13 January 2015

Role of Mutual Funds in Investor’s portfolios


Ashu SuyashChief Executive Officer
L&T Investment Management Limited

Ashu Suyash (CEO L&T Investment Ltd.)  gave overview of Global & Indian Mutual Fund Industry & how Mutual Funds can add values to Investors. 

Equity Mutual funds constitute approximately 21% of world Equity market capitalization. Increase in share of equity assets is on account of appreciation in asset prices and improved investor sentiment.

In coming years, mutual funds are also expected to provide access to real estate asset class through REITs. M/s Ashu supported the concept of SIP for effective wealth generation & availing tax benefits.


Today L&T has AUM of Rs.20,673 crores, consistent growth in assets by 96% since Dec 2012.