NRI from all over the world (excluding U.S.A. & Canada) can invest in this fund


HDFC Gilt Fund Growth for NRI [51.19]

Min Investment


Fund Size

2,372.78 Cr

Expense Ratio


Exit Load


SBNRI is a certified Mutual Fund distributor registered with Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI) with Reg. No. 246671



NAV as on 15 Jul 24, 12:00 AM

moderate risk

government bond


NAV as on 15 Jul 24, 12:00 AM

moderate risk

government bond



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About HDFC Gilt Fund Growth for NRIs

NRIs can achieve long-term capital appreciation by investing in the HDFC Gilt Fund Growth scheme from HDFC Asset Management Co Ltd. It is a Government Bond mutual fund scheme that predominantly invests in Government Bond stocks of companies. Launched on Jul 2001, HDFC Gilt Fund Growth is Government Bond fund of its category with 2,372.78 Cr fund under management as on Jul 2024. The expense ratio of this fund is less than that of most other Fund category Government Bond funds.

  • HDFC Gilt Fund Growth delivered 7.6% annual returns during the last year. It has delivered 7.3% average annual returns since the fund was launched.
  • HDFC Gilt Fund Growth scheme tends to consistently deliver higher returns than most schemes in the same category.
  • The scheme has predominantly invested in gilt

Fund Objective

To generate credit risk-free returns through investments in sovereign securities issued by the Central Government and / or State Government.There is no assurance that the investment objective of the Scheme will be realized.

Top 10 Holdings

7.18% Govt Stock 2033


7.3% Govt Stock 2053


7.26% Govt Stock 2033


7.18% Govt Stock 2037


7.17% Govt Stock 2030


7.26% Govt Stock 2032


7.1% Govt Stock 2034


7.25% Govt Stock 2063


6.79% Govt Stock 2029


Gujarat (Government of) 7.64%


Fund Managers

  1. Anil Bamboli (Sep 2007 - Present)
  2. Dhruv Muchhal (Jun 2023 - Present)

Key Information

View Scheme Document

HDFC Gilt Fund Growth SIP Calculator

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NRI Mutual Fund Tax on HDFC Gilt Fund Growth

Just like for resident investors, capital gains from mutual fund investments are subject to income tax for NRI investors.

Fund TypeShort-term Capital Gains (STCG) TaxLong-term Capital Gains (LTCG) Tax
Equity mutual funds15%10% (above Rs. 1 lakh LTCG) without indexation*
Debt & other types of fundsAt tax slab rate20% with indexation benefits

How can NRIs invest in HDFC Gilt Fund Growth?

NRIs and OCIs can download the SBNRI app to invest in mutual funds from the country of their residence. Here are a few simple steps you need to take:

  • Complete your NRI KYC: Type in your personal details and attach supporting documents, like:
  • PAN Number
  • Overseas address proof: Any of – Water/electricity bill, postpaid mobile/internet bill, rent agreement, driving license, etc.
  • Passport – front and back
  • Passport size photograph
  • signature

If all details are correct, your KYC will be approved within 7 to 8 business days.

  • Onboarding: After KYC, you need to share the following details to complete onboarding process and start investing in HDFC Gilt Fund Growth
  • Onboarding: After KYC, you need to share the following details to complete onboarding process and start investing:
  • City and country of birth
  • NRE/NRO bank account statement/ canceled cheque for the latest 3 months
  • Nominee details

Frequently Asked Questions