HDFC Gilt Fund

The fund details shown here are of the Growth Plan option and belongs to the Debt, Gilt Fund category.

The NAV for HDFC Gilt Fund Fund is 50.960 as of 19 Jun 2024. NAV or Net Asset Value, is a crucial metric in the context of mutual funds. It represents the per - unit market value of a mutual fund scheme. NAV is calculated by the fund house on every business day and is a key factor in determining the value of an investor's holdings in the mutual fund.

This fund has given 5.11% annualized return for the last 3 years.

At present HDFC Gilt Fund has not been rated by us.

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Below table shows comparison of HDFC Gilt Fund with respect to the investments in Fixed Deposit and Gold for the Total investment of 36,000 over the period of 3 years.

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Fund Information

  • As of 31 Jan 2024, fund size of HDFC Gilt Fund is 2,426.52 Cr.

  • HDFC Gilt Fund shown here is of Growth plan.

  • The Total Expense Ratio (TER) of the fund is 0.89%. The Total Expense Ratio (TER) is a measure that represents the total costs associated with managing and operating a mutual fund as a percentage of its average Assets under Management (AUM). It provides an insight into the overall expenses they will incur by investing in the fund.

  • HDFC Gilt Fund is an Debt oriented mutual fund in the - Gilt Fund category.

  • Nifty 50 Arbitrage Index is the benchmark for HDFC Gilt Fund. A benchmark for a mutual fund serves as a standard for performance comparison, helping investors assess how well the fund is meeting its objectives and how it fares against relevant market indicators. Investors often compare the fund's performance with the benchmark as well as its peers.

  • The inception date of a mutual fund refers to the date when the fund was first established and began operations. It is the starting point from which the fund's performance, returns, and other key metrics are calculated. The fund was started on 01 Jul 2001 as at present it is 23 years old fund.

  • Name of the AMC is HDFC Mutual Fund. Click here to know more about HDFC Mutual Fund.

Fund Managed By

Fund managers make investment decisions, optimizing returns and managing risks for portfolios. Responsibilities include market analysis, performance monitoring. HDFC Gilt Fund managed by following fund manager(s);

How does the Return Comparison of the HDFC Gilt Fund fare against peer funds in the Gilt fund category?

Peer fund returns can vary based on the collaborative nature and specific strategies employed by fund managers of these funds listed in below table, often showcasing different risk-return profiles compared to strategy adopted by HDFC Gilt Fund. Below table demonstrate the returns generated by some peer funds and compare tho this fund and average return generate by the Debt, Gilt fund category these peer funds belongs to.

Fund Name 1 Week 1 Month 3 Months 6 Months 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
Category Best 0.53% 1.26% 6.49% 6.49% 8.08% 5.17% 5.62% 8.42% 9.10%
Category Average 0.42% 0.93% 5.19% 5.19% 6.88% 3.97% 4.31% 7.41% 8.09%
HDFC Gilt Fund 0.44% 1.21% 2.41% 4.42% 7.43% 7.66% 5.11% 5.90% 7.47%
SBI Magnum Gilt Fund 0.55% 1.32% 2.55% 4.92% - - - - -
SBI Magnum Gilt Fund 0.55% 1.32% 2.55% 4.92% - - - - -
ICICI Prudential Gilt Fund 0.29% 0.90% 2.04% 4.09% 7.90% 8.69% 6.13% 7.38% 8.48%
DSP Government Securities Fund 0.80% 1.73% 2.70% 5.95% 8.79% 8.36% 5.99% 7.32% 8.31%
Bandhan Government Securities Fund - Investment Plan 0.97% 2.03% 3.01% 6.79% 9.40% 8.58% 5.66% 7.15% 8.42%

Fund Portfolio Details

Portfolio details of a fund generally refer to a comprehensive breakdown of the investments held within a specific investment vehicle, such as a mutual fund or exchange-traded fund (ETF). Portfolio details of HDFC Gilt Fund are shown below;

Equity -

Debt 96.99%

Others 3.01%

Top Holdings

Name of the InstrumentHolding Percentage
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA 33298 GOI 14AG33 7.18 FV RS 100 18.80%
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA 32584 GOI 06FB33 7.26 FV RS 100 9.94%
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA 33234 GOI 24JL37 7.18 FV RS 100 7.80%
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA 32846 GOI 17AP30 7.17 FV RS 100 7.44%
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA 31909 GOI 22AG32 7.26 FV RS 100 7.04%
Others 48.98%

Allocation by Instruments

Type of the InstrumentHolding Percentage

Portfolio Holdings shown is as of 31 Jan 2024


Investors understand that their principal
will be at Moderate risk