Principal Short Term Fund (Debt, Debt Short Duration)

16 yrs 10 monthsStarted on:13 May 2003
₹ 134.71 Cras on: 25 Feb 2020
Mid Term & Long Horizon
Income Generation

Minimum Investment

  • ₹ 5000.00 for Lumpsum

Investment Objective

The fund aims to generate income and capital appreciation from a portfolio of debt and money market instruments. The fund can be slotted between a cash fund and a bond fund.

Exit Load

Exit Load : 0.50% if redeemed within 60 days from the date of allotment; Nil if redeemed after 60 days from the date of allotment.

Scheme Documents

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TenureReturns (CAGR)
1 Month1.33
3 Month2.26
2 YR2.84
3 YR3.72

SIP Returns

TenureReturns (CAGR)
1 YR2.74
2 YR2.14
3 YR2.69
5 YR4.17
10 YR6.29


Company Name% Assets
National Thermal Power Corp. Ltd. 27/05/2021 8.10%7.6
Indian Railway Finance Corpn. Ltd. 28/02/2024 8.25%7.04
Ultratech Cement Ltd. 06/08/2021 7.57%6.78
GOI 08/04/2026 7.27%6.14
Reliance Industries Ltd. 31/08/2022 7.00%5.59
National Bank For Agriculture & Rural Development 8.50%5.44
Indian Railway Finance Corpn. Ltd. 25/03/2029 8.30%3.88
Export-Import Bank Of India 29/10/2025 8.02%3.88
GOI 11/01/2026 7.59%3.87
GOI 28/01/2024 7.32%3.84

Top Sectoral Holdings

Sector Name% Assets


Standard Deviation5.63%

Gurvinder Singh Wasan

Mr. Wasan is a Chartered Accountant, CFA and Master of Commerce from Mumbai University.
Prior to joining Principal Mutual Fund, he has worked with Crisil Ltd. and ICICI Bank Ltd.

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