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To generate alpha, investors should opt for factor-based funds: Experts

As they have a short history, take only a small exposure to these funds initially in your satellite portfolio

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Sanjay Kumar Singh  |  New Delhi 

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Several factor-based index and exchange-traded (ETFs) have been launched in India based on strategies like low volatility, value, equal weight, quality, momentum and so on. Since these products have been around for only a short while, experts suggest should begin by taking a small exposure to them, which they may increase as they gain confidence.

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First Published: Fri, April 02 2021. 06:10 IST
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