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Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF) Review

The Quantum Asset Management Company has come out with another Exchange Traded Fund. Seems like all the AMC are now aware of the benefits of Exchange Traded Fund (ETF’s). At the same time, the investors are now becoming aware of this efficient mode of investments and hence the asset management companies are trying to capitalize on this new ETF product boom. Quantum Index Fund QIF ETF
The latest one to join the bandwagon is the Quantum AMC, which has come out with its latest ETF offering in the name of Quantum Index Fund (ETF).
What is Quantum Index Fund (ETF) and which benchmark index will it be tracking?
The Quantum Index Fund (QIF) is an Open Ended Fund, which will be listed on the National Stock Exchange in the form of an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) tracking the S&P CNX Nifty Index.

What are the issue open dates for the NFO period of Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF)?
Applicants can apply for this Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF) between 9th June and 20th June 2008.

What are the charges and management fee for Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF)?
The investment management fee for the QIF is 0.25% and the total estimated expense ratio is 0.75% per annum, one of the lowest in India – as claimed by Quantum AMC.

What are the entry load and exit load for Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF)?
There are no entry load and exit load charges. Once the ETF shares of Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF) start trading, the standard brokerage will apply and that will depend upon your broker.

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How will be the asset allocation in Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF)?
90% to 100% of the money will be allocated to the stocks covered in S&P Nifty index. Remaining 0% to 10% will be in the cash money market instruments for liquidity purpose.

What is the minimum investment values for Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF)?
Minimum investment of Rs. 5,000 and further in multiples of Rs. 1,000 are accepted in Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF)

Any tax benefit available within Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF)?
No tax benefit is vailable within Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF).

Any SIP or Systematic Investment Plan scheme available within Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF)?
No SIP plan is available within Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF). But it will be easier for investors to invest by buying shares of Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF) as per their own convenience.

How to apply for Quantum Index Fund (QIF ETF) during the NFO period?
Quantum Mutual Fund follows a direct-to-investor approach. During the NFO, investors can download the application form from Offical Quantum Site (PDF file in New Window). You can also call on toll free number 1-800-22-3863(BSNL/MTNL) or 022-22829414 and request the application form. Email: Info@QuantumAMC.com and postal address:
Quantum AMC Pvt. Ltd., #107, 1st Floor, Regent Chambers, Nariman Point, Mumbai 400021
Application forms are also available at designated offices of HDFC Bank,Deutsche Bank,BNP Paribas and PersonalFn.
Apart from the fund management charges, this scheme appears to be an excellent one where there are no entry or exit loads. Investors having faith in Quantum AMC can bet their money on Nifty for a long term. Table of Contents
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2 Comments: Post your Comments

Anonymous said...(on 26 May 2008 at 06:31 )  

Excellent Article Man!
You answered all the questions that one can have before applying. Keep up the good work and your site!

Vinay said...(on 26 May 2008 at 06:33 )  

Really nice investment this is...whatever is called ETF.
I've been playing around on NIFTY ETF's as a trader and due to the recent volatility have made a lot of money.
The good thing is that I dont see much risk here, as the share is not just one single company. It's a index share.
Thanks Sobhit for the useful advice

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