Mutual funds growing at rate of 15 per cent: Kotak Mutual Fund

“Mutual funds are growing at a rate of 15 per cent annually in the country,” KMF National Head. The Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) is gaining immense popularity among investors. SIP has been a key focus area at KMF. Our SIP books have grown almost 10 times in the last three years. “Indian mutual fund industry is in a growth phase with investors willing to test equity mutual funds. The Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) is gaining immense popularity among investors as an efficient tool for regular and disciplined investments. With SIP, one need not worry about market volatility or timing of market,” he said.

Expect home loan segment to grow by 35-40% for FY18: Indiabulls Housing Finance

76 percent of the home loan market is now below Rs 25 lakh and our average ticket size as a company for home loans is Rs 24 lakh said Gagan Banga, Vice Chairman & Managing Director. Continue to grow at between 35 percent and 40 percent and book will grow by around 30-31 percent and home loan specifically will grow between 35 percent and 40 percent, said Banga. ( Moneycontrol )

By 2020, Yes bank will be the top three credit card with 15-18 %...

“ By fiscal year 2020, we will be the top three credit card players of the country with 15-18 % market share,” said Pralay Mondal, senior group president of retail and business banking of Yes bank. Yes Bank will be offering interest rate of minimum 1.2% per month on its credit cards for which high networth customers are eligible. The industry average stands at 3.4% per month. As on March 2016, there are 24.50 million credit cards in the country with HDFC Bank Ltd. leading the chart at 7.28 million, followed by ICICI Bank Ltd at 3.65 million and SBI Bank Ltd at 3.62 million. Mondal said that “market share is skewed which provides opportunity for us. The current credit penetration is 2% in the country which is expected to be 5% in next five years. The incremental 3% growth provides huge opportunity for new players like us.