Wednesday, September 01, 2010 09:50 Hrs IST
DSP BlackRock MF Launches 12 Months Fund
NFO Period from 1 September to 8 September 2010
DSP BlackRock Mutual Fund has floated a new scheme named as DSP BlackRock FMP – 12M – Series 7, a close-ended income scheme. The tenure of the scheme is 12 months from the date of allotment. The New Fund Offer (NFO) price for the scheme is Rs 10 per unit. The new issue is open for subscription from 1 September and closes on 8 September 2010.
The primary investment objective of the scheme is to seek capital appreciation by investing in a portfolio of debt and money market securities. It is envisaged that the scheme will invest only in such securities which mature on or before the date of maturity of the schemes. The scheme may also use fixed income derivatives for hedging and portfolio balancing.
The scheme offers a choice of two options, growth option and dividend payout option.
The scheme would allocate up to 100% of assets in debt securities and money market securities with low risk profile. Debt securities may include securitized debts up to 100% of each scheme's net assets.
The minimum application amount is Rs 10000 and in multiples of Rs 10 thereafter.
The fund seeks to collect a minimum subscription (minimum target) amount of Rs 10 crore under the scheme during the NFO period.
Entry and exit load charge will be nil for the scheme. Units of scheme are proposed to be listed on the National Stock Exchange of India.
Benchmark Index for the scheme is CRISIL Short Term Bond Fund Index.
The fund manager of the scheme will be Mr. Dhawal Dalal.