Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth

Equity · Multi Cap
Min Lumpsum
0.39 %
Expense Ratio
Fund Size (in Cr)
2 Years
Fund Age
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Monthly Investment
Max: ₹1,00,000
Investment Period
Max: 1 yrs
  • Invested Amount
  • Wealth Gained
  • Expected Amount

Scheme Performance

Returns and Ranks ( as on 29 September 2023 )
1Y1Y 3Y3Y 5Y5Y MaxMax
Trailing Returns 31.9% - - 15.7%
Category Average 18.2% 21.6% 13.9% -

Scheme Allocation

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Holdings Sector Instrument Asset
Maruti Suzuki Automobile Equity 6.49%
Hero Motocorp Automobile Equity 3.48%
Power Fin.Corpn. Finance Equity 3.2%
Bank of Baroda Banks Equity 3.15%
NTPC Power Generation & Distribution Equity 3.06%
Shriram Finance Finance Equity 2.85%
Kalpataru Proj. Capital Goods - Electrical Equipment Equity 2.55%
Reliance Industr Refineries Equity 2.52%
ITC Tobacco Products Equity 2.29%
Century Plyboard Miscellaneous Equity 2.23%
South Ind.Bank Banks Equity 2.06%
Zomato Ltd E-Commerce/App based Aggregator Equity 2.06%
Navneet Educat. Printing & Stationery Equity 2.03%
Life Insurance Insurance Equity 1.99%
IndusInd Bank Banks Equity 1.98%
Tech Mahindra IT - Software Equity 1.85%
Fortis Health. Healthcare Equity 1.7%
Ambuja Cements Cement Equity 1.69%
Ashoka Buildcon Infrastructure Developers & Operators Equity 1.68%
GAIL (India) Gas Distribution Equity 1.62%
Radico Khaitan Alcoholic Beverages Equity 1.57%
Kansai Nerolac Paints/Varnish Equity 1.56%
Firstsour.Solu. IT - Software Equity 1.47%
Indian Bank Banks Equity 1.45%
Sun TV Network Entertainment Equity 1.45%
Sun Pharma.Inds. Pharmaceuticals Equity 1.31%
Heritage Foods FMCG Equity 1.3%
HDFC Bank Banks Equity 1.3%
AAVAS Financiers Finance Equity 1.28%
Carborundum Uni. Capital Goods-Non Electrical Equipment Equity 1.25%
Zee Entertainmen Entertainment Equity 1.25%
United Spirits Alcoholic Beverages Equity 1.24%
Rolex Rings Auto Ancillaries Equity 1.21%
Mphasis IT - Software Equity 1.16%
United Breweries Alcoholic Beverages Equity 1.15%
Pokarna Miscellaneous Equity 1.14%
Infosys IT - Software Equity 1.09%
H P C L Refineries Equity 1.09%
Emami FMCG Equity 1.07%
Alkem Lab Pharmaceuticals Equity 1.06%
Mahindra Life. Construction Equity 1.05%
Bandhan Bank Banks Equity 1.05%
Subros Auto Ancillaries Equity 1%
Jubilant Food. Quick Service Restaurant Equity 0.99%
Max Financial Finance Equity 0.99%
J & K Bank Banks Equity 0.97%
Persistent Sys IT - Software Equity 0.95%
J B Chem & Pharm Pharmaceuticals Equity 0.84%
PVR Inox Entertainment Equity 0.83%
PNC Infratech Construction Equity 0.82%
Interglobe Aviat Air Transport Service Equity 0.82%
HCL Technologies IT - Software Equity 0.82%
Federal Bank Banks Equity 0.78%
Bharti Airtel Telecomm-Service Equity 0.76%
M & M Fin. Serv. Finance Equity 0.71%
Bharat Electron Electronics Equity 0.66%
Utkarsh Small F. Banks Equity 0.58%
KNR Construct. Construction Equity 0.57%
V-Mart Retail Retail Equity 0.57%
Tata Chemicals Chemicals Equity 0.26%
Jio Financial Finance Equity 0.24%
Prataap Snacks FMCG Equity 0.24%
Ideaforge Tech Engineering Equity 0.21%
Barbeque-Nation Quick Service Restaurant Equity 0.15%
Hind. Unilever FMCG Equity 0.13%
J K Cements Cement Equity 0.11%
Orient Cement Cement Equity 0.02%
Axis Bank Banks Equity 0%
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Sectors Asset
Banks 12.85%
Automobiles 9.79%
Finance 8.7%
Debt 6.1%
Construction 5.67%
IT-Software 5.23%
Consumer Durables 4.9%
Diversified FMCG 4.38%
Petroleum Products 4.14%
Pharmaceuticals & Biotech 3.45%
Power 2.98%
Entertainment 2.83%
Insurance 2.64%
Beverages 2.57%
Retailing 2.5%
Auto Components 2.39%
Cement & Cement Products 2.04%
Printing & Publication 1.97%
Healthcare Services 1.87%
Gas 1.78%
Food Products 1.58%
Industrial Products 1.41%
Commercial Services & Sup 1.38%
Others 1.14%
Leisure Services 1.14%
Aerospace & Defense 1.06%
Personal Products 1.06%
Realty 1.01%
Transport Services 0.93%
Telecom-Services 0.84%
Chemicals & Petrochemical 0.27%
Cash & Others -0.6%
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Exit Load

Exit Load For redemption/switch out of upto 10% of the initial investment amount (limit) purchased or switched in within 1 year from the date of allotment: Nil. 1.00% - If units redeemed or switched out are in excess of the limit within 1 year from the date of allotment. Nil - If units are redeemed or switched out on or after 1 year from the date of allotment.

Fund Objective

The Kotak Multi Cap Fund is a diversified equity scheme launched on September 29, 2021, with a benchmark of Nifty 500 Multicap 50:25:25 Total Return Index. It manages nearly Rs 4125 crores of total assets under it. This fund is being managed by Mr. Harsha Upadhyaya, Mr. Abhishek Bisen, Mr. Devender Singhal, and Mr. Arjun Khanna.

Pros & Cons

Pros Cons

Kotak Multi Cap has a relatively lower expense ratio of just 0.67%, making it a very profitable fund to invest in.

A very high AUM of this fund gets the investor lower returns in the future than what they had originally invested.
The annualised returns during 1Y, 5Y, and 10Y are higher than the fund’s category average. The 3Y annualised returns tend to be lower than its category average by 0.06 %.
For long-term investors, it especially proves to be useful owing to its returns and stock valuation.

How to invest?

5paisa makes it convenient and easy for investors to make investment transactions in the Kotak Multi Cap fund, regardless of their experience or finances. The procedure is simplified, taking only a small period of time to be completed, and does not include much complex paperwork at any point because most of it is online and virtual.

Investing in the Kotak Multi Cap fund requires a healthy amount of wealth on the investor’s part, as the market of this fund is highly risky. Only if you are a conditioned and well-versed investor should you proceed.

What is the expense ratio of the Kotak Multi Cap Fund?

When it comes to the Kotak Multi Cap fund, the Expense Ratio is the proportion visualising the yearly fees to be obligatorily paid to the Kotak company for the firm’s management of the shareholder’s interests in the fund.

Who should invest?

According to SEBI regulations, investors in Kotak Multi Cap funds do not need to be particular and scrupulous in their approach to investment. Based on market capitalisation, a large-cap fund can only invest in the stocks of the top 100 firms.

Along similar lines, small-cap funds can invest in companies that are ranked below 250 and below so. But Kotak Multi Cap fund may overlook this criterion without a problem.

Investors choosing Kotak Multi Cap funds are exposed to the many risks which come with dabbling in the stock market. In the short and medium-term markets, there can be much volatility. Thus, investors need to be aware of these before considering investments in Kotak Multi cap.

It is also essential that investors have to set out a clearly outlined investment path and strategy while investing in the Kotak Multi Cap fund.

What are the benefits of investing in the Kotak Multi Cap Fund?

  • Since its inception, the Kotak Multi Cap Fund has consistently returned an average of 6.73% annually for its investors (CAGR).
  • To date, no investor has, for at least five years, experienced a loss in their positions. Over a 5-year time horizon, the fund has provided a minimum return of 10%, palpably above its benchmark.
  • Since markets are at an all-time high, investors get confused as to where to invest their precious money. Kotak Multi Cap fund helps them to choose the stability of Large-cap funds while getting the benefits of small and mid-cap categories.
  • Kotak Multicap Fund gives investors the features and power of all the diverse cap funds in a unified package. This fund invests in the optimal combination of large-cap, mid-cap, and small-cap stocks that coordinate collectively as a dream team and create win-win opportunities for the investor.
  • This fund is highly adjustable. When the economy is booming, the fund manager can select higher exposure in small-cap and mid-cap stocks so as to take advantage of their rapid growth. On the other hand, when the economy is in recession, a higher exposure in large-cap stocks may be easily chosen.

Fund Managers

Harsha Upadhyaya - Fund Management and Equity Research - Fund Manager

Harsha Upadhyaya has 23 years of experience in the field. He is a Certified Treasury Analyst and Treasury MBA at the Indian Institute of Management in Lucknow. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the National Institute of Technology of Suratkal. Mr Upadhyaya has been involved in fund management and equity research for over 20 years. As of March 2019, he currently manages over Rs. 625 billion in assets and manages funds.


Peer Comparison

Fund Name

AMC Contact Details

Kotak Mahindra Mutual Fund
3,12,371 Cr
27 BKC, C-27, G Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra(E), Mumbai - 400 051.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How to invest in Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth ?

You can invest in Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth in a quick and simple process. Follow the below steps;
  • Login to your 5paisa account, Go to the Mutual Funds section.
  • Search for Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth in the search box.
  • Click on "Start SIP" if you wish to do a SIP or click on “One-time” if you wish to invest a lumpsum amount then click on "Invest Now"

What is the NAV of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth ?

The NAV of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth is ₹13.5 as of 29 September 2023.

How to redeem Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth holding ?

You can go to your holding on the app and click on the fund name you will get two options Invest More and Redeem; click on redeem and enter the amount or units you desire to redeem or you can tick on “Redeem all units”.

What is the minimum sip amount of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth?

The minimum SIP amount of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth is ₹100

What are the top sectors Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth has invested in?

The top sectors Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth has invested in are
  1. Banks - 12.85%
  2. Automobiles - 9.79%
  3. Finance - 8.7%
  4. Debt - 6.1%
  5. Construction - 5.67%

Can I make investments in both the SIP and Lump Sum schemes of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth?

Yes, You can select both SIP or Lumpsum investment of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth based on your investment objective and risk tolerance.

How much returns have Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth generated ?

The Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth has delivered 15.7% since inception

What is the expense ratio of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth ?

The expense ratio of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth is 0.39 % as of 29 September 2023.

What is the AUM of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth?

The AUM of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth is ₹3,12,371 Cr as of 29 September 2023

What are the top stock holdings of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth?

The top stock holdings of Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth are
  1. Maruti Suzuki - 6.49%
  2. Hero Motocorp - 3.48%
  3. Power Fin.Corpn. - 3.2%
  4. Bank of Baroda - 3.15%
  5. NTPC - 3.06%

How can I redeem my investments in Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth?

Step 1: Visit the fund house's website
Step 2: Log in to your account by adding Folio No. and M-Pin
Step 3: Click on Widhrawal > Redemption
Step 4: Select Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth in Scheme, enter the redemption amount, and click on submit button.

Is there any lock-in period for Kotak Multicap Fund - Direct Growth?

No, there is no lock-in period for Kotak Multicap Fund – Direct Growth.

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