Franklin India Taxshield Fund (Equity, Equity Elss)

Moderately High
20 yrs 9 monthsStarted on:10 Apr 1999
₹ 4095.95 Cras on: 10 Dec 2019
Long Term Horizon
Capital Appreciation

Minimum Investment

  • ₹ 500.00 for Lumpsum

Investment Objective

The scheme seeks medium to long term growth of capital, with income tax rebate. The scheme invests in equities and there is an exposure to PSU Bonds and debentures and Money Market instruments.

Exit Load

w.e.f 03/08/2009 Entry Load - NIL; Exit Load: Nil

Scheme Documents

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TenureReturns (CAGR)
3 Month4.73
1 YR7.28
2 YR0.95
3 YR7.81

SIP Returns

TenureReturns (CAGR)
1 YR1.62
2 YR1.14
3 YR2.98
5 YR5.65
10 YR11.65


Company Name% Assets
Axis Bank Ltd.9.19
HDFC Bank Ltd.7.24
ICICI Bank Ltd.5.17
Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd.4.63
Grasim Industries Ltd.3.99
Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.3.83
Bharti Airtel Ltd.3.28
Infosys Ltd.3.26
National Thermal Power Corp. Ltd.2.86
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.2.79

Top Sectoral Holdings

Sector Name% Assets


Portfolio turnover ratio18.14
Standard Deviation11.72%
Sharpe Ratio0.28

R Janakiraman,Lakshmikanth Reddy

Mr. Janakiraman is a B.E and PGDM (Business Management).Mr. Reddy is a B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University, Hyderabad and also holds a PGDM from IIM-A.
Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Investments, he has worked with Indian Syntans Inv. Pvt. Ltd., Citicorp Information Tech Ltd. and UTI Securities Exchange Ltd.Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund he was associated with ICICI Pru Life Insurance Company Ltd. as Head-Equity (Jun 2004-Feb 2016), HSBC Capital Markets as Equity analyst (Apr 2003-May 2004), ABN Amro Asia Equities as Equity Analyst (Feb 2000-Mar 2003), UTI as Buy Side Analyst (Jun 1997-Feb 2000) and Crompton Greaves as Design Executive (Aug 1993-Jun 1995).