HDFC Small-cap fund was incepted in April 2008 and has generated a huge return of 13.80% since its inception. This HDFC mutual fund has a total AUM of Rs.10,033 crores as of 28th February 2021. The expense ratio for a regular fund is 2.08%. The fund NAV was at Rs.52.32 as of 28th February 2021 and has increased to Rs.53.47 as of 15th March 2021. The 1-year returns for HDFC Small-cap Fund are at 64.49%, while the 5-year returns are at 17.12%. The minimum investment amount in case of a lump sum is Rs.5,000 and Rs.1,000 for additional investment. For SIP investments the minimum amount is Rs.500. Taxes as per equities are applicable on gains on the fund. HDFC Small-cap Fund is suitable for investors who have a high-risk appetite and are looking to invest for the long term.