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Don't redeem your investments during times of crisis, advise experts

They say holding on to multi-cap and mid-caps will reap rich returns

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Coronavirus | Investment strategy | Indian equities

Joydeep Ghosh  |  New Delhi 

Stock market indices may have recovered from its March-lows, but investors in pure equity funds don’t seem too enthused. The June data from the Association of Mutual Funds in India shows that flows into equity schemes have fallen to a four-year low of just Rs 249 crore. Even the systematic investment plan (SIP) book fell to a dismal Rs 196 crore.

There are many reasons for this weak show. The most important: Many investors are facing a fund crunch due to layoffs or salary cuts. So, they have either resorted to reducing or entirely stopping their investments. Also, industry ...

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First Published: Fri, July 17 2020. 16:49 IST
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