# What Is Lumpsum Calculator?

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This calculator determines the maturity amount of a present value lump sum investment, or a one-time investment, after a defined number of years. You need to key in the amount to be invested, investment horizon in number of years and expected rate of return to ascertain the maturity amount and the earning on the investment.

## Lumpsum Calculator

Investments in Mutual Funds can be broadly classified into two types- lumpsum and SIP. A lumpsum investment is when the depositor invests a significant sum of money on a particular mutual fund scheme. SIP or Systematic Investment Plan, on the other hand, entails the investment of smaller amounts on a monthly basis.

## How can this calculator Help You?

Mutual fund investors can use this calculator to figure out the estimated returns on their investments. Before getting into the benefits of using this calculator, one must know the types of return for a lumpsum investment.

- Absolute return
- Total return
- Annualised return
- Point to point return
- Trailing return
- Rolling return

It’s paramount that an investor understands all these types of returns in details to avail the maximum benefits from their mutual fund investments.