What Are Debt Funds?

What Is the Meaning of Debt Funds?

How Do Debt Funds Work?

Who Should Invest in Debt Funds?

What Are the Different Types of Debt Funds?

What Are Debt Fund Returns?

 

Debt fund returns are the interests that investors earn by investing in government securities, bonds, and other fixed-income instruments.

For a clearer understanding of returns on debt funds, take a look at the past performance of the best type of debt funds in 2021 (source):

Mutual Fund

3-Year Returns

5-Year Returns

ICICI Prudential Multicap Fund

18.17%

13.57%

DSP Government Securities Fund

11.46%

8.51%

IDFC Government Securities Fund – Constant Maturity Plan

11.66%

9.69%

Nippon India Nivesh Lakshya Fund

11.79%

NA

Edelweiss Government Securities Fund

11.35%

8.62%

*data as on 21 October 2021 and is subject to change.

What Are the Different Risk Factors in Debt Funds?

Points to Consider Before Investing in Debt Funds

Frequently Asked Questions