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Debt/ Fixed Income

Principal Low Duration Fund(Fresh Subscription Discontinued.View Notice)

(An open ended low duration debt scheme investing in instruments such that the Macaulay duration of the portfolio is between 6 months and 12 months)

This product is suitable for investors who are seeking*

  • Income over a short term investment horizon
  • Investment in Debt & Money Market Instruments

 *Investors should consult their financial advisers if in doubt about whether the product is suitable for them.

To generate regular income & capital appreciation through investments in debt securities and money market instruments.

Fund Manager:
Mr. Pankaj Jain
Allotment Date:
September 14, 2004
CRISIL Low Duration Debt Index

Under normal circumstances,the asset allocation would be as follows:

Types of Instruments

% of Net Assets

Risk Profile

Debt & Money Market Instruments (including cash & CBLO) Up to 100% Low to Medium

Investment in Securitised Debt may be up to 50% of the net assets of the Scheme. The Scheme may also invest up to 50% of net assets of the

Scheme in such derivative instruments as may be introduced from time to time for the purpose of hedging and portfolio balancing and other uses as may be permitted under the SEBI (Mutual Funds) Regulations, 1996.

Investment in Securities lending – up to 20% of the net assets.

Investment in the units of Liquid/ Money Market/ Debt Mutual Fund Scheme(s) shall not exceed 5% of the net asset value of the mutual fund.

Macaulay Duration of the portfolio shall be maintained between 6 months and 12 months.

Regular Plan and Direct Plan.
Both the Plan offer Dividend & Growth Option Dividend Frequencies (under both the Plan) - Daily /Weekly/Monthly

Exit Load:


New Investor: 5000/-
Existing Investor: 1000/-

3.00 p.m.

In respect of purchase/switch-in of units for an amount equal to or more than 2 Lakhs, the closing NAV (Net Asset Value) of the day shall be applicable subject to realisation of the funds upto 3.00 p.m. and receipt of application (duly time stamped).

Please check the disclosure page for the current expense ratio.
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Minimum No. & Amt.


6 installments of 2000/- each.


6 installments of 500/- each.


6 installments of 1000/- each.

Disclaimer - "Mutual Fund investments are subject to market risks, read all scheme related documents carefully"