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Indian market has breadth and depth of firms to invest in: Sukumar Rajah

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Sukumar Rajah, senior managing director and director of portfolio management at Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity

Puneet Wadhwa New Delhi
With the Indian equity markets trading at record highs, Sukumar Rajah, senior managing director and director of portfolio management at Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, tells Puneet Wadhwa in an email interview that the spillover impact of the US Federal Reserve’s (Fed’s) monetary policy stance on emerging markets (EMs) is more limited now when juxtaposed with prior cycles. Edited excerpts:

Should global equity markets be worried as regards global central bank action, especially the Fed, over the next few months?

The monetary policy stance of the Fed will continue to be a factor influencing markets in the short term. However, we believe

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First Published: Jun 26 2023 | 6:04 AM IST

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