Distributor Centre
Distributor Centre

Who can become a Distribution Partner with BNP Paribas Mutual Fund?

Any of the following type of entities can be a Distribution Partner with BNP Paribas Mutual Fund:

  • Individual
  • Sole Proprietorships
  • Partnership Firms
  • Companies
  • Societies, Co-operatives & Trusts

How to become a Distribution Partner with BNP Paribas Mutual Fund?

If you wish to become a Distribution Partner with BNP Paribas Mutual Fund, you will need to follow the simple steps listed below:
  • If you are not already certified by The Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI), you will need to do so by taking the AMFI test program. For more details on the AMFI program and test, please visit www.amfiindia.com
  • You will then need to fill up an Distribution Partner Empanelment Form available on this web-site or contact any of the BNP Paribas Mutual Fund offices to obtain the form.
  • Depending on your type of entity, kindly attach the required documents along with the duly filled Distribution Partner Empanelment Form to your nearest BNP Paribas Mutual Fund branches.

Category of distributor Documents required in addition to the Distributor Empanelment Form
Individual Self-attested copy of the ARN Certificate of the individual and PAN Card.
Company
  • Self-attested copy of the ARN certificate of the company
  • Self-attested copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association of the company
  • List of authorised signatories with their signatures
  • Self-attested copy of the Board Resolution authorizing the company to undertake distribution of mutual fund products.
  • Self-attested copy of the list of Authorised Signatories of the company/ PAN Card
  • A one-time certificate stating that all their employees engaged in distribution of the products of mutual funds have obtained AMFI certification and their photo-identity card
Partnership Firm
  • Self-attested copy of the ARN certificate of the Partnership Firm
  • Self-attested copy of the Partnership Deed
  • Self-attested copy of the Authorised Signatories List of the partnership firm
Sole Proprietorship
  • Self-attested copy of the ARN certificate of the Sole Proprietorship
  • Self –attested copy PAN Card
Society, Co-operative or Trust
  • Self-attested copy of the Trust Deed / Letter of Incorporation / formation documents, as applicable
  • Self-attested copy of the ARN certificate of the Society, Co-operative or Trust
  • Self-attested copy of the Authorised Signatories List of the Society, Co-operative or Trust
  • A one-time certificate stating that all their employees engaged in distribution of the products of mutual funds have obtained AMFI certification and have obtained their photo-identity card

On receipt of your completed application form, BNP Paribas Mutual Fund shall review the same. Subject to your application being accepted by BNP Paribas Mutual Fund, you shall receive an empanelment form letter along with all the necessary documents and details.

You are now an empanelled distribution partner with BNP Paribas Mutual Fund.

Please note that as part of the regulations governing Distributors, you should be well versed with the SEBI guidelines and AMFI guidelines for intermediaries.