Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G)


Sectoral / Thematic
  • NAV 30.96 (-0.45%)
  • Fund Size (Cr) ₹244.25
  • Expense Ratio 1.64
  • Scheme Type Active Fund
  • Value Research Stars
  • Minimum investment ₹5000
  • Minimum Additional Investment ₹1000
  • Minimum SIP Investment ₹100
  • Minimum Withdrawal ₹1000
  • Exit Load 1%
  • Return Since Launch 7.70%

Basic Details

Scheme Manager
Varun Sharma
Bench Mark
75% MSCI Asia (Ex-Japan) Standard Index + 25% Nifty 500 Index
Type
OPEN

Lumpsum Returns

  • Period Invested For
  • ₹10000 Invested on
  • Latest Value
  • Absolute Returns
  • Annualised Returns
  • Category Avg
  • Rank within Category
  • 1 Week
  • 05-Jul-24
  • 10139.31
  • 1.39%
  • -
  • 0.40%
  • 117/713
  • 1 Month
  • 12-Jun-24
  • 10652.92
  • 6.53%
  • -
  • 5.08%
  • 87/686
  • 3 Month
  • 12-Apr-24
  • 10989.03
  • 9.89%
  • -
  • 12.95%
  • 495/668
  • 6 Month
  • 12-Jan-24
  • 11923.37
  • 19.23%
  • -
  • 20.91%
  • 296/628
  • 1 Year
  • 12-Jul-23
  • 11158.46
  • 11.58%
  • 11.58%
  • 46.56%
  • 537/548
  • 3 Year
  • 12-Jul-21
  • 9369.03
  • -6.31%
  • -2.15%
  • 22.27%
  • 447/450
  • 5 Year
  • 12-Jul-19
  • 13430.40
  • 34.30%
  • 6.08%
  • 23.08%
  • 373/376
  • Since Inception
  • 01-Jan-13
  • 23534.24
  • 135.34%
  • 7.70%
  • 22.48%
  • 662/713

Note: Lumpsum Returns since Inception Date.

SIP Returns

  • Period Invested For
  • ₹10000 Invested on
  • Investments
  • Latest Value
  • Absolute Returns
  • Annualised Returns
  • 1 Year
  • 01-Aug-23
  • 120000
  • 136799.02
  • 14.00%
  • 14.00%
  • 3 Year
  • 02-Aug-21
  • 360000
  • 401779.49
  • 11.61%
  • 3.73%
  • 5 Year
  • 01-Aug-19
  • 600000
  • 676285.80
  • 12.71%
  • 2.42%
  • 10 Year
  • 01-Aug-14
  • 1200000
  • 1674289.60
  • 39.52%
  • 3.39%

Note: SIP Returns since Inception Date.

Tax Treatment

If sold after 1 year from purchase date, long term capital gain tax will be applicable. Current tax rate is 10%, if your total long term capital gain exceeds 1 lakh. Any cess/surcharge is not included.If sold before 1 year from purchase date, short term capital gain tax will be applicable. Current tax rate is 15%. Any cess/surcharge is not included in the 15%.

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Risk Ratios

  • Standard Deviation
    5.09%
  • Beta
    0.42%
  • Sharpe Ratio
    -0.66%
  • Treynor’s Ratio
    0.02%
  • Jension’s Alpha
    -14.05%

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Top 10 stock holding in portfolio

  • Stock Invested in
  • % of Total Holdings
  • Quantity
  • Value (Cr)
  • Asset Type
  • Segment
  • ICICI Bank
  • 5.99%
  • 121943
  • 14.63
  • Equity
  • Banks
  • HDFC Bank
  • 4.44%
  • 64399
  • 10.84
  • Equity
  • Banks
  • Reliance Industr
  • 3.27%
  • 25515
  • 7.99
  • Equity
  • Refineries
  • Larsen & Toubro
  • 3.23%
  • 22217
  • 7.88
  • Equity
  • Infrastructure Developers & Operators
  • Zomato Ltd
  • 2.68%
  • 326956
  • 6.56
  • Equity
  • E-Commerce/App based Aggregator
  • Indian Hotels Co
  • 2.30%
  • 89727
  • 5.61
  • Equity
  • Hotels & Restaurants
  • United Spirits
  • 2.29%
  • 43899
  • 5.60
  • Equity
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Oberoi Realty
  • 2.26%
  • 31199
  • 5.51
  • Equity
  • Realty
  • HDFC Life Insur.
  • 2.08%
  • 85485
  • 5.09
  • Equity
  • Insurance
  • Tata Consumer
  • 2.04%
  • 45386
  • 4.98
  • Equity
  • Plantation & Plantation Products

Peer Comparison

  • Scheme Name
  • Value Research
  • Asset Size (Cr)
  • 1M
  • 3M
  • 6M
  • 1Y
  • 3Y
  • Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G)
  • Stars
  • 244.25
  • 6.53%
  • 9.89%
  • 19.23%
  • 11.58%
  • -2.15%
  • HDFC Defence Fund - Direct (G)
  • Stars
  • 3665.95
  • 13.15%
  • 38.76%
  • 57.35%
  • 132.98%
  • -
  • HDFC Defence Fund - Direct (IDCW)
  • Stars
  • 3665.95
  • 13.15%
  • 38.76%
  • 57.35%
  • 132.98%
  • -
  • Invesco India PSU Equity Fund - Direct (G)
  • Stars
  • 1362.76
  • 7.96%
  • 22.95%
  • 45.37%
  • 97.27%
  • 43.40%
  • Invesco India PSU Equity Fund - Direct (IDCW)
  • Stars
  • 1362.76
  • 7.94%
  • 22.94%
  • 45.33%
  • 97.19%
  • 43.34%
  • SBI PSU Fund - Direct (G)
  • Stars
  • 3694.68
  • 5.84%
  • 14.98%
  • 38.39%
  • 97.10%
  • 42.93%

News

  • Franklin Templeton MF Announces change in fund manager under Ten schemes Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund has announced change in fund manager under the following schemes, with effect from April 30, 2024.

    Change in Fund Manager:

    Name of the Scheme Existing Fund Managers New Fund Manager(s)
    Franklin India Overnight Fund ? Pallab Roy

    ? Umesh Sharma

    ? Pallab Roy

    ? Chandni Gupta

    Franklin India Liquid Fund ? Pallab Roy

    ? Umesh Sharma

    ? Pallab Roy

    ? Chandni Gupta

    Franklin India Money Market Fund ? Pallab Roy

    ? Umesh Sharma

    ? Rahul Goswami

    ? Chandni Gupta

    ? Pallab Roy

    ? Rahul Goswami

    Franklin India Floating Rate Fund ? Pallab Roy

    ? Umesh Sharma

    ? Sandeep Manam

    ? Pallab Roy

    ? Chandni Gupta

    ? Sandeep Manam

    Franklin India Banking & PSU Debt Fund ? Umesh Sharma

    ? Chandni Gupta

    ? Anuj Tagra

    ? Sandeep Manam

    ? Chandni Gupta

    ? Anuj Tagra

    ? Sandeep Manam

    Franklin India Pension Plan ? Umesh Sharma

    ? Pallab Roy

    ? Rajasa Kakulavarapu

    ? Varun Sharma

    ? Anuj Tagra

    ? Pallab Roy

    ? Rajasa Kakulavarapu

    ? Varun Sharma

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  • Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund Announces change in benchmark under its schemes Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund has announced changes in the benchmark indices below. The mentioned schemes shall stand changed effective April 01, 2024.

    Changes in Benchmark Index:

    Scheme Name Existing Benchmark New Benchmark
    Franklin India Overnight Fund CRISIL Liquid Overnight Index NIFTY 1D Rate Index
    Franklin India Liquid Fund Tier I - CRISIL Liquid Debt B-I Index

    Tier II - CRISIL Liquid Debt AI Index

    NIFTY Liquid Index A-I
    Franklin India Money Market Fund Tier I - NIFTY Money Market Index B-I

    Tier II - NIFTY Money Market Index A-I

    NIFTY Money Market Index A-I
    Franklin India Corporate Debt Fund NIFTY Corporate Bond Index B-III NIFTY Corporate Bond Index A-II
    Franklin India Banking and PSU Debt Fund NIFTY Banking & PSU Debt Index Nifty Banking & PSU Debt Index A-II
    Franklin India Floating Rate Fund CRISIL Low Duration Debt Index NIFTY Short Duration Debt Index A-II

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Fund House Details & Investment Objective

  • Date of Incorporation 01-Jan-2013
  • Total AUM (Cr) ₹244.25

Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is an Sectoral / Thematic-oriented fund from the renowned AMC, Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund. Launched in Jan 2013, this fund is managed by Varun Sharma. With assets under management (AUM) worth ₹244.25 (Cr), as of 12-Jul-2024, Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is categorized as a Sectoral / Thematic within its segment. The fund has generated a return of 7.70% since its launch.
The current NAV of Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is ₹30.96, as on 12-Jul-2024. The fund’s benchmark index is 75% MSCI Asia (Ex-Japan) Standard Index + 25% Nifty 500 Index. You can invest in Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) via both lumpsum and SIP modes. The minimum SIP amount in the fund is ₹100 while the minimum lumpsum investment is ₹5000.
Being an open-ended fund, you can exit the fund anytime subject to applicable exit loads:
1.00% - If redeemed within 1 years from the date of allotment. Nil - If redeemed after 1 years from the date of allotment.
The fund has generated -2.15% and 6.08% CAGR in the last 3 and 5 years respectively.

The fund aims to provide long-term capital appreciation and growth, by investing in a mix of financial instruments 41.04% in Equity and 58.96% in cash and cash equivalents
The top 5 sectors the fund invests in are: 57.78% in Others, 10.32% in Banks, 3.68% in Construction, 3.55% in Petroleum Products and 2.67% in Retailing.

FAQs on Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G)

Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is a popular fund in the Sectoral / Thematic segment. The fund has generated a return of 7.70% since inception. Looking to invest in Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G)? How about earning 1% extra return? All this is possible with m.Stock! Investing in Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is super easy and convenient with m.Stock. Here’s how you can begin:

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  • In the ‘Menu’ section, under ‘Products’, select ‘Mutual Funds’ .
  • In the search bar, enter the fund name, in this case, Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G)
  • On the top right corner you’ll see two options – Lumpsum and SIP. You can choose either based on your risk appetite and available investible corpus.
  • If you choose to invest a Lumpsum: Enter amount, select payment mode (UPI or Netbanking), and click on ‘invest a lumpsum’. Make the payment and your lumpsum investment is complete.
  • If you choose the SIP route, then enter SIP amount, SIP date, and set up ‘Autopay’ facility.

So, why wait? Invest in Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) today and reap the benefits of this Sectoral / Thematic fund!

In the short term, i.e., 1 year, Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) has generated annualised return of 11.58%. In the long-term, the fund has generated -2.15% and 6.08% in 3 and 5 years respectively. Since its inception, the fund has generated 7.70% returns.

The expense ratio of Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) Direct Growth is 1.64%. Expense ratio is the fees payable by investors of the scheme towards management, research and overall upkeep of the fund. The higher the expense ratio, the lower is the in-hand return for the investor. Expense ratio for direct plans is lower than regular plans, making them ideal for investors.

The Assets Under Management (AUM) of Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is ₹244.25 (Cr) as of 12 July 2024. AUM shows the fund’s popularity and is often indicative of fund strength.

Redeeming or selling units of Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is relatively simple. But before you redeem, ensure that the fund has completed the minimum lock-in period else you will be charged an exit load.

To redeem from Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G):

  • Login to your m.Stock account
  • In portfolio, your mutual fund investments will be visible under ‘MF’
  • Select the fund you wish to redeem from (in this case Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G)).
  • Click on ‘Redeem’ button
  • You have 2 options – redeem by units and redeem by value (you can only redeem free units)
  • Select units to be redeemed and click on submit.
  • Redemption value will be credited to your account in 2-3 working days (as per timelines set by SEBI).

Yes, you can invest both lumpsum and SIP in Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G). Minimum lumpsum investment Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is ₹5000 and minimum SIP amount is ₹100. Lumpsum option is ideal for investors with higher investible corpus and market experience. SIP option is recommended for retail investors who do not have the time or expertise to time the market.

The latest NAV (Net Asset Value) of Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) is ₹30.96 as on 12 July 2024.

The 5 biggest stock holdings of Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) are:
ICICI Bank (5.99%), HDFC Bank (4.44%), Reliance Industr (3.27%), Larsen & Toubro (3.23%), Zomato Ltd (2.68%)

A majority of Franklin Asian Equity Fund - Direct (G) 's AUM worth ₹244.25 (Cr) is invested in these 3 top sectors:

  • Others: 57.78%
  • Banks: 10.32%
  • Construction: 3.68%

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