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Real estate or stock market: Make investment decision based on conviction

Stick to asset class you are confident about and are certain that you stay with them for the long term

investment bankers

Deepesh Raghaw
Amit earned a reasonable return on his mutual fund investment made 15 years back. Roshan invested Rs 50 lakh in a residential property 15 years ago and the value grew to Rs 2 crore. He was proud of this investment decision.

Roshan joins Twitter where he is told that 4X over 15 years is a return of just 9.7per cent per annum. “If he had invested this in the stock markets, his investment would have grown to around Rs 4 crore,” he was told. Roshan wonders if he made the wrong choice.

No, he did not make a wrong choice.

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First Published: Feb 17 2023 | 7:52 PM IST

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