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Coronavirus: Right time to invest in equities via SIP route, say experts

The benchmark Sensex crashed more than 12 per cent in this month so far, falling from 34,000 level to 29,000 level

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Indian stock markets have seen significant downtrend in recent weeks, amid the coronavirus pandemic tightening its grip in the country, but experts believe it is the right time to start investing in equities through SIP route for the long term as the current valuations are juicy.
They believe that healthcare and telecom sectors are expected to perform well in this prevailing situation.
Nippon India Mutual FundED and CEO SundeepSikka saidinvestors should invest in exchange traded funds (ETFs) and index funds as these have certain amount of 'assured liquidity' due to the very structure of the product.
Yes AMC CEO Kanwar Vivek advisedto stay

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First Published: Mar 29 2020 | 1:04 PM IST

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