One of the greatest benefits of mutual fund investment is that it allows for very low minimum investment amounts. This means that starting an investment is more feasible to a greater number of people.

Below are some funds with very low minimum investment amount.

ELSS Mutual Funds with Low Minimum Investment Amount

Aditya Birla Sun Life Tax Relief 96

aditya birla tax saver 96

This is one of the oldest tax savings funds in India. It was launched in 1996 as the name suggests. It has given a stellar return of around 26% since inception.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
 Aditya Birla SL Tax Relief 96  Rs 500

Reliance Tax Saver Fund

reliance tax saver fundReliance Tax Saver is a very good tax fund. In the last 1 year, it gave returns in excess of 37% per annum.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
Reliance Tax Saver Fund  Rs 500

 

Large-cap Mutual Funds with Low Minimum Investment Amount

Reliance Top 200 Fund

reliance top 200

Reliance Top 200 is a large-cap fund with an incredibly low minimum investment amount of only Rs 100.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
Reliance Top 200  Rs 100

SBI Bluechip Fund

sbi bluechip fund

SBI Bluechip Fund is one of the best performing large-cap funds in the market today. It has given returns in excess of 18% per annum over a 5 year period.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
SBI Bluechip Fund  Rs 500

Mid-cap Mutual Funds with Low Minimum Investment Amount

 

L&T Midcap Fund

l&t midcap fundL&T Midcap Fund is a fund that has performed exceptionally well in the last 1 year giving returns in excess of 43% in the last 1 year.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
L&T Midcap Fund  Rs 500

L&T India Value Fund

l&t india value fund

L&T India Value Fund gave returns in excess of 34% in the last 1 year. It’s expense ratio is also fairly low for a midcap fund.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
L&T India Value Fund  Rs 500

Small-cap Mutual Funds with Low Minimum Investment Amount

 

Reliance Small Cap Fund 

reliance smal cap

Reliance Small Cap Fund is easily one of the best performing small cap funds out there in the market right now. It has an incredibly low minimum investment amount of only Rs 100.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
Reliance Small Cap  Rs 100

L&T Emerging Businesses Fund

l&t emerging businesses fund

Another great performing small cap fund – L&T Emerging Businesses Fund has given a return of 54.53% over the last 1 year.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
L&T Emerging Businesses Fund  Rs 500

 

Multi-cap Mutual Funds with Low Minimum Investment Amount

 

DSP BlackRock Opportunities Fund

dsp blackrock opportunities fund

DSP BlackRock Opportunities Fund is another great fund which has given returns in excess of 30% over the last 1 year.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
DSP BlackRock Opportunities Fund  Rs 500

Motilal Oswal MOSt Focused Multicap 35 Fund

motilal oswal most focused mutlicap 35 fund

This fund is one of the most popular mutlicap funds in the market today. It has performed exceptionally well since its launch. In the last 1 year, it gave nearly 33%.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
Motilal Oswal Most Focused 35  Rs 1000

Balanced Mutual Funds with Low Minimum Investment Amount

 

Reliance Regular Savings Fund

reliance regular savings fund

Another great fund from Reliance – this fund has given a return of 27.63% over the last 1 year which is very good for a balanced fund. It has an incredibly low minimum investment amount too – Rs 100.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
Reliance Regular Savings Fund  Rs 100

Tata Retirement Saving Fund – Moderate Plan

tata retirement savings fund

This Tata balanced fund has performed exceptionally well for a balanced fund. in the last 1 year, it gave returns in excess of 32%.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
Tata Retirement – Moderate Plan  Rs 500

Debt Mutual Funds with Low Minimum Investment Amount

 

Reliance Floating Rate Fund

reliance floating rate fund

This fund has given 8.18% returns over the last 5 years which shows this fund’s consistent performance.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
Reliance Floating Rate Fund  Rs 100

Franklin India Low Duration Fund

franklin india low duration fund

This fund has given nearly 8% returns over the last 1 year and over a period of 5 years, it has given around 9% per annum which is very good performance.

Fund Name
Minimum Investment Amount
Franklin India Low Duration  Rs 500

 

Most of the funds mentioned here in this list of funds with the lowest minimum amount are also a part of another list: Grow 30 – Best Mutual Funds to Invest in 2018. 

Happy investing!