Best Mutual Funds for Retirement Planning

Retirement life is termed as second innings of one’s life after years of hard work. One gets time to fulfil long cherished dreams like travelling and pursuing a hobby like music or sports. A comfortable retirement life requires regular income which needs to be planned during working years only. Start early and invest in best mutual funds for retirement to ensure a regular flow of income for whole life.

Model Solution for Retirement Planning
Preferred Plans for age years for risk profile

Row Product Name
1 Yr (%)
3 Yr (%)

5 Yr (%)
Fund Value of ₹ 10,000
Invested Per Month (5 Years)


Equity - Large Cap Fund

Benchmark Return






914742 /-

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Equity - Large & Mid Cap Fund

Benchmark Return






1026970 /-

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Equity - Flexi Cap Fund

Benchmark Return






1067178 /-

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Hybrid - Aggressive Hybrid Fund

Benchmark Return






845729 /-

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tip TIP : Retirement fund should be at least 200 times of required monthly income.

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Suggested Assest Allocation

  • Equity-FLEXI CAP (50%)
  • Equity-HYBRID (25%)
  • Equity-LARGE CAP (25%)

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At what age should I start retirement planning?

Early the better. It is never too early to start planning and saving for retirement.

Today’s monthly expenses has to be adjusted with inflation to know the cost of monthly requirement at retirement. The corpus is to be accumulated by the time of retirement which can provide income for next 20-25 years.

After knowing the corpus requirement at retirement, you may start with monthly or lumpsum investment that suits your budget. You may later increase your investments to fill the shortfall, if any.

The best investment options vary for each investor and are dependent upon investor’s current age, availability of funds and risk taking capacity of the investor.

Mutual fund investments are regulated by government through SEBI. Risk/safety in mutual funds depends upon the type of fund in which investments are made.

Rate of return on investments depends upon the type of investment chosen. In safer funds/investments, the historical returns have been 8-9% per annum while in growth investments, 12-15% returns can be expected over a period of 5 years and more.

The amount accumulated at the time of retirement is to be invested in such a way that it can generate regular income for an investor for next 20-25 years which get credited regularly to investor’s account through systematic withdrawal plan (SWP).

Your mode of investment shall depend upon availability of funds. However, for retirement planning, a combination of lumpsum and monthly investment is suggested.

When we invest a fixed amount on a predefined interval in a mutual fund scheme, it is called systematic investment plan (SIP). E.g. Investing 2000/- per month on 10th of every month.

To start a SIP investment, one cheque is required with application form which also includes ECS mandate form. As the ECS mandate gets registered with the bank, the fixed SIP amount starts getting deducted every month on the chosen date directly from bank account.

Aadhar and PAN card of the investor are mandatory. Investment can be made through investor’s bank account only.

Rebate under section 80C is available for certain type of funds.

SIP can be stopped anytime at one month notice to mutual fund company. Amount already invested till the SIP stopped will remain invested until withdrawn.

Yes, more amount can be added to existing investments anytime.

The money can be withdrawn in case there is an extreme emergency from funds which do not have a lock-in period, subject to exit load or taxes, if applicable.

Taxation on gains is dependent upon various factors and can be discussed individually with the financial advisor.

All investments are subject to market risk. However, our researchers make sure that your investments reap you the best possible returns. At any time, if the fund is not performing up to our expectations, we will review and revise your portfolio in order to continue to get the desired result.

In case of an unfortunate event, the investment is transferred on nominee’s name after completion of required documentation.

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All investments are subject to market risk. However, our researchers make sure that your investments reap you the best possible returns. At any time, if the investment is not performing up to our expectations, we will review and revise your portfolio in order to continue to get the desired result.

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