Mutual Funds Investment with DBS Treasures

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What Are Mutual Funds?

Mutual Funds are an instrument and pattern for managing funds/capital for a group of investors managed by Investment Managers to be invested in an investment portfolio and has been registered and supervised by the Financial Services Authority (OJK), which allows investors to invest their money in equities, bonds, money markets or other securities as stated in the Mutual Fund prospectus. Mutual Funds consist of various types including Money Market Mutual Funds, Fixed Income Mutual Funds, Equity Mutual Funds, Balanced Mutual Funds.

What Are Equities?

Equities mark an individual or business entity's equity participation in a company or Limited Liability Company, which gives rights to the company's income and assets. The price of equities tends to fluctuate based on the level of demand and supply for these equities, with many factors such as company performance, interest rates, inflation, to social and political conditions.

Equities are among investment instruments that are in great demand by investors, because they offer the most attractive potential returns.

Types of Mutual Funds?

  • Money Market Mutual Funds are investments which portfolio consist of short-term assets or maturities of less than one year, of high quality, and using assets that are easier to liquidate.

  • Fixed Income Mutual Funds are Mutual Funds which portfolio is mostly invested in fixed income instruments such as securities and bonds.

  • Balanced Mutual Funds are Mutual Funds that invest in various instruments such as money market, bonds, and equities.

  • Equity Mutual Funds are Mutual Funds which portfolio is mostly invested in equities of companies listed on the stock exchange.

 

Features and Benefits of Mutual Funds Investment

  • Increasing Diversification
    The fund is managed by diversifying ownership to a wealth of instruments; diversification can lower investment risks.

  • Daily Liquidity
    Holders of Mutual Funds can sell their assets based on the net asset value price on the same day.

  • Professional Investment Managers
    Mutual Funds are managed by portfolio managers to supervise and monitor the investment fund strategy.

  • Flexible Investment Capital
    Offer participation in investments that might only be available for investors with larger capitals.

  • Government Supervision
    Mutual funds are regulated by the government and registered and supervised by the Financial Services Authority (OJK).

  • Transparent and Easily Compared Performance
    All Mutual Funds are required to report the same information to investors, so it is easier for investors to make comparisons between one product and another.

Requirements of Mutual Investments at DBS Treasures?

  • Minimum 18 - 21 years old or already married

  • Have e-KTP (electronic identity card)

  • Have NPWP (Tax Identification Number)

  • Have an account with DBS Treasures priority banking

  • Fill the “Mutual Funds Transaction Form” and “Risk Profile Questionnaire – Terms and Conditions of Mutual Funds and Foreign Exchange Investment Product"

What is the Minimum Investment in Mutual Funds?

The minimum value of Mutual Fund transactions at DBS Treasures differs depending on the type of product and the minimum unit of participation set by the Investment Manager.

How Long is the Mutual Funds Investment Period at DBS Treasures?

The Mutual Funds investment period varies, and you can choose the ones suitable to your investment goals. The recommended investment period is approximately 1-3 years, 3-5 years, depending on the product you buy and the financial goals you want to achieve. However, you can sell the product or redeem your investment at any time.

What is the Return on Mutual Funds Investment?

Based on historical data, Mutual Funds have the potential return of around 7% to 8% per year. Even the average can reach 9%. Of all types of Mutual Funds, Money Market Mutual Funds have the lowest potential return, which is around 4.5% to 5.5% per year. However, this is also in line with the risks of each type of Mutual Fund.

Comparison Chart Between Types of Mutual Funds

What are the Risks of Mutual Funds Investment?

  • Impairment Risk
    One of the causes of Mutual Funds fluctuations is the changing value of the assets in it. Equity Mutual Funds have a high risk because equities can fluctuate in the short term. In contrast to Money Market Mutual Funds, which have low risk because the portfolio includes Fixed Deposits and Bonds that matures in less than a year.

  • Liquidity Risk
    Liquidity is related to the process of disbursing Mutual Funds. This risk arises when the Investment Manager is late in providing funds to pay for the redemption made by the investor.

  • Default Risk

    This risk is known as credit risk or default. This happens if the Investment Manager's business partners fail to fulfil their obligations. The risk of default certainly affects the performance of the Mutual Fund.

  • Economic and Political Risks

    Economic and political developments, both locally and globally, also have an effect. Either to the government policy or the views of investors. Therefore you need to pay attention to its development.

DISCLAIMER

Prospective investors need to understand the risks, must read and understand the prospectus before deciding to invest in Mutual Funds, as past performance cannot be used as a benchmark for future performance.

What is the Purpose of Investing in Mutual Funds?

  • For emergency fund needs can be categorised for Money Market Mutual Funds.

  • For short - medium term needs, can be categorised for Fixed Income Mutual Funds.

  • For medium to long term needs, can be categorised for Balanced Mutual Funds, and.

  • For long-term needs - can be categorised for Equity Mutual Funds investment.

How Do Mutual Funds Work?

  • Investment Manager will gather and manage funds from Clients.

  • The total funds that have been gathered will be invested in a number of investment instruments as stated in the prospectus.

  • Clients will receive a report on a regular basis from the Investment Manager about the funds invested.

How to Invest in Mutual Funds with DBS Treasures?

  1. Make sure you use funds that have been allocated specifically for investment.

  2. If you are a new investor, you can easily create an investor identity (SID) via the digibank by DBS Application.

  3. Discuss your risk profile and investment strategy with DBS Treasures Relationship Manager.

  4. Choose the right product in the digibank by DBS Application based on tthe categories of Best Performance, Most Popular, and Best Scoring as analysed by Infovesta.

You can enjoy the benefits of investing in Mutual Funds by becoming a priority banking Client of DBS Treasures, minimum fund placement of IDR 500 mio. Gain a wealth management strategy that is personalised and consistently communicated to you, so you can confidently make the right move at the right time.

 

 

How to Invest in Mutual Funds

  1. Make sure you use funds that have been allocated specifically for investment.

  2. If you are a new investor, you can easily create an investor identity (SID) via the digibank by DBS Application.

  3. Discuss your risk profile and investment strategy with DBS Treasures Relationship Manager.

  4. Choose the right product in the digibank by DBS Application based on tthe categories of Best Performance, Most Popular, and Best Scoring as analysed by Infovesta.

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