Indian Mutual Funds. The book is focusing on evaluation of mutual fund schemes in the risk-return frame work and also covers Investment policy, Regulation and Pricing of Mutual Funds. It is first and foremost comprehensive study on Indian Mutual funds. Risk adjusted performance evaluation of mutual funds is being done by applying Sharpe, Jensen and Treynor ratios. The study also evaluates the performance of fund managers in selection of scripts.