Fixed Deposit vs Debt Funds

Fixed Deposit
Pre-Tax Return Investment Amount Redeemed / Maturity Amount Total Interest / Profit Amount Annual Interest / Return (%)
Fixed Deposit 100,000 105,198 5,198 5.2
HDFC Dynamic Debt Fund - Growth Option 100,000 103,026 3,026 3.03
Post Tax Return Pre-tax Interest / Profit Amount Capital Gains Tax Indexed Amount Income / Capital Gains Tax Post Tax Interest / Profit Amount
Fixed Deposit 5,198 Not Applicable Not Applicable 1,560 3,639
HDFC Dynamic Debt Fund - Growth Option 3,026 Short Term Not Applicable 908 2,118

Note: The Fixed deposit interest rate is based on historical State Bank of India Fixed deposit rates for different deposit terms. Short Term if term is less than 3 years. Long Term if term is more than three Years.